How to use the 2024 Pantone Colour of the Year in your wedding | Rooibos Tea
The colour of South Africa’s’ indigenous tea, Rooibos, has been added to the Fashion Colour Trend Report for Spring 2024 and this hue will definitely inspire couples to incorporate it in their wedding celebration.
Pantone LLC, the global authority on colour and provider of professional colour standards for the design industries chose the Rooibos Pantone® among 2 390 other colours as one of the standout colours of 2024.
The Rooibos Tea Pantone® 18-1355 is full-bodied, red imbued with rich, woody notes. “The toned-down shade represents health benefits, restorative features and personal wellness.” The warm and inviting amber colour of rooibos, it will evoke confidence, along with emotions of warmth, comfort, optimism, energy and passion.
If “inviting, warmth and passion” isn’t a fantastic description for a wedding colour palette; we don’t know what is! Make sure to pair this colour with deep red, burnt orange, off-white and even light pink, to be ‘on-trend.’
When it comes to planning your dream wedding, every detail matters. From the venue to the flowers and, of course, the colour palette, every element contributes to the overall ambiance and style of your special day.
Thinking about working this hue into your own big-day design? Here at a|WEDDING by Tatum, we’re all about adding that extra dash of quirky charm to your big day. In this blog post, I will explore this enchanting hue and share creative, slightly off-beat ways to incorporate Rooibos Tea into your wedding.
Create a Statement with your Tablescapes
Elevate your reception décor by incorporating Rooibos Tea into your table settings. Consider using deep red linens, gold flatware, and wooden accents for a rustic yet elegant look. Complete the tablescapes with Rooibos Tea-coloured candles or glassware for a cosy and intimate atmosphere. Talk about place settings that ‘wow’. You can bring Rooibos into your tablescapes with menu cards, overlays, napkins and even glassware.
Go Bold With a Ceremony Arch
Maximise your ceremony area with gorgeous florals! Think unique and use different sized plinths, walls and ceilings. Why not even introduce aisle florals as well?
Make Your Bouquet a Focal Point
Ranunculus, white Anemones and Dahlias are statement florals that can be used in your wedding bouquet. Incorporating different autumn colours with the Rooibos Tea Pantone is a great way to elevante it.
Add It to Your Stationery
As mentioned, Rooibos Tea Pantone plays surprisingly well with a variety of other colours, including light pink, off-white, burnt orange and deep reds, for example. Work it into your wedding stationery in the form of illustrations, frames, and other fun flourishes. Set the tone for your wedding by choosing Rooibos Tea as the primary colour for your save the date and invitations. Consider using textured paper or embossed designs to add depth and tactile appeal.
The Groom can Wear it
Don’t forget the groom! Rooibos Tea can be incorporated into the groom’s attire through accessories like a tie or pocket square. This subtle touch will tie the entire wedding theme together.
The Bridesmaids can Wear it
Dress your bridal party in stunning Rooibos Tea-coloured dresses. This rich, warm shade is flattering on a variety of skin tones and can be styled to suit various wedding themes, from rustic to modern.
Add it to the cake
The wedding cake is a focal point of any celebration. Work with your cake designer to incorporate Rooibos Tea into the cake’s design. This can be achieved through fondant, floral decorations, or even a rich, rooibos cake flavour.
EXTRA – Rooibos Tea infused Ceremony
Instead of a traditional sand or candle ceremony, why not have a Rooibos Tea-blending ritual? Mix two different Rooibos Tea blends into one teapot, symbolizing the blending of two lives. You and your partner can even sip from the same teacup after sealing your vows, creating a truly unique and heartwarming moment.
PANTONE® 18-1355 TCX Rooibos Tea is not just a colour; it’s an invitation to infuse your wedding with warmth, elegance, and a dash of quirky charm. By incorporating Rooibos Tea in imaginative ways, you can add a unique touch that will leave your guests enchanted and create cherished memories that reflect your love story. So, let your inner whimsy shine and embrace the delightful world of Rooibos Tea for your special day with a|WEDDING by Tatum! Book your consultation with me today!