To everything there is a season . . . and a color palette. When it comes to summer, we love how bright bolds and dreamy pastels transform the natural world into an abundance of color. And with bright blue skies, never-ending florals, and plenty of sunshine — it’s no wonder that June is one of the most popular months to host a wedding celebration.
With the summer months approaching, we’ve searched high and low to bring you these 13 summer wedding color palettes — along with the real life weddings that inspired them. So whether you are daydreaming of sunshine-yellow cocktails or dusty-blue bridal bouquets, the perfect summer color palette awaits you. Read on to discover creative ways to incorporate these delightful colors into your dream celebration.
1. Cucumber Cool with a Twist of Lime Green Weddings
Welcomed by an Ombré Ovation
Guests found beauty (in addition to their seats) at this wall-papered seating chart adorned with green ombré place cards.
photographer: Willett Photo | planner: Drake Social | décor: Andy Beach | venue: Summer Our Studio | caterer: Bold Catering & Design | videography: Shackleford Films | cake: Kay Lush Cakery | entertainment: Emerald Empire Band | transportation: Atlantic Limo | rentals: Sejour Events & Indaglow Productions
A Seat at the Table Never Looked So Good
We adore how lime-green Chiavari chairs, bright floral-patterned linen, and arches of lime and fuchsia florals transform this tented space into a wonderland of vibrant colors.
photographer: Fred Marcus Studio | planner: Norma Cohen Productions | décor: SBK Associates | venue: Monmouth University | chair rentals: Party Rental Ltd. | furniture rentals: Luxe Event Rentals | caterer: Foremost Ram Caterers | lighting: Pegasus Productions | dj & sound: Faks Productions | tent: Almar Party Rental
Local Scenery Steals the Limelight
Ko Samui, Surat Thani
This tropical wedding in Ko Samui, Surat Thani was as magical as can be with a floating-ceremony site and plenty of gorgeous scenery — including a lime green abode.
photographer: Beller-Jones | planner: Unique Wedding and Events | venue: The Villa Monsoon
First We Chive, Then We Jive
For an unforgettable cocktail-hour experience, we love ahi tuna cones and bright-green chives served on mod lucite trays.
photographer: LISEO+CO | planner & design: Paul Moreno | event design: Urban Bloom | venue: The Foundry | caterer: Bartleby & Sage
Put the Lime in the Centerpiece
Every detail of this tented wedding was bright and colorful — including these tropical centerpieces with a hint of lime.
photographer: Brian Saculles Photography | planner: Percy Sales Events | décor: EmmaRose Floral | venue: private venue | caterer: Modern Art Catering | rentals: The Tent Merchant & Eye of the Day | linen: Luxe Linen | lighting: Spark Creative Events | videography: Expressionary Films | dessert: Superfine Bakery | bartending: Flair Project | paper goods & calligraphy: Susan Silverberg | parking director: Signature Parking | guest book artist: Paint Jam | transportation: Jump On The School Bus | alcohol: BevMo | bathrooms: Nick’s Production Services | entertainment: The Replicas Music
Go Grand with Green Goblets
This summer wedding, with lime-green goblets and delicate-leaf patterned linen, has us reaching for our cameras — over and over again.
photographer: Richard Jopson | planner: cristina verger event planning & production | venue: private residence
Tropical linen and lush lime-green foliage are the perfect complements to these funky table lamps.
photographer: Gruber Photographers | planner: NYLUX Events | décor: Carlos Rivas Design & Production | venue: The William Vale
Lettuce Entertain You
Bright lettuce-like bouquets fit in perfectly with the unique backdrops of this beautiful zoo wedding.
photographer: gerber + scarpelli photography | planner: SQN Events | décor & lighting: HMR Designs | venue: Cafe Brauer at Lincoln Park Zoo | caterer: Calihan Catering | linen: BBJ Linen | entertainment: Arlen Music Productions | rentals: Tablescapes Event Rentals | invitations: Magnificent Milestones
Squeeze of Lime
Who needs a taco holder when you can use refreshing limes — accented by green blooms — instead?
photographer: Vue Photography | planner: Suzanne Reinhard Events | décor & cake: Legendary Events | venue: The Foundry At Puritan Mill | caterer: Added Touch Catering | invitations & print: Jenny’s Paper, Ink | entertainment: Amadeus Strings & Ruperts | confetti bombers: ATL Special Effect | videographer: Jonathan and Kaye | hair & makeup: Brushworx On Location Hair & Makeup
Hot summer evenings call for a “Hydration Station” of cool cucumber and zesty-lemon water.
