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Bridal Inspiration: Something Blue


by IMAGE
27th Sep 2016
Bridal Inspiration: Something Blue

As tradition goes, you need something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue. When it comes to the something blue, why not make it a standout ‘something’?

Opt for a hint of colour in your bridal gown, with soft, dusty blue and dove grey tones, or marble your wedding cake with swirls of cerulean and navy. If you want to keep the blue to a minimum, but still make a statement, follow in Carrie Bradshaw’s footsteps and embrace a blue wedding shoe.

Jewellery is never a bad choice for adding?a little colour – blue sapphires and delicate blue pearls are perfect. For the more daring bride, a blue belt (preferably embellished) around the waist of the dress can be stunning and unexpected.

Browse through our inspiration below and take away a few lovely little ideas for when you tie the knot.

 

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Photo: The Wedding Chicks

Bohemian Wedding Photography

Photo: Bridal Musings

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Photo: Once Wed

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Photo: Paper & Lace

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Photo: Fly Away Bride

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Photo: Magnolia Rouge

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Photo: WedLuxe

Photo: Burnettsboards.com

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Photo: Emily Riggs Bridal

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Photo: Hey Wedding Lady

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Photo: The Perfect Palette

Photo: Intimate Weddings?
Edwardian period ladies bracelet c. 1910, set with sapphires and pearls

Open for vintage

Photo: Open For Vintage

 

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Photo: Ralph & Russo

 

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Photo: Etsy
Featured photo: Lazaro Fall 2015 at JLM Couture

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