August 11th, 2011
It seems like the color for this fall is orange. From bright zesty orange to subtle mango, orange shades are popping up all over. Here are some fun ways to incorporate orange into your wedding.
Bridesmaids and Groomsmen: dress up your attendants with a burst of orange. For bridesmaids, find a bright dresses, heels or jewelry in the shade of orange for your wedding. For groomsmen find colorful tie, bow ties or socks.
Paper Goods: Invitations, programs and all paper supplies can be printed in orange or on orange paper. Your guests will love receiving the colorful invitation in the mail. Think about purchasing personalized orange napkins for the bar and cocktail hour for the day of your wedding.
Flowers: Add some color to your bouquets with these popular orange flowers: Orange Lily, Tiger Lily, Strelitzia, Orange Rose, Peach Rose and Orange Gerbera Daisy. If you wish to stand out on your wedding day, use hot orange flowers which will create a sharp contrast with your white or cream dress. If you want a more classic look, use lighter orange flowers mixed in with white or cream flowers.
Decorations: From uplighting and linens to favors there are a lot of ways to incorporate an orange color throughout your wedding ceremony and reception.
Need an orange snack before your wedding? Munch on cantaloupe and oranges. Cantaloupe and oranges are full of hydrating vitamin C and beta-carotene to firm your skin and give you a dewy complexion.
Q: Why did the Orange go out with a Prune?
A: Because he couldn’t find a Date!