Fresh, cool, demure, and softly chic. All these and so much more can be said about mint, the current color crush of the wedding world! Actually, it’s more like a love affair! Just surf the web and you’ll see a flood of mint-infused wedding magic everywhere you look. So we’re going with the flow and sharing inspiration for a ‘mod glam’ wedding using a mint and gold palette. And this is one color pairing that can make its way effortlessly from bridal accessories to reception details—all in one visually captivating sweep! Enjoy!
1 – Sweet treats – As if wedding candies and cookies weren’t yummy enough to begin with, choosing those in a scrumptious mint hue makes them irresistible—as proven by these treats found via Piccoli Elfi.
2 – Bridesmaid’s dress – No frills needed for a mint bridesmaid’s dress to work its charm! Spotted this via The Preppy Chic’s tumblr post, and just love its sheer simplicity—with gold accessories for a bit of glam and a sweet peachy bouquet to make it wedding-y!
3 – Wedding cake – Rustic meets glam in this stunning gold cake with striking twig found via The Natural Wedding Company UK by Connie Cupcake.
4 – Place setting – Even the simplest of settings, like this charming example from The Every Last Detail, just oozes with appeal using a base of mint highlighted with mod square chargers, cutlery, place card frames, and even some confetti in gold!
5 – Sparkly accents – For a sweet send-off for the newlyweds, we found this darling idea via Shauna Younge’s blog Sweet Tooth. Mini sparklers stuck into mint-colored macarons!
6 – Place card holders and paper – Weddingomania shows how pears spray-painted gold make eye-catching holders for leaf-shaped place cards. Then, when these are paired with mint cutwork cards, they make charming place setting elements indeed!
7 – Bouquet – Soft elegance is what this bridal bouquet is all about. The mint tones are actually provided by muted foliage, setting off gorgeous ivory blooms. Image credited to Once Wed (please leave a comment below if you know the original source).
8 – ‘Love birds’ topper – If you opt to have a white or ivory cake, you could bring in the mint via delightful cake toppers. These little love birds, for instance, are sewn only upon order by the etsy shop A Sweet Reverie from soft mint vintage fabric.
9 – Signature drink – Serve up your chosen mint-colored drink in glasses garnished with gold sanding sugar on the rims. This ‘Minty Fontainebleau’ lemonade caught our eye in this lovely styled shoot on 100 Layer Cake (the recipe is included).