This week is all about a divine Autumn and Winter wedding theme that we think you’ll love: a luxurious jewel tone colour palette. The rich shades of cranberry, emerald, navy and gold mean this heavenly colour combination is perfect for both seasons! Keep reading for more jewel tone wedding inspiration…
If you’re planning a jewel wedding theme, you can guarantee that as a bride and groom you’re going to look glamorous. A lavish velvet jacket in navy or wine red will not only look fab, it’ll keep your groom warm in the chillier months. Plus, it’s not often you see a groom in a velvet suit so it’s incredibly unique.
There are tons of ways to channel a jewel colour palette through your bridal outfit, and you can still wear a traditional white gown. Opt for a pair of ultra glam shoes in raspberry red or emerald green – gold detailing will add a touch of luxe to your bridal shoes too. Berry tones are big this season when it comes to bridal make-up, so why not wear a statement lip in plum purple? You’ll definitely turn heads as you walk down the aisle, and it works wonderfully for an Autumn or Winter wedding.
When it comes to your wedding bouquet, you really are spoilt for choice! There are a plethora of jewel tones with Autumn and Winter blooms. Consider choosing deep red roses and lots of greenery – the colours look just stunning together. If you want to add a few other jewel inspired colours into your bouquet, you could always tie a navy or purple ribbon around the stems of your bouquet!
One of the main reasons that this theme is so popular for Autumn and Winter weddings is the fact that there is an abundance of colour choice. You can focus on one or two shades, or you could use as many jewel tones throughout your wedding as you want. When it comes to bridesmaids, a mix and match approach is a fab way to dress your ladies. Maybe ask each bridesmaid which their favourite jewel shade is, so they can choose a dress colour that they feel most comfortable in.
Don’t forget to incorporate your jewel wedding theme into your stationery – style the save the dates and invitations with a range of luxurious jewel colours. Garnet red, classic navy and emerald green will look gorgeous and decadent together. Keep the same design for your table plan, menus and place names. You could display your table plan in an antique gold frame, and use golden calligraphy table numbers to show your guests to their seats in style. Gold works beautifully with a jewel tone wedding and it adds to the glitz and glamour of the theme.
There are tons of ways to include subtle jewel tone details into your big day – through the colour of your wedding cake icing, jewel stone place names and even the jewels in your wedding accessories! This fab theme is effortlessly beautiful, wouldn’t you agree?