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Queen Victoria wore a white satin and lace gown when she married Prince Albert in 1840.

Since then, white wedding dresses and bridal bouquets have been a top choice for weddings. Symbolizing virginity and purity, white is the most popular flower color for wedding arrangements. Simple, yet elegant, graceful and refined beauty is found in white. While the white dress is traditional, what color you wear is your choice as well as how you choose the colors of other items in your wedding. In Eastern cultures red is worn to symbolize auspiciousness and good luck. Auspiciousness is a promise of future success and happiness and prosperity. Red is a color of power and strength, the same colors of blood and fire. Although not a traditional wedding gown choice, red is often used in floral arrangements and other accentual ways. Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue is the popular adage in wedding planning.
  • Blue is a very popular choice as the varying shades of blue can range from bold and dark to soft and pastel hues. Blue is the color of the sky and the sea, and stands for tranquility, calmness and stability.
  • Green is the color of grass, spring leaves and growing plants, green is a color that symbolizes new beginnings, new growth and nature.
  • Yellow symbolizes warmth and optimism; cheerful hues of yellow are often used in summer weddings celebrations.
  • Purple is a symbol of royalty, wealth and nobility. Orange is a color of warmth and energy, yet not overpowering.
Your wedding is your day and the choices are yours. Choose Celebration Hall in Santa Rosa Beach, One of the best ways to get ahold of us is via email, with most questions responded to in about a day. However, feel free to give us a call as well. Email: Phone: 850-499-2652 Address: 61 Topsail Village Drive, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459 Our office is across the street from the Hall, at 64 Topsail Village Drive.

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Color Your Wedding with Meaning

Planning a wedding involves many choices and decisions. Did you know that even the colors you choose can have meaning. Many cultures believe there are special attributes associated with colors. Red, for example, is the color of blood and fire, it is associated with strength, danger, war, power, passion, desire and love. Red roses are a brilliant addition to your wedding bouquet. Pink on the other hand signifies romance, love and friendship. Pink can be feminine and passive. Orange combines the happiness of yellow and the energy of red. We associate the color orange with sunshine, the tropics, joy and warmth. Orange is a symbol of strength and endurance throughout history. Yellow is the color of sunshine which is associated with joy and happiness. Yellow is a stimulating color used to evoke cheerful feelings. Yellow can be overstimulating if used too much. Yellow can be highlighted with darker colors. Green is the color of nature and symbolizes freshness, fertility and growth. Green is a restful color for the human eye. Blue is the color of the sky and the sea and is associated with stability. Blue is considered a calming color and can slow the metabolism. Blue used with power colors red and yellow can create a strong visual effect. Purple conveys wealth and elegance. Children reportedly prefer purple over other colors 75% of the time. White is considered pure, innocent and represents perfection. Black represents power, formality, elegance and even death.

Choosing Your Color Themes For Your Wedding Can Be Fun And Meaningful

The Celebration Hall is a beautiful venue for your wedding and reception. Contact our staff for assistance. The best way to reach us is via email, with most questions responded to in about a day. Feel free to give us a call as well! Email: Phone:850-499-2652