As a bride, your bouquet is one of the first things that your guests see at your wedding. You want it to be beautiful, but also have it symbolize you as a person. There are many choices of flowers and styles to choose from, and the possibilities are endless. You could go from the understated single flower to the elaborate and large cascade bouquets. Follow these steps to help you choose a bridal bouquet.
Choose a colour scheme for your wedding. The colours that you choose for the wedding will help you to choose what types of flowers you want in your bouquet. You will want to choose colours that complement each other.
Look at bouquet styles in bridal magazines or in bridal shops. Do you want a large bouquet with many different flowers and greenery, or a simple bouquet of one flower or a group of the same flower? The style of your dress will dictate a style that will be suitable. Once you have decided what kind of bouquet you are looking for, picking the flowers will be easier.
Decide on what flower types you want in your bouquet. Would you like to use seasonal flowers ? Are you certain that you want roses or lilies? Find flowers that come in the colours of your wedding, or ones that will nicely coordinate with them. Do you want to include greenery like ivy or ferns? Would you like the bouquet to be fragrant ?.
So many questions ! Just come and see Gill for a free consultation & she will guide you through all of the various options open to you. Having an idea of your budget for flowers will also help.