Why Veil Weights Are A Must-Have for Your Outdoor Wedding Ceremony

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A wedding veil can be one of the most important and personal accessories a bride can wear on her special day. It can add an extra layer of elegance and romance to the bridal look, and can be the perfect finishing touch to complete the overall bridal outfit. However, with different veil lengths comes different challenges, which is where veil weights come in.

Veil weights are a must-have for brides with outdoor ceremonies, particularly those taking place on windy days. Without veil weights veils of almost any length can easily become a source of frustration if they flutter uncontrollably in the breeze.

Veil weights are small, discreet objects that are attached to the corners or edges of the veil to weigh it down, keeping it in place and preventing it from flying around in the wind. They are available in a variety of shapes and sizes, and can be made from a range of materials including crystals, pearls, and even fabric. Veil weights are magnetic, so they can easily be added or removed with ease without risk to a bride's veil.

While veil weights can especially be important on windy days for brides with finger-tip length veils or cathedral veils, veil weights can be used for veils of any size. For brides with shorter veils, such as a birdcage or shoulder-length veil, veil weights can still be useful in preventing the veil from slipping out of place or becoming tangled during the ceremony or reception. They can also help to keep the veil looking neat and structured throughout the day. When choosing veil weights, it's important to consider the length and weight of the veil itself.

In addition to their practical function, you can also choose veil weights that complement the overall style and aesthetic of your wedding dress and veil, as veil weights can also be a beautiful and unique addition to the bridal look. They can add a touch of sparkle or a pop of color, and can be customized to match the bride's jewelry or other accessories. Some brides even choose to incorporate family heirlooms into their veil weights, adding a sentimental touch to their wedding day ensemble.

Veil weights are an essential accessory for any bride, particularly those with outdoor ceremonies. They not only serve a practical purpose in keeping the veil in place, but can also add a unique and personal touch to the overall bridal look. By choosing veil weights that complement the style and weight of the veil, brides can ensure that their veil stays in place throughout the ceremony and remainder of the day, allowing them to focus on enjoying their special day without any distractions.

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