Wedding Floral Palettes to Celebrate Pantone's Color of the Year

May 1, 2021

Spring is almost here and what better way to celebrate the season of rejuvenation than to tie the knot with your love. 2020 has brought so many new styles and trends and we are eager to see how wedding and event planners incorporate them into a couple’s special day. One of our favorite ideas for weddings is finding creative ways to incorporate Pantone’s Color of the Year, Classic Blue. Whether it be through a simple manicure color or an extravagant floral archway there are so many ways to include Classic Blue into your wedding and reap the benefits it was selected for.

Utilizing Pantone’s Color of the Year is an idyllic way to remember 2020 and tell a floral color story of your love. With so many colors to choose from, the Pantone Institute ensures its selection is reflective of macro trends that are taking place in culture such as in art, media, movies, lifestyles, socioeconomic and political conditions, travel destinations, and new technology. The vice president of the Pantone Color Institute, Laurie Pressman described Classic Blue as a “color that anticipates what’s going to happen next” as we enter into a new decade. This definition is perfect for a wedding as this special day marks the beginning of a new adventure for the happy couple.

The Meaning Behind Pantone’s Color of the Year

Classic Blue was selected as it instills tranquility, peace, and confidence. The color brings a sense of calmness and connection to the human spirit, offering refuge and clarity to our psyche. As science has shown us, colors have an impact on our emotions and well-being and the color blue is associated with feelings of calmness and serenity.
To help you reap the benefits of Classic Blue, FTD created 4 mood boards using the color harmonies released by Pantone to help you arrange a beautiful bouquet that will be sure to add serenity and tranquility to your wedding day. Check out the color harmonies below to see which palette speaks to you and the love story you want to share!

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Now that you are familiar with the Pantone color harmonies, get inspired by the gorgeous mood boards sourced to instill different sensations and compliment each other. From the Exotic Tastes palette to Peaceful Ponder, each flower story brings its own feelings of goodness, health and bliss. Talk to your San Diego wedding planner and cater your wedding flowers to express your hopes and ambitions for the rest of 2020 and beyond! Happy wedding planning!