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Seasonal Summer Bouquets

Posted by Caitlin on Jun 04, 2013

With the official start of summer only three weeks away, we wanted to inspire you with a few of this summer’s seasonal blooms. Luckily for those June, July and August brides–more flowers are in bloom during the summer than any other season, which means max amount of options! Imagine those clear, blue skies and warm, sunny weather filled with an array of floral scents, and pick between colors like yellow, green and purple that pay homage to this time of year. Here’s what made it on our top 5 list:

1. Daisy

Daises come in a variety of colors. Consider choosing a neutral bridesmaid dress such a gray and add a pop of color like yellow as pictured below.

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7 Creative Flower Girl & Ring Bearer Items to Carry

Posted by Caitlin on Jan 31, 2013

Even though having a flower girl or ring bearer is optional, including one of your favorite little ones is always a nice way to make them feel a part of your special day. Traditionally, their main job was to make it down the aisle, scatter floral petals or carry the rings on a pillow, but nowadays, brides are thinking beyond the petals and the pillows and letting them make their own grand entrance. Depending on your theme, here are seven alternative items your flower girl or ring bearer could carry (or walk) down the aisle with:

1. Bird’s Nest¬†

Perfect for any garden wedding, have you flower girl carry the rings in an artificial bird’s nest.

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