20 Beautiful Ways to Add a Pop of Green to Your Wedding
Green is the color of new life, and isn't that what you and your future husband or wife are setting out to build together? Marriage is all about change and fresh beginnings, so why not represent that with your wedding's color palette? Plus, beyond the symbolism, green comes in many gorgeous shades. And, because it's such an organic color, it's versatile, too—you can treat it like a neutral if you wish. We love green for so many reasons, and we're here to show you exactly why. We've rounded up a list of some of the top green wedding ideas for you to borrow for your big day.
Green's so great because it fits into basically any wedding theme. Throwing a formal bash? No problem—green and white is a classic wedding color combination. Want something a bit more modern? Pair it with bright and unexpected hues or use it in creative ways. That might mean decorating with greenery instead of traditional flowers. Or, it could mean serving a green wedding cake—how unique is that? Take this amazing dessert by Sinfully Sweet, which featured a totally trendy geode-inspired design in stunning emerald and light green shades.
Whether you're a classic or contemporary couple, there's a way to accent (or completely fill) your event with green wedding details. Here, you'll find a whole range of beautiful ideas for using every hue in this color family. From sage to mint to lime, we've featured all of the prettiest shades. Don't blame us if your guests turn green with envy!
Green Wedding Invitations
Green Wedding Boutonnières
Think beyond typical blooms for on-palette accessories. These mostly-green boutonnières spotlighted big succulents.
Green Wedding Backdrop
Green Groom's Attire
Green Wedding Shoes
Green Wedding Transportation
A black car may be elegant, but it isn't surprising. This bride arrived in an even more stylish way: She pulled up in a mint green vehicle.
Green Reception Tablecloths
Green Neon Sign
Green Bridesmaids' Dresses
Saturated gowns can be so classy. At this fall wedding, the bridesmaids stepped out in seasonal ones: forest green LulaKate dresses.
Green Place Cards
Natural Green Décor
Green Ceremony Seating
Experiment with fresh forms of seating. The chairs at set out at this ceremony at Rupert on Rupert were a fun blue-green color.
Green Reception Napkins
We love the look of these forest green Folklore napkins, which paired stunningly with the rest of this reception's décor.
Green Escort Cards
Green Table Numbers
Green Lounge Furniture
Green Wedding Bowties
Here's another accessory option for the guys: deep green bow ties.