Yellow is a cheerful, warm colour which is associated with a bright warm summer’s day, the spring daffodils and the colour of happiness and joy. Different shades of yellow can create different moods, orange yellows will leave people alert and clear the mind, whilst a bright sunny yellow will create a mood of happiness and symbolise creativity.

Yellow wedding flowers

In other cultures yellow represents courage and peace.

Classic Yellow flowers will add happiness and cheer to your wedding day.

Popular Yellow Wedding Flowers.

Whether your flowers will be used for bridal bouquets, centrepieces on tables, or just decorations around the room, in general they are a great way to showcase your accent colour and create that beautiful yellow wedding theme.

Subtle Light Yellow Flowers

A subtle yellow accent colour can be achieved with pastel shades of yellow and pale lemons. You can keep your yellow theme light by adding only a few flowers to each bouquet and floral arrangements. Then a small scattering at the ceremony and yellow flowers in your table centrepieces at the wedding reception. The hint of colour will carry the theme through the wedding but not be overpowering.

Bold Dark Yellow Flowers

For a more dominant, bold statement with yellow choose the brighter gold yellows. The stronger shades of yellow will work well when combined with strong green foliage. Striking, dramatic flowers will also add to the impact so choose the yellow sunflowers or Gerbera Daisy for example and trails of matching satin ribbons. Accessorising with your flowers is one of the easiest and most dramatic ways to include your complimenting colour.

Popular Yellow Colour Combinations

Yellow can be matched with many other colours both lighter and dark. For weddings the popular colour matches with yellow are the warm tones of yellow and orange, yellow and pink or three colour combinations of yellow orange and pink. The complementary colour scheme where colour sit opposite on the colour wheel of yellow and purple. Or the spit complementary colours of yellow and blue with their strong visual contrast. Yellow and black or yellow black and white make striking combinations or yellow and grey will make a more subtle match.

[quote style=”boxed”]Flower Tip When planning your wedding and wedding flowers don’t forget to check the seasonality of your chosen flowers with your wholesalers or florists. Some flowers can be hard to get hold of in some months and this will reflect in the availability and their price.[/quote]