12 Inspiring Wedding Color Schemes That Feel Fresh

When planning your wedding, before you begin deciding on décor, the color scheme is what brings everything together. Whether you opt for festive hues, dark and moody shades, or understated neutrals, your chosen color palette unifies the decorations and sets the mood for the occasion. Because wedding color schemes play such an important part in adding that personal touch to your nuptials, we reached out to the wedding expert Angela Hamilton of 100 Layer Cake to weigh in on some of our favorites. Here, Hamilton shares the color combinations—from timeless to nontraditional—that feel forever fresh however you're decorating. She walks us through the palettes that work perfectly with table settings, florals, reception venues, and beyond—with gorgeous real-life examples.