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Modern Day Cinderella | Chartreuse and Gray

A modern day Cinderella? Sounds like a fairytale to me. And what does every fairytale need in order to be complete? Oh, you know - just an amazingly gorgeous gown worthy of a princess. But a chartreuse gown? Can't say that I've ever seen one of these!

Want to know whats' funny? This color actually tends to remind me a lot of my first year of blogging. It was back in 2009 and for some reason I had a huge color crush on this shade. (Happy 5 years of blogging to me by the way! Can you believe I've been blogging for 5 whole years? Time sure does fly when you're having fun!).

Anyways, I couldn't get enough of this color. I was a chartreuse fan all the way. Look back at some of my earlier palettes and you'll see that this color pops up a lot. And for good reason! Like I said, I was quite captured by it. And I'm not sure why really. 

modern day cinderella | rockinrolldoll, chocolate bar favors | creative lab press, groomsmen tie | photo by laura yang via southern weddings, wedding bouquet | photo by sarah gawler via one fab day.


Perhaps it's because this color embodied Spring like no other? Or perhaps I liked how well modern motifs seemed to mix with this beauty of a color? Or more simply, maybe I just liked how bright and punchy this color is?

I’m not sure if I speak purely for myself here or whether some of you all feel the same - but I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that I really wish this color would start making more appearances in weddings. A chartreuse comeback, maybe? I think it's especially pretty for Spring. Because, seriously. I can think of like 10 ideas right now that would work so well for this palette. What do you think? Are you seeing the possibilities?

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Chrissy Arpie Ott

Chrissy Arpie Ott is the founder of The Perfect Palette. Since its launch in 2008, The Perfect Palette has been the go-to color resource for couples who dream of a unique, creative and colorful wedding day.

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8 Comments " Modern Day Cinderella | Chartreuse and Gray "

Lena

Such a chic palette–and that gown is spectacular!

Bajan Wed

Happy Blogiversary! That gown is amaze! I tend to shy away from brights but the pairing with the neutrals works for me! Chartreuse and gold might be interesting too!

Brigette

Happy 5 years dear! And I agree, I love happy pops of color at weddings!

Angie Diaz | PHOTOGRAPHY

I'm head over heels over this palette! I adore ❤ , I live in Hawaii so admiring a gorgeous bride with a dress inspired by this with the turquoise ocean would be day dreaming for sure! XD.

Stephanie (Fab You Bliss)

I love chartreuse too. And that gown is amazing!

Taylor Greggory

Oh my gah! This is amaze. Seriously?!?!? This gown? I die.

Elaine Kendall

Amazing dress!

The Bridal Detective March 12, 2014

Gorgeous springtime palette and I am swooning over that chartreuse gown! Happy Blogiversary!!

   
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