It doesn’t matter if your wedding is in summer or in winter; you still want to have a beautiful bridal bouquet that will match your wedding dress, the theme and style of the ceremony. Bridal bouquets are an important part of the bridal wedding outfit as their role is to enhance the beauty and elegance of the wedding dress.
If you are having a winter wedding, choosing the right bridal bouquet that will suit your desires can be a difficult task as many flowers are out of season. Fortunately most florists know of this difficulty and have always a stock of all flowers or if the flowers you want for your bridal bouquet aren’t available, they can always advise you and help you find other beautiful flowers that will match your wishes.
When it comes to winter bridal bouquets there are actually no color restriction. You can choose whatever color you want, but at the same time it is a good idea to have some winter accents (like pine cones, holly leaves, baby’s breath, berries and others) on your bridal bouquets. The trend colors for winter bridal bouquets are deep green, red, mauve, aubergine with accents of bright winter white and a touch of pink, blue, gold or silver. When choosing the color of your winter bridal bouquet take into consideration other elements of decoration (like table linens, centerpieces or even the cake) or the wedding theme and style.
Thanks to the year round availability of many hybrid flowers, you do not have to limit yourself to only a few flowers. Almost every flower you like and love can be found nowadays also in winter. For your winter bridal bouquet you can use some of the following winter flowers: freesias, lilies, poinsettias, hydrangeas or even roses. Beautiful winter bridal bouquet can be made also out of snowdrops, orchids and magnolias.
Add to these flowers springs of Christmas Fir and Mistletoe and other winter accessories and you will get a beautiful and romantic winter bridal bouquet. The size and shape of your winter bridal bouquet depends on the style of the wedding and on your body size. For a more formal look, choose a cascade bridal bouquet while for a more casual look go for a hand – tight bouquet.
A beautiful romantic bridal bouquet that just screams out winter should be made out of deep red, perfectly wide open velvety amaryllis blossoms and Hypericum berries. This winter wedding bouquet will make a great contrast to your white or ivory wedding dress and to the snowy landscape. It will surely stand out of the ordinary and will be a high light. A hand – held wreath made of blue-gray juniper boughs and deep green arborvitae on which delicate and graceful snowdrops are tied, could be beautiful and outstanding winter bridal bouquet. The dramatic shape of the bouquet determined by the branches combined with the cascading tiny and beautiful blossoms would make your winter bridal bouquet be one of a kind and memorable.11
Are you getting married in winter? Don`t worry, you are not the only one! Let`s search for some elegant winter trends on the Internet. Whatever season you might choose, you have to set the tone of your wedding ceremony. You`ll find a lot of flower arrangements ideas for your winter wedding, even if the chosen period is less common than summer or autumn. Are you planning a Christmas wedding? Beautiful flowers are waiting for you.
Write your guests list, order your invitations and take care of your wedding flowers, too. I have few ideas for you. First, please try to use easily available flowers. Some flowers like roses, lilies, orchids and daisies are available in every season. Your florist will help you out in this issue. Use popular colors as red, white and forest green! But blue and purples might like you as well. Your budget enables you to afford these arrangements.
Let`s choose some nice red or white roses, than take care of a few seasonal accents for your bouquet. Take some pine cones, fir branches or berries. The list can be endless! Your floral options will reflect your creativity. Build a festive centerpiece for your wedding. It is the same as Christmas time! Or your wedding day can be closer to Valentine`s day, situation in which you should use some green ivy accents or white roses. Actually the winter wedding is more and more popular due to wonderful flowers available during winter seasons. Please don`t wait for the last minute to order your winter flowers. Try to prepare a warm and welcoming decor for your guests. Feel free to decorate the church and your reception area as well.
I suggest you to find a reputable florist, this will make your job easier. Winter has its own romance, and your winter wedding should be romantic as well. Maybe your budget could afford a few imported flower types like a beautiful flower named Cosmos. Have you heard of it?
Isn’t it gorgeous? You would feel like Alice in Wonderland with a floral bouquet like this! You will have a delicate wedding bouquet. In addition, don`t forget the wonderful Amaryllis neither! Your wedding will be formal, creating a good impression with a nice flower bouquet.
Winter flower bouquets are usually available in one single color, but they are rich in elegance and creativity. There are some surprising winter flower types as well. Would you like some tulips for example? Or some Gerber daisies maybe? Take care of the bouquet wrap, too, as it is very important for your wedding flower arrangement. Use some silver or gold ribbon! Winter flower palettes are showing a wide variety! Be creative! Don`t be afraid, your florist will offer you many useful ideas.
Google on the Internet for the most popular styles and colors in winter flower bouquet, but don`t forget the candles either! So your wedding will be wonderful, even in winter season, you just have to pay attention to select the right flowers, branches and berries characteristic to the winter season. If you want a seasonal winter wedding, you have to use those seasonal winter flowers! Fresia, lilies, mini callas offer you a wonderful combination of white and red. You don`t want a holiday party look, do you? Take care of details!
Use some silvery-grey colors, which would evoke snow. Birch bark has for example a silvery-white coloring, like walking in a forest in winter. The important aspect on a winter wedding is the bride`s radiance. But please, don`t choose the coldest winter day of the year! Gardeners with warmer climates will import you the most beautiful winter flower types, but your beauty must come from your heart. A winter wedding is more challenging than a wedding organized in other seasons. Your choice for a winter wedding won`t cause you stress and anger, if you use your time and money wisely.
Be proud of yourself! You have chosen to do something unique and creative. And your winter wedding idea will save you money as well. Let your wedding flowers offer you an elegant and warm atmosphere for your wedding! Love rules!11