If you’re having a formal wedding in the spring and prefer to stay away from vivid or pastel colors, a palette of black and charcoal is a classic, timeless option. Adding Leaf Green as an accent color keeps the combination from being too austere and adds a fresh feeling for Spring.
The bride and bridesmaids: A bouquet with lots of greenery would look great against a white gown and one bold piece of jewelry (like a vintage-inspired green locket) would be a fun, unexpected accessory for the bride. Bridesmaids could wear charcoal dresses and hold bouquets of all-white blooms.
The groom and groomsmen: The men would be dressed in classic attire – black suits with charcoal gray ties. A little color could be added with bits of green in the boutonneires.
Accents: Leaf green can make its way into the reception via the wedding cake, centerpieces and perhaps the favors.
Stationery Options: Our Charlotte wedding invitation (printed in Olive ink on White paper) or the Liv wedding invitation (printed in Black ink on White paper) would both work well for a formal Spring wedding. Antonia in Black would be a good Save The Date option.