While many of聽us聽do love a good splash of color when it comes to planning (or pre-engagement planning) our weddings 鈥 especially in the form of聽wedding smoke bombs聽鈥斅爐here鈥檚 no denying the minimalist-chic聽vibe that聽comes from the classic聽black and white combo. These聽wedding colors聽offer an聽ultra bold contrast that鈥檚 sure to make the perfect statement for your biggest event. So whether you鈥檙e going for a simple聽black and white look聽for your tablescape聽or are hoping to make your gown *really* pop amongst a sea of black, skip this year鈥檚 pantone wedding聽color scheme and go for a look that鈥檚 classically chic!

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1.聽Make It Pop: Cure those cocktail hour munchies with a little dose of black and white. Serving your guests popcorn will add聽unique flair to your event and would be perfect for a Hollywood glam-inspired wedding. (Event Design:聽All You Need Is Love Events; Photo聽via聽Jillian Rose Photography)

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2.聽A Fresh Touch: Don鈥檛 be afraid to play with color! Black and white do go with *everything* after all. Add a bit of color to your more聽neutral tablescape with fresh and vibrant floral bouquets. (Photo via聽Bon Vivant Studios)

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3.聽Floral Backdrop: Say your I dos聽with just a hint of drama. This聽picture-perfect vow backdrop, with its stunning mix of black and white florals, will take聽your ceremony event photos to the next level. (Event Design:聽The Graceful Host; Photo聽via聽Lauren Rosenau Photography)

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4.聽Romantic Affair: Take your聽classic tablescape up a notch with this poised and polished mixture of black, white and gold. And don鈥檛 forget the mass amounts of candles! (Floral Design:聽Hidden Garden Flowers; Event Design:聽Sterling Social; Photo聽via聽Jana Williams)

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5.聽Black, White and Gold: Nothing鈥檚 more inviting than a hint of gold. Spice up your black and white stationery with a bit of gold foil accents and some Dalmatian liners. (Stationary:聽Inclosed Letterpress Co.; Photo聽via聽Mullers Photography)

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6.聽Timeless Beauty: Here are some bridesmaids dresses your girls can wear well beyond your wedding day! Give your striking gown all the attention it deserves by contrasting it with some dark black bridesmaid dresses. (Bridesmaid Dresses:聽Joanna August; Photo聽via聽Kingen Smith)

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7.聽Striped Accents: While crisp and classic, white table cloths can come off a tad plain. Add some dimension to your table setting with a black and white striped table runner. (Photo聽via聽Katie McGihon Photography)

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8.聽Delicious Favors:聽Give your guests favors聽that are totally on-theme by sending them home with treats that match the classic color of your wedding. These pretty little vanilla macaroons tied with a black blow are almost too pretty聽to eat鈥 almost.聽(Photo via聽Love Me Do Photography)

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9.聽Printed Dress: Just 鈥檆ause you鈥檙e committing to one man doesn鈥檛 mean you have to commit to just one color. Play up the bridal look with a striped black and white gown. (Photo聽via聽Megan Clouse Photography)

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10.聽Pops of Black: Take your all-white bouquet to the next level with dark accents. And don鈥檛 be afraid to play with texture. (Event Design: Michelle Edgemont Design;聽Photo聽via聽Erika Layne Photography)

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11.聽Alternating Necklines: Black dresses can sometimes come off as one-dimensional. Elevate your bridesmaids鈥 look with alternating necklines and you鈥檒l have an Insta-worthy wedding party. (Photo聽via聽217 Photography)

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12.聽Precious Keepsakes: What a pretty way to say I do.聽Save your sweet words聽for years to come with聽these black and white His & Her vow books. (Event Design: Nicole George Event Planning & Design;聽Photo聽via聽Shelly Anderson Photography)

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13.聽Striped Tablescape: Step up your linen game with some striped tablecloths. You can recreate this glamorous tablescape with patterned聽linens and lots of gold accents. (Event Design: Rock Paper Scissors Events;聽Photo聽via聽Nikos Gogas Photography)

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14.聽Minimalist Touches: These outdoor nuptials are straight out of a fairytale. Add a modern touch to your garden wedding by using black and white as the perfect complementary colors to the ceremony鈥檚 natural greens. (Event Design: Sterling Social;聽Photo via聽Jana Williams)

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15.聽Classic Portraits: There鈥檚 more than just romance going in on this image. Give your wedding portraits an artsy appeal with black and white backdrops that聽pair flawlessly聽with your wedding聽day attire. (Photo聽via聽Vero Suh)

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16.聽Glamorous Details: It doesn鈥檛 get more glamorous than black sequin linens! Add a bold pop to your mostly聽white wedding with some show-stopping sparkly table decor and modern black chairs. (Event Design: Viva Bella Events;聽Photo via聽Kortnee Kate Photography)

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