Did you know? The peacock is representative of glory, resurrection, renewal, royalty, integrity, kindness and beauty. Do some research and check out its historical and religious meanings to see if it is a perfect fit for your wedding!
The peacock themed wedding details are amazing! From royal blue to shimmering purple, the peacock’s bright feathers become an amazing wedding theme. Below you’ll see a few ideas for highlighting the peacock’s beauty and colors throughout your wedding.
No matter the hue, purple has a mystical feel that naturally pairs nicely with green. You can choose colors on the brighter side of the color wheel, such as lime green and violet, for a fun whimsical touch, or softer colors, such as lavender and lilac, for a softer romantic quality.
Fortunately, purple and green flowers and foliage are very abundant, making it easy to decorate your wedding ceremony and reception in these colors. Purple and green colors combination is one of my favorites! Some of my favorite purple flowers and plants are hydrangeas, daisies, carnations, hibiscus, and lavender. Other plants, such as succulents and artichokes are excellent too, because they are green with varying purple accents. Choosing lighter green flowers and leafage to go with your purple flowers will give you the highest contrast.
It perfectly combines two of the most popular in weddings colors – purple and green. I love this color palette not only because it’s really unique, but because it can be so various, depending on what purple and green shades you are going to use and which of these two colors will prevail over the other. I can imagine a dark purple winter wedding with few splashes of forest green here and there as well as I can imagine sweet and light lavender and lime green summer wedding. To help you get started, check out some of my favorite stunning photographs below.
With the fall season’s arrival we tend to choose darker colors and shades on daily basis. However, the same color and theme tendency is in fall wedding season. We reach for gloriously rich, deep and deliciously decadent darker tones, and one of the most favorite is plum. Plum color is a fresh and cool idea, kind of a shade of Pantone color 2014 – radiant orchid. I love the neutral decor palette and just some bright points of plum color, amazing cake and fresh flowers as centerpieces – everything looks so vibrancy and chic! It can be anywhere from your darling bridesmaids dresses to your own wedding gown, from invitations to comfy gifts for guests like Cashmere shawls for cold shoulders, from a wedding cake to your fall-inspired flower crown. By choosing such a bold color for decorating your upcoming fall wedding shouldn’t be overdone.
Finding the perfect color for your bridal party is not an easy task. As one of our articles series about theme and colors, today we bring you fabulous purple printed bridesmaid inspiration. As we know, floral prints are always a staple for spring weddings. So these printed bridesmaid dresses are perfect for garden weddings in the spring & summer. These dresses are just awesome, your girls will love them! The best thing about floral bridesmaid dresses is it versatility. Prints match with virtually any color palette that you choose. Feel to mix and match the colors. A floral-printed bridesmaid dress can shine the spotlight on your maid of honor or you can definitely let all your bridesmaids bloom in stunning print!
With so many bridesmaid dresses out there — and the ongoing trend to mix and match both color and silhouette — it’s no wonder many brides get overwhelmed when picking out dresses for their girls! Then your bestie breaks the (amazing!) news that she’s pregnant, and well, the task gets even harder! How do you find a dress that helps your friend feel like the positively glowing mama she is? Read on to find tips and tricks for choosing perfect maternity bridesmaid dresses for your pregnant girls.
- Selecting built-in bra dresses is a great option
Since your bestie is pregnant, her chest size can nearly double in pregnancy, so basically, your girlfriend definitely doesn’t want a free-bra bridesmaid dress.
- Let your girls pick the dresses
Your pregnant bridesmaid can select a gown that makes her feel the prettiest, and you can still keep a styled look across the whole wedding party. Tip: Ask your bridesmaids to stick with one fabric — like chiffon — or one off the rack designer.
- Consider an empire waist long dress
An empire waistline dress in full length is that the boning ends beneath the bust, offering support, but allowing room for a growing belly and make your pregnant bridesmaid to feel comfortable and perfectly pretty on your big day!
