Wedding Ideas By Colour: Purple Inspiration

From the bold Cadbury’s purple to a gentle lavender. These purple wedding decorations are all the inspiration you need.

From the regal ‘Cadbury’ hue to more delicate shades of lavender and lilac, purple has always been a stunning wedding colour. Perfectly suited to both summer and winter celebrations, the rich, deep shades are warming and romantic, while the paler colours are endlessly pretty. Be inspired by these fabulous décor suggestions.

Let’s begin with beautiful gowns. These stunning bridesmaid dresses in varying shades of purple complement each other perfectly and suit a romantic, woodland theme.

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Younger flower girls look like princesses in any colour. Here, a deep purple looks breath-taking in the great outdoors.

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As for the bride, if you’re feeling brave, make a statement in this Candy Anthony dress. You’ll look and feel amazing, and certainly wear it again!

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If white’s your colour, set off an elegant dress with a simple bouquet of heather.

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For a more formal posy, different shades of purple and lilac combine beautifully with white and ivory.

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When it comes to table decoration, an informal style is created using lilac table runners and pitchers of country style flowers.

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If you’re feeling bold, use purple table linen, but keep your china and glassware simple. Gold chairs and napkins add a glamorous touch.

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We love this woodland table centrepiece. Inexpensive and oh-so-pretty – just the thing for a barn wedding venue in the countryside.

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Add a splash of colour to pew ends. These floral decorations can be re-used in vases at your reception venue.

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When it comes to favours, what could be more perfect for a purple theme than jars of black currant or blackberry jam!

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If you’re choosing a rich, deep purple as your shade, Cadbury’s have the perfect favours on hand! Every guest will love to go home with a few chocolate treats.

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Carry your colour scheme through to the drinks, using berries to create alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails.

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This cake is a real show-stopper. Adorned with jewels, it’s a must for a chic city wedding. Display in pride of place so all your guests can be amazed!

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For a more country style wedding, we adore this painted cake. Adorn with a few fresh flowers to complete the look and display in rustic style.

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Staying on the theme of cakes, the naked cake is perfectly suited to a purple colour scheme. Adorn with fresh berries and sprigs of lavender.

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We’re still in love with ombre, and with purple it works so well, highlighting all the different shades from deep purple to pretty lilacs.

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Don’t forget the fairy cake. These pretty designs make a lovely favour.

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On to the details… For cool evenings, even shawls for the ladies can adapt to your perfect purple colour scheme.

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Painted Mason or Kilner jars make great DIY decorations. Fill with your chosen blooms and use them to adorn windowsills.

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For the groom and his ushers, we love this buttonhole – just the thing for a Highland wedding.

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These buttonholes are wonderfully formal and rather romantic.

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These grooms are rocking the purple theme, from funky ties to the coolest buttonholes.

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And finally… if you don’t want to wear purple, suggest your groom adopts the colour. He’ll be the talk of the town!

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