(Closed) Need help with colors

posted 4 years ago in Grooms/men
Post # 3
Hostess
8117 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2012

We did black suits and grey suits with light grey shirts. And the girls wore eggplant purple dresses too. Choose whatever you like, don’t worry about what’s been done! You have to love it! 

Post # 4
Member
9956 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2012

Hi @Rayswifey: I see this is your Debut Post on WBee… so a BIG Welcome to “the Hive”

Question… have you tried GOOGLING your colour choices for the Wedding

Such as – Purple and Orange Wedding –

GOOGLE IMAGES =  http://www.google.ca/search?q=purple+and+orange+wedding&rlz=1W1TSCA_enCA455&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=WCCgUYffD5Kq4APb9YCADA&sqi=2&ved=0CCsQsAQ&biw=1366&bih=612

Mess around with variables…

– Purple and Orange Groom – etc.

That usually brings up some great pics, ideas, inspiration…

OR there is always Pinterest.

Hope this helps,

 

Post # 5
Member
842 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

@Rayswifey:  I think you could do BMs in purple, and then groomsmen in black with purple shirt and a tie with orange stripes, similar to these:

Post # 6
Member
1735 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

@NLbride:  Yes, this is an excellent idea. OP, our guys wore purple shirts and very dark grey suits and looked fantastic. You can bring the orange in subtly with orange in the boutonniere or one of the very nice striped ties posted above.

Post # 7
Member
45377 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

@Rayswifey:  I think if you are willing to compromise and go with a white shirt, the colors could be pulled together with a purple and orange tie and/or boutonniere.

Black, purple and orange are all strong colors. I think a white shirt will make the groomsmen look dressy rather than costumey.

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