photographer: Jodi & Kurt Photography | planner: A. Dominick Events | décor: Victoria Clausen Floral Events | caterer: Occasions Catering | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | lighting: Frost DC | tenting: Sugarplum Tent | rentals: Vintage Place Settings, Something Vintage Rentals, & Select Event Group
2. Think True Love with Pink and Blue Weddings
A Blue & Pink Perfect Picnic
Blue-denim jackets and clear blue skies go hand-in-hand with every shade of pink.
photographer: Kristina Curtis | planner: Silver Summit Events | décor: Artisan Bloom | Montage Deer Valley
Décor That Pops
Los Gatos, CA
Bright blues “pop” amongst soft pinks in this creative, leave-laden balloon installation.
photographer: Rachel Capil Photo | planner: Amazae Events | décor: Nicole Ha Floral Design | venue: Hotel Los Gatos
Deep Sea Dive for Coral Treasures
Bright-blue goblets and hot-pink blooms complement the softer tones of coral linen and a midnight-blue table runner.
photographer: André Maier Photography | planner: Leslie Mastin Events | design: Lewis Miller Design | venue: Canoe Studios | invitations: Alpine Creative Group | caterer: Olivier Cheng Catering | entertainment: NRBQ
Candlelit Gleams, Blue & Pink Dreams
Blue candles and votives add a touch of whimsy to this garden wedding — while pink carnations add a flush of romance to each table setting.
photos courtesy of & venue: Ebell of Santa Ana
Cheers to Delicious Color Palettes
This enchanted mid-summer wedding featured sparkling rosé with a dash of blackberry — In addition to cookies frosted with quotes from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”
photos courtesy of & caterer: RSVP Catering | venue: The Drawing Room
Le Déjeuner sur l’herbe
Nothing says summer like a s’mores station, tether ball, and bright tablecloths that are reminiscent of picnics in the forest.
photographer: Zoe Burchard | décor: Blooms by the Box | venue: Wellspring Spa | rentals & linen: CORT Party Rental | caterer: Ramblin Jacks | cake: Corina Bakery
Filigree-patterned linen and bright blooms are just the tip of the iceberg at this gorgeous seaside wedding.
photographer & videographer: Dear Lovers | planner: Serendipity Events | décor: Blooms by Breesa Lee | design: To Be Designed | rentals: La Tavola Fine Linen & Cheri’s Vintage Table | entertainment: Ansom Productions
Sit Back & Relax
This intimate-suite wedding — with its cheerful furnishings — boasts dramatic city views and ready-made décor.
photographer: Laura Ann Miller Photography | coordination: Storybook Weddings & Events | décor: Blomma Floral and Design | venue: The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago | entertainment: Cage and Aquarium
Blue & Pink & Wine to Drink
Glenn Ellen, CA
Even with row after row of beautiful vineyards, we can’t help noticing how well blue and pale pink go together — especially when it comes to wedding attire.
photographer: Corinna Rose Photography | planner: Showrunner Events | venue: B.R. Cohn Winery | videographer: Yours Truly Media | dj: Heart of Gold DJ’s | silent disco: Hush Concerts | caterer: Anaviv Catering and Events
3. Peach & Green Weddings are Peachy Keen
A Feast for the Eyes
A table runner of perfectly-peach roses and lush greenery brings everyone to the table.
photographer: Burning Tree Photography | venue: Lumen Events
Ripe for a Good Time
Sea-green napkins and luxuriant foliage go best with peachy linen and lush centerpieces.
photographer: Rama Video | décor and rentals: Saba Decor Rentals
A Toast to On-Theme Cocktails
Everything at this picturesque wedding was peach and green — including the cocktails.
photographer: Elizabeth Fogarty Photography | planner: A. Dominick Events | décor: Amaryllis | venue: National Museum of Women in the Arts | caterer: Occasions Caterers | entertainment: Élan Artists
Stop & Smell the (Peach) Roses
This tented wedding was bright and airy with floor-to-ceiling windows and peachy-green centerpieces.
photographer: Cristina G Photography | décor: Fragrant Design | venue: Galleria Marchetti
The Art of Dining
Simple foliage and clusters of peach blossoms remind us of the beauty inherent in a shared meal.
photographer: The Hons Studio | décor: Spina | venue: 620 Loft & Garden | rentals: Party Rental Ltd. & Patina Rentals | caterer: Great Performances | lighting: Bentley Meeker Lighting & Staging, Inc. | entertainment: Generation Events, Inc. | cake: Madison Lee Cakes | string quartet: Highline String Quartet
Peaches n’ Cream with a Dash of Green
Cascading greens and blush-toned blooms with accents of peach (not to mention suspended globes of candlelight) make for dreamy and romantic centerpieces.
