Wedding Planning Essentials: Pantone’s Spring 2015 Color Trends

pantone's spring 2015 color trends

The Fall season may just have started but with the recent wrap of New York Fashion Week and Pantone’s subsequent Spring 2015 color report, we can’t help but have Spring on our minds. The color forecast, best described by Pantone when titling the Top 10 Women’s Colors “An Eclectic, Ethereal Mix”, is trending to bring with it strong romantic notions of the simple, and the best, things in life. Tapping into a calming blend of the warm and the cool, Spring’s palette encourages some well deserved me time, a break to enjoy all the beauty that surrounds us. With its lead color Aquamarine, slow and steady days by the waterfront call out with an invitation to visit. Needless-to-say, with this type of forecast, Spring is shaping up to be a beautiful time to get married!

And because wedding trends don’t fall far from the fashion trend tree, we’re taking this bit of seasonal color inspiration that Pantone has infused us with and we’re turning it into our Top 10 Picks for the best ways to incorporate Spring’s hottest hues into your wedding day. So for all you Springtime brides, here’s your chance to nail down the details. Happy Planning!

lace parasol

sun kissed
featured here: antiqued battenburg lace parasol

vintage blue key

vintage blues
featured here: vintage inspired distressed key hook

silver mercury votive holder

unpredictable beauty
featured here: bell shaped glass tealight holder

vintage favor box

the pleasure of rare finds
featured here: vintage favor boxes

pink burlap wreath

pink comforts
featured here: ruffled burlap wreath

fabric flower backdrop

just imagine
featured here: custom backdrop made with ruffled fabric flowers and burlap runners

blown glass lamp

pretty possibilities
featured here: blown glass lamp votive holder used as a vase

blown glass globe with petals

natural neutrals
featured here: blown glass globe filled with preserved petals in white

Color Obsessed

If you love what you see but want more for your Spring 2015 wedding, shop the Weddingstar website by color to view all your palette perfect options.

xoxo.

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Wedding Planning Essentials {Inspired by Color}: Whitewash

After a long and cold Canadian winter, Spring has finally decided to grace us with her presence and we’re oh so happy to have her! We’re ready for a fresh start, and that’s exactly what this season gives us and what’s got us inspired today.

We can’t help but share our feelings of inspiration and we’re doing it through our latest color story board, Whitewash. There’s nothing much to this color scheme, other than varying simple shades of white, but in its simplicity every square inch of the board oozes fresh beginnings and new possibilities.

xoxo.

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Get the Look: A Beautiful Butterfly Wedding

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Anna + Chris: A Blissful Spring Wedding in Virginia Beach

Anna and Chris had an amazing spring wedding this past April in their local surroundings of Virginia Beach! With colorful details and a light airy flow, their wedding is whimsical and beautiful! I’m especially in love all their simple yet vibrant details and their bright pink and navy color combination that really gives their wedding that something extra. Get ready to be inspired and feel the love in the air – this spring wedding most certainly has extra doses of both! Enjoy!

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Audra + Tony: Spring Spendor

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Inspiration: {Easter/Spring Wedding}

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Hot Picks: Our Top 3 Florals for Spring and Summer

Spring is finally here (or it will be as soon as it stops snowing here in Alberta!). Never the less, Easter is almost upon us and that means that spring and summer wedding season is also arriving. With nature finally waking up from it’s winter slumber, our thoughts are once more turning to flowers, and more specifically to the 3 flower trends for S/S 2013 we can’t help but love: the Protea, succulents and Lamb’s Ear!

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