Every passing year, the traditional wedding ceremony in all white outfits is becoming a little more out dated. The rise of pastel colors, neon shades and gradients served as an avenue for many soon-to-be-wed couples choose among the thousands of color combinations and hues they can choose from to fit the motif for their wedding. And this year, the aisle is now prepared for the sophisticated look and ambiance of a black and white wedding theme.
Black and white themes may be a little unordinary and unlikely to be used for a wedding ceremony because of its dark and somewhat gloomy connotation. But in fact, black and white creates an effectual theme for the union of two persons, of two souls. Just like the yin and the yang, the opposing chromes of black and white is perceived as a perfect union and inseparability of the couple to be.
The murky and gloomy effect of the said shades can be easily overcome by correct styling and ornamentation. For your bridesmaids and groomsmen, you can opt to include in their suits and gowns accents of black and white tulips or flowers with a touch of silver to add more luster. To include more effect, the bride may wear black while the maids wear white; and the same goes for the groom and his men. Through this, more emphasis is given to the couples among other characters in the wedding. From the simplest accessories of the persons included in your entourage to their gowns and suits, always incorporate the sense of compliment and converse of the colors black and white to create more appeal and emphasis.
On the part of decorative elements, a splice of black and white flowers can also be placed as the centerpiece for reception tables. Black flowers can be done through spray painting the flowers with a glossy type of paint. Your guest give-aways and souvenirs may also be given a touch of black and white to give your wedding a more unforgettable and unique charm. A combination of black, white and silver confetti also creates a stunning effect in the place. Wedding stylists and designers also consider feathers as decorations as essential to making the whole theme look more striking and elegant. These feathers can be placed in invitations, floral arrangements, accessories of bridesmaids, and even the bride herself.
Black and white theme in weddings is becoming a trend nowadays because of the stylish and elegant effect it creates in the atmosphere. This may be the reason why more and more couples are resorting to making use of this motif for their big day. Aside from the sophistication and class it brings out, black and white theme fits almost any place and season.
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