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7 Trends for Bridal Bouquets in 2017

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7 Trends for Bridal Bouquets in 2017

If you’re getting married in 2017, you’ll probably want to know all of the latest trends ahead of your big day, especially if you still need to decide on a bridal bouquet. Here you’ll find some of the must-haves for this year – designs that can make your wedding even more special. Jewel tones When dressed from head to toe in white, what better way to add a splash of colour to your outfit than with a bouquet brimming with jewel tones? From emerald greens to ruby reds and sapphire blues, there is an arrangement to suit all brides to be. If...

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Wedding trends for 2017

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Wedding trends for 2017

From flowers to invitations, to food and venues – a new year is always brimming with new ideas for all things wedding related! So what’s expected to trend in the year ahead? Read on for some inspiration on what to consider to make your big day even more memorable… 1. Colours trending in 2017 Metallics – Just as they were last year, they’re still trending for 2017. Brides to be are embracing all things rose gold, copper and pewter. These hues are extremely versatile and add a hint of pizzazz to a black-tie event. However, when opting for this...

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Wedding Card Messages for Newlyweds

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Wedding Card Messages for Newlyweds

If you’ve been staring at a blank wedding card for a while, you know how hard it is to come up with something original to say. Here are few ideas for wedding card messages for newlyweds – there are plenty to choose from! Wedding Cards Messages – The Etiquette Here are few things you should remember when creating your own personal message: you can either bring your card with you to the wedding, or send it in advance before the wedding day if you haven’t been invited, that doesn’t mean you can’t send a card....

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7 wedding trends you need to follow in 2016

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7 wedding trends you need to follow in 2016

Are you keeping up with the wedding trends? Getting married this year? Then you must check these 7 stunning trends that will be taking over for wedding in 2016! 1. Mismatched Bridesmaids Dresses Forget about the days when brides were hunting down the same style, colour and cut for their bridesmaids dresses. Great news for 2016 – and possibly the most practical wedding trend so far – are mismatched bridesmaids dresses! Bridesmaids dresses used to be a source of endless negotiations – trying to find a style that fits most body...

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Grow your own wedding flowers!

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Grow your own wedding flowers!

Wedding flowers, although an important part of your big day, can be a huge expense. Couples about to tie the knot in the UK can expect to spend anything from £1,500 to £2,000 on traditional bridal flowers. If you’re planning on going all out, a luxury display could set you back a massive £20-30,000. For young couples this is a significant sum and one that is most likely better spent elsewhere. With this in mind, a cost-effective and practical attitude to floristry is a must. First things first Whether you’re helping a friend or...

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5 Trends for Autumn Wedding

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5 Trends for Autumn Wedding

Are you getting married in autumn? Congratulations! Do you know what are the trends are for this season? Here is a selection of our favourite ones – have you incorporated any of these into your wedding? Are you using an unusual wedding venue or novel way to display your flowers? Leave a comment below! 1.Gold & Burgundy Autumn wedding goes hand in hand with warm colours, gold & burgundy work especially well for both indoor and outdoor wedding. 2. Laid back and casual setting Think Coachella festival, big tent in the middle of a...

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How to choose the right flowers for your wedding

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How to choose the right flowers for your wedding

Your wedding day is definitely one of the most important days of your life but making everything perfect is a daunting task that takes months of preparation. Finding the correct venue, selecting the perfect wedding dress and picking the most beautiful invitations are just some of the things you have to contend with … but what about the flowers? To help you choose the perfect flowers for your magical day, here are five simple steps to choosing your wedding blooms. Step 1: Know your own mind The first thing you need to remember is that this is...

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15 Unconventional Wedding Bouquets

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15 Unconventional Wedding Bouquets

Bored of traditional wedding arrangements? One-look bridal bouquets? Get inspired and take a look at brides who took a brave twist on traditional wedding flowers! Which look is your favourite and why? 1. Pineapple bouquet Perfect for a beach wedding – unusual take on traditional bridal and bridesmaids bouquet, they will definitely get your guests talking! 2. Paper Flowers – Go Bold! Lasting memory from your wedding and a great prop for your wedding photography! Double scores! 3. Sweet Candy Talking about unusual – have you...

