Color Trends for Suncoast Weddings

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Posted: Friday, September 6, 2013 5:00 pm | Updated: 12:30 pm, Mon Oct 14, 2013.

“The 2013 color trends of every season are here!” Really? Who makes the color trend decisions, and what are trends anyways? We're going to give you some up-to-date trends in colors for you to think about shortly, but the thing is to not worry. If today’s trends are not for you, self-designing is always an option for YOUR ideal color trend! Regardless of the trend, you will shine on your wedding day because it is all about YOU!

The colors run the gamut and seem to circulate every few years or so. From neutrals to huge bursts of color, anything goes! One wedding recently planned by Bobbi had a full palette with every color of the rainbow for the bridesmaids’ dresses including matching parasols. The ladies were spectacular!

Let’s take stroll through some of today’s hot new color combinations!

Brilliant tangerine and hot pink. Together, these beautiful colors are a bold pairing that scream fun for a hot, hot, hot celebration!

Weddings - Colors - Brilliant Tangerine and Hot Pink
Brilliant Tangerine and Hot Pink combination…these beautiful colors together are a bold pairing that just scream fun and celebration for a hot hot hot party!

Blush pink and pewter grey. These soft, lovely tones portray elegance and vintage, which are perfect for a stunning formal evening wedding.

Weddings - Colors - Blush Pink and Pewter Grey
Blush Pink and Pewter Grey combination…elegant and vintage, these soft lovely tones are perfect for a formal stunning evening wedding.

Baby blue and white. Soft and subtle blues never go out of style for almost any romantic wedding feel. 

Weddings - Colors - LightBlue & White

Aqua blue and white.  Aqua blue is primarily used for favor boxes, place cards, bows, candies, chair ties, napkins, and (sometimes) table cloths.

Weddings - Colors - Aqua Blue (or Green) and White
Aqua blue and white or sometimes green … is also a very trendy color combination.  The aqua color is primarily used for the appointments such as favor boxes, place cards, bows, candies, chair ties, napkins, sometimes even the table cloths.

White on white.  Tradition never dies!  This style is forever in style, never boring, and timeless.

Weddings - Colors - White on White

Red and pink.  You may think Valentine’s Day, but these colors are used all year long and are extremely popular together…very romantic.  Because red is such a powerful color, a word of advice is to use all red or use red minimally with pink.

Weddings - Colors - Red and Pink
Red and pink … Of course, you think of Valentine’s Day first, but that is not always the case…these colors are used all year long and are extremely popular together…very romantic.  Always remember that red is a powerful color so when using it either go all red or use it minimally with pink.

When sitting down with a bride and discussing her wedding, one of the first questions I ask is, “What is your favorite color?” As a new bride and planning your wedding, remember that this event is about you. Your color sets the scene for who you are and what you like. Whatever color you love is the color you should choose to have for your wedding. Don’t choose strictly upon the industry trends; choose what you want! This is YOUR wedding day. It is all about YOU!

If you have any wedding questions for Bobbi, please contact us at – We look forward to hearing from you!


Article by Bobbi Hicks -

Photography by Evelyn England -

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