The colors that you choose for your wedding can help you evoke a certain mood and theme on your big day. Therefore, you’ll want to select those colors carefully. They must complement one another perfectly and be versatile enough to be used throughout your ceremony and reception. If you’re searching for some color inspiration, look no further than the impeccable color combination of purple and gold. These hues may be vastly different, but when put together, the give off a look of elegance, sophistication and beauty. Here are a few ideas for combining the two hues:


Wedding invitations

Set the tone for your nuptials with purple and gold invitations. This Loveable Roses – Gold – Foil Invitation combines purple and gold, along with pink and green hues, for a fun invitation that’s perfect for a rustic wedding. If you want your nuptials to evoke the magic of Disney, this Exotic Romance Jasmine Invitation uses an intricate purple and gold design to channel the beauty of this Disney princess.


If you sit down with your baker, the two of you can come up with a purple and gold design that is perfect for your big day. You can keep the look of your sweet confection very simple by sticking with a white cake and topping it off with purple and gold flowers. If you’re hosting a formal event, you can have your baker use gold buttercream to create an intricate design across a cake covered in purple fondant. If you’re not sure what you want, search through Pinterest for ideas!

Reception table setting

Create a glamorous look on your reception tables by covering each one with a sparkling gold sequined tablecloth. Top off the table settings with crisp white plates and a gorgeous arrangement of purple flowers in various hues. You may even want to finish off the look with gold chairs accompanied by purple cushions.

Wedding party

Dress your wedding party from head to toe in purple and gold. Choose dark, eggplant dresses for the bridesmaids and dress the gown up with gold earrings or necklaces. Opt for sparkling gold heels or flats to match. For the men, consider having them wear purple and gold checkered ties with a tan suit jacket. You can also look for fun purple and gold socks for the men to wear.

What color combination will you be using for your big day? Share your thoughts with us!