Having an appropriate color theme that goes well with your personality and with your story is A MUST! However, choosing the right palette for your wedding is not as easy as picking your two favorite colors and making them the foundation of your wedding theme. There are several factors, like location, size, season, etc. that you need to consider while you sit to finally choose the right color theme for your wedding.
Here in this post I am sharing with you the tips to choose the color theme for your 2021 wedding.
Let’s get started…
1. Your wedding Budget
Your budget plays an essential role when it comes to setting a specific color tone for the wedding. If budget is a constraint then definitely you would want to choose colors that are in your pocket. You cannot choose to go beyond your budget. Therefore, it is important that you set your wedding budget well in advance, then only you would be able create the right wedding.
2. The colors that you like the most
Of course, your wedding is a once in a lifetime event, and the color that you love the most will matter the most while choosing a color theme for your wedding. You cannot choose something that you don’t like just because it is in fashion or in trend. While you decide your color theme keep your favorite colors in mind. And sit with your wedding planner or the coordinator (if any) to plan how you can incorporate your favorite colors in your wedding theme and can create a wonderful event that you will be cherishing all your life.
The colors that inspire you the most are the ones you know you can live with for a long time. You will need to introspect and see what colors attract you the most. However, we all know our favorite colors. Beginning with your favorite colors can be a great starting point for choosing your wedding color theme.
3. Location of your wedding
Location, yes, location of your wedding also matters! While choosing color theme for your wedding, location will play an important role. If your wedding venue is already very colorful and accessorized then going minimal will be the best way. Because you will not need to add too much to it. Or you can even start your venue search with the color theme in mind. Think about the colors that you’d like to use. Prioritize whether you’d want to find the perfect venue or want to have your perfect color theme. If you have already got your venue, but somehow it is not working with the colors you have chosen, then you can of course consider changing the color theme according to the venue. Or you can simply go with a venue that matches perfectly with that the color theme that you have chosen for your wedding. Like, an outdoor wedding venue or a converted warehouse, as, these are the locations that can be worked out according to the chosen color theme and create a perfect venue for the wedding.
4. Season of your wedding
Yes, the season of your wedding will also play a crucial role while you sit to choose the best color theme for your wedding. Just like our clothes, our wedding color themes are also inspired by the season. For instance, in summers we love to go with neutral and sober hues; however, winters are meant for dark colors and they look perfect during winters, no matter what. So, keep your wedding time in mind, it will help you choose the best color theme according to the season and your preferences.
5. Do enough research
Well, if you think that you are not able to reach any point, then the best you can do is – search online. Gather information from magazines, art galleries and other weddings, as these are the great sources for inspiration when it comes to wedding color theme. Of course, you will never want to go for a color theme because it is trending, it is important that you choose the one which you like the most and which you think would be able to create the feel! Instead of following the same route, better is to do a lot of search and then come up with your own color scheme that will suit your wedding perfectly.
6. Pinterest it
Yes, Pinterest your favorite color combinations. Do your search online, find out the color combinations that you love the most and pinterest them all. It will help you choose the best color theme for your wedding.
7. The color wheel
Hope you remember the color wheel! Yes, the same color wheel that we used in our childhood, you won’t believe the same can be very useful while choosing the right color theme for your wedding. You can consult a color wheel to get the best color theme for your wedding with the help of the color wheel. The best you can do is – build your own color palette by simply pairing a bright, saturated color with neutral ones, and see what comes up. You may be able to get the best color theme for your wedding.
8. Style of your wedding
Another important factor that you need to consider to choose color theme for your wedding is the style of your wedding. So, before choosing the color theme, just see the style and atmosphere that you want to create at your wedding, once you will be clear with the style, finding the right color would be easier for you.
9. Type of your wedding
Yes, the type of your wedding will also play a crucial role in choosing the right color theme for your wedding. For instance, if you are looking for a big fat wedding and want to go for a lot of drama at your wedding, then a dark palette, like ruby red or emerald will be perfect to go with. And if yours is going to be a low key celebration, then definitely you would want to create an atmosphere that is more relaxed and sober. So, before you choose the color, finalize the type of your wedding first!
10. How have you dreamt of your wedding!
It is crucial, you really need to consider your own likings and disliking. Every couple wants to host a wedding that is unique and different from others. If you have also dreamt of your wedding a certain way, then go for it. Bring your vision to reality!
11. Consider your priorities
While planning for the wedding, sometimes the most important factor is – what’s your priorities! For instance, if budget is a constraint, then definitely going for a color theme that will take a toll on your pocket won’t be a wise idea. You will need to consider all those factors that are important in the first place before you choose the color theme for your wedding. Believe you me, you can create a wonderful atmosphere in your budget.
12. Don’t be overwhelmed
Well, it is obvious to get overwhelmed while wedding planning, especially when you become so strict about choices. You need to understand that sometimes things don’t work as you want them. Taking things too seriously at the wedding while planning it, is not wise. You really need to be easy and cool while you plan your wedding. Understand that wedding color theme doesn’t have to play the major role; however, your color theme will inform a lot of your wedding decisions, like your wedding flowers, your bridesmaid dresses, etc. but you need to remember that not everything at your wedding has to match perfectly. So, don’t stress yourself too much! Just be cool and relaxed!
To Conclude: Follow these 12 tips to choose the perfect color theme for your wedding. These tips can help you choose the right color theme and create the wedding that you have always dreamt of!