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10 original ways to celebrate a wedding anniversary

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10 original ways to celebrate a wedding anniversary

Time flies when you’re having fun … and when you’re with the one you love! As the years go by, you often find that your anniversaries have a habit of sneaking up on you, resulting in you and your loved one going out to dinner…again. Whether it’s your 1st or your 15th wedding anniversary, it’s important to celebrate it in style. That means doing something a little different but not necessarily spending a fortune. Here are 10 original ways you can celebrate your wedding anniversary on a budget. No thanks necessary. 1. Recreate your...

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7 wedding traditions you’ve never heard of

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7 wedding traditions you’ve never heard of

While throwing the bouquet and cutting the three tiered cake may seem like a wedding staple to most of us Westerners, other cultures have drastically different ways to go about celebrating their big day. Despite most Western cultures requiring a big diamond ring to seal the deal of marriage, other cultures celebrate their weddings a little differently. Here are seven of the strangest wedding traditions you’ve probably never heard of… 1. Beating the grooms feet in Korea After the main wedding ceremony in Korea, the friends of the groom...

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Wedding Card Messages

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Wedding Card Messages

Writing a wedding card for a friend? There are plenty of beautiful quotes you can use, here are just some of our favourite ones! Don’t forget to include a congratulations bouquet too! Marriage is an adventure. It’s up to you guys how much fun you will have. Don’t forget to keep the adventure fun. Let the Lord be the super glue of your marriage. A table with three legs stands better than one with two. A cord with three strands is much stronger than a chord of two. As long as God is part of your marriage, you will have extra...

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10 trendy wedding bouquets for 2015

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10 trendy wedding bouquets for 2015

Getting married this year? Congratulations!!! Planning your dream wedding and not even engaged yet? Never mind! Here are 10 stunning wedding bouquets that will make you want to start searching for Mr Right straight away! Get inspired for your own wedding or PIN for later, in case you’re not engaged yet! 1. Pastel Shades 2. Something Blue 3. Romantic Countryside 4. All Whites 5. English Garden Rose 6. The Summer Garden 7. Beige Beauty 8. Ombre Shades 9. Fairytale Hand-tied 10. Cymbidium Beauty featured image: www.brides.com More on...

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Wedding Card Messages from Parents

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Wedding Card Messages from Parents

Daughter or son getting married? Congratulations! Here’s what you can write on the card: “Wishing you a lifetime of love and happiness.” “Your wedding day will come and go, but may your love forever grow.” May your life together be as sweet as your love. I’m so happy to be a witness to your wedding. Seeing the two of you together is a gift for me. The biggest gift I can give you in return is this wish: May your lives be long and your love be everlasting. I wish for you great happiness together! I know that your...

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9 floral wedding trends 2015

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9 floral wedding trends 2015

Planning a wedding of your dreams and want to stay on trend? Flowers are a key part to any big day, so it’s essential you get it right and achieve the look you want. 2015 has seen some of the most beautiful floral trends; from centrepieces to bouquets and hair accessories, so you really have chosen the best year to say your vows! With the likes of Jennifer Anniston and Justin Theroux along with Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter about to tie the knot this year, there’s no reason your wedding can’t outshine theirs. 9 floral wedding trends...

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7 Wedding Trends for 2015

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7 Wedding Trends for 2015

Looking forward to a wedding in the New Year? Brush up on the trends which are expected to make a big splash in 2015 and enjoy the big day of your dreams. 1. Soft, gentle hues Muted shades like aquamarine, lucite green and toasted almond are the big trends for colour schemes heading into 2015. They’re subtle but still punchier than plain pastels. Pale grey will also prove popular; grey may not be the first colour that comes to mind for a wedding but it’s modern and classy – taking a step back into the background to contrast and enhance your...

