How to Use Classic Blue in Your Wedding Colour Scheme: Pantone Colour of The Year 2020

I will not lie to you dear reader... I was a little underwhelmed when the Pantone Colour for 2020 was revealed.


Pantone: "And we are proud to announce that the 2020 Colour of the Year is..."


* drumroll*


"Blue!"


Everyone: *blinks*


The anticlimax was real my friend. I was so extremely uninspired by it. AND YET, this is the first year that I have actually felt compelled to write a blog about how to use the Pantone colour of the year in your colour scheme.


Why?


Well for one, I'm clearly running out of ideas lol. Hit me up on Instagram @nulyweds with all your questions and I'll make some blogs about it.


But really I wanted to challenge myself on how to use such a thoroughly unremarkable colour and make it somewhat remarkable.


So without further ado, here is what I managed to come up with.




Main colour - Cranberry red


Complementary colour - Violet


Top note - Gold


Undertone - Classic Blue


This colour scheme is super elegant and juicy with rich jewel tones for a gothic look. Perfect for Autumnal weddings or just those who are fans of a slightly gothic look without going all black.





Main colour - Baby blue


Complementary colour - Turquoise


Top note - Gold


Undertone - Classic Blue


This wedding colour scheme is very fresh with cleansing sea greens and gold lettering. You could do this colour scheme with silvers instead of golds but I like the warmth of the yellow gold here. For a beach or seaview wedding, this could be rather spectacular,



Main colour - Ivory, lilac or blush


Complementary colour - Coral


Top note - Gold


Undertone - Classic Blue


This colour scheme is more modern and funky which is probably why I enjoy it so much!

Take that blue and clash it with orange to have some popping floral pieces that will wow your guests. If you're a bubbly couple but want a bit of modern refinement to your day, this could be a fun scheme for you!


That's it for this week. Let me know on Instagram @nulyweds which is your favourite


xoxo


Olivia

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