how to use pantone fiesta in your wedding palette

Pantone released their Spring 2016 Color Report a few weeks ago, and the colors this time around are awesome! As you can see, there's quite a lot of variety:

Why should you care about Pantone's color predictions? Well, you don't have to. In fact, I think you should use whatever colors you want for your wedding, whether they're on Pantone's radar or not. Pantone is the arbiter of color fashion, though, so you can expect to see the colors above represented in fashion -- including wedding fashion -- for the next several months.

I'm going to try to touch on each of the Spring 2016 colors on the blog over the next several weeks, and today we're looking at Fiesta (third from the right above).

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Hot, vibrant, fun -- it's a strong color and it won't be perfect for every event, but I love it! It pairs nicely with Snorkel Blue (so fun for a nautical wedding),

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Green Flash (Christmasy, but those Christmas parties are coming right up),

fiesta + green flash

and my favorite pairing, Limpet Shell (I think I'm permanently in love with turquoise-y blues paired with hot reds).

Think you'd like to incorporate Fiesta into your wedding palette? Here are some bright ideas we love: