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Winter Wedding Colors

Last Updated: Aug 21, 2018

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If you’re thinking of a white wedding, what better season than winter? While some may find it too cold to celebrate, you know that winter is the season of jubilation. To announce the news, first you’ll need to find the perfect winter wedding colors. Snowy days provide the perfect backdrop for bright berries paired with champagne and pewter shades. Dazzle your guests with bright metallic gold or opt for a subdued hazy grey.

From jewel tones to pastels, we’ve created more than 45 winter wedding color schemes that are sure to impress your guests. Use these palettes to guide your choices in every stage of wedding planning—from your bouquet to your bridal party.

Get inspired by choosing a color below. With palette in hand, you can select a color to see its specifics so everything from décor to invitations matches perfectly.

Choose a Color for Inspiration

Winter Weddings in Purple

Bright

Classic Purple
Teal
Pale Lilac
Bright Royal
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Coat your wedding day with majesty using the rich hue of purple. It's lighter complement and counterpart, pale lilac, can add softness to your scheme. For additional color, use teal and bright royal for anything from lightning to table decor to bridesmaid dresses.

Colorful

Light Violet
Baby Blue
Hot Pink
White Shores
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Delightful from start to finish, this purple color scheme is based off of light violet. Choose your larger pieces in light violet, like your bridesmaid dresses and table decor. Implement accents and highlights using baby blue, hot pink and white shores. This theme is especially magical during the winter months.

Metallic

Dark Eggplant
Raspberry
Silver
Rose Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Dark eggplant sets a classy tone, especially when paired with the shimmery accents of silver and rose gold. This dynamic combination feels high-class without being stuffy. Raspberry can be thrown in the mix for additional contrast and energy.

Muted

Dark Ivy
Pewter
Winter Berries
Champagne
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
The contrast of dark ivy and winter berries against the lighter tones of champagne and pewter looks heavenly. Choose purple or pewter for your bridesmaid dresses and ensure that the men's wear corresponds. Utilize champagne in a big way, like in your dress, veil, flowers and shoes. Enjoy how the playful delicacy of this muted purple scheme.

Monochrome

Deep Purple
Cherry
Meadow Flower
Pale Lilac
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
This color scheme has a quadruple purple threat: pale lilac, meadow flower, cherry and deep purple. Decide which tones will take center stage—and which ones will play the roles of powerful accent. From lilacs to hyacinths, you can find flowers that radiate with tones of purple even throughout the winter months.

Winter Weddings in Red

Bright

Red Lantern
White
Spruce
White Sand
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Red Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Put your love front and center with a ravishing red lantern hue. From bridesmaid dresses to winter berries, you can thread this gorgeous color across your wedding day celebrations. The lighter contrasts of white, spruce and white sand balance the color palette and allow the red lantern to remain in the spotlight. If you're wishing for a classic scheme that will stand the tests of time, use this one for your winter wedding.

Colorful

Autumn Leaves
Licorice
Dark Forest
Ocean Blue
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Red Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Want a lavish winter wedding? Utilize these dark tones in your floral bouquets, center pieces, ceremony decor and bridal attire. With autumn leaves' robust character, you won't need much else to make your wedding decor extraordinary. Blend the other tones like licorice and dark forest as you wish—to enhance the ambience and intertwine your personal style.

Metallic

Rich Red
Black
Dark Orchid
Silver
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Red Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Timeless and exquisite, rich red, black and dark orchid play off each other in romantic fashion. These hues visually represent your love and look especially astonishing against a winter backdrop. For detailing items like place cards, invites, wedding favors and center pieces, utilize silver wherever you feel inspired.

Muted

Burgundy
Dark Cinnamon
Creme Brulee
Pearl Cream
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Red Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Burgundy is a classic, enriching color that calls for attention without being too showy. With this color as the core to your color palette, build around it with dark cinnamon and creme brulee. Pearl cream comes into play with pieces like your dress, groomsmen shirts, flowers and candles. Your guests will feel wildly elegant at your winter extravaganza.