Photographer: Ajit Singh | planner: Tara M. Events | décor: Elegant Affairs | venue: private estate | sketch artist: Élan Artists | dj: DJ USA
Ring Around the Rosie
Elegant, yet funky glassware makes a gorgeous green “wreathe” encircling this wild and lush floral arrangement.
photographer: Simoudis Photography | planner: Leslie Mastin Events | décor & event design: Jerry Rose Floral & Event Design | venue: Natirar | rentals: Party Rental Ltd. | production: Frost Productions
Peach & Green & Fit for a Queen
A boxwood backdrop and satiny peach linen bring the splendor of the outdoors into this elegant ballroom.
photographer: T & S Hughes Photography | planner: Citygirl Events | décor: Yanni Design Studio | venue: The Drake Hotel
Light & Summery with a Hint of Autumn
Burgundy florals added a touch of drama (the good kind) to this bell-jar terrarium dome filled with a peach rose and sage-like foliage.
photographer: Erika Mattingly Photography | coordination: Clover Events | décor: Heirloom Event Co. | venue: The Newberry Library | caterer: D’Absolute Events and Catering | entertainment: Yazz Jazz Entertainment | hair & makeup: Bianca Sansosti Artistry
Pastel Perfection with a Bright Green Twist
We love how succulents and fresh cuisine enliven the soft tones of peach linen and pastel florals.
photographer: David Turner Photography | planner: Michelle Durpetti Events | décor: Platinum Events | venue: Northerly Island | caterer: Paramount Events | film: Mirar Weddings | cake: Elysia Root Cakes
4. Sunshine Bright Yellow Weddings
Walking (& Dancing) on Sunshine
This yellow dance floor, surrounded by cheerful yellow blooms, makes us want to dance the day (and night) away.
photographer: Lin & Jirsa Photography | wedding designer: Nahid’s Global Events | décor: Shawna Yamamoto Event Design | venue: Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa | cake: Exquisite Desserts | entertainment: Anis Chandani & Empire Entertainment | caterer: Sai Ram Catering | favors: Bottega Louie | lighting: Vario Productions | rentals: Concepts Event Design | linen: Luxe Linen & APR Boutique Event Rentals | transportation: Classic Limos | videographer: A&A Video
Sunny Side Up
Yellow linen makes everything a little bit brighter — even on a gorgeous summer day.
photographer: Scott Clark Photo | planner: Kaella Lynn Events | décor: Laura’s Floras | venue: Beltane Ranch | gelato truck: Cafe Apae
Raise Your Glass to Creative Décor
Vintage Champagne glasses filled with bright yellow and pink florals are definitely worth a toast.
photographer: Jillian Rose Photography | planner: Plan This! Productions | décor: Wisteria Lane | venue: Casita Hollywood | rentals: Theoni Collection | production: Be Inspired PR | cake: Plumeria Cake Studio | linen: Signature Party Rentals | stationery: Shindig Bespoke
Sunshine You Can Taste
We cannot imagine a more summery or refreshing drink than pineapple-mint water.
photographer: Erin Hoyt Photography | planner: Clementine Custom Events | décor: Revel Decor | venue: Revel Motor Row | caterer: Limelight Catering
When the Lighting Strikes
The psychedelic dance floor with golden laser lights stole the limelight at this outdoor wedding.
photographer: Fred Marcus Studio | planner: Leslie Mastin Events | décor: Belle Fleur NYC | venue: private club | tent: Starr Tent | lighting: Pegasus Productions | stationery: Bella Figura | cake: Lulu’s Cake Boutique | favors: Breads Bakery
Under a Canopy of Gold
This chuppah glows with bright yellow and coral-colored roses — enclosing the couple in their very own secret garden.
photographer: ArtVesta Studio | décor: FLO NY Events | venue: Penthouse808 Rooftop at Ravel Hotel
More Sweet than Sour
Lemons instantly brighten this tablescape of evergreens and classic white dishware.
photographer: T & S Hughes Photography | planner: Clementine Custom Events | décor: Floral Wonders | venue: Lake Lawn Resort
This ranch wedding with sweeping views came with plenty of gorgeous (and all-natural) scenery, yet we are still swooning over these bright-yellow orchid boutonnieres.
photographer: Mariah Smith Photography | planner: Echo Wright | décor: M Design | venue: Calistoga Ranch | rentals: Encore Events Rentals | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | videographer: Love Spun | entertainment: JustINtertainment & Wine Country Entertainment | cake: Susie Cakes
The sun may have set, but these yellow flowers are glowing bright as day.
