Wedding bouquets and flowers are an important part of any wedding and effectively serve to make your special day more colourful, vibrant and memorable. They can bring a whole picture together.
Wedding bouquet represents good luck in the bride’s future and final decision should be thought and chosen carefully.
Below are 10 steps to pick the perfect wedding bouquet.
Choose the wedding dress before your bouquet: Before choosing the wedding bouquet, you firstly should choose the wedding dress first. The completed design and floral detailed pieces of your bouquet will depend on the style, colour, and overall design of your wedding dress.
Wedding Theme: The wedding theme should be considered when choosing your bouquet. You want it to resemble you wedding and for it to go with your theme. You don’t want a dark bouquet when your wedding theme is all white.
Budget: You should have a budget in mind when you’re picking your bouquet. It often depends on how elaborate you want your floral decorations to be, and the types of flowers you want to include.
You can discuss any ideas with your florist, it is important that you let them know your budget at the start so that they can suggest ideas which fit within your price range.
Season on your wedding day: Some flowers won’t be available all year round. Choose those flowers that are available in your wedding season, which will help you to save a lot of money and time. You will need find the most appropriate and seasonal flowers to have in your bridal bouquet.
Make it picture perfect: Pictures of your wedding day with your bouquet is important and great to have. Make sure the bouquet you pick is picture worthy and will be a benefit to the picture , rather than it being horrible and ruining the pictures.
Do Research: When you might think you have all the answers. Using websites such as, Pinterest opens your eyes even more and makes you think about things you can have in your bouquet that you never though about.
Shape and size: Make sure the shape and size of your wedding bouquet perfectly suits the feature details of your dress. You do not want it to be completed differently and not match at all. There are a lot of different bouquet designs, including posies, cascading bouquets, perfectly round bouquets.
Remember that your wedding bouquet should be smaller than your waist, this helps to maintain your natural shape.
Make it personal: It is Important that you incorporate flowers that might have a personal meaning to either you or another family member. You could ask your florist to add it into the top of the stems.
Choose a comfortable bouquet: Wedding can be hectic and make you very nervous and holding your bouquet for the first time, you want to feel comfortable. You should always test out holding bouquet in one hand. This will show you that it is perfect and comfortable for you.
Comfortable bouquets improve your posture and create the best pose for your photographs.
Colour of bouquet: Colour is important when choosing a bouquet, especially with whites, ivories and creams. There are so many different shades. The florist, family and friends can recommend the right type of bouquet works well with the colour of your dress.
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