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True Colors: Pink Punch

Toss a shock of ultramodern neon into a pool of pastels & graphic prints for a color palette that really pops

0813-true-colors-bright-stone-jewleryBe Dazzled

Colorful cut glass is trending in a big way. Kate Spade earrings $98 at Kate Spade, 600 Pine St, Seattle, 206-223-5539, katespade.com and J. Crew necklace $95 at J. Crew, visit jcrew.com for locations

0813-true-colors-bow-tiesTie One On

Because real men accessorize with pink—and fresh minty tones, too. Cotton pocket square $20 and silk bow ties $55 at Brooks Brothers, visit brooksbrothers.com for locations

0813-true-colors-fondant-cut-out-cakeHeart You

We asked the cake gals at Baked to cook up a modern showpiece; the asymmetrical tiers and fondant pops of color are spot-on. Prices vary according to order. Baked, 206-307-4847, custombakedcakes.com

0813-true-colors-laser-cut-invitesBig Send-off

This’ll grab their attention: Paper Paramour designer Christabelle Granadosin laser-cut custom invitations and backed them with neon papers. Prices vary according to order. Paper Paramour, 425-241-8234, thepaperparamour.com

0813-true-colors-lime-green-pumpNice Stems

Christian Dior’s Day-Glo pumps are real showstoppers. $810 at Nordstrom, visit nordstrom.com for locations

0813-true-colors-paper-lanternsPaper Moons

Hang Chinese lanterns near the altar to frame your vows, or let them light up outside seating areas. About $7 each at Uwajimaya, visit uwajimaya.com for locations

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To Go Order

Consider color-blocked chopsticks or other small table items that can double as take-home favors. About $4 each at Uwajimaya, visit uwajimaya.com for locations

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Style File

JLM’s peplum bridesmaid frock and Romance Collection’s bridal gown cue a chic vibe. $230 at Bella Bridesmaid, 2560 Third Ave, Seattle, 206-728-5965, bellabridesmaid.com and $1,289 at LaineeMeg Bridal, 1212 First St, Snohomish, 360-563-9900, laineemegbridal.com

0813-true-colors-local-treasuresOh, How Sweet

Shop ethnic markets, toy stores, and thrift shops for fun treasures under $3 and use them to make table numbers, name card extras, or gift bags for the wedding party. Widely available at stores like Daiso Japan, Archie McPhee, and Value Village

0813-true-colors-pinterestPinterest

Let the guys get attached to fresh flowers or inventive paper medals—or a combo of each. Prices vary according to order. Handmade badges by Heathoriginal, 206-422-2136, heathoriginal.com and floral boutonniere by Fiori Floral Design, 206-329-3944, fiorifloraldesign.com

0813-true-colors-streamer-bride-chair Hot Seats

Have a friend or family member secure ribbons and custom-made signs to your reception chairs. Prices vary according to order. Signage by Love Bird Creative, 206-306-3662, lovebirdcreative.com and Chivari chairs from ABC Special Event Rentals by Cort, 877-939-7368, abcrentals.com

0813-true-colors-decorative-linensgraphic arts

Use the most expressive linen elements to dress tables for gifts, seating assignments, and desserts. Prices vary according to order. Choice Linens, 206-728-7731, choicelinens.com