Anje is having a laid-back, wedding with a cocktail and tapas reception. She wants a modern feel that is still romantic, mixing kumquat orange with Mediterranean blue. I hope this gives her some ideas! I might set up some tall bar tables with simple arrangements on them. I would use the Mediterranean blue on ribbon (decorations? favors?), paper (invitations?), and glass objects (vases? tableware?).

Mood: modern, romantic
Palette: poppy red, kumquat orange, Mediterranean blue

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Top row from left: photo from Mary Mix Events, orange poppy, cake via Style Me Pretty, orange flowers
Row 2: favor box from MS, dress by Lela Rose, bouquet via Brooklyn Bride, Mykonos blue door, table from MS
Row 3: invitation suite via {frolic}, calligraphy by Laura Hooper, cocktails from MS, kumquats

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Happy Friday folks!

Pale pink and gold is delicate and sweet, and it would make for a pretty bridal shower or reception. And why not wear a blush-colored dress to change things up?

Mood: delicate, sweet
Palette: pink, white, silver, gold

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Top row from left: dress from Brides, clutch via Glamour This!, bouquet from MS
Row 2: flowers from Victoria Pearson, cake via Flickr, mini angel food cakes from MS, table via Athena Says
Row 3: Blumarine dress via Oh Joy!, garden netting from Vintage Weave, flowers from Michaele Thunen, stationery from MS

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Chocolate and turquoise are such a pretty pair! That’s Landra’s color scheme for her wedding in Jamaica, with accents of silver and white. I think sand dollars are a nice element in a beach wedding, and the sand dollar cookies would make great favors. I’ve also seen sand dollars with guests’ names written on them as seating or place cards. To incorporate more silver, Landra could wrap her bouquets in a silvery ribbon, or use silver ink on her stationery. Also, I think a white sea shell is a unique way to carry your rings down the aisle.

Mood: beach glam
Palette: turquoise, chocolate, silver, white

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Top row from left: Monique Lhuillier dress from Brides UK, ring via Something Old, bouquet from Brides, photo from White Sand Weddings, chocolates from Burning A Hole
Row 2: cake from Pink Cake Box, sand dollar cookies from Grandma Lulu’s, photo from Brides, invitation via Project Wedding, silver favors from MS
Row 3: photo from Craig Paulson, crystal necklace via Exit, hair accessory from The Knot, shell boutonnieres from MS
Row 4: invitation by Ceci NY, tote bag from Invite Cottage, image via Brooklyn Bride, chandelier crystal from Chic of Shabby Creek, bouquet from MS

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That’s the name of a vineyard that I remember visiting as a kid, and I had their logo in mind when I put this board together. This board is for Melanie, who wanted a sort of frog prince theme in mind. Instead of teal and red like Melanie had suggested, I went with mostly green and fuschia, with some aqua (I hope that’s okay Melanie! I know you said you were open to some changes.) I would really play up a waterlily theme, and use lots of floating flowers (waterlilies specifically, if you can make that work). Good luck Melanie!

Mood: fairy tale romantic
Palette: green, fuschia, aqua

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Top row from left: envelopes via {frolic}, vases via House Martin, boutonniere via Social Design, photo via Classic Bride
Row 2: photo from Leigh Miller, cake from Brides, photo from Waterlily Pond, photo via Brooklyn Bride, bouquet from Janie Medley
Row 3: menu via Brooklyn Bride, bouquet from Fresh Studio, corsage photo by Dasha Wright, dress from Brides, flower via Social Design
Row 4: photo from Dave Robbins, flowers from Mel Barlow, flowergirl from Alan Maudie, photo from Kayak Virginia Beach

Update! Angel just left a comment pointing out her recent Wedding Bee post about a frog prince theme. Check it out for more inspiration.
Update! Take a look at the pretty gold box that Christy’s ring came in – just like the gold ball in the Frog Prince!
Update! Check out this darling lotus pad ring pillow by Myra Kim – perfect!

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Sarah is having a sunflower-themed wedding in Spain, but this board would work just about anywhere sunflowers grow. Sunflowers are so rustic, and I think it would be really nice at a vineyard or farm.

Mood: sunny, rustic
Palette: yellow, brown

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Top row from left: Studio On Fire invitation via Black Eiffel, photo via The Bride’s Cafe, Lazaro dress from Brides, photo via {frolic}
Row 2: cake from MS, In Full Bloom seating cards from Here Comes the Guide, photo from John & Joseph, place setting from Rebecca Thuss
Row 3: Bear Flag Farm from Here Comes the Guide, buffet from Rebecca Thuss, bouquet from In Style, rustic centerpiece from Karen Wise

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