Monochrome

Burgundy
Rich Red
Red Lantern
Ceramic
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Red Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Connect each part of your special day through this stunning red palette. In your bouquet, for example, you can utilize several of these reds through flowers and winter berries. Ceramic acts as a lighter tone to provide contrast and to soften the look when needed.

Winter Weddings in Blue

Bright

Royal
Deep Royal
Icicle
Champagne
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Blue Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Magical in every way, this bright blue color scheme illuminates winter weddings. The royal and deep royal tones provide intensity, while icicle and champagne bring in a level of delicacy. Gorgeous and timeless, this color palette is easy to use and makes for sophisticated photographs.

Colorful

Deep Royal
Maroon
Pearl
Reef
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Blue Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Make your winter wedding festive with an arrangement of dark and light tones. Choose a stronger hue for your bridal party attire, like deep royal or maroon and find flowers to match. Introduce pearl and reef for color variation and let this color scheme become your winter wedding dream.

Metallic

Sapphire
Light Denim
Midnight Blue
Silver
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Blue Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Build a timeless look with midnight blue, light denim and sapphire. This color scheme offers a delicate touch with plenty of space for personal touches. Silver can be added as a highlight, in items like your jewelry, shoes, wedding favors and table candles.

Muted

Light Denim
Pale Blue
Espresso
Pale Seafoam
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Blue Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Taking inspiration from the lighter tones of winter, this scheme is breathtaking for guests from the minute they enter the ceremony to the final moments of the night. Truly charming, choose pale blue and pale seafoam for your bridesmaid and flower girl dresses, along with other details like your cake and flowers. Tie in espresso for contrast and to highlight the beauty of the blues.

Monochrome

Icicle
Baby Blue
Pale Blue
Nickel
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Blue Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
This monochrome color palette is entirely refreshing during the winter months. Light and airy, these pastel blues draw attention to the bridal party and the love represented on your wedding day. In each detail of your day, these colors will delight time and time again.

Winter Weddings in Orange

Bright

Autumn Orange
Dark Orchid
Cotton Candy
Steam
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Orange Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Go bold with your winter colors to design a wedding that will be unforgettable. From autumn orange flowers to dark orchard dresses, you have a celebration that's powerful and full of personality. Juxtapose the darker colors with playful accents, cotton candy and steam. Enjoy the magical process of complying these colors into just the day you want.

Colorful

Tangerine
Classic Yellow
Light Charcoal
Navy
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Orange Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Liven up this winter for your guests with tangerine colored celebrations. This tone offers an upbeat vibe with plenty of ongoing energy. For accents, use light charcoal and navy in both your bridal attire and reception decor. Invite classic yellow to illuminate the room through centerpieces or finer details like place cards. You'll have a well-rounded color scheme bursting with vitality.

Metallic

Peach Cobbler
White Sand
Red Satin
Antique Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Orange Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Peach cobbler is a timeless orange that looks beautiful on fabric. You'll also be able to find winter blooms in peach cobbler, which can be combined with flowers boasting red satin or antique gold petals. Let white sand be the neutral tone you use for suit colors and subtle details like silverware and dessert napkins.

Muted

Burnt Sienna
Peanut
Dark Ivy
Lavender
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Orange Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
If you're planning a chic, rustic or bohemian wedding, this muted scheme will give you all the color tools you need. With burnt sienna and peanut, design your main components like venue decor and groomsmen suits. With dark ivy and lavender, you can create gorgeous bouquets and centerpieces. This theme is truly about layering and blending, so use each color for a complete look.

Monochrome

Sweet Mandarin
Tiger Orange
Gold Dust
Chocolate
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Orange Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
From breathtaking bouquets to luscious bridesmaid gowns, the vibrant tones in sweet mandarin and tiger orange offer your wedding artistic energy. You can also line your tables with flowers and flatware that align with this orange scheme. For harmony, utilize gold dust and chocolate as you put the final touches on your big day.

