True Colors: Peachy Green


Kiss the Bride

Melissa Korn, the beauty expert at Barneys’ makeup counter, says lip lacquer by Nars in “Chelsea Girls” imparts a rich, gorgeous color that complements a variety of complexions. $24 at Barneys New York, 600 Pine St, Seattle, 206-622-6300,


Well Maid

Your gals don’t have to match, they just have to coordinate—as with Dalia MacPhee’s one-shoulder frock and Belsoie’s sheath. $278 at Nordstrom, visit for locations and $187 at Moms, Maids, and More, 827 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, 425-455-2202, 


Snack Attack

There’s something extraordinarily delicious about Dianne Dodson’s cake bites.In fact, she calls them “crack balls.” Dusted with edible gold powder and leafing, however, they might deserve a prettier name. Prices vary according to order. Dianne’s Delights, 425-879-9379,


Emerald Queen

Dazzle them with a stately cubic zirconia showpiece. $395 at Luly Yang, 1218 Fourth Ave, Seattle, 206-623-8200,



Shine on

The perfect pair of vibrantly hued shoes, like these by Stella McCartney, gives your wedding-day look that extra bit of dash. $785 at Nordstrom, visit for locations 


Simple Addition

When it comes to ties and pocket squares, riff on the day’s palette for a dose of gentlemanly aplomb. $68–165 at Luly Yang, 1218 Fourth Ave, Seattle, 206-


In Bloom

Designers at Martha E. Harris arranged roses, ranunculus, orchids, and other blooms in the season’s best shades. Prices vary according to order. Martha E. Harris Flowers and Gifts, 206-568-0347,


Invite Only

Work with your stationer to parlay the colors and themes of your big day; after all, invitation suites like this one by Merchant’s serve as the first introduction to your celebration. Prices vary according to services. Merchant’s Paper and Design, 425-251-9595,


Rock of Ages

One of your other fingers feeling insufficiently adorned? Go for 18K rose gold, diamonds, and pink and green tourmaline from Vanna K. $7,000 at Vanna K, visit for locations 


Off the Cuff

Thomas Pink’s silver-plated and fiber-optic inlay cuff links split the difference between fun and formality. $130 at Nordstrom, visit for locations


Present Perfect

Load up friends and helpful relatives with a small thank-you bag filled with grooming supplies, essential oils, and a sweet treat or two. $38 at Anthropologie, visit for locations


With the Band

Seattle native Amanda Brotman’s made–in–New
York headbands are the crowning jewels of her award-winning special occasion accessories line. $138 and $165 at Amanda Pearl,


Faux Fir

Heather Driscoll of Heathoriginal custom crafted these native-species cake toppers; they’re planted on a buttercream-frosted chocolate cake by Rosellini Sweets. Prices vary according to services. Heathoriginal, 206-422-2136, and Rosellini Sweets, 206-604-4682,


Best Dressed

Made by hand in Bellingham, this stylishly sophisticated dress by Rebecca Cairelli combines delicate guipure lace with silk taffeta. $1,900 at Rebecca Cairelli,, 206-399-0235. With emerald bead necklace and black spinel, jade, and 14K gold necklace. $3,600 and $2,475 at Alexandria Rossoff Jewels and Rare Finds, 402 University St, Seattle, 206-381-3949,