Bridal Bouquets - How to Choose Your Ideal Design
There is a huge choice when it comes to bridal bouquets. But how do you choose one to suit you?
Here is a quick run-down of three most popular styles of wedding flower bouquets. If you consider these before visiting your florist for a consultation, you are much more likely to have a constructive meeting and come away with flowers that will be perfect for you.
Below you can see some examples of bouquets that I have created in each of these 3 styles.
Traditional shape, giving a simple elegant look. Suits flowers such as roses, tulips, rununculus and peonies.
We've noticed hand-tied posy bouquets becoming more and more popular.
Cascade Bouquet ( Shower Bouquet)
Traditional teardrop shape, consisting of a posy with a trail of flowers and foliage.
Suitable for use with a wide variety of flowers. Click here for more photos.
Sheath Bouquet (Arm Bouquet)
Long slender bouquet that is designed to be carried over one arm.
This is best suited to long stemmed flowers such as calla lilies (arum lilies), as seen in this photograph.
Decided on your style of bridal bouquet? Click here for ideas on types of flowers for wedding flower bouquets
Don't forget the bridesmaids. Here are some ideas for your bridesmaids' flowers
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