photographer: Joshua Zuckerman Photography | planner: Jennifer Zabinski Events | design: Putnam & Putnam | venue: Central Park Zoo | entertainment: Élan Artists | caterer: Comparti Catering | lighting: Frost Productions | rentals: borrowed BLU | make up: Once Upon A Bride | welcome bags: Lady J Creative | stationery: Mospens Studio
Creative Citrus Centerpieces
Talk about easy access to the perfect garnish — although these lemons are far too pretty to eat.
photographer: LaCour Images | venue: Osteria Via Stato
5. Living Coral Weddings Live On
Dressed to the Nines in a Color that Shines
These coral-colored bridesmaid dresses (along with the white pinwheels) feel lively and whimsical — not to mention, a whole lot of fun.
photographer: Buena Lane Photography | planner: Despina Craig Events | décor: Ampersand | venue: Los Altos History Museum | rentals: UNICA Party Rentals | bar: SF Bartenders | caterer: Fogcutter | entertainment: DJ Jeremy
Coral-colored candles brought vibrant lighting to this chic tented wedding.
photographer: Anna Zajac Weddings | planner: The Ideal Day | décor: Revel Decor | venue: Chicago Illuminating Company | caterer: Big Delicious Planet | entertainment: Toast & Jam DJs & American English | cake: Sweet Mandy B’s
Floating in a Sea of Style
Stylish coral centerpieces seemed to mysteriously float in mid-air with these towering clear vases.
photographer: Fig Media- Photography | planner: Eventure/Debbie Tucker | décor & design: Kehoe Designs | venue: Venue SIX10 | caterer: Jewell Events Catering | entertainment: Fig Media- DJ
A Wow-Worthy Entrance
This couple’s walk down the aisle was picture-perfect with potted coral blooms.
photographer: Katie Beverley | planner: Nahid’s Global Events | décor: Splendid Sentiments | venue: Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton | rentals: The Chiavari Guys | videographer: Anza Foto and Film | mandap rentals: Hire Elegance | laser cut mandap & draping: NFP Events
While there are many different color blooms gracing this table, we especially love the dynamic burst of coral.
photographer: Emilia Jane Photography | planner: Clementine Custom Events | décor: Life In Bloom | venue: Chicago Botanic Garden
Keep’n it Coral
St. Pete Beach, FL
We are in love with this coral-and-yellow mandap, as well as the coral-toned linen and florals at this colorful Southeast Asian wedding.
photographer: Kimberly Photography | planner: Tracie Domino Events | décor & rentals: Suhaag Garden | venue: The Don CeSar Resort
Teach a Man to Fish . . .
We are in love with this coral-and-yellow mandap, as well as the coral-toned linen and florals at this colorful Southeast Asian wedding.
photographer: Jennings King Photography | planner & décor: Fox Events | venue: Legare Waring House | caterer: Salthouse Catering | cake: Mirabelle Bakery | rentals: EventHaus, Ooh! Events, & Polished! | linen: Connie Duglin | lighting: Innovative Event Services | wooden monogram: Jasmine Wood Crafts | entertainment: Rob Duren Productions & Guitarist Nikolai Svishev | paper goods: Paperwhites | transportation: Lowcountry Valet & Shuttle Co.
6. Tiffany Blue Weddings for Tiffany & Co. Style
Under a Billow of Blue
We adore this tiffany-blue lounge area — complete with Moroccan-style lanterns and hot pink accents.
photographer: LuvRox Photography | planner: YSD Events | décor: The Special Event Resource and Design Group | venue: The Breakers Palm Beach
No Such Thing as a Bad Hair Day
Bridesmaids wore tiffany-blue dresses, reception tables donned tiffany-blue linen, and these talented musicians sported tiffany-blue wigs for a wow-worthy wedding celebration.
photographer: Jen Kroll Photography | décor: Anemone Creative | venue: private club | linen: BBJ Linen | entertainment: Bill Pollack Music | cake: Cake – Sweet Food Chicago
A Sip of Endless Blue Skies
While it’s impossible to select a favorite tiffany-blue detail from this seaside wedding, we are in love with these dreamy-blue cocktails.
photos courtesy of & planner: Kristin Banta Events | venue: Terranea Resort
Tiffany-blue uplighting transforms this elegant ballroom into an ethereal dreamscape.
photographer: RAG Artistry | planner: KIS(cubed) Events
Under the Sea
This seaside location is as dreamy as can be — especially with tiffany-blue linen and white coral-like centerpieces.
