You're probably well aware at how trendy mint green is right now, and it's no wonder why. It's vibrant, bold, beautiful and different! So if you're looking into having this color for your wedding color scheme, you are in the right place. Here are just a few ways to use the color mint throughout your wedding!
Fashion & Apparel
Of course, the first thing you think of when you choose your wedding color, is what your bridesmaids and groomsmen are going to wear that sports this mint color. With a color as vivid as mint green, you don't want to overdo it. So if you are going to choose mint colored dresses, go a different route for the shoes and flowers. You don't want everything to be mint, or it will get a little overbearing.
Here are a few ways your bridesmaids and groomsmen can wear the color without letting it take over.
As you can see in the last image, flowers look wonderful with this color scheme. You can go as simple, or as elegant as you like, both with the bouquets and the boutonnieres. One color that seems to pop is white, along with light yellows and vibrant greens. Talk to your florist and see what he/she recommends. You may even want to bring in a color swatch for them to use to ensure it all looks great together. You might not think flowers make a difference, but they'll be in almost all of your pictures, and you don't want to look back and regret not pairing the colors correctly.
Gifts & Favors
Giving your guests something to take home with them is always fun. It lets them know that you are thankful for them sharing your special day with you. Present your guests with mint green wedding favors to match your color scheme and make it part of your tablescape. Or, offer wedding favors in your complementing color like gold, silver, white or black.
One neat way to take your mint wedding color scheme, is to make it take on a vintage flair. Visit a thrift store for old pieces that you can spray paint with mint, gold, white, tan, or whatever you would like your complementary colors to be. As you can see, there are tons of clever ways to make this work. For example, picture frames, vases, bunting, suitcases, and even cake stands; all look great when upcycled with a coat of paint.
There are so many ways to make your mint green wedding look amazing. Get a little creative and do some research and you're sure to host a beautiful day.
What do you think about these ideas?
Michelle has been with Wedding Favors Unlimited for nearly 20 years. Starting out in Customer Service, she’s interacted with thousands of Brides helping them navigate every Detail imaginable around a wedding. She became a full-time writer for us because he realized he kept getting the same questions over and over and wanted to share them with everyone. Feel free to ask Michelle a question below!