Inspiration and tips for a memorable wedding day

Lilac and Purple Wedding

A lilac and purple wedding color palette is a wondrous thing to behold! This combination confers a beautiful harmonious contrast to your venue decor. Lilac connotates the purity and innocence of first love while lighter shades of purple evoke romanticism.  Darker shades of purple will imbue your event with a feel of mystery, majesty, strength, and wealth.

The paring of many shades of purple going from lavender and plum to ultra-violet and royal purple pairing is alluring and makes for an enchanting theme popular among modern brides. Purple is also the color of nobility which immediately adds a level of sophistication and class especially when using darker hues. Selecting different shades however is a perfect way to achieve balance and adapt this theme for all seasons. No wonder it’s so popular!

From whimsical and romantic to luxurious and sensual, there are so many ways you can go just by playing with various shades.

Continue below for charming ideas that will lend themselves perfectly to a lilac and purple wedding color palette!

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Jazz up your candy station with this festive purple balloon garland arch kit. This set includes 141 pieces in lilac, purple, white and silver and all the necessary supplies to easily create a beautiful piece of decor. This balloon is also a perfect way to decorate the entrance of your venue, the gift table, and anywhere else that requires sprucing up!

Purple Balloon Garland Arch Kit Wedding Decor
Justpartyboutique (Etsy Store)- Purple Balloon Garland Arch Kit

This alluring bridal flower bouquet is made of silk flowers and includes different shades of purple hydrangeas, roses, and hyacinths wrapped with purple satin ribbon. An artificial bouquet is worth considering if you plan on keeping it for a lovely memento!

Shades of purple Bridal Flower Bouquet
HydrangeasLover (Etsy Store) – Shades of purple Bridal Flower Bouquet

Soft and natural, this gorgeous purple beaded lace garter set is the epitome of femininity! A garter set makes sense, you get one as a keepsake and the other to toss away to an upcoming bride!

Bridal Purple Beaded Lace Garter Set
girlslovelike (Etsy Store) – Bridal Purple Beaded Lace Garter Set

For a gorgeous ring box these quality geodes are cut open to showcase their shimmering centers. The titanium plating really accentuated their beauty and augments to prism-like shine! These geodes are encased in a custom-fitted frame making for the perfect jewelry box to store your precious wedding ring and any other cherished small items.

Geode Wedding Ring Box
TheCrushedCrystal (Etsy Store) – Geode Wedding Ring Box

Beautify the entrance of your venue with this delightful lilac, purple and plum floral welcome sign template. The download file lets you conveniently choose the appropriate size. A welcome sign is not only a key to great decor, it also makes for a charming way to great your guests.

Lilac, Purple and Plum Wedding Welcome Sign
SimplyDIYPaperie (Etsy Store) – Lilac, Purple and Plum Wedding Welcome Sign

Accentuate your ceremony decor, sweetheart table, or centerpieces with this set of two lilac distressed lanterns. Made of metal, the lantern is hand-painted by applying various blending materials. The range of color also contributes to the unique distressed style!

Lilac Distressed Lantern Wedding Decor
tonidecoreshop ( Etsy Store) – Lilac Distressed Lantern

For an organic feel to your tablescape, this purple chiffon table runner is very romantic! Made from 100% cotton the table runner is hand-dyed with organic ingredients which results in a perfectly imperfect cloth with unique staining and imprints.

Purple Wedding Table Runner
LovelyHeartThings (Etsy Store) – Purple Wedding Table Runner

Cheesecloth napkins are naturally perfect for complementing an organic table decor. The lilac napkins are very soft and excellent for absorbing moisture. They also create a festive table decor when combined with gauze table runners.

Lilac Cheesecloth Napkins - Wedding Table Decor
EventHomeDecor (Etsy Store) – Lilac Cheesecloth Napkins

Toast your newlywed status in style with these charming purple flower toasting flutes and cake server set. The stems of the flutes and handles on the cake server set are beautifully decorated with purple non-toxic metallic acrylic paint. Flowers with pearls complete the look making these exceptionally delicate and feminine!

Your sweetheart table will project a serene glow when lit with this purple amethyst votive candle holder. This beautiful cluster comes from Brazil and you’re sure to enjoy using it long past your special day! It’s calming and relaxing properties are touted by many.

Amethyst Purple Candle Holder Wedding Table Decor
CrystalHideawayShop (Etsy Store) – Amethyst Purple Candle Holder

Add a whimsical touch to your table decor with these original purple table number feathers with plum-colored text. Each feather comes with a wire stem to easily add to your centerpieces.

Purple Wedding Table Number Feathers
liradesigne (Etsy Store) – Purple Wedding Table Number Feathers

A card box (money box) is a practical and decorative addition for your wedding. This purple card box is carved out of wood with a latch and is available in two sizes. After your wedding, turn it into a keepsake box for a cherished memento. The see-through design is simply gorgeous!

Purple Wooden Wedding Card Box
LeonArts (Etsy Store ) – Purple Wooden Wedding Card Box

Handcrafted, this shimmering purple and plum Mr. & Mrs. cake topper is perfect for adding a special touch to your cake. The piece is classy, tasteful and 100% romantic!

Purple Plum Wedding Cake Topper
BayerArts (Etsy Store) – Purple Plum Wedding Cake Topper

Your guests won’t want to miss writing their names on this lovely 3D heart tree guest book alternative. It also makes for a wonderful decor item to display in your home. A work of art, this creative piece is perfect in every way!

Custom Wedding Guest Book Alternative
YourWeddingTime (Etsy Store) – Custom Wedding Guest Book Alternative

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