photographer: The Youngrens | venue: Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton
A Bright Vase for Bright Vibes
San Martin, CA
Even with awe-inspiring views, the creative details of this outdoor wedding — like this bright vase — has our eye.
photographer: Amanda Wei Photography | planner: Amazae Events | venue: Fitz Placev
Farmer’s Market Fête
This garden wedding boasted several Tiffany-blue details, including charming produce containers for a fresh Farmer’s Market vibe.
photographer: Kristin La Voie Photography | planner: LOLA Event Productions | décor: Cornelia McNamara Flowers | venue: Chicago Botanic Garden | rentals: The Festive Frog & Bowery & Bash | lighting: Frost Chicago | cake: Bon Vivant Cakes
7. Hot Pink Weddings for Hot Summer Days
Some Like It Hot . . . Pink
This monochromatic wedding dazzles with pink uplighting, pink floral arrangements, and a hot-pink dance floor.
photographer: Genevieve de Manio Photography | décor: William Mizuta | lighting: Suzanne B. Lowell Lighting Design | tent: PEAK Event Services | linen: Table Toppers | drapes: Domco
Once in a Pink Moon
Pink paper lanterns made a moonlit sky even more romantic at this picturesque outdoor wedding.
photographer: Victoria Sprung Photography | venue: Glessner House | caterer: J&L Catering | cake: Sweet Mandy B’s | entertainment: Toast & Jam DJs | makeup artist: Tracy Pantoja Makeup
A Match Made in Heaven
Hot pink found the perfect mate in bright yellow with this floral-froward mirrored-bar set up.
photographer: Clane Gessel Photography | planner: Sonal J. Shah Event Consultants | décor: Design House Decor | venue: Hyatt Regency Jersey City | caterer: Gaurav Anand | entertainment: Bentley Meeker Lighting & Staging, Inc., Medley Entertainment, & DJ Suj | cake: City Sweets & Confections | nitrogen ice-creamsStation: 321chillz | mixologist: Hemant Pathak Corp | stationery & graphics: Emily Kathryn Paper
Life is Rosy
This museum-worthy wedding wowed guests with bright pink florals — not to mention awe-inspiring architecture.
photographer: Julia Franzosa Photography | planner: LK Events | décor: HMR Designs | venue: Field Museum | caterer: Blue Plate Catering
In Sync with All Pink
This ethereal mandap wows with cascading bright-pink orchids and pink-purple uplighting.
photographer: Regeti’s Photography | planner & creative consultant: Sonal J. Shah Event Consultants | décor: Nivanjoli | venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner | videography: Photographick | caterer: Moghul Catering | entertainment: DJ Arjun
A Bite of Pink Delight
In addition to “Fontina Grilled Cheese Bites” and “Tomato Basil Soup shooters,” hot pink taco shells made this wedding an unforgettable culinary experience.
photographer: Rachel Pearlman Photography | décor: Green Meadows Florist | caterer:
CxRA | rentals: Party Rental Ltd. | videography: Sky Cinema Film | cake: The Master’s Baker | entertainment: DJ Ravi Jackson LLC
A Bend in Time & Pink Sublime
These unique wedding centerpieces awed guests with their hot-pink orchids and curving greenery.
photographer: Brian Hatton Photography | event design: Ovando Design and Production | venue: Park Hyatt New York | entertainment: Élan Artists | cake: Ron Ben-Israel Cakes
Summer Repose with All Things Rose
Pink linen, pink cocktails, and vibrant pink blooms made this outdoor wedding a summery delight.
photographer: Anna Shackleford | planner: Invision Events | décor: Marked | venue: Fort Conde Inn & Bellingrath Gardens | desserts: Elisabeth and Butter | cake: Lush Cakery | vintage rentals: Southern Vintage | chair rentals: Crush Event Design | linen: Party Tables Linen and Drapery | paper goods: Holly Hollon for Dixie Design
Strawberry Fields Forever
This summer wedding, filled with tons of Southern charm, featured thirst-quenching strawberry cocktails.
photographer: Victor Villatoro | planner & design: Invision Events | décor: Southern Posies & Party Tables Linen and Drapery | linen: Nuage Designs, La Tavola Fine Linen, The French Table, & I Do Linens | custom rentals: Crush Event Design | rentals: Event Rentals Unlimited | stationery: Kara Anne Paper | caterer: Kathy G Catering | lighting: Design Productions, LLC | cake: Cake Designs | entertainment: Az Izz & The Auburn Quartet | classic car: Coats Classic Cars | welcome gifting: A Signature Welcome
Double the Fun
We love how two matching hot-pink bouquets doubled the beauty at this fairytale wedding.
