Color Trends for Spring 2013 | Wedding, Mitzvah, Party

We’re in the midst of New York’s Fashion Week, and everyone’s buzzing about the latest trends and styles.  September is also a reminder that the end of 2012 is approaching (sigh) and 2013 wedding, bat & bar mitzvah and special event planning is in full gear.  So it’s perfect timing that the color experts at Pantone announced:

Color Trends for Spring 2013

Pantone Color Spring 2013 Trends

Source: Pantone Fashion Color Report Spring 2013

According to the report, “this season, designers overwhelmingly address consumers’ desire for self-expression, balance and the need to re-energize.”  That sounds about right! Fashion colors can be great inspiration for wedding and party decor.  So we decided to create inspiration boards for some of our favorites.  Enjoy!

Red Theme Inspiration – Poppy Red

Poppy Red is a seductive, sensual and celebratory shade, sure to leave a lasting impression on your guests!

Red Wedding Color Theme Poppy

Red Color Theme, Poppy

Sources: Joe Hendricks Photography via Lover.lyA Wedding Cake BlogPinterestSo Cute ThingsI Love SW Mag

Florists & Party Decor

Green Theme Inspiration – Grayed Jade

Greens are dominating the trend report, and for good reason!  Grayed Jade, a subtle green with a gray undertone, can add a touch of quiet elegance and natural beauty to your event.

Green Wedding Color Theme Jade

Green Color Theme

Sources: Pinterest, Wedding Chicks, Amy’s All Things Wedding, Mimi Boutique

Yellow Theme Inspiration – Lemon Zest

Let’s face it – yellow just makes people happy. Lemon Zest is cheerful and refreshing, and adds a burst of flavor to your decor.

Yellow Lemon Zest Wedding Color Theme

Yellow, Lemon Zest, Color Theme

Sources: Candy WarehouseIfTheRingFits

Purple Theme Inspiration – African Violet

Exotic African Violet is a statement color and can be creatively paired with other colors for a dramatic and striking effect.

Purple Wedding Color Theme Violet

Purple Color Theme, African Violet

Sources:, Img Fave, Style Me Pretty, UK Bride,

Written by Cigall Goldman

Cigall Goldman