Winter Weddings in Purple

Bright

Classic Purple
Teal
Pale Lilac
Bright Royal
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Coat your wedding day with majesty using the rich hue of purple. It's lighter complement and counterpart, pale lilac, can add softness to your scheme. For additional color, use teal and bright royal for anything from lightning to table decor to bridesmaid dresses.

Colorful

Light Violet
Baby Blue
Hot Pink
White Shores
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Delightful from start to finish, this purple color scheme is based off of light violet. Choose your larger pieces in light violet, like your bridesmaid dresses and table decor. Implement accents and highlights using baby blue, hot pink and white shores. This theme is especially magical during the winter months.

Metallic

Dark Eggplant
Raspberry
Silver
Rose Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Dark eggplant sets a classy tone, especially when paired with the shimmery accents of silver and rose gold. This dynamic combination feels high-class without being stuffy. Raspberry can be thrown in the mix for additional contrast and energy.

Muted

Dark Ivy
Pewter
Winter Berries
Champagne
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
The contrast of dark ivy and winter berries against the lighter tones of champagne and pewter looks heavenly. Choose purple or pewter for your bridesmaid dresses and ensure that the men's wear corresponds. Utilize champagne in a big way, like in your dress, veil, flowers and shoes. Enjoy how the playful delicacy of this muted purple scheme.

Monochrome

Deep Purple
Cherry
Meadow Flower
Pale Lilac
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Purple Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
This color scheme has a quadruple purple threat: pale lilac, meadow flower, cherry and deep purple. Decide which tones will take center stage—and which ones will play the roles of powerful accent. From lilacs to hyacinths, you can find flowers that radiate with tones of purple even throughout the winter months.

Winter Weddings in Yellow

Bright

Mustard
Royal
Silver
White
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Yellow Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Make your winter wedding exuberant using mustard as your central color. Pull in royal as a dark contrast and fill your finer details with silver and white accents. Your winter wedding will be buzzing with energy and will allow your creativity come through as you determine how each will play into your decor, bouquets and bridal attire.

Colorful

Banana
Dark Blueberry
Licorice
Sweet Potato
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Yellow Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Mellow and joyous, the banana tone can be spread throughout your bridal wear and festive decor. Desserts, dresses and flowers all come in this colorful flavor. For a friendly dark contrast, turn to licorice and dark blueberry. If you want further depth and color in your day, introduce sweet potato in big or small ways.

Metallic

Banana
Dusty Brown
Smoky Blue
Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Yellow Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Who says a winter wedding can't be bright and cheery? Use this powerful blend of banana and gold for a charming, airy feel. From balloons to lighting to bridal wear, banana acts as a wave of happiness and lightheartedness. This scheme offers two contrasts to use as you see fit: dusty brown and smoky blue.

Muted

Antique Yellow
Hazy
Faded Denim
Snow
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Yellow Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Design your wedding around the idea of tranquility: peaceful, calm and serene. Antique yellow represents this vibe, especially when accompanied by the color snow, faded denim and hazy. These tones collide gracefully together, so enjoy building this color scheme from your invites to your dessert table decor.

Monochrome

Mustard
Gold Dust
White Shores
White
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Yellow Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Dashing into the spotlight is this mustard yellow. It dazzles and dances against the snow, offering a bright focal point for your wedding festivities. It's greeted by luscious accents, white, gold dust and white shores, for a lovely aura that will delight guests and make your celebrations feel extra joyous.

Winter Weddings in Pink

Bright

Deep Magenta
Wine
Strong Red
White
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Pink Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Bring in the beauty with this phenomenal palette of deep magenta, wine and strong red. Overlay these colors in bouquets, bridal party attire and table centerpieces. Introduce white as a necessary light accent, perfect for items like your bridal dress, flowers, napkins and table runners.