photographer & videography: ArtVesta Studio | planner & design: Björn The Event Planner | décor: Evelisa Floral & Design | venue: Whitby Castle | linen: BBJ Linen | entertainment: Scratch Weddings | rentals: Westside Party Rentals | wedding arch: Your Chuppah NYC | cake: City Sweets & Confections
8. Dusty Blue Weddings for Cool and Clean Vibes
Hydrangeas Reach New (& Blue) Heights
While it’s hard to compete with the architecture from this beautiful ballroom, the chuppah wound with blue hydrangeas captured everyone’s attention.
photographers: Joshua Albanese Photography & Yanni Design Studio | décor: Yanni Design Studio | venue: Hilton Chicago
Not Quite Out of the Blue
Artfully-designed invitations gave guests a sneak peek of this beautiful outdoor wedding.
photographer: Norman & Blake | planning & design: 42 North | décor: Lillibet | venue: private club | paper: Gus & Ruby Letterpress | entertainment: Élan Artists | tent: Seacoast Tents | caker: Jenny’s Wedding Cakes | calligraphy: Paperweight Ink | cinema: Blue Kite Cinema
Beyond the Blue
This outdoor wedding was a breath of fresh air with sweeping scenery, picturesque linen, and vintage backdrops.
photographer: Lynette Boyle Photography | planner: MAP Events | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | rentals: Encore Events Rentals
The Right Balance, Blend, & Body
This vineyard wedding was intoxicating with its dusty-blue details.
photographer: Stephanie Hopkins Photography | planning & design: L’Relyea Events | décor: Julie Stevens Design | venue: Chateau St. Jean | rentals & lighting: Encore Events Rentals | caterer: Feast Catering Inc. | cinematography: Sojourn Films | entertainment: Smash City Band | cake: Michele’s Corner Wedding Cakes | transportation: Pure Luxury Transportation | hair & make up | The Powder Room
A New Take on Ballroom Blues
A glam all-white space finds a great summer look with lucite seating, clear vases, and soft-toned centerpieces with blue hydrangeas.
photographer: Pharris Photography | planner: Keestone Events | décor: Branching Out Events | venue: The Westin Dallas Downtown | videographer: Henry Weddings | rentals: Posh Couture Rentals | entertainment: DJ Nick Walker, Mariachi Los Gavilanes, & Versa Strings | signage: Leyco Lettering | cake: Loft 22 Cakes | lighting: PSAV | photo booth: Flock Together Fotobooth | flooring: DFW Dance Floors
Friendship is Forever — Along with Great Taste
Nothing says ‘summer’ like hanging out on a rooftop with friends — and nothing says ‘summer wedding’ like four groomsmen in dusty-blue ties.
photographer: Cattura Weddings | venues: Pinstripes Northbrook & ZED451
9. Purple and Green Weddings Reign Supreme
A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words
The Boston Public Library became a celestial scene of purple and green lighting at this enchanting wedding.
photographer: David Murray | planner: Nicole Simeral & Company | décor: Lotus Floral Events | venue: Boston Public Library | lighting: Suzanne B. Lowell Lighting Design
A Summer Moment Lasts Forever
This may be a photograph — but we can almost smell the intoxicating scent of these lavish, bold bouquets.
photographer: Beller-Jones | floral design & venue: A New Leaf Chicago | caterer: Food For Thought
This bright and airy ballroom is even brighter with towering centerpieces of green and purple blooms.
photographer: Annie & David | planner: Mandy Scott Events | décor: Main St. Floragarden | venue & caterer: The Westin St. Francis
The Writing is on the Wall
Florals and greenery were in abundance at this unique event space with intricate wall art.
photographer: The Mamones | décor: Gro Designs | venue: The Westin Galleria Dallas | lighting & draping: TJ and Company | entertainment: LeForce Entertainment
Eat Your Greens (& Your Purples)
Broccolini and a garnish of pansies made this salmon dinner as beautiful as it was delicious.
photographer: Perpixel Photography | planner: Sage Events | décor: The Loved Co. | venue: Muckenthaler Mansion | catering & bar: Colette’s Catering & Events
Hip, Heavenly Hydrangeas
Purple and green hydrangeas unite to create a fun, yet romantic wedding centerpiece.
photos courtesy of, event design, & planning: Sara Kovel Events | décor: Marc Hall Design | venue: Four Seasons Hotel Boston | linen & chairs: PEAK Event Services
On Beat with Passed Bites
Farm-fresh purple beets and sprigs of green parsley make for a delicious pairing.
