Pink Wedding Color – Twelve Perfect Combinations

The color pink is the star of this week’s blog post. Pink has been a popular wedding color for many years. I think one of the reasons it is popular is that it is a flattering color for most all bridesmaids and, depending on the shade and what other color(s) it is paired with, it works for all seasons.

Pink can be used alone or with another color and it works well as the main wedding color or as an accent color. You can achieve a lot of different looks depending on the color you pair it with.

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Pink Wedding Color
As shown in the collage below, pink can be a beautiful color all by itself. By combining different shades of pink you can create a luscious wedding palette.
Shades of Pink Wedding

Pink and Red Wedding Colors
A pink and red combination is romantic and you might want to consider it, especially if you are having a wedding with a Valentine’s Day theme.
Pink_and_Red_Wedding

Pink and Brown Wedding Colors
If you love pink but your groom thinks it is too feminine, how about a compromise of pink paired with brown. When pairing with brown, it is best to use a softer shade of pink, so there is enough contrast between the colors.
Pink and Brown Wedding

Pink and Black Wedding Colors
Pink and black is a sophisticated combination that looks especially lovely for a wedding that is bit more formal. It works well with any shade of pink and is shown below paired with a deep shade.
Pink and Black Wedding

Pink and Navy Wedding Colors
Pink with Navy is similar to pink and black but is a bit more casual. This combination is often used for nautical-themed weddings. The bright pink plays beautifully off the rich, deep blue.
Pink and Navy Wedding

Pink and Turquoise Wedding Colors
Pink and turquoise is a fresh palette perfect for spring and summer weddings.
Turquoise and Pink Wedding

Pink and Purple Wedding Colors
If you love both Pink and Purple, why not combine them! This “girly” combination works best for spring and summer weddings. If you want to use it in fall or winter, I suggest using deeper shades of the colors.
Purple and Pink Wedding

Pink and Green Wedding Colors
Pink and green is another combination that is perfect for weddings in spring and summer.
Pink and Green Wedding

Pink and Mint Green Wedding Colors
Pink with mint green can be a great choice, especially for a vintage wedding theme. This combination works best when a pastel shade of pink is used.
Mint and Green Wedding

Pink and Yellow Wedding Colors
Pink and yellow is a bright and sunny combination. A darker shade of pink works best, so the pink won’t be overwhelmed by the bright yellow.
Yellow and Pink Wedding Colors

Pink and Gold Wedding Colors
Pink and gold is a dressy and elegant combination. In the collage below I have used medium and soft pinks.
Pink and Gold Wedding

Pink and Silver Wedding Colors
Pink with silver is shown here with a soft pink. You can always add a gray color for those accessories that are not available in silver.
Pink and Silver Wedding

~ Collages created by Sher Silver – Exclusively Weddings

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Resources for more pink inspiration on our Pinterest boards:
Pink Wedding Ideas 
Fuchsia/Hot Pink Wedding Ideas
Pink and Red Wedding Ideas
Pink from Exclusively Weddings

Photo Sources: Shades of Pink: Scrole Vision Photography, Craig Wall, Peggy Porschen  Pink and Red: Planet cake,Theo Milo Photography, With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart, The Decorista  Pink & Black:  Brayola, Amazing Cakes by Vanessa, Etsy, Rachelle’s, Perfect Wedding Guide  Pink & Navy: Ella Blue Studio, To The Bride and Groom Update, Kristin Vining Photography, Etsy, Significant Events of Texas, Glessner Photography  Pink & Brown: Wedding by Color, Nice Wedding Gallery, two peas & their pod, Little Boutique Bakery  Purple and Pink:  Weddingbee, Ian Grant Photography, Lanier Star Photography, Cean One Photography, Spotlight, Studio Cake  Pink and Turquoise: Bride Finds, Hostess Blog, Gather Love, Project Wedding  Pink and Green: Pursuing the Picture Perfect Wedding, Wedding or Party Decorations, Carrie’s Cakes, Valley & Co., Moments of Magic  Mint & Ballet Pink:  Martha Stewart, Ruby Roux Photography, KT Merry Photography, Design Label  Yellow & Pink: Amanda Wilcher Photography, The Little Big Company7x,The Proper Pinwheel, Erica George Dines, Sharnel Dollar Designs, Entertain Decorate Celebrate  Pink & Gold: KT Merry Photography, sweetandsaucyshop.com, Martha Stewart Weddings,Wedding Chicks, 100layercake.com  Pink & Silver: Bobbette & Belle,  Purity Bride blog, Twiggi, Boston Avenue Photo Co., Weddingbee

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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.

3 thoughts on “Pink Wedding Color – Twelve Perfect Combinations

  1. I wonder if anyone knows where the tablecloth in the Mint Green & Pink theme came from? I’d really love to use these for my wedding.

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