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    Gold + Black Wedding Inspiration

    Today’s guest poster is my dear friend Chrissy with a color palette that is one of my absolute favorites! Enjoy 🙂

    Well hello there Oh Lovely Day readers! Chrissy from The Perfect Palette here! Just stopping by to share a little color inspiration while Chandra is away! Looking for wedding day colors that are classic, elegant, and all kinds of pretty? Shades of black and gold always have me at hello. And I’m hoping you can see why?

    I think what I love most is that there’s really no shortage of pretty possibilities when it comes to bringing this lovely color palette to life! Like this beautiful lantern send off for instance. Nothing could capture this color palette better than the gorgeous glow of these lanterns as they contrast against the dark, night sky. Oh, and I can’t go without mentioning this beauty of a cake. Goodness! That almost looks too pretty to eat! Am I right?

    So tell me… what sort of colors evoke a classic elegance in your mind? And might you use a classic palette like this one for your upcoming wedding and/or party? I’d love to hear your ideas!

    Looking for more wedding color ideas? Be sure to hop on over to The Perfect PaletteI promise there’s a whole lot of color inspiration just waiting to be explored! And I’d love to help you find the perfect palette for your special day!

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    {Inspiration Board} Black + Gold Glam Wedding

    black and gold glam wedding inspiration from oh lovely day

    {palette} gold, black, and ivory paired with patterns and sparkles.
    {inspiration} glamorous, fashion-forward, modern with a hint romantic vintage, this wedding is for any season but best for a more formal evening wedding.

    so, do you love this color combo as much as I do?  The sparkly gold mixed with the graphic black and white patterns is pretty much perfection in my book.  I want a room in my home to match this board!

    {photo credits} invitation by aerialist press, photo by Danielle Capito via 100 Layer Cake; place setting by kristin spencer photography via Style Me Pretty; cake by my sweet and saucy; accessories via Martha Stewart Weddings; bridal gown from bhldn.

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