Christmas Wedding Flowers -

How to Create Fantastic Seasonal Arrangements

Let's celebrate! We've taken lots of bookings for Christmas wedding flowers recently; it certainly is a popular time to get married. And with your wedding coming together with Christmas and New Year, it can be one long celebration.

 

So what flowers should you have for your wedding? If you want a Christmas theme or feel to your wedding consider using the following in your arrangements and decorations:

  • Holly
  • Ivy
  • Red roses
  • Amaryllis
  • Mistletoe
  • Cinnamon
  • Oranges
  • Fir cones
  • Red ribbon

All of these things are linked to Christmas in our minds, and they will certainly enhance your Christmas wedding flowers.

Types of Christmas Wedding Flowers

If you are looking for flowers that will be in season at Christmas time, you can choose from:

  • Roses
  • Tulips
  • Orchids
  • Amaryllis
  • Gerber daisies (gerberas)

For more details on types of winter and Christmas wedding flowers, click here

Christmas Wedding Receptions

To give a Christmas feel to your centrepieces give a seasonal twist to popular favourites. You can use lengths of Christmas tree fir, instead of other green foliage in your table arrangements. This not only gives a Christmas feel, but also a wonderful 'pine' fragrance. You can also incorporate holly and ivy into your designs.

Remember that many wedding reception venues will have their Christmas decorations up. Check with the venue beforehand to make sure that these are going to be tasteful and complement the wedding decorations that you are planning.

The lighting of your reception can have a big influence on the 'mood'. Even during the day many reception venues will need additional lighting in the winter. Instead of the harsh overhead lighting of the venue go for romantic candles, votives or candelabras on the tables.

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