Vintage Weddings

Peaches & Cream: Wedding Inspiration

July 17, 2013
Peaches&CreamFI

Soft and sweet, peaches and cream has always been a firm foodie favourite of mine (probably influenced by my reading of Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach at a young age). As an alternative to the popular strawberries and cream of summers at Wimbledon, I have opted for a softer fruit that offers an equally delicious colour scheme for a vintage bride.

Peaches and cream is a perfect colour palette for vintage brides looking to get married in the spring or summer, as the soft peach colours compliment the dream vintage ivory cream lace dress you’ve – no doubt – been longing to wear. I hope you enjoy this wedding colour scheme and that this theme evokes sweet summer days for you as much as it does for me!

Peaches & Cream Wedding Scheme

Bride with Bouquet from NK Swingle | Bride and Bridesmaid Shoes from Once Wed | Peach Wedding Programs from Style Me Pretty | Peach Name Tag from Style Me Pretty | Peach Peony Lace Wedding Cake from Hello Naomi | Peach Cocktail from Our Labor of Love | Peaches and Cream from The Pastry Affair | Floral Crown Bride from Hair and Makeup by Steph

Old-Lace-Cream

True to the creamy colour of vintage lace dresses, Old Lace Cream is slightly on the pinker side of the cream scale, complimenting the red and yellow tints in the other colours. Without a shadow of a doubt, your dress should be this colour! Weave Old Lace Cream peonies with Apricot Pink peonies into your hair to soften your intricate lace wedding dress.

Peach Cream Vintage Style Intricate Lace Dress with Floral Crown

Lace Wedding Dress with Peach Sash on Back

Lace

Apricot-Pink

Soft and feminine, Apricot Pink is a lighter version of a classic and typical peach colour. In selecting this colour, I was aiming to balance the yellows of the Peach Orange and Bronze Brown. Use this colour widely throughout your wedding scheme, including the ribbon sash around your vintage lace wedding dress, the peonies in your hair, the dainty shoes on your feet, the wedding programs and your bridesmaid dresses.

Peach and Cream Shoes for Bride and Bridesmaids

Peach Bow Wedding Programmes

Apricot

Peach-Orange

Vibrant without being too loud, Peach Orange is what I like to think of as the vintage filter of orange; it’s an orange that has had the sepia effect applied, if you like! Include Peach Orange in your theme by offering peaches and cream as the dessert on your menu and by ensuring a Peach Orange peony decorates your wedding cake and your wedding bouquet.

Simple White Wedding Cake with Peach PeonyPeach Wedding Bouquet

Peach, Pink and Cream Peony Bouquet from 100 Layer Cake

Peach

Bronze-Brown

The darker brown found on the natural colouring of peaches, Bronze Brown provides a contrasting compliment to the rest of the colours in this scheme. It’s best included in your table setting and food menu, so work it in by using peaches as table place indicators, and by offering Pimm’s alongside Dark and Stormy and Peach Rum cocktails.

Peach Table Setting with Name Tag Attached

Wedding Cocktails in Mason Jars

Bronze

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2 Comments

  • Reply Sophie July 18, 2013 at 1:24 pm

    Oh what a beautiful summery wedding! I love the flowery hairstyle! x

    • Reply Melissa July 18, 2013 at 11:07 pm

      Thanks Soph! It seems peonies have overtaken roses on the chic factor scale. I wonder if that has something to do with the commodification of rose crowns for the festival season? x

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