He’s popped the question, it was magical, emotional and you have the perfect engagement ring and now are the big decisions.
Planning your spectacular day may seem like a daunting task but Oxford Wedding Video is here to help with a practical and helpful guide to everything bridal including trends, venues, suppliers, dresses and anything we think is useful to our gorgeous brides and grooms to be.
2014 is a fabulous year for individuality, putting your own stamp on your big day has never been so chic. After all that’s what weddings should be about, the perfect day created and cherished by you and for you. Trends certainly give us an idea of colours, styles and themes but ultimately the decision lies with the bride and groom, this year inspires originality, unique detailing and money saving ideas.
Colours are always a first choice when deciding the atmosphere for your big day.
This element affects everything from bridesmaid’s dresses to flower arrangements and choice is sometimes your favourite colour or the hottest hue for the New Year. Bridal colour trends for 2014 feature several contrasting shades and really depict the character of the day.
The first trendy shade is the Moody Blues. This range of colours represents a palette of cobalt, peacock, navy and indigos that work perfectly with metallic features to give a luxurious style to the day. If you are looking for a brighter shade Turquoise is a popular choice this year as this bold tone works fluidly with other vivid shades to create a lasting impression.
The colour of the year for 2014 according to Pantone and recreated by wedding designers is Radiant Orchid. This vibrant colour incorporates a fusion of fuchsia with pink and purple undertones. It illustrates the warmth of summer and the confidence to try something a little different. This stylish hue blends perfectly with darker tones such as oranges and cocoa colours and if you really want to make a statement match with lively pinks and blues for an explosion of colour.
Long gone are the days of sticking to your soft pastel shades and keeping everything traditional. Your day is about showing your personality and uniqueness and 2014 has never been a better year for expressing your passion and love to your family and friends.