One of the best and amazing elements of planning a beautiful and perfect wedding is hands down, choosing the wedding themes and the flawless color combinations that make an evening unforgettable. The colors that you will be choosing for your wedding day will be the major aesthetic element that will define your wedding day! While they are not as prominent as, say, your wedding dress or the moment of your first dance as the newly wedded couple, your wedding color palette exquisitely ties every detail of your wedding day together. From flowers to the signage to the table decorations, everything is tied into one cohesive theme by the wedding color palette that you will choose! There are many reasons that show why color combinations play an essential role in a perfect wedding. No doubt colors always create excitement and make the setting more inviting and romantic for everyone to savor the celebration to the fullest! A perfect color combination helps to design the overall experience of a wedding. Undoubtedly colors do personify personal expression and lastly, they create eternal and sweet memories!
Planning a perfect and best-suited wedding color scheme always makes it look like the couples, especially the bride, have thought of everything that is mentioned in their wedding checklist! Without any doubt, a lovely color combination will surely leave a detailed and everlasting impression on the minds and hearts of your wedding guests when they are all set to leave at the end of the night! Now all the couples who are all set to begin planning their wedding and are geared up for choosing the wedding colors, here is a pro tip, it is important to feel empowered to choose shades that you love, not what you think you should use based on season or style! Because we put simply, colors are fun! Therefore, it absolutely makes sense that you want your wedding color combinations to be the best, no matter which season you are planning to exchange your wedding vows!
When you are planning a summer wedding but deep down you are a die-hard fan of deep and warm shades of fall, don’t get bothered by the thought that you might be skipping the tradition if you incorporate these shades into your elegant summer wedding. In fact, some of the most memorable weddings are those that challenge traditional rules in favor of personalization- wedding colors included. So, whether your wedding decor mirrors the soft and cozy shades of the harvest season, the happy festive, and shimmery colors of the romantic winter, the gleaming and playful hues of lovely spring, or the bold and deep colors of summers, one thing is pretty sure that your wedding color combination will be epic and incredible, which will positively leave everyone talking about your wedding for years to come! In short, no matter which season you are planning to get hitched an enchanting color combination will make your wedding the talk of the town! So, to help you design your idyllic wedding color combination, The Knot has rounded up the best wedding color combination ideas in this blog- ‘Wedding Color Combinations That Are Perfect for Any Season’ that will work for any season wedding! Once you have made up your mind on your wedding colors, the rest of the wedding planning details will fall into place. So, for maximum inspiration and ideas, browse our favorite wedding theme colors below.
We all know that spring is the season when not only flowers but love also blooms! It makes everyone excited and buoyant as the mother earth come to life once again. The trees, the bushes, and the grass, everything radiates a new shade of bright green as they mark their new lift. Not to forget, the flowers bloom in all their multi-colored glory! Everything during this season feels blissful and romantic. And this is one of the reasons that a large number of spring weddings happen every year all across the world!
So, if you have made up your mind to start your happily ever after in the spring, allow the natural and alluring springtime inspiration to flow over into your wedding colors! Whether you are thinking of choosing the trendy and modern color combinations or want to keep it more traditional with the actual traditional tones, you can never go wrong with the following combination of color ideas-
Wedding Color Combinations of Apple Green & Lemon Yellow
Want to have a wedding that makes one think of the stunning and fabulous aliveness of the spring? Then the bright yellow and green shades of this season when united together, evoke the happy and lively emotions of springtime! Make all your wedding guests feel rejuvenated and full of beans with these cheerful colors! We are sure that the admiring combination of these colors will also elevate your look in that beautiful white wedding dress in all your wedding photos!
Wedding Color Combinations of Rose & Peach
We all know that rose is the symbol of love and no bride can deny her inclination towards the different shades of roses! Talking about the shades, then the shade of pink, especially different hues of pale pink tones, are always charming colors! And when mixed with peach, it becomes the trend and popular choice for today’s modern wedding settings!
To have a great and beautiful impact on everyone who is coming to witness your exchange of wedding vows, you can simply add rose gold and classic gold to the peach tones and there you will have the breathtaking combination that both charms and warms your wedding guests on your grand wedding day!
Wedding Color Combinations of Traditional Pastel
No matter whether you are a modern bride or a classic bride, traditional pastels never go out of fashion, especially during the springtime! They are the classics, the ones that last forever! The whimsical soft lavenders, eye-catching bright turquoises, pale yellow, and creamy pinks make a wonderful rainbow wedding where everyone will witness the magic to become real!
Summer is always fun! Don't you think? If not then think about water, the beautiful sun, and all the time that you spend while relaxing (maybe now it sounds fun, yeah!). When having a summer wedding planned, nothing will be more perfect than adding all these attributes together! When these are the obvious conclusions of the summertime, then why your wedding should not have these elements! A little tint of yellow with white and blue makes a perfect setting for a classic summer wedding setting!
So, gear up and add to the fun and amazing adventure of summer with these cool or (ooh hot!) wedding color combinations.
Wedding Color Combinations of Red, White & Blue
If by any chance or by any coincidence you have saved the date for your big day near about July 4th? Or are you both just simply in love with the deep and rich colors of this holiday (which, by the way, make for clean lines and perfectly elegant contrast.)? Then this wedding color scheme will naturally become your ideal color palette for your summer-inspired wedding!
