27 January 2012
Posted in WEDDING IDEAS
Flowers for your wedding are the super ultimate accessory to make your bridal look complete. And as wedding dresses, the wedding bouquets change their style from year to year. Colors, size and even things used to decorate them such as ribbons, pearls, feathers are very important to create unique and original flower composition, which will gracefully adorn the beautiful bride. So, let us find out which ones will be the perfect bridal bouquets for 2012?
A bouquet of love
Which is the color mostly associated with love? Well, red of course! In fact, this hot and sensual color is coming back in great style! Not only being one of top wedding colors for this season, it is as well chosen by florists to design their wonderful flowery wedding creations. Of course you do not have to stop at monochromatic red: this color looks perfect with yellow, pink or white.
The red wedding bouquet doesn’t have to be impressive as size and volume go. Small, quite simple and delicate composition of red colored flowers will be just the thing for elegant white wedding dress, and small pomanders of let’s say red roses will look gorgeous carried by flower girl. Here are the most popular red flowers which you can use to beautify your special day:
Extase or Milano roses, Paul’s scarlet, Protea neriifolia, Bombay fire(cockscomb), Red sox lily, Addi gladilus, Midnight gerbera, Pauline scarlet ranculus, Red ginger, Red lion amaryllis, Common brier, Winterberry, Flamingo flower.
Rainbow for your wedding
Another super hot floristic trend for this wedding season shall be colorful compositions in fantastic shapes and sizes. This trend allows you and your florist’s imagination fly as far and high as only good taste and common sense allows. To combine together bold and quite contrasting colors (also for your wedding décor) is popular, if not requested. Those super colorful and playful flowery compositions will be perfect decoration of funky wedding as well as classic and elegant reception. No matter you are offbeat bride in fantastic wedding gown, or traditional white dressed spouse to be: these wedding bouquets shall make your look a truly astonishing and eye catching. For your playful bouquet you can use:
Golden Ducat narcissus, Winter Euro Yellow snapdragon, Mimosa, Mona Lisa pink anemone, Lucky Strike tulip, Bowl of beauty peony, Blue Shadow delphinium belladonna, Hydrangea blue, Clive Greaves scabious, Carma Thalia dahlia
Vintage wedding style rules as always. And so will be the romantic, soft vintage wedding bouquets. Preferably garden flowers in soft colors , dusky pinks, pale greens and blues. Of course to add some white won’t do any harm to your perfect wedding flowers. Simple bunches of flowers, without any glamorous accessories but with add of lace or velvet ribbons will do fine for romantic style brides. Most important think: these flowery compositions look best if having the “handmade” air. Use flowers which may grow in any common garden, and just simply tie them with lace ribbon. If you are not sure which flowers will do best for romantic vintage wedding bouquet here are some examples: