• Short Orange Alfred Angelo, Ivy & Aster, Lela Rose Bridesmaid Dresses

Wedding Color Scheme: Orange and White

When Pantone named Tangerine Tango the hot color of 2012, fashion designers and wedding planners took note. Put your own spin on the trend with a palette that combines a spectrum of orange shades with white and cream.

The Groom

Unless you're a Bengals fan or a Princeton alum, a bright orange tie is tough to pull off. For the wedding, look for a subtler variation.

From left: Seersucker tie, $185, Zegna. Silk striped tie, $105, Thomas Pink. Plaid silk-and-silver-plated cuff links, $15, Apple & Ivy. Herringbone silk tie, $82, Pierrepont Hicks.