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What color should my girls wear if I want sunflowers?
I really like sunflowers and I want the girls to gold them and me to hold some. What is a good color for their dresses to be?

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Posted On: Jul 12, 2010 at 6:48 PM | Vendors are allowed | Add to My Watchlist | Flag As Inappropriate

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Mary Beth
Married: 09/18/2010
Jul 12, 2010 at 7:03 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
i'm using both red roses & sunflowers and my bridesmaid dresses are red. the yellow of the sunflowers pops really good against the red! you definatly want that contrast!

Married: 01/08/2011
Reviews: 9
Jul 12, 2010 at 11:26 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
Blues, especially medium and dark blues look really good against the yellow :)

latigre85
Married: 07/31/2010
Reviews: 5
Jul 13, 2010 at 12:08 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
I like either of the above ideas with blue or red. As long as you pick something vibrant to stand up to the yellow of the flowers it'll look great! You could have your maids wear red, blue, brown, or even a vibrant pink/fushia color. What you might want to do if find a swatch of fabric or something that is similar to the yellow of sunflowers and go to a David's bridal or other bridal shops and look to see what colors go well with the yellow. That way you can get a feel and vision. :)

Married: 06/18/2011
Jul 13, 2010 at 1:53 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
Chocolate browns look amazing with sunflowers! It brings out the center of the flowers and really is flattering on all body types, as well as is a good color for the girls to reuse beyond the wedding day. Hope this helps and good luck!!!

Christel B.

Majestic Designs
Jul 13, 2010 at 9:14 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
I agree with Angel and in fact that was the suggestion that I was going to make. Chocolate or even a burnt orange would look great.

teexoxo
Married: 10/23/2010
Reviews: 7
Jul 21, 2010 at 10:54 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
I love any shade of blue, especially turquoise! And if you were looking for something more muted I think champagne would be amazing. Can't wait to see it come together!

Married: 10/22/2011
Jul 23, 2010 at 1:22 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
I would say red or yellow, or maybe you could do orange

Tracy
Married: 09/24/2011
Reviews: 8
Jul 23, 2010 at 11:41 AM • Flag As Inappropriate
I was gonna say a royal blue or chocolate, but those have both been pretty much covered :)

STB Mrs Van Blargan
Married: 2+ years ago
Reviews: 5
Jul 25, 2010 at 2:49 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
I would say royal blue or red.

Married: 09/12/2010
Jul 28, 2010 at 12:35 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
I'm going with a burgundy/wine color (variation on red). You can check out the inspiration board which has pictures of sunflowers and the color of the BM dress if you're curious about the combo.

Effie
Married: 09/28/2010
Jul 30, 2010 at 3:37 AM • Flag As Inappropriate

Married: 05/28/2011
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Aug 02, 2010 at 8:19 PM • Flag As Inappropriate
I am having yellow flowers too. My girls are wearing a bright blue, like a cobalt blue. It is looking nice!
 

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