This wedding board was inspired by those incredible yellow-gold shoes from J.Crew with the guinea feathers. I can’t get over the color, the style – I love them! These colors would work equally well for a late fall or winter wedding, and though I went with a more vintage look here, I imagine you could go modern with this palette if you wanted to.

Mood: warm, vintage luxury
Palette: marigold, espresso

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Top row from left: Twigs & Honey boutonniere photo by Tim Will via Once Wed, typewriter “guest book” from 13 Creative, bouquet and cake both from Martha Stewart Weddings
Row 2: Babette shoes from J.Crew via Oh So RB, reception space by Jo Gartin, ruffles via Oh Happy Day, invitation by Hello! Lucky
Row 3: cosmos bouquet photo by Anna Kuperberg, bud vase photo by Anna Williams, invitation by Ceci New York, cocktails from Martha Stewart Weddings

Row 4: vintage car photo by DuHon Photography from Wish Special Events, yellow dress by Vera Wang, Erin Cole veil photo by Leigh Miller
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  1. teardropweddings

    those shoes are stunning! do they come in blue???

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  2. Jersey Girl in DC

    I adore old typewriters! And those shoes are just fabulous :)

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  3. agoodbuild

    now I really need some chocolate haha

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  4. Creative Montage

    Wow this is by far one of my most favorite boards ever! I love it! The warmth, the vintage-esque feel…just perfect! I sense another monogram or invitation design calling in this color palette!

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  5. Kristy@Momental

    just beautiful, love the chocolate invite, little gem.

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  6. Anna

    Normally, I’m not a big fan of brown OR yellow, but I love this board. It is so warm, and the vintage feel is perfectly pitched. I would love to go to this wedding!

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  7. Michele

    This color combination is usually too much of an autumn cliche for my taste but I love this take on it. It’s really lovely and warm.

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  8. Mimi

    Vintage + a typewriter. I’m hooked. This is just perfect to inpsire brides who afraid to use some of the best bold beautiful colors!

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  9. Shannon

    What a great inspiration board! You really captured the Yellow J.Crew Shoes!

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  10. Sugar Plum

    I love the shoes by J. Crew!

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  11. perfect bound

    One of my favorite color combinations for sure. It’s so delicious and sexxy without being too obvious.

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  12. emily

    Another stunning board, Kathryn! I love how warm it feels…emily@oncewed

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  13. Desha

    I am completely loving marigold right now…it’s my current obsession. Those shoes are absolutely stunning. In need them. now. haha but I love it paired the the espresso…it’s so warm and perfect for these cool days! Another great board!

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  14. coco+kelley

    oh, wow. you captured the mood PERFECTLY in this board! i’m in complete love with it. very sensual, elegant, rich, luxurious… and the touches of feathers! i’m dying!!!

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  15. Rebecca

    classy! like the stuff of novels!

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  16. Jessica

    The board is great – I love idea of vibrant accent colors to off set a dark base color! The vintage car is actually from DuHon Photography and is from one of the wedding Wish Special Events did ( so thanks for finding that great shot!

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  17. Maria @ {ritzy bee}


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  18. Megan

    These colors are fabulous! It is such a subdued chic, glamour look. Not in your face but just lovely. Love it.

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  19. camille (yanair)

    love love love!!

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