Planning a wedding in Stockholm
While it may not seem the most obvious setting for an overseas wedding, the Swedish capital of Stockholm has a lot going for it. Using a Stockholm wedding planner or not some tend to think of Stockholm as always being a little cold, thus an ideal setting for a winter wedding, but with the sun shining eighteen hours a day on this beautiful city in the summer months it really is sublime. Not as hot as some destinations like Greece or Italy granted, but every bit as stunning, and Sweden has the land of the midnight sun. So your Stockholm will have some sunshine.
There are plenty of stunning locations around Stockholm to give you a Scandinavian dream of a wedding. From the ancient to the ultra modern, the choice is yours. Having a wedding planner take you around is one way at looking at venues Villa Pauli is a beautiful venue owned privately. Located just 10 minutes outside Stockholm, this venue offers all types of rooms and due to its décor coming courtesy of a famous artist it’s a wonderful wedding setting.
If your ideal Stockholm wedding location is olde world, rustic and by a glorious lake then check out Stallmästaregården. Literally on the edge of Stockholm,This glorious treat is the home of Princess Victoria and the whole setting with the lake and grounds is a photographers dream. Getting the royal seal of approval for your wedding doesn’t happen very often but is the order of the day at Stallmästaregården.
There is an ethereal feel about the Villa Källhagen which makes it perfect for those seeking an informal wedding that is very much back to nature. Located by the sea, the photographic opportunities here are endless, absolutely gorgeous. The tranquil outdoor setting has to be seen to be appreciated, and there’s even a chance for a bit of star spotting as ABBA’s Benny Andersson lives just around the corner.
To make the most of these venues and show them off to their very best in your album nothing less than a top end photographer will do. The people, the settings, the light, the moments all need to combine to create an album of magic. When holding your wedding in such a venue as one of the above the essence of the day must be captured in both formal and informal shots. Having been the photographer of choice for many an overseas wedding I know what I’m talking about. You only get that once chance to capture your wedding day and if it is ruined mistiming the light or choosing the wrong spot then there is no way back unfortunately.
This is no more complicated than getting married in any other country, and much more easier that some! If you don’t speak Swedish chances are you will be using a Stockholm wedding planner to take of the details. One of their key roles is guide you through the legal side and the fact there are no residency rules regarding weddings the whole process is pretty straightforward. it is a very straightforward process when it comes to planning your dream wedding in Stockholm.