Gold is a majestic and luxurious color that is often used to symbolize wealth. Being able to pull off a gold wedding theme is not always easy. Gold is one of those colors that makes a huge statement, you must have a wedding ceremony and reception that is grand enough to make it worthy of this color. Gold is most often used in big fancy weddings with the reception held in a large ballroom. The color might be too commanding for a simple intimate wedding.
You will find that gold is hard to pair with most other colors. Their best matches include white, ivory, pink and silver. All these lighter colors are the perfect complement to gold, because they do not overpower it. All of these color combinations are great for a wedding, because they convey a sense of elegance and sophistication. A gold wedding theme is nothing if not elegant and sophisticated.
For the bride, gold is a simple color to incorporate into her wedding day look. There are pale gold wedding dresses available as an alternative to the traditional white wedding gown. However if the bride does not wish to break with tradition, she can easily wear some beautiful gold jewelry to go with her dress. Other than jewelry, she can also try gold hair accessories or a golden tiara. To top it all off, a pair of fancy golden sandals would look absolutely divine with her white wedding gown.