Autumn Wedding Décor

Fall Wedding DècorCrackling fires, a chill in the air, pumpkins and falling leaves … Autumn! It’s a great time to have a wedding!

To help in choosing colors for your Fall celebration, I’ve compiled the Fall Pantone colors for the past three years (shown in first image below), so you can get a sense of the colors and tones that work best for that time of year. Rich, warm colors seem to be on trend each year. You’ll find shades of green, purple, deep yellow, brown, blue, grey, and, of course, orange.

It’s fun to mix and match the colors. It may be easier to find reception décor if you use orange; but you can easily add another color for your bridesmaids dresses and as an accent color in your décor, if you prefer.

Decorating with pumpkins, gourds, candles and leaves is often seen in Fall wedding celebrations but you can get creative and add other Autumn-inspired items, as well. I hope some of the ideas below from our Fall Weddings Pinterest board will inspire you to create your own perfect Fall wedding.

And by the way, for Fall 2012, Pantone has chosen Tangerine Tango shown in the first chart below, as the Color of the Year!

Pantone Colors Fall 2012, 2011 and 2010

Favor Boxes from Exclusively Weddings

Fall Collage 1

Fall Collage 2For more fall wedding ideas, see our Fall Weddings Pinterest board.

Photo Credits:
Photo 1:
Exclusively Weddings – Favor Boxes and Ribbon – Collage 1: Diane’s Cakes and More, Circadee.com (with instructions),
Exclusively Weddings – Fall in Love Soap Wedding Favor,
SAS Interiors (with instructions), YankeeHarvest.com, Project Wedding, yifatoran.com – Collage 2: Tatertots and Jello, Exclusively Weddings – Gold Brocade Coaster Wedding Favor, Better Homes & Gardens (with instructions), Bratty Cakes, My Heart’s Desire, Exclusively Weddings – Lavish Leaves Invitation, Martha Stewart (with instructions), Painted Preppy, donlucas.com

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About Sher Silver

Sher Silver has been active in the bridal industry for more than 25 years. She was on the Pace Communications’ team that launched Elegant Bride magazine and she served as its VP/General Manager. In 1991, she was asked to start up the Exclusively Weddings’ division for Pace and develop its catalog and product line of wedding accessories, favors and wedding party gifts. Once the original assortment of products was successful, she soon laid the groundwork for adding wedding invitations to Exclusively Weddings’ assortment. This included printing them in-house, so that exacting standards could be adhered to. She brought together an array of wedding invitation designs and price points that incorporated a mix of styles from classic to contemporary. Elegant and tasteful, these invitations set a fresh, new precedent in the industry and Exclusively Weddings continues to be known for offering invitations with both style and value. In addition, Sher has a passion for developing products that make it easier for brides to plan their weddings. She conceived, developed, and was editorial director of The Handbook of Wedding Invitations and the popular wedding planning system, The Organized Bride®. She has also created a wide variety of innovative, best-selling wedding products such as personalized wedding day totes for bridesmaids, Daddy’s Girl® frame, “To Dry Your Tears®” hanky for mother of the bride, personalized pouches for wedding rings, wedding welcome bags for out of town guests and more! Sher loves helping brides with questions they may have about their big day and providing valuable information and ideas to make wedding planning easier.

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