It’s universally known that red is the color of love, passion, affection, and romance! And on the other hand, the traditional white is always an excellent choice for a wedding! The serene beauty of white never gets out of style no matter in which season you are getting married! Red and white together always make a fantastic color combination, but how about adding a little tint of royal blue to the mix? Yes, the result will surely leave you in amazement! The combined mixtures of these three beautiful colors will make a simple wedding setting extraordinary. These colors together create a perfect ambiance of honor, love, and respect! In fact, it is a great DIY wedding idea as well!
Wedding Color Combination of Sunny Yellow and Sea Blue
Have you ever witnessed the magic when the bright sun merges itself in the blue water during the golden hour of the sunset? If yes, then we are pretty sure that specific sight is something worth watching! The same magic can be felt at your summer wedding! Cool, watery blues, and sunny brilliant yellow when meshed together perfectly, lend a balance of bright colors to reflect some of the summer’s greatest pleasures!
Wedding Color Combinations of various shades of Summer Greens
If green is the new black for you, you can consider adding a huge variety of summer greens to your wedding day decor! The deep greens of late summer will undoubtedly offer a soothing and relaxed setting for everyone to savor the celebration to the fullest! Try these organic colors and we are sure that the perfect combination of the green shades will turn your summer wedding into an enchanted and mystical forest!
Undeniably, fall is the most beautiful time of the year! The freshness and crispiness in the air, and the changing colors of the leaves, make every fall color imaginable! The sparkling yellows, golds, deep reds, and oranges design a panoramic landscape, creating a magical space for the beginnings of peace and rest.
So, all the brides who are planning a fall wedding here is a protip- give all your wedding guests the magic of fall with these quaint and heartwarming wedding color combination schemes-
Wedding Color Combinations of Pumpkin Spice & Apple Cider
Allow all your wedding guests to enter into a warm, inviting, and dramatic harvest fall wedding with this traditional and authentic fall wedding color combination! There is no better way or we say it is an idyllic way to amp up the cozy experience of fall than to blend all of these alluring colors all together!
Here is a protip for all the soon-to-be-married brides- the floral arrangements for your fall wedding can be extremely fun and exciting since you are not only having different shades of flowers but also, you can add other different hues of fall foliage! Undoubtedly, they also make for great wedding photography opportunities!
Wedding Color Combination of Brown, Tan, & Champagne
These wonderful and elegant rustic colors are truly classic. Best suited for the bohemian brides! If you are in search of a super-duper fantastic wedding color scheme, then these mind-blowing and creamy soft combinations will be your code to utter seduction! Not to mention, these beautiful colors imitate nature's coming retreat into winter dormancy (a perfect fall color combo).
Wedding Color Combination of Burgundy & Red Wine
Alluring and mysterious are the two perfect adjectives that will describe the flawless and powerful combination of these two stunning colors! Add these colors to your fall wedding decor and experience how they speak volumes while creating deep and meaningful touching memories! Let these beguiling colors evoke the love of your wedding guests while portraying your love and devotion for your sweetheart!
The season of romance, warmth, and festivities! You can actually feel positive energy all around during this pleasant time of the year! The long holidays, the smiling faces, the signature combination of red, green, and white. Everything about this beautiful time is enchanting! So, whether you are planning for a shimmery winter wonderland weddings, or want to stay committed to Christmas themed wedding, or want to go old school and keep it classic, these gorgeous winter wedding colors combinations will surely make you and your wedding guests feel the true and authentic charm of winter season-
Wedding Color Combination of Icy Blue Winter Wonderland
Without any doubt, the silver jewel tones make any celebration magical and surreal! But when this tone is mixed with sparkling light blues and creamy and snowy whites, it lends to us a dreamy and magical winter wonderland! Everyone present, including you and your spouse-to-be, will feel as though they have been transported to a truly majestic time and place.
Wedding Color Combinations of Gold & Iconic White
One can never ever go wrong with the forever shouting elegance and glamor- gold! Unquestionably, people during the winter season love to visit the celebrations where there are lots of sparkles and glitter (as everybody is always high in love with bling!). Solely couple this gorgeous color with the classic white and you have a truly regal wedding color combination for a perfect winter wedding!
Wedding Color Combinations of Candy Cane
Red when combined with white brings out the best in every season. It contrasts, but yet it pairs so well! Just like you and your partner, made for each other, the same is the scenario with red and white. They are ideally and esthetically made for each other! The red and white color meld together in perfect harmony resulting in a stunning setting. The gorgeous setting of red and white flowers will say it all on your wedding day! And as already mentioned above, red is the color of romance, passion, devotion, and love!
If you are a bride who is always up to add a flair of drama to her wedding, then add the exotic black to the iconic combination of red and white to create a bolder wedding color combination!
Wedding Color Combinations of Black, White & Red
The classic black and white, when paired with a tint of red color for wedding decorations, the wedding cake, or the wedding invitations, will add ample satisfying personality to your wedding day! This fascinating color combination will truly be a rich and invigorating experience for all your wedding guests!
So, finally, we just want to say that no matter what wedding color combinations you end up choosing for your big day, there is one thing that you should be sure of and that is, the color combination that you have chosen should speak loud and clear of you and your sweethearts’ story! The color combination should be able to radiate both your and the love of your life’s personalities. And lastly, it should be able to create a super fun and unforgettable experience for you and everyone else who came to witness your exchange of nuptials!
Last but not least, don’t forget that your wedding pictures will be your memory savers for many anniversaries to come! And we are pretty sure that you want all your wedding photos to be absolutely ravishing without any flaw. So, choose the colors for our wedding day that reflects the heart of you and your spouse!
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