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#1 addisonreed1113

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    Posted 30 January 2008 - 03:20 PM

    Hola Brides! I need color help- I love almost all color combos and am overwhelmed! Here's what we have so far:

    Bridesmaid Dresses
    Jim Hjelm Occasions

    Soft yellow with ivory chiffon overlay
    Men will be in light khaki or khaki seersucker with green cymbidium orchid bout.

    Ceremony will use a lot of white (want to keep look very clean) so I love the idea of white calla lillies

    Reception ?? This is where I'd love to have more color! I love lush pastels, apricot, blush, etc. The only thing I don't want is "hot or bright" colors (magenta, coral, aqua) My reception theme is "A midsummer night's dream" but Im having trouble focusing my vision! Any thoughts, suggestions? Thanks!
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    #2 boscobel

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      Posted 30 January 2008 - 03:22 PM

      Love your BM dresses! but I can't help you with the colors, cuz I love brights... I am sure you will get great advice though!

      #3 chicago88

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        Posted 30 January 2008 - 06:12 PM

        What about pale pink & pale yellow, even lilac?

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        Posted 31 January 2008 - 12:54 PM

        I'd say with the pale yellows, go with a pale blue, or a deeper muted blue. Seafoam green would be nice, too.

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        Posted 31 January 2008 - 01:56 PM

        I really like Edyta's flowers that she used. They were very soft colors that would look amazing with your bridesmaid dresses... yet they were not just white. They were a very soft pink if I recall. Do a search and try and find her photos. They are gorgeous!


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        #6 ErinB


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          Posted 31 January 2008 - 04:16 PM

          I love the idea of blush and peach with the soft yellows and greens! It sounds really elegant. I picture a garden-type setting with lots of twinkly lights and candles!

          Try searching the knot photo galleries for some ideas. You can search by color, flowers, reception decor, etc.


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