True Colors

True Colors: Warming Trend

Zesty shades of orange blended with mint green, blush pink, and glimmering gold create a refreshing cocktail of color

By Tessa Woolf July 1, 2012 Published in the June 2012 issue of Park City Magazine

MIDAS TOUCHAshley Wortley dreamed up this geometric-and-floral patterned invitation with gold-lined envelope and coordinating RSVP postcard. Prices vary according to services. Fourthday Design, 801-718-7221,
ORANGE CRUSH Joshua Knight designed this versatile bouquet of ranunculus, opium poppy pods, maidenhair fern, silver berzelia, pincushion protea, and dusty miller. Prices vary according to services. Five Penny Floral, 575 N Main St, Ste 1, Heber City, 435-654-3331,
NECK AND NECK  Handmade by local jeweler Katie Waltman, this strand of natural apatite beads with a gold-plated hoop can be worn long or doubled-up for a shorter style. Beaded gold circle necklace, $298, Katie Waltman Jewelry,
NAILED ITGo bold. Deborah Lippmann nail polish, $20-16, Splendor Beauty Emporium, 1635 W Redstone Center Dr, Park City, 435-575-1800,; Illamasqua nail varnish, $14, Sephora; visit for locations
SWEET TART On a hot day, treat your guests to lime and tangerine sorbet—made with lime flecks and fresh tangerine juice—served in small cocktail glasses. Prices vary according to services. Cuisine Unlimited, 801-268-2332,
WELL-HEELED Step in to your new life as a Mrs. in these sleek, poppy-hued pumps. Patent leather pumps, $218, J. Crew. Visit for locations
WRIST PARTY These colorful bangles are so affordable you could buy them by the armful. Bridesmaids’ gifts, anyone? Glass bangles, $3 each, Lily & Iris, 258 E 100 S, SLC, 801-413-3233,


FANFARE Planning a wedding alfresco? These custom-designed programs pull double duty as hand-held fans to help guests cool off—and swat away uninvited insects. Prices vary according to services. Ann Elizabeth Custom Graphic Design & Printing Studio, 4970 S 900 E, F-105, SLC, 801-262-3605,
IT TAKES TWO  Wear your hair pulled back or up to show off these swingy orange and gold drops by SLC-based jeweler Katie Waltman. Teardrop loop earrings, $73, Katie Waltman Jewelry, katie

PUCKER UPPaint your lips with a punchy shade for added pop in wedding photos. Nars “Love Devotion” lipstick, $26, Splendor Beauty Emporium, 1635 W Redstone Center Dr, Park City, 435-575-1800, splendorbeauty

SPREAD LOVE Amour Spreads’ artisan jams and marmalades are handmade with fresh, seasonal fruit. Small, customizable jars like these make delicious favors. Prices vary according to services. Amour Spreads, 888-554-6845,
BIG TOP Cuisine Unlimited pastry chef Jewel Story whipped up this tangerine and pistachio flavored layer cake and frosted it with white buttercream icing. Prices vary according to services. Cuisine Unlimited, 801-268-2332,
TIE ONE ON Update the traditional solid-hued tie with a contemporary patterned style that complements your color palette. Limited-edition cotton ties, $90 each, Beckett & Robb, 150 S Main St, SLC, 801-413-2970,
HEARTS ON FIREAbove the knee or below, your bridesmaids will love these flattering frocks. Left: Jenny Yoo dress, $350, Gateway Bridal, 178 S Rio Grande St, Ste 150, 801-363-2574,; Crystal wrap necklace, $125, Katie Waltman Jewelry, Right: The Dessy Group dress, $256, Lily & Iris, 258 E 100 S, SLC, 801-413-3233,


Photographs by Derek Israelsen

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