How to style pink subtly | Tips and advice

In 2017 we saw the rise of the millennial pink, a timeless hue but one that is very on trend. This came after the very much loved iPhone release in Rose Gold and the very big rose gold trend, Wes Anderson’s use of the hue in his movie ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ it launched a huge following, decor, movies, restaurants and fashion were captivated by the hue. Fast forward to 2019 the millennial pink trend is still going strong, we saw the millennial pink trend weave its way in many of the 2019 Oscar Red Carpet looks, it was trend forecasted for the fashion world and was present on the 2019 fashion week runways.

The wedding industry has used pink for many many years, the rose gold trend was a big trend for a long time and is still used regularly, but how can you use the on trend millennial pink in your wedding or event?

We have put together a few different ways you can style pink in various hues, so you can incorporate the trend!

 

Florals

This is the simplest and most effective way to add a touch of pink to your wedding or event, depending on whether pink is a key colour in the theme of the wedding or it works well with the floral arrangements you florist has planned!

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Image by Adrian Tuazon

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Table Decor

Adding a touch of pink can be done by subtly using the reception table to do this is a fantastic idea, there are many options such as; Cutlery, napkins, glassware, menus or linens.

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Wedding Cake

Cakes are a big part of modern weddings and very easy to add a subtle bit of pink, we have seen many versions of this that range from the colour being a nude shade of pink, vibrant neon pinks and pink florals on a traditional cake.

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Furniture

We have styled many weddings were we have chosen to use pink in the form of furniture, Harry The Hirer and Dann Event Hirer both have an amazing range of pieces that can be found in several hues of pink you can incorporate into your wedding day.

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Styling Decor

You can add a touch of pink can be done by styling the styling decor around both the ceremony and reception, florals, wishing wells, candle votives are all easy ways to add that subtle hint of pink.

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Neon

The last and the most modern take on the use of millennial pink is the use of neon, neon is very on trend pairing the two is an incredible way to not so subtly but subtly on trend way to use pink. Neons are easy to hire and to customise, our friends Sketch and Etch Creative or Something Borrowed Neon Hire both have an incredible range of neons that would be a fun addition!

We hope that any brides or grooms to be find this inspiration helpful and we hope to see many more weddings in 2019 and 2020 with a subtle hint of millennial pink.

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Ruffles and Bells Team.