After all of our research into what’s hot for 2009, we’ve come up with a few of the tasteful trends that you should keep an eye on this year:
•Colorful Coordination: Gone are the days of the boring, cream-colored wedding invitations. Today’s bride is selecting wedding stationery that sets a chic and contemporary tone for her entire event. From save the date cards and wedding invitations to matching table cards, programs and menus, couples’ posh paper products are making a bold impression this year.
•Jewel Tones: Say goodbye to pastels as couples brighten their wedding colors and stationery suites with sleek and sophisticated jewel tones. Bold colors are breathing new life into weddings in the New Year with rich purples, emerald greens, electric blues and crush oranges.
•Grey is the New Black: Grey is the new black. Couples are combining bold jewel tones with smoky grey to create a bold, yet subtly soft look. When it comes to stationery, grey text balances nicely against the bold design elements that give invitations a fresh and modern look.
•Monogram Makeover: Will monograms ever go out of style? Monograms remain as popular as ever this year, but we love how many couples are now adding a touch of boldness by extending their monograms from initials to full names.
What do you think about these hot new trends for 2009? Will you be trying any out at your wedding ceremony?