Part 4 of Blooms Blog’s “What Types of Flowers Should I Use for My Wedding” Series: What Flowers Complement Different Wedding Themes?
Today we’re looking again at “what types of flowers should I use for my wedding?” – this time at “what types of flowers match my wedding theme?” What’s a wedding theme? It’s the style, look and feel of your event, the feeling or vibe you’re trying to convey. Some popular wedding themes today are lavish, classic, vintage, whimsical, and festival, to name a few. Or, maybe you’re going for a really specific, personal theme. An homage to your favorite book, like Harry Potter or The Great Gatsby? A childhood favorite, like Sleeping Beauty or Alice in Wonderland? Your favorite sport? The flowers you use, from bouquets to centerpieces to ceremony and reception arrangements, are a great way to express your personal style throughout your wedding.
Part 3 of Blooms Blog’s “What Types of Flowers Should I Use for My Wedding” Series: The Best DIY Wedding Flowers
We’re back with another important question when deciding what types of flowers to choose for your wedding: What types of flowers are DIY friendly? Even if you’re experienced at arranging flowers or creating bouquets, some flower varieties are just easier to work with than others. Some are hardy, some fragile; some last for weeks while others just for days. Some need very little preparation to arrange, others require a little special care and handling to reach peak condition and be used in bouquets and arrangements. Here are some tips for picking the best DIY wedding flowers for your bouquets and centerpieces.
Part 2 of Blooms Blog’s “What Types of Flowers Should I Use for My Wedding” Series: Wedding Flowers By Season
Let’s take a closer look at one of the the top 5 questions you need to think about when choosing what types of flowers you’ll use for your bridal bouquets and other wedding flowers: What flowers are in season and going to be available for my wedding? When buying wholesale flowers for your DIY projects, seasonality is a really important consideration when choosing what to use. You might love, love, love! tulips, but unless you’re getting married in late winter through spring (yes! tulips are available from January until early May), you can forget it. Some popular flowers grown in South America or in hothouses are available now year-round, like most roses, lilies, and hydrangea. Let’s look at wedding flowers by season to get you started!
One of the most common questions we get here at Blooms is “what types of flowers should I use for my wedding?” With so many options, and a sea of Pinterest boards and blog posts, it can certainly be overwhelming to find the perfect flowers for your special day. Here are some key things to think about that will help you narrow down your options to get you on your way!