In the middle of winter, when the sun sets early and the days can be cold and rainy, a formal event decorated with dark colors can feel gloomy. Embrace the colder elements of winter and use white as your signature color for a wedding, birthday bash, or corporate event.
White is an elegant color. Appropriate for a day or evening event, white will both brighten the mood and evoke a feeling of dignity and grace. While a wedding can use roses, lace, and pearls to add a romantic feel to the decor; starched linens, tall lilies, and white-on-white patterns can make a corporate event feel professional and sophisticated.
If you want to add some humor into the party, serve white foods, such as chicken, rice, and white asparagus. Of course you can always serve white cake and vanilla ice cream at a wedding, but those are dessert favorites, appropriate for any event.
Lastly, you can ask your guests to wear white. Most people have a white shirt, and when combined with a white decor, the visual field of white will make for a stunning and memorable party. Plus, when the majority of the fabrics are white, you can make a bold statement with just a splash of color. A single red rose, a colorful company logo, or an accent drape will draw everyone’s attention.
Work with your caterer to decide how you want to make your party or event become memorable while still being cost effective. You don’t have to serve expensive food or hire a an expensive band to make your event worthy of attending. Simple choices, like a theme color, ad