Tired of those blue mason jars or mercury glass votives? It’s still possible to pull together a wow-worthy table that suits your wedding style without them! Our Flowers Editor has come up with 8 clever centerpieces ideas that you can put a fun twist on. Consider tea tins, lanterns, galvanized metal buckets, ginger jars, weathered, antique pitchers, wooden crates, clay planters, and/or recycled bottles. Bonus: You can keep them for your newly-purchased or -rented home afterwards. See more photos here.
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Afraid you won’t get that beautiful bouquet of your dreams because of seasonality? Wrong. There’s over a dozen flowers that are in bloom all year long, including chrysanthemums, calla lilies, roses, snapdragons, gardenias, baby’s breath, and lisianthuses. See more of our Flowers Editor’s fresh picks here.
The beauty of a bouquet doesn’t just stop at the top; it can be found in the bottom too — the handle! Whether you want to incorporate a token of good luck by adding an heirloom coin, borrow a piece of lace from dear old mom’s veil and call it your “something old,” make it monochromatic with scripted monogrammed initials, let it shine with glittering gold sequins, rope it up with hemp twine, or get colorful with ribbons of differing lengths, our Flowers Editor has gathered 11 creative ways to add that fabulous finishing touch.
Did you know greenery is a simple floral supplementary with interesting textures and unique shapes? Choose between eucalyptus, olive leaves, boxwood, or ivy vines to create any or all of these ideas, including signage embellishments, wreaths, altar adornments, hanging wreaths, and tented ceiling chandeliers. See more photos here.
Photo: Grace Hill Photography
Want your flowers to make a big impact on a low budget? Baby’s breath no longer has it’s “filler” status anymore! It’s been popping up everywhere lately, and it’s no surprise why: because it’s readily-available year-round. From bouquets to centerpieces and boutonnieres to aisle markers, check out our photo gallery here for more versatile inspiration.