Below are some helpful tips about wedding reception flowers
When hiring your florist, make sure you know who is actually going to be making your arrangements and bouquets. You want the same florist working with you from consultation to delivery.
Have your flowers do double duty. For example, you can use your bouquets as arrangements on the head table. Or you can have your pew decor transferred to the reception to be used as centerpieces.
Utilize fresh fruit, herbs or vegetables in your bouquets and arrangements. These unusual items add a unique touch - and sometimes smell - to your wedding day.
Keep the flowers the same throughout your entire wedding. If you are using roses, hydrangea and orchids in your personal flowers make sure to use them in your centerpieces too. Buying in bulk lets your designer save you money.
Try to incorporate a specific flower or color your mother or grandmother used in her bouquet on her wedding day. This will not only fulfill the "something borrowed" item but also adds a personal touch to your bouquet.
The Five S'
More than half of all brides select their floral
based on color. Most weddings have a few
colors that provide a continuous theme
throughout all aspects of the day.
If appealing scents are what you are after, our
designers can help you choose from one of
many fragrant flowers. Tuberose, gardenia,
hyacinth, eucalyptus, lily of the valley and
freesia are a few flowers with unmistakable
Whether it is fall, spring, summer or winter,
you may want to consider flowers that signify
the season. Most types of flowers are avail-
able year round, but adding a seasonal
element can add a personal touch to the
For genuine nostalgic flower lovers, some
flowers carry serious sentiment like red roses,
carnations and daffodils. Let us help you
coordinate color with significance.
Runny noses and sneezes should be reserved
for sick days in bed, not wedding days. Let
us know if you or your wedding party have
specific allergies to certain blooms.
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