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Five Fall Bouquets to Fall in Love With

More and more couples are planning fall weddings. Fall is a beautiful time of year for a wedding when the weather is cooler, the leaves are turning, and rich earthy color palettes dominate design. Organic, more natural florals are a popular choice, with blossoms like dahlias, ranunculus, astilbe, and queen anne’s lace adding texture and depth. Greens like seeded eucalyptus and olive branches as well as berries are also a popular addition.

With color palette, inspiration can come from many places. Some are inspired by fall’s natural color change, bringing in rich yellows, deep reds, and pops of orange. Others aim for more greenery with pale sages and deep emeralds. Burgundy and wine palettes are another popular choice. Many couples choose a more subdued fall palette, selecting subtle blends of colors like champagne, cinnamon, coral, and lavender.

Here we’ve selected 5 fall bouquets with a mix beautiful blossoms and even greater inspiration. Which one is your favorite?

1. Rich Burgundy Dahlias with Olive & Queen Anne’s Lace

Emily Tebbetts Photography

Emily Tebbetts Photography

2. Cinnamon Roses with Dusty Miller and Coral Sprays

Elizabeth LaDuca Photography

Elizabeth LaDuca Photography

3. White Dahlias with Succulents and Viburnam Berries

Ashley O’Dell Photography

Ashley O’Dell Photography

4. Golden Orchids with Orange Dahlias and Burgundy Callas

Lea St. Germain Photography

Lea St. Germain Photography

5. Ivory Roses with Eucalyptus and Wax Flower

Stephanie Rita Photography

Stephanie Rita Photography

Four Summer Wedding Ideas You'll Love

Summer is wedding season, so let the wedding inspiration begin! Here are four Summer Wedding details that will add fresh inspiration to your dream day.

1. Summer Citrus
Nothing says summer like cold lemonade. Give your wedding some extra zest by mixing in citrus details. Lemons, limes, or oranges can bring color and playful texture into any table scape. 

Kjeld M Photography

Kjeld M Photography

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2. Go Green
On trend for Summer 2017 is foliage decor. All-foliage centerpieces or alter pieces can create a lush and dramatic look to your wedding day details. Using greens allows you to introduce a rich balance of texture and fresh, vibrant color. Pair with sleek metallics for a truly sophisticated look. 

 

3. Tie the Knot
Update the Summer Nautical trend with playful details. In addition to wrapping bouquet stems or decorating glassware, mixing rope into the flowers is a unique and dynamic way of incorporating nautical elements. These bridesmaid's bouquets put a sophisticated spin on the classic New England nautical look.

 

4. Fresh Cut Details
Nothing says summer more than green grass. Incorporate grass into your design plan for a lush look. Cubes of grass for cocktail tables or a grass tablescape for holding placecards is a fun and fresh look that is perfect for any summer wedding. 

Perfecting your Event with the Pantone Color (s) of the Year

2016 has rung and Pantone says this year's colors are Rose Quartz and Serenity!

This combo mixes sweetly powdered pink with soft and cool blue. Pantone describes that this year's color selection is demonstrating the "gender blur as it relates to fashion" as well as the "mindfulness and well-being" consumers are seeking.

Pastel pink and blue together have long been typecast but we think you can make these colors work in sophisticated ways. Here are a few images for how to perfect your next event with 2016's Rose Quartz and Serenity!

 

 

Pale Blue Flower + Foliage Suggestions:
-hydrangea   -thistle   -delphinium
-tweedia   -succulents   -dusty miller
-eucalyptus

Light Pink Flower Suggestions:
-roses   -astilbe   -sweet pea
-peonies    -ranunculus   -hydrangea
-tulip   -lisianthus   -cymbidium orchid

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PERSON + KILLIAN

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TODD WILSON IMAGES

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PERSON + KILLIAN

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