A Colorful Affair: Light Orange and Aqua

Playful celebrations start with these delicate hues. Check out "A Colorful Affair" for more colorful wedding theme ideas.

By Courtney Hollands | Boston Weddings |

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Desserts: Glazed doughnuts, $1.50–$2.50, stacked doughnuts; cupcakes with vanilla buttercream frosting, $3.50 each, Lulu’s Sweet Shoppe; fondant mini cakes with sugar flowers, $15 each, cheesecake lollipops, $17.50 for 12, and macarons, $2 each, all I Dream of Jeanne Cakes; assorted chocolate truffles, starting at $1.25 each, Blue Tierra Chocolate Café; cake pops with nonpareils and sugar flowers, $2.50 each, Cake Pops Boston. Serving ware Stoneware pedestals, $20–$30, porcelain platters, $17 each, “Bristol” covered glass server, $35, cake platter with dome, $60, and “Taylor” glass hurricane vase, $9, all Crate & Barrel; juice glasses, $8 each, Anthropologie; the Curiosity Shoppe paper straws, $10 for 28, Target; glass vessel, $10, cupcake stand, $4, and plate, $4, all T. J. Maxx. 

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Letterpress invitation suite, $1,100 for 100 (envelope liners extra), and save-the-date suite, $550 for 100, both Albertine Press; “Oiva” porcelain plates, $13 (small) and $14 (large), and platter, $52, all Marimekko; Martha Stewart Crafts twine, $6, Joann Fabric and Craft Stores; mini binder clips, $4.79 for 60, Staples; “Dots” wrapping paper, $8, Paper Source.

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Portrait of a Lady: “Battery” silk-georgette-and-lace gown, $3,995, lelarose.com; Paris “Secret Window” rhodium-and-gold-plated-brass headpiece with Swarovski crystals, $530, L’élite Bridal Boutique.

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Do the Twist: Three-tier fondant-covered cake with fondant streamers, $9 per slice, Amanda Oakleaf Cakes; “Royalton Optic” glass cake plate, $250, Simon Pearce; “Oiva” porcelain plate, $22, Marimekko; Christofle “BY” silver-plated dinner fork, $119, Neiman Marcus.

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Bridal bouquet of garden roses and ranunculuses with cotton-wrapped handle, $125, Spruce Floral.

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Clockwise from top left: Roberto Coin 18-karat-rose-gold-and-rock-crystal necklace with diamonds, $5,100, and Heather Moore customizable “Love” charm necklace, price upon request, both Long’s Jewelers; quartz chandelier earrings, $115, M. Flynn; 18-karat-rose-gold bangle with pavé diamonds, $9,200, and Marco Bicego “Jaipur” 18-karat-gold-and-blue-topaz ring, $2,180, both Long’s Jewelers; Gypsies + Debutantes fabric bangle with crystals, $48, Mint Julep; Lulu Frost “Psyche” crystal earrings, $95, M. Flynn; Haute Bride satin sash with feathers, stones, and crystals, $300, Country Weddings Bridal Boutique; Rebekah Price “Phoenix” silver-plated-brass earrings with Swarovski crystals, $250, Recess Boutique; Masanori Oji brass trivets, $85 each, Lekker Home.

light orange and aqua wedding theme ideas

Shine On: Nicole Miller silk-twill-and-georgette gown, $1,650, Country Weddings Bridal Boutique; Tataborello “Rococo Orchid” brass brooch with Swarovski crystals and glass pearls (worn as hairpin), $350, bhldn.com; Lyralovestar “Oseye” gold-plated-metal necklace with Swarovski crystals, $208, Recess Boutique; Rachel Zoe gold-plated-metal-and-enamel cuff with Swarovski crystals, $495, Neiman Marcus; “Annabelle” palladium-and-blue-topaz ring with diamonds, $1,585, gemvara.com. Bridal bouquet of spray roses, gerbera daisies, hypericum berries, donkey’s tail succulents, and eucalyptus with satin-ribbon-wrapped handle, $200, New Leaf Flores.

Check out “A Colorful Affair” for more colorful wedding theme ideas.

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