(Closed) Colors?

posted 10 years ago in Reception
Post # 3
1937 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

I had a really hard time with this….  it just kind of came with time.  I went through a few different ideas before finally deciding on black, ivory, and sage green.  Well, there isn’t really any green now, so it’s just black and ivory I guess.

Post # 4
2857 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2011 - Bartram's Garden

I just wanted something bright and warm. The colors came to me pretty easily.

Post # 5
113 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: November 2011

my fiance wanted a mi-evil themed wedding (i didn’t really like the theme because a lot of quebecer do that theme.) and have always loved royal colours…. so we have decided to go with deep red, plum, and gold to accentuate both of what we wanted

Post # 6
627 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

i’m a UNC girl through and through, and blue has always been my favorite color, so carolina blue and white and black just kind of seemed the obvious choice for me.

Post # 7
523 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I went through a lot of different ideas on colors. I think I went through all the colors in the rainbow and then some…drove my fiance crazy going back and forth…

in the end I ended up using my favorite color, a deep navy blue. From there I paired it with a pale gold, and added ivory. I’m going to add a pop of color with bright pink flowers.

Post # 8
1288 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2010 - Indiana Memorial Union

I used interior designs that I liked as inspiration. Seeing all of the colors in room like that helped me visualize better than just making up palettes.

Post # 10
368 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2010

Our colors are dark purple, lavender, and ivory. The reason we chose them is because purple is my favorite color! I wanted something springy but don’t like too much pastel or pink.

Post # 11
7152 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2010

Once we had it settled on a fall wedding…..the inspiration from the fall leaves became our colors. Apple red, tangerine orange, and gold accents.

Post # 12
2865 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

I went through a couple of versions.

I really liked orange and navy but it was too extreme. So I tried coral and navy but coral is a hard color to match consistantly
Then I tried yellow and navy but it seemed to nautical.
Then I liked yellow and grey but I don’t like yellow flowers so that was out.
Then I loved lavendar and grey but it totally clashed with our venue.

So I ended up picking ivory and champagne for our flowers but that seemed a little too boring for invites so I picked navy and pink for our invites and that’s how I ended up with 4 wedding colors. But I’m a graphic designer so I stress about things not matching.

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