Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Spotlight on Green

Years ago the color green played mostly a minor role in wedding palettes. Green appeared as an accent color or as greenery, but seldom took the spotlight as a major player. If you’re skeptical about using green as a primary part of your palette, check out some of these designs…

01 bellissima vita …cymbidium orchids, kale, spider mums, tulips and hypericum berries in shades of lime top modern cylinder vases…

(image via Bellissima Vita)

AmandaGreen002 stoneblossom … an abundant bouquet of Lady Slipper orchids…splurge…

(image via Stoneblossom)

 

avielhecocktail petals egde …bejeweled button mums and a swirl of bear grass adorn a votive candle…lime glass votives carry out the color scheme…

(image via Petal’s Edge)

 

DSC_0130 stoneblossom …love the succulents in these planters… paired with the lantern it all looks so woodsy to me…

(image via Stoneblossom)

02 bellissima vita …I cannot get enough of this wheat grass…the epitome of “Spring Green”…

(image via Bellissima Vita)

How do you feel about green as the main player in a wedding/event palette? Worthy of the starring role or best used as a secondary color?

 

 

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3 comments:

nancy said...

i had actually already been thinking about using a lot of green in my wedding and didn't know that it was becoming a trend. so i'm all for it!

Never A Plain Jane said...

All these photos remind me of Kit. Green was her wedding pallette plan for a long time. It isn't really a color that scream "Janice" but I think it is a beautiful concept.

Em said...

...remembering why green is my favorite color. ahh...