The wedding day is all about the bride and all eyes will be on her. So if she is comfortable and confident in whatever shade she is wearing, then so be it. Besides, fashion rules are the easiest to break, since there are little, if any, consequences. “Everything is purple in my wardrobe and my wedding dress will follow suit.” It’s great that many modern brides are bold enough to say yes to a colored wedding dress. However, it is usually incredibly hard to make a final decision. Today let me introduce you these amazing purple gowns that instantly got us mesmerized and thrilled.
Look at Dita Von Teese’s purple wedding gown, It was full of fabric so it didn’t do one ounce of justice to her bangin’ figure. But she did look like a 1930s version of Scarlett O’Hara. 2015 enchanting fairytale gowns with most elegant fabrics and intricate beadwork. Take a moment to look at all of the gorgeous dresses, I’m sure you’ll be stunned as much as we were. Get inspired!
The wedding of your son or daughter will be one of the most memorable events in your lifetime. Mother of the bride dress is the second most important dress in the wedding. For your daughter’s wedding, you’re going to need a gorgeous dress. Like bright colors, orange or yellow as the dress may stand out too much. If you like to wear something more subtle, a full length purple gown would be a good choice. If the wedding includes a church service for example, make sure that you have a matching wrap or a jacket go with your dress.
Looking for something that’s flattering and fabulous, season and venue of the wedding should help you and your mom narrow down the options. Before you go shopping for your mother of the bride dress, keep an open dialogue going about what she’s looking for in a dress. She should feel comfortable and happy in her dress. After all, this is the perfect opportunity to show off her chic style! It would be better to choose something more timeless with clean a line, it fits all different body types, the purple dress is a perfect example of a timeless dress as well.
Mothers who have trouble finding a fabulous purple dress or outfit, here are some beautiful styles for your consideration.
This is for all soft purple lovers! When it comes to wedding color palettes, there are so many amazing options to choose for your big day. If your groom is keen to avoid a very feminine wedding, having a lilac or lavender theme wedding is a great choice for a romantic or spring wedding. Compare with blush and baby pink, lilac and lavender is not only pretty and grace but without being too girly.
When lavender or lilac color used in a wedding, for one of the color schemes or all thing lavender or lilac, it can make your big day a success. You can dress your bridesmaids in shades of soft purple, have lavender in wedding cake deco, place settings, or combine the color lavender with lilac to make a perfect combination. Here I have some fabulous lavender and lilac combinations to share with you.
Before selecting bridesmaid jewelry, you need to consider the neckline of the dresses first. Pearls accessories are a classic look that match with any style of dress. Avoid to choose large necklaces and large dangling earrings if the neckline of the dress is in sweetheart, rounded or V neckline. If the bridesmaid dresses are in halter neckline, do not choose large hoop earrings. Just remember to keep the jewelry simple when buying jewelries for the bridesmaids. Exaggerated or large jewelry pieces leaned to be a distraction in the wedding photo shoots.
When selecting jewelries for the bridesmaids, there is no need to spend a great deal of money on the bridesmaid jewelries. The color of the dress is one of the most important factors to consider. If the dress is in dark purple, silver or grey jewelries would definitely a gorgeous and safe choice to go with dark purple dresses.
It is also a great idea to match the jewelry to the bridal jewelry worn by the bride as well. If the bride is wearing a pearl necklace, the bridesmaids should match the bride with pearl earrings, but not necessarily the same necklace. A personalized hair jewelry is also another great alternative to the more traditional jewelry choices.
Elegant and Vintage look: Pearls necklace
Vibrant and Bohemian Look: Turquoise jewelry set on purple ombre wedding
Chic and classic hoop earrings
Adorable pearl bracelets in same color
Purple is such a passionate and elegant color. Shades of purple bridesmaid dresses would be a great choice for a romantic and dreamy purple themed wedding.
I love short dresses! If the weather permits on your big day, consider short purple bridesmaid dresses like these photographs.
If your girls just like something simple and less constructed, consider dressing them in simple, A-line plain dresses.
If you have only a couple of bridesmaids rather than a group, a flowy floor length dress would be a good choice.