Colorful

Pearl Cream
Spruce
Light Apricot
Dark Chocolate
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Pink Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Let your wedding showcase a sweet and soft side with pearl cream as your main color. Choose attire and flowers that match this hue or use one of these stunning accent colors. To fill in some of your bouquet and add contrast to your reception decor, incorporate dark chocolate to round out the color scheme.

Metallic

Blush
Pale Peach
Gold
Rose Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Pink Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
This color scheme is bound to wow your guests. With hues so lively and dainty, guests will feel like they've entered a party in a neighborhood of light pink clouds. Best for sparkly features and glittery accents, gold and rose gold pour in a giant dose of elegance and charm.

Muted

Light Peach
Pink Lemonade
Denim
Dusty Eggplant
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Pink Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Design a delightful winter dream with light peach and pink lemonade tones. Through your flowers, shoes and flatware, welcome these soft hues into your celebrations. Accent with denim and dusty eggplant for a gorgeous orchestra of color that will make for unforgettable photographs.

Monochrome

Dark Orchid
Jam
Rosy Cheeks
Blush
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Pink Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Set your wedding apart from the crowd with this luscious, rejuvenating purple palette. Gather all of these tones together in your bouquet and create ways to add them to your bridal attire and reception decorations. From dark orchid to blush, this color scheme allows you to layer, design and develop a winter wedding that represents your love and personal style.

Winter Weddings in Green

Bright

Pine
Winter Berries
Aluminum
Blush
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Green Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Like its evergreen name eludes, pine is a winter color through and through. Integrate it throughout your festivities, from your bridesmaid dresses to your table settings. Pop in the winter berries tone for extra pizzazz and personality. Balance this darker tones by use of aluminum and blush accents.

Colorful

Enchanted Green
Mountain Fog
Dark Eggplant
Pearl Cream
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Green Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Imagine a wedding drawn from the magical inspirations of winter weather and nature. This enchanted green makes that possible, especially when joined by mountain fog and pearl cream. Harmonize your festivities with these three colors, then add in dark eggplant when you're needing a bolder tone like in your invites, place cards and table decor.

Metallic

Chalkboard
Blacktop
Cream
Antique Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Green Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Go timeless with this metallic color scheme. The use of antique gold is powerful in details like cake icing, jewelry and boutineers, while the soft tone of chalkboard is relaxing and classic. Intersperse cream and blacktop as neutral points to sharpen the edges of a truly everlasting look.

Muted

Dark Sage
Pale Seafoam
Peaches and Cream
Blacktop
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Green Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Looking for a vintage feel? Start with dark sage, a color often found in eucalyptus, dusty miller and other winter plants. Your bridal party will blend into any wintery scene with these tones and your reception will feel like a frosted dream.

Monochrome

Spruce
Dark Sage
Seafoam
Alpine Mint
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Green Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Spruce and dark sage give a luscious feel to your festivities, and allow you to add further personality through contrast with seafoam and alpine mint. Delicate and verdant, this color scheme can make all of your winter wedding dreams come true.

Winter Weddings in Black

Bright

Black
Strong Red
Maroon
Crimson
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Black Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Delicious as a cherry pie, this black and red color scheme is for more than just the dessert table. Utilize strong red, maroon or crimson against a strong black backdrop for a wedding that's bold and beautiful.

Colorful

Black
Aqua
Poinsettia
White
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Black Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Bursting with joyful energy, the layering of aqua and poinsettia radiates love and happiness. With a neutral black theme running through groomsmen suits, bridal bouquets and venue decor, your wedding will have a deep, rich and endearing side. Integrate white to offer balance and keep the focus on the exuberant colors.

Metallic

Black
Cherry
Champagne
Antique Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Black Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
One word comes to mind with this metallic wedding scheme: elegant. The shimmer of champagne and antique gold against the black backdrop is incredibly stunning. Use cherry to enrich bouquets and centerpieces, making this color palette even more sharp.

