Watercolors are all the rage in weddings today, and we are just in love with the subtle-but-elegant look the soft colors bring to any soiree! We’ve rounded up 12 of our favorite watercolor wedding ideas—from DIY dipped napkins to a fabulous watercolor cake—to inspire you to add a little tint of color to your event.
Photo: Jose Villa
Grab your paintbrush—watercolor votives add an absolutely stunning effect to any decor! Just be sure to check your labels to make sure you are using a non-flammable paint.
Photo: Once Wed
Simple but beautiful, watercolor table numbers from Paperfinger pair perfectly with vibrant, colorful centerpieces.
Photo: Jen Huang
Photo: Erich McVey
We are absolutely in love with this sweet Southern menu from Rock Paper Scissors! The watercolor effect combined with the adorable handdrawn icons make this an absolutely precious keepsake.
Photo: Elisa B Photography
Photo: Kate Harrison
Oh! This gorgeous tri-color cake from Katie Larkin Cakes is the pièce de résistance to any watercolor-inspired event!
Photo: onelove photography
Pretty for any party, these “paint-chip” menus from Bella Destinee are absolutely beautiful!
Photo: Scott Clark Photography
A gorgeous hand-drawn wedding map? Be still my heart. Momental Designs created this beauty for a classic DC wedding.
Photo: Kurstin Roe Photography
No watercolor wedding is complete without fabulous bridesmaids dresses, like these from Betsey Johnson!
Photo: Moss and Isaac
Another fabulous DIY idea—Griottes shows us how to dip-dye napkins for a beautiful watercolor tabletop!