Autumn Sunlight: Peach and Lavender

The one thing that I really, really, love about this time of year is the gorgeous sunlight. And being that I love to take photos myself, I have to admit that I'm always on the lookout for those perfect, light-filled spots.

I could spend an entire day out in the woods during those cool, clear, crisp days of color. The sun's at a lower angle for a longer time. And the sunsets? Well, they are nothing short of amazing. Autumn light illuminates everything so beautifully. It makes everything sparkle.

Autumn Sunlight: Peach and Lavender - - The Ultimate Wedding Color Blog
Dress: Photo by Jenny Sung Photography // Cake: Sarah Tonkin Photography via Style Me Pretty // Centerpiece: Florals by Jazzy Flowers Photo and Event Design by Tamara Gruner Photography via Wedding Chicks // Lavender: Amy Lashelle Photography Design by Scenemakers via Glamour and Grace // Sparkle Studs: Mashugana // Straws: PuppyCatCrafts

Autumn really is the perfect time for rich and romantic color palettes. But surprisingly, you don't have to go the super rich route to make a statement. I love this palette of lavender and peach. I threw in some deeper shades of coral and orange to give it a bit of depth. But overall, I kept it pretty vibrant. It's a mix of light and dark that really works.

I love the idea of incorporating real lavender into your wedding day. And when it comes to cakes? This rustic, unfrosted look always has my vote! Such a beautiful texture and one that truly comes across beautifully. And to round out this look? Stripes and sparkle really make a sweet statement. Wouldn't you agree?

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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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13 Comments " Autumn Sunlight: Peach and Lavender "


I was in a wedding last week with this color scheme. It really was beautiful.


can you tell me the maker of the cake please?

Taylor Greggory

These colors really are lovely.

Krisstin | On the Go Bride

Love these colors together! So romantic.

Sara Burnett October 13, 2014

This is one epic color combo. It's so gorgeous!

Jemma - YouMeanTheWorldToMe October 13, 2014

A gorgeous colour combination - the lavender compliments the peachy hues so perfectly.

Ariana - Hey Wedding Lady October 13, 2014

I absolutely love the inspiration behind this color combo - almost as much as the incredible result!

Stephanie (Fab You Bliss)

What an unexpectedly wonderful palette. I'm loving the lavender bunch wrapped in that coral pretty!


Such a perfectly pretty colour combination!

The Bridal Detective October 13, 2014

You always feature the prettiest palettes, I love that this one is unexpected yet totally fresh!

Dress For The Wedding October 13, 2014

This really is what that fall sun looks like - such pretty sky colors, translated so well into wedding inspiration!

Stacy {Woodsy Weddings}

I would never have thought about this palette. It is so soft and pretty. Love those peach and lavender earrings!

Gee | KnotsVilla October 22, 2014

Lovely palette for sure, The cake and her dress say it all for me.

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