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10 Best Winter Wedding Flowers

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10 Best Winter Wedding Flowers

Flowers are an essential part of most weddings and winter ceremonies can be stunning with their frosted themes and white, green and red colour schemes. Whether it’s your table centrepiece or your bouquet, choosing your wedding day blooms is great fun and there are some beautiful winter flower options to choose from. Take a look at our list of the top 10 Winter Wedding Flowers for some inspiration. 1. Amaryllis The large, trumpet-like flowers of the amaryllis come in an array of colours and patterns, but the cream and white varieties are...

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Top Tips for New Year Weddings

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Top Tips for New Year Weddings

New Year Weddings: The perfect floral arrangement New Year is a wonderful time to get married. Everyone is in festive spirits, families are coming together and it’s all about celebrating our hopes for the future, welcoming change and embracing the next chapter of our lives. Flowers are a key feature of any wedding, but with the special atmosphere surrounding this unique time of year, you can really make the most of your floral arrangements by capturing its essence of celebration and vitality. Whether your big day is falling around the New...

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Winter Wedding 101

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Winter Wedding 101

Winter weddings are trending right now and for the most part it’s all about the theme you choose. If you are lucky enough to have some snow on your wedding, the photographs will look sensational. In fact, there are many advantages to getting married during the winter months hence the current surge in popularity. Unfortunately, planning your perfect winter wonderland wedding isn’t always the easy task you’d hope it to be. Between picking a venue, deciding on colour schemes and choosing the perfect table arrangements it can be hard to shake the...

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What does your wedding bouquet say about you?

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What does your wedding bouquet say about you?

The flowers in a wedding bouquet are as symbolic as they are beautiful. Flowers have been popular for thousands of years and historically they have had different symbolic meanings attached to them. For example, did you know that magnolia means love of nature and stephanotis signifies marital happiness? Choosing the right flowers for your wedding can be an arduous process and there is a lot of pressure on the bride to get it right. During the Victorian era, The Language of Flowers created an ultra-romantic language for lovers where flowers...

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Wedding Flowers on a Budget

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Wedding Flowers on a Budget

How to save on the cost of your wedding flowers If you’re about to start planning the big day but don’t have a bumper budget to play with, you’ll want to read our tips on getting beautiful wedding flowers at minimal cost! It can be difficult knowing where to start, but feel rest assured there are options out there for you and you can have a stunning floral display on a shoestring by following these simple tips: 1. Go seasonal The more in season your flowers are the cheaper they will be. Think about it, if you want marigolds...

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Wedding Messages

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Wedding Messages

Say congratulations on your wedding day with one of these original card messages: The love you share, is immense and sweet. May your love never fade away. I wish you a marriage, filled with loads of joy, love and care. May your feelings and emotions for each other only grow deep and strong with time. All the best for the times ahead. Wishing you both great happiness and joy on your wedding day. We hope that it is something that you’ll cherish for many years to come. All the very best and good luck for the future. Wishing you both lots of joy...

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The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Flowers

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The Ultimate Guide to Wedding Flowers

Flowers are indispensable items in most weddings around the world, because they generally symbolize love and beauty. They determine the color and tone of a wedding ceremony, and they are a representation of the bride and groom’s personal tastes. Certainly, any wedding will not be complete without a splendorous display of flowers. When selecting flowers, wedding couples should take certain things into consideration. First of all, they have to choose flowers that are suitable for the seasons in which their weddings will be held. Those who are...

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Floral Wedding Crowns

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Floral Wedding Crowns

Did you know that when Queen Victoria married Prince Albert in 1840 she wore a long veil anchored by a wreath of orange blossoms? It seems like she has set a trend that would follow for years to come! These days Pinterest is blooming with stunning floral bridal wreaths in all shapes and colours and it seems like this trend is popular with celebrities too – Keira Knightley, Natalie Portman and Bambi Northwood-Blyth have been all seen with a floral crown on their wedding day! While in past the flowers in bride’s hair were associated...

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