How to Choose Wedding Flowers

Posted by on Oct 4, 2013 in Wedding tips |

flowers 4Choosing flowers for her big day is perhaps the favorite job of every bride. Flower is such a beautiful entity that adds charm to a wedding even if it is few in number. Still among all the other wedding preparations, choosing flowers is sometimes confusing, because every flower looks equally beautiful, cheerful and colorful. But today you can order flowers online too and you can even get same day flower delivery. You just have to choose from many of them and that is the real difficult job!

Decide Budget

Before you get carried away looking at awesome flowers and their arrangements, better you first decide how much you can spend on flowers. Some arrangements are incredibly pricey and if you consider having them for the event, you should calculate beforehand whether you can spend on them after spending on all the other necessities. Better to decide a fixed budget and see to it that you don’t exceed it.

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Your Choice is Important

More than what is wrong or right, your choice is important. If you have a basic knowledge of colors and geometrical patterns, you can imagine how certain flowers will look in a particular place or moment or in a photo. You can even ask an advice to your florist. Even online florists can give you good advice. Foliage combined with flowers gives a unique look to the flower decoration of your wedding; so, you can think on that line too.

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Get a Feel

Some brides may be bewildered reading about basic knowledge of colors and geometrical patterns. But don’t worry. You need not be an artist for this. Every human has an artistic sense and you have to use just that and not to do something extraordinary. You can also go through books and magazines on the subject of flower decoration. Or you can also visit flower shows and even botanical gardens, just to get a feel of how different flowers make the atmosphere pleasant in their own way.

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While you appreciate the bright colors and beautiful flower arrangements in a book or magazine devoted to the topic, you also have to take into consideration the season. You should think whether you will really get those flowers in that particular season. Actually you can get non-seasonal flowers today due to advancements in farming; but then you have to pay more. So, better choose seasonal flowers if you are not very keen in doing some outstanding show-off!

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Flowers play an important role in a wedding, both for decoration and for creating a pleasant and pious atmosphere. You should remember that they denote the blessedness of the occasion. Being the most beautiful, pure and delicate element of Nature, flower removes your distress if any and brings happiness. Therefore choosing flowers should be done in a happy mood and not getting stressed. A little imagination and creativity can do the job perfect.