• {Color Crush} Indigo Wedding

    color crush on indigo by oh lovely day

    I’ve been majorly crushing on some indigo lately.  It actually started years ago with an eye shadow.  It was love at first sight and ever since I’ve been obsessed with that deep inky shade of blue.  Then I saw this on instagram from Kristina of Lovely Morning and 100 Layer Cake and my obsession was reignited.  I’m now determined to dye every white tee I own indigo (and a few of Charlie’s too, since they don’t stay white anyways).  Then I thought, “how cool would this be, translated into wedding inspiration!?”  But first…

    indigo palette inspiration oh lovely day

    I love the shades of indigo and how unique each pattern of the tie dye can be.  And the color and patterns inspire other translations of pattern and palette.  It made me think of cobalt blue china, of denim, of vintage bottles.  Of all the things you could bring into a wedding.

    indigo wedding by oh lovely day

    Just think of the possibilities with an indigo wedding!  You could go modern or rustic, vintage or classic.  But I really envision it as an outdoor summer wedding.  What about you?  Crushing on indigo too?

    {photo credits} top set: ceramic bowl by michele michael, photo by phillip ficks, via marcus hay / door by Sean Scanlon of Redink Photography / yarn via Yarn Club / tassels via ouch flower | middle set: dye powders via skona hem / shibori (top right) via virtual and visual / shibori (bottom left) via rug rabbit / blue sticks (found lots of sources but cannot find the original source because no one properly credited- please let me know if you know it!) | bottom set: china via into vintage / kate spade shoes by Katelyn James Photography via Style Me Pretty / tablescape by white loft studio via classic bride / ring via The Walters Museum / ties by Clementine / bottles via Once Wed  

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    5 Comments

    1. Posted Jun 11 at 6:09 am | Permalink

      Beautiful! Love indigo and how it looks so crisp against white in the beach tablescape image. That ring is stunning!

    2. Posted Jun 11 at 8:15 am | Permalink

      I’ve been looking for a good Indigo inspiration board! This is perfect <3

    3. Posted Jun 11 at 10:59 am | Permalink

      What a lovely color palette. Like those blue flowers in the mason jars.

    4. Posted Jul 3 at 1:17 pm | Permalink

      I love the creative use of indigo. It is so unique! Thanks for sharing!
      NC Wedding Planner-Orangerie Events

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