You did all your research on the weather for the date of your wedding. You checked forecast trends as far back as 25 years ago to see what the likelihood of precipitation chances are. Your thumbs got blisters from hitting refresh on your phone’s weather app, and you sent up tiny prayers for a clear sunny day – but there it is. That first tiny raindrop just hit your cheek, and it might as well be a biblical flood as far as you’re concerned. So what’s a girl to do?
Dance in the rain!
Embrace it! A bride and groom huddled together under an umbrella makes for romantic intimate photo magic! Break out those galoshes, wellies, and rain boots (they’re the same thing, but I love those words), grab a festive umbrella, layer a rain coat over your dress, and laugh about it! Because those photos are going to be better than you will have ever dreamt!
Here are a few favorite #tbt images (including photos from mine and William’s semi-wet wedding) of rainy wedding days we adore! Tell me – would you cash in on that wedding insurance and reschedule your big day for a sunnier one? Do you think it’s always a good idea to have a backup plan – somewhere to move the ceremony indoors, or rental tents just in case? Let me know!