Pantone has been picking out a hue as the colour of the year since the past two decades now and the Pantone Colour Institute, being one of the most renowned and reliable ones, has announced on Wednesday night that the 2020 colour of the year is Classic Blue, a shade that will remind us of the sky at dusk. This Classic Blue is a colour of peace and tranquillity and gives us all the more reason to include it in weddings.
Did you pick your theme colour for the wedding yet? Because the Pantone colour of the year is here to win some hearts with the blue memories you make!
There are a million ways for you to incorporate the Classic Blue colour in your wedding, from small name cards on the tables to the lehenga or sherwani you choose. Here are some of the options to make Classic Blue a part of your big day.
Blue Invitations First
The invitation cards are one of the pivotal parts of the wedding and a Classic Blue coloured invitation card is not only classy as the name suggests, but it also has a soothing appeal and a perfect way to announce the news of your happily ever after. You can also choose your save the date cards and online invitations with a Classic Blue backdrop.
Coordinated Pre-wedding Hues
Being the Pantone colour of the year is not the only special thing about Classic Blue. It is also a shade that looks absolutely gorgeous on camera and co-ordinated blue outfits can make your pre-wedding shoot a treat to cherish forever.
Engagement Blues in a Box
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Be it the wedding ring box or the engagement ring thali that you choose, you can make it blue. A pretty diamond or platinum ring in a velvet ring box in Classic Blue will be a hit for sure!
Haldi & Mehndi Decor in Blue Rustics
The stereotype is Haldi decorations use a lot of yellow and the Mehndi decor includes a lot more colours. It is time to break the monotony and go blue. The Classic Blue decor is one way to make your Mehndi or Haldi decor classy and serene. This rustic decor by Rani Pink is a standout among the rest and it is worth a try!
Sangeet with Blue Mood Lights
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Sangeet decor is always about a lot of lights and chandeliers that were one of the most trending decor ideas of 2019. This year make your Sangeet all about the beautiful blues. You can use blue lights to set the mood right for the party or you can also invest in gorgeous blue drapes of curtains. The night is going to be all the more memorable!
Blue Drapes for Mandap Decor
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The aesthetic picture is painted right with a blue mandap. The blue mandap has been a hot favourite for many of the beach wedding decorations and it fits right with the colours of the sea, sky and the sand. But the blue mandap will make it a serene 7 pheras to remember.
Blue Wedding Boards
The wedding board put up near the entrance of your venue can flaunt the Pantone colour of the year 2020 and the intense shade of blue makes it royally perfect to flaunt a green or golden font on it.
These days weddings are all about quirk and the funky ideas that the decor world has seen in the past decade with the props are a benchmark in itself. Use stationery or photobooth props in hues of Classic Blue to make the wedding meticulously blue. Table name tags, personalised return gift bags and the list of quirky things you can get in Classic Blue is long!
Classic Blue Table Decor
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The table decor and seating arrangement is a big deal and while your guests sure need to be comfortable, you can make it an amazing blue experience for them if you pick the right blue tableware for the days. The table decor too can have blue linens and you should give a blue floral centrepiece a fair chance!
The Dreamy Cake
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Did you think that's all the blue you get for the big day? We've got our heart set on the wedding cakes - one, because of the deliciousness and two, for its gorgeousness! The colour and feel of a dreamy sky right in your cake while taking you for the gastronomical ride is everything you should try with the cake!
Bridesmaids & Groomsmen in Blues
Your beautiful bridesmaids can opt for blue attires and the blues will make every photograph worth it.
This groom's squad is making the rounds on the internet and for all the good reasons. The cool boys can add to the swag by flaunting blue outfits for your ceremonies or your D-day in fact!
The Blue Bride
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If the brides are looking for their "Something borrowed, something blue", this is the perfect way to make your wedding outfit a classic yet timeless one. Get yourself a blue lehenga and you can either go fo pretty heels in blue, or you can opt for the personalised Juttis for your complete D-day look.
The Blue Groom
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The groom wear is a tricky choice to make, but the blue sherwani or even a blue tuxedo for the big day or for their engagement look is worth a shot. It is a tranquil colour and when you take your vows of a forever in your Classic Blue outfits, you will make it even more special. Let the bridesmaids and sisters-in-law steal your Jutti right!
The Pantone colour of the year has its effects in many spheres and weddings are obviously on that list. To be able to decide a theme based on the Pantone colour and be in sync with so many other people and happenings is a special feeling in itself! this list has meticulously involved most of the possible areas where Classic Blue can come to your rescue and make it absolutely worth everything!
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