When planning a wedding, it’s understandable you want everything to be absolutely perfect and impeccable. From the table setting, the wedding décor, food to your whole attire – everything has to click and mesh well together. That’s why it’s paramount that you approach the task of wedding flowers selection with the utmost care and knowledge. Wedding flowers are a big part of your wedding as they are the centerpieces that are the glue that holds the look of the entire table together, not to mention that your own wedding bouquet is the final touch and one of the most important accessories you’ll be carrying as you walk down the aisle. This is why we’re here today, to give you all the necessary information on flowers so you can pick the best possible combinations for your big day.
If you’re a traditional bride, chances are your choice of flowers will be roses. They are a wonderful choice and not only because of their aesthetic appeal but their wonderful smell too. Of course, there is also the additional incentive – roses have been a longstanding symbol of love often present as a symbol of the utmost importance in fairytales. One of the additional perks of going with roses is that they come in a large variety of colors, so if you are having a romantic beach wedding or an elegant vineyard wedding, white roses are the clear choice, but on the other hand you can go with orange, pink, magenta – the choice of colors is endless.
The unusual choice
There are traditional brides, and then there are those who stray away from tradition. For instance, if your favorite flowers are tulips, there is absolutely no reason not to make them a part of your wedding. They can be the centerpieces, the bridesmaids’ bouquets and yours too. The best thing about tulips is that they are available in a wide range of colors, from white and cream, pastel pink, yellow, and peach. If something more vibrant and bold is more your cup of tea, there are hues such as magenta, red, and purple. Now, fabulous wedding photography is a major point on your wedding checklist, and these flowers will look incredible in your wedding photos. The final perk however is the fact that they’re available during a large part of the year, and you might just be able to swing the flowers under your budget because these flowers are quite affordable.
The flower of happiness
Were you aware of the fact that peonies are a symbol of happiness? Flowers are such a mystery and they always have a hidden meaning. Aside from the fact that you would definitely want happy flowers on one of the happiest days of your life, peonies are simply gorgeous and there’s no arguing with that. They are highly photogenic, come in a variety of gorgeous hues. Although there are 29 gorgeous colors this flower comes in, our recommendation is definitely pastel pink, simply this hue oozes elegance and sophistication, and brings a certain ‘clean’ glow to the wedding. Now, these flowers can be a tad pricey, but if your love for them is strong, you will splurge for your big day.