photographer: Christy Tyler Photography | décor: Joseph’s Events | catering: Catering By Michaels | invitations: Shine Wedding Invitations | entertainment: The Orchestra 33
A Wise Sage Once Said
Fresh sage goes perfectly with deep purple linen — and adds a hint of summer freshness to a stunning evening reception.
photographer: Braedon Photography | planner & design: Kristin Banta Events | venue: Ojai Valley Inn & Spa
Greens that Gleam
Purple blooms and an abundance of greenery positively glow with a sunlit backdrop.
photographer: Visual Etiquette Photo | venue: Room 1520 | caterer: COCINA FUSION
Once Upon a Time with Purple and Lime
Vibrant purple uplighting and a lime-green bar set up made this wedding an unforgettable treat for the eyes (and stomach).
photographer: Jeremy Lawson Photography | planner: Affairs With Linda | décor: HMR Designs | venue: Morgan Manufacturing | caterer: J&L Catering
Graced with Greens and Purples
Hydrangeas, orchids, and sculpted greenery delighted the senses at this glam wedding reception.
photographer: Gruber Photographers | planner: Gourmet Advisory Services | décor: Jerry Rose Floral & Event Design | venue: Cipriani Wall Street
How Does Your Garden Grow
This garden wedding was beyond romantic with deep purple florals and sprigs of greenery.
photographer: Olivia Leigh Photographie | planner & design: Bliss Events Chicago | venue: Chicago Botanic Garden
10. Rainbow Sherbet-Inspired Orange Weddings
Black & White Goes Full Color
Bouquets of pink, orange, and green popped against this black-and-white illustrated backdrop.
photographer: Vrai Photography | planner & coordinator: LK Events | décor: Revel Decor | venue: Morgan Manufacturing
Mod à la Mode
Geometric candle holders, delicate linen, and orange and peach roses bring modern elegance to this summer wedding.
photographer: Kevin Chin Photography + Cinema |décor & event design: Nancy Liu Chin Designs | venue: Crystal Jade | rentals: Bright Event Rentals | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | stationery: Three Little Words
Mum’s the Word
Though truth be told, we cannot stop talking about this gorgeous bouquet of orange mums, pink orchids, and wild greenery.
photographer: Alicia Swedenborg | planner: Brilliant Event Planning | décor: Denise Fasanello Flowers | venue: Patina Events at Brooklyn Botanic Garden | entertainment: Generation Events, Inc.
A Scoop of Sorbet
This floral arrangement of coral blooms, green ferns, and real oranges is as refreshing as rainbow sherbet on a hot summer day.
photographer: Peter Wynn Thompson Photography | planner: Joyce Pollakoff Events | décor: Epic Events | caterer: Dimensions Kosher Catering & Milts BBQ for the Perplexed | rentals: Hall’s Rental Service, Inc | entertainment: BeatMix Music
Orange and pink roses interwoven with lush greenery were a perfect fit for this historic ballroom.
photographer: Katie Kett Photography | planner: Shannon Gail Events | deécor: Vale of Enna | venue: Cafe Brauer at Lincoln Park Zoo | caterer: Tigerlily Events | cake: Amy Beck Cake Design | videographer: Light Leak Pictures | lighting: Sound Investment AV | entertainment: Toast & Jam DJs | trolley: Signature Transportation Group | stationery: Anna Kate Design
Florals on Tap
We love a creative bar set up — especially one with bloom-studded boxwood panels.
photographer: Monika Gauthier | planner: Pure Luxe Bride | venue: The Cedar Room
Top Shelf Florals
Delicious cocktails — and beautiful floral arrangements — were reason enough to linger near the bar at this rooftop wedding.
photography: Emilia Jane Photography | planning & coordination: LK Events | décor: Kehoe Designs | venue: The Chicago Club | print: Magnificent Milestones | entertainment: BeatMix Music & Stu Hirsh Band | rentals: Hall’s Rental Service, Inc | linens: BBJ Linen
Light as a Feather & Floral
Bright pinks, yellows, oranges, and greens are instantly softened by the addition of white feathery wisps.
photographer: Sara France | planner: Couture Events California | décor: Organic Flora | venue: The Lodge at Torrey Pines | videographer: Anthology Films | entertainment: Still Listening Productions | rentals: Bright Event Rentals, Ceder & Pine, & Platinum Pro | cake: Sweet Cheeks Baking | paper goods: Posh Paperie
11. Nothing Mellow About Purple & Yellow Weddings
Go Bold with Purple & Gold Lighting
Purple and yellow uplighting adds drama and contemporary glamour to any setting.