Muted

Obsidian
Blacktop
Cream
Snowdrift
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Black Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Slightly distinct from traditional black, obsidian is a tad lighter and offers a more ashy tone. Choose this for your groomsmen suits and other details like a fur shawl for your bridesmaids. Ensure you pull in lighter tones of snowdrift and cream for necessary light contrast.

Winter Weddings in Brown

Bright

Chocolate
Rich Red
Dark Chocolate
Blush
Follow Shutterfly's Bright Brown Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Rich and bold, this brown color scheme provides tones that are easily coordinated. When chocolate, rich red and dark chocolate are combined, it looks like scrumptious chocolate covered cherries. From table runners to gorgeous bouquets, this color scheme never stops impressing. Make sure you let blush join the party to brighten up the day.

Colorful

Toffee
Burgundy
Dark Teal
Nude
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful Brown Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Brighten up winter for your fiancé and guests with a joyful winter color scheme. The options toffee, burgundy and dark teal offer are endless. From berry desserts and beautiful place cards to flowing bridesmaid dresses, these colors will add fire and love to your big celebrations. With nude as your lighter accent, use it to coordinate the invites, centerpieces and flatware.

Metallic

Nut Brown
Black
Nude
Gold
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic Brown Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Make it a night to remember with this exhilarating combination of nut brown, black, nude and gold. Shimmering, elegant and timeless, this color scheme could work in any season, but is best fit for winter with its warm cozy aura.

Muted

Tweed
Soil
Canvas
Muted Pink
Follow Shutterfly's Muted Brown Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Soothing from start to finish, the blend of tweed, soil and canvas matches the soft brown tones of the winter months. Incorporate nature's best into your decor with wood pieces, acorns and leaves. If you're wanting extra color, go with muted pink, which is timeless and won't take away from the magic of the light brown and white tones.

Monochrome

Bark
Toasted Sugar
Dirty Blonde
Pewter
Follow Shutterfly's Monochrome Brown Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Vintage, woodsy and whimsical, this palette fits varying wedding themes. Decide which brown will be your main character and build your color team from there. Enjoy the layering and blending possibilities with this delightful monochrome arrangement.

Winter Weddings in White

Bright

White
Berry
Strawberry
Maroon
Follow Shutterfly's Bright White Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
While white is in the mainstay in this color palette, the pink tones truly bring the festive energy. Combine berry, maroon and strawberry across all of your bridesmaid dresses and bouquets to create a radiant and royal look. Keep white in everything, from your floral arrangements to your groomsmen shirts to your table decorations.

Colorful

White
Ice Pond
Pink Aster
Pale Seafoam
Follow Shutterfly's Colorful White Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Let white be your foundation for a dreamy, colorful look. Almost frosty in character is the harmony of ice pond, pale seafoam and white working together. Utilize these colors close to each other, like in a floral bouquet, for maximum illumination. Tie in the darker pink aster for minor accents like your boutineers and dessert decoration.

Metallic

White
Pale Seafoam
Dusty Brown
Silver
Follow Shutterfly's Metallic White Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
Frosty and sparkly, this winter color scheme belongs to winter. Enchant your guests with bridal attire and decor all designed in white, pale seafoam and silver. An entire room built on these colors will wow and inspire—making guests feel like they've entered a winter wonderland. With close attention to detail, add in spurts of dusty brown without taking away from the magic of a nearly all white scheme.

Muted

Egg Shell
Winter Dawn
Cappuccino
Pale Lavender
Follow Shutterfly's Muted White Winter Weddings board on Pinterest.
The brown, light purples and eggshell colors in this color scheme provide a hearty atmosphere that's both cozy and luxurious. Magnify the beauty by choosing bridal party attire that matches these colors nearly to a T. From there, add flowers and reception decor that's light, except for cappuccino which can offer contrast and personality.