Wedding inspiration: Soft blue & rich red

A red, white & blue wedding? Yes... it IS possible to embrace this color palette without feeling like Uncle Sam might pop out of the cake. :) Feast your eyes on this inspiration board- filled with a vintage flair & laced with touches of modern elegance. By taking a soft blue and rich red tones, we succeeded in dodging a patriotic feeling! What do you guys think about the combo? Would you ever have a red, white & blue wedding?

{Clockwise from top: Utah Bride Blog; Staircase; Martha Stewart; Lucida Photography}

{Clockwise from top: Paper Moss; Pen & Paper Flowers; Paper Moss; Erin Reynolds Photography}

And after a day full of patriotic flair, what better way to end than with a gigantic, loud & sparkly BOOM...?!