Color Trends

It’s all about color—grey is the new black, and we’re still crazy for navy and metallics. These hot color trends will be appearing liberally throughout weddings this year. Natural tones of charcoal, dove, oyster and shell will appear with pops of vibrant colors like pinks, corals and shades of green. Navy and other deep shades of blue are also a popular choices for brides. And the fashion runways aren’t the only place you’ll see metallics—they’re making their way into every aspect of weddings and receptions. These neutral colors can be mixed and matched with any color palette. From bridesmaid dresses to tablecloths and overlays, you can incorporate any of these trendy hues into your wedding. BBJ Linen in Orlando has an assortment of shimmery metallic overlays (see picture), table runners and chair covers ( Outfit bridesmaids in any of these gorgeous hues. I love designers Lula Kate and Coren Moore, both available through Bella Bridesmaid in Winter Park ( Using ribbons, silk flowers, fancy paper, vases and the like from craft and party stores like Michaels or Party City also are a great way to enhance décor with these colors.