photographer: 2me Studios | planner: Ink Events & Design | décor: Sadas Flowers | lighting: Day Light Events | rentals: Hire Elegance & AB Elements | entertainment: Élan Artists | dessert: Sprinkles Cupcakes
Purple and yellow blooms inspired everything from the ceremony seating to the dessert at this gorgeous garden wedding.
photographer: Jennifer Lynn Photography | planning & design: Bliss Events | décor: HMR Designs | venue: Chicago Botanic Garden | printables: EJD Design | videographer: I Do Films | lighting: Frost Chicago
Forget the lemon or lime — purple orchids make a beautiful and unique garnish for these yellow cocktails.
photographer: Studio This Is | coordinator: Birch Design Studio | décor: Revel Decor | venue: The Peninsula Chicago | videographer: Wholehearted Wedding Film Co. | stationery: Smitten Boutique | cake: Elysia Root Cakes | entertainment: BeatMix Music
12. Summer Nights Alight with Purple and Blue Weddings
Go Blue, Glow Purple
A great band deserves a great stage setup — and we love the contemporary glamour of this blue and purple uplighting.
photo courtesy of & entertainment: SOULSYSTEM ORCHESTRAS
Something Old, Something New, Something Purple, Something Blue
Grape Hyacinths, Oxford Blues, and Pincushions make this bouquet — along with other floral arrangements at this beach wedding — a calming mix of blue and purple hues.
photographer: Amber Gress Photography | planner: Save the Date® | décor: Belle Fleur NYC | venue: Bridgehampton Tennis & Surf Club
Cool Jewel Tones
There was so much to love at this bold and beautiful wedding — like vibrant jewel-toned décor and a glam garden lounge area.
photographer: Kent Drake Photography | planner: Reva Nathan | décor: HMR Designs | venue: Galleria Marchetti | entertainment: Élan Artists | lighting: Frost Chicago | caterer: Entertaining Company
Hot Summer Days & Cool Summer Nights
White blooms and sleek seating pop against this dramatic blue-and-purple uplit backdrop.
photographer & videographer: Brett Matthews Photography | day-of planner: Sarah Christine Productions | décor: Flowers by Brian | event design: LLG Events | Ron Ben-Israel Cakes
Three’s a Crowd Pleaser
Three may be a crowd — but these deep-purple goblets, purple napkins, and delicate blue table runner are a match made in heaven.
photographer: Craig Paulson Studio | planner: José Rolón Events | décor: Ivie Joy | venue: The Foundry | caterer: Marcey Brownstein Catering & Events | videography: Tree of Life Films
Once Upon a Dance Floor
Everything about this Southeast Asian wedding was beautiful and romantic, including the blue and purple uplit dance floor.
photographer: Alain Martinez Photo & Cinema | planner: Premini Events | décor: Elegant Affairs | venue: Waldorf Astoria New York | lighting: Pegasus Productions | videographer: Pacific Pictures | caterer: Moghul Caterers | entertainment: DJUSA
13. Once in a Blue and Orange Wedding
Compliments to Complementary Colors
This estate wedding boasted lots of picturesque details — but we especially love how Orange Dahlias found their complimentary color in this rich blue linen.
photographer: Travis Magee | planner: Colin Cowie Lifestyle | venue: Edith Warton Estate
Color One’s View
When the wedding takes place on the waterfront in Mexico, you’re bound to have some gorgeous views — although we don’t mind staring a little longer at this mod lounge area with colorful drapery.
photographer: Luke Fotoliv | planner: Christina Currie Events, Inc. | décor: Alquima Events | venue: Dreams Resort – Playa Mujeres | videography: Gallardo Films | stationery: Charmant Invitations
“Roughing It” Made Easy
This outdoor wedding in the woods wowed with bright floral décor, rustic pampas grass, and a bright lounge area with sweeping views of nature.
photographer: Ryan Williams Photography | planner: KIM DUNCAN DESIGN | décor: Foster Wright Floral | venue: Arizona Nordic Village | rentals: Bright Event Rentals & Glamour and Woods | linen: La Tavola Fine Linen | videographer: Everlasting | calligraphy: Chalk it Up | cake: Jacqueline Rose Cakery | entertainment: Lucky Devils Band
Say “I Do” with Orange and Blue
Monte Rio, CA
We’ve seen lots of fun wedding backdrops in our days — but nothing like this orange backdrop with citrus-crowned panels.
photographer: Kelly Brown Photography | planner & caterer: LRE Catering | décor: Wild Club | rentals: Bright Event Rentals | furniture: The Wild Ones