Fifty Shades of Blue {Wedding Inspiration}

February 3, 2015 - by Nadya

The adage goes: "Something old, something new, something borrowed, and something BLUE!" Blue obviously being the pivotal factor in this good luck charm.  And while many Desi brides don't subscribe to this Western tradition, blue is such an easy color to incorporate into a wedding.

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Blue represents trust, loyalty, and wisdom.  It's the color of heaven and the ocean.  Its calming tones and the ease with which you can pair it with other colors makes it the ideal color palette filler.  Check out some of the many ways you can include blue and all its derivatives in your wedding.

Blue Bindi, worn by Vidya Balan

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Bridal Jewelry,  photo by Kimberley Photography

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Diamond Ring, photo by KT Merry Photography

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Bright Sky-colored Anarkali, by Fahad Hussayn 

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Gorgeous Blue Detailed Lehnga, byJJ Valya's 'Realm of the Sultan' Runway Show

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Beautiful Kalidar Kurta, by Tarun Tahiliani

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Vintage Baby Blue Details, photo by Straylight Photo

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Bridesmaids in Assorted Blue Saris, photo by Melissa Alam Photography

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Little Mermaid Inspired Sari, photo by Amrit Grewal

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Complimentary turquoise accents, by Joanna Tano Photography

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Sky Blue Bridesmaids, photo by Project Motive Photography

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Soft Blue Embroidered Lehnga, photo by This Modern L<3ve Photography

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Blue Daydream Lehnga, photo by Carmen & Ingo

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Blue Bridesmaids, photo by IQPhoto Studio

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Gorgeous Blue Sari, photo by Alders Photography

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Mint Lehnga Skirt, photo by Wedding Documentary Photo & Cinema

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Something Blue Wedding Shoes, by Bella Belle Shoe

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Cute Flower Girls, photo by Ajit Singh Photography

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Brilliant Royal Pugh and Sarpech, photo by Tara Sharma Photography

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Light Blue Sherwani Detail, photo by Hopkins Studios

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Simple Blue Oxford, photo by Victoria Carlson

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Men's Suit, photo by Pedro Bellido

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Blue Velvet Nehru Jacket, photo by Project Motive Photography

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Dapper Midnight Blue Suit, photo by R.A. Photography

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Mint Blue Reception, photo by Wedding Documentary Photo & Cinema

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Sparkling blue crystal reception, photo by Project Motive Photography

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Rustic Blue Tablescape, photo by Wendy Laurel

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Sweetheart Royal Table Setting, photo by Victoria Carlson

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Blue Lit Stage, photo by Global Photography

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Interlaced Backdrop, photo by Erika Parker Photography

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Festooned Blue Stage, photo by Vek Photography

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Fairytale Light Blue Napkin, by Charleston Charms

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Floral Cream Cake, photo by R.A. Photography

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Simple Multi-ethnic Wedding Cake, photo by Timmester Photography

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Adorable Polka-Dot Cake, photo by Athena Pelton

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Elegant Downton Abbey-Themed Mint Cake, photo by Joseph Matthew Photography

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Cheerful Sky-Blue Wedding Cake with Live Flowers, photo by Mojica Photography

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Tiffany Blue Punch, photo by Vicki Bartel

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Starry Snow Stationery, by Apple Berry Ink

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Just Married True Blue Bunting, by Crafty Earth

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Cream and Dusk Bouquet, photo by Alicia Brown

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Electric Blue Bouquet, by Budget Bride

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Sexy Secret Lace Garter, by Selinish Designs

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Card Receiver Vintage Suitcase, by The Shabby Chic Wedding

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Painted Mason Jars, by The Shabby Chic Wedding

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Pool Engagement Shoot, photo by Banga Studios

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Liquid Blue Sunset, by Geoff Duncan Photography

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Enchanting Ribbon Dancer, from JJ Valya's 'Realm of the Sultan' Runway Show

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Adorable Thank You Props, photo by Arrowood Photography

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