Top 2022 wedding trends as coronavirus pandemic continues

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Sunday, January 9, 2022
Top 2022 wedding trends as COVID-19 pandemic continues
As many couples continue to plan weddings despite the ongoing pandemic, here are some upcoming trends for this season.

CHICAGO (WLS) -- For the past two years, the COVID-19 pandemic has altered many major life events, and weddings are a big one.

What's arguably one of the biggest moments in many people's lives has taken a back seat to COVID: from virtual ceremonies, to significantly scaled-back in-person guest lists, to postponing the "I do's" indefinitely.

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But as year three of this pandemic begins, many couples are choosing to tie the knot, despite COVID. If you're one of those couples, there are a few things to keep in mind that could make wedding planning a little easier.

Katie Brownstein, director of Marketing and Communications at Joy, shares some of the top wedding trends of 2022.