Posts with tag: "Bouquet"
BEFORE AND AFTER THE TOSS
March 02, 2013
BEFORE AND AFTER THE TOSS

Flower details are extremely important as they add beauty to any wedding. Here are 5 tips that will show how to successfully select and incorporate wedding flowers into your big day and beyond.(1) Flower colors should be balanced when deciding whether to accentuate or dominate a particular shade of dress. Let's say your bridesmaids' dresses are going to be varying shades of pink. You want them not to be your grandmother's pastel pink, but something bright, hot, and fun! Do you choose pastel pink, white, or a light green for your bridesmaids' bouquets to contrast the bright fabric? Ask yourself what colors you want to see most prominently in all photographs. If you want the vibrant pink dresses to be eye-catching, then select white or pastels with a hint of green for the bouquets. If you want hot pink flowers to be in the forefront of the photos, then select a more muted (but still fun) shade for the bridesmaids' dresses.(2) Your selection of flowers for the bridal bouquet can either be traditional with mostly white/off white flowers or arranged with vibrant colors to show more of your outgoing personality. White on white is gorgeous and elegant, but if you're less traditional, here's a suggestion that will help reflect the "real" you! Calla lilies are very traditional flowers that often stand alone or are included in bridal bouquets. For something that's a little more "out ...