Flowers for your wedding is one of the most important decisions you will make when planning your wedding. They have a big impact on the look of your wedding, and they will be seen forever in your wedding photos. It is your chance to show off you and your bride or grooms personal style. Here are some information on the popular fall wedding flower trends, and tips to getting the look you want for your wedding day.
This is a flower trend that is very popular for fall wedding in 2010, and I hope it continues to grow. Many couples are making a decision to be more Eco-friendly when picking the flowers for their wedding. One tip to be greener when purchasing your flowers are to try to get local, organic flowers. You will be buying flowers that have not been treated with pesticides, and you will be supporting local growers in your area. When you buy your flowers close by you also cut down on your carbon footprint. One more tip is after the wedding if possible to recycle your flowers. Donating them to a local hospital or nursing home while they are still fresh gets more use out of them, and you will brighten someone else’s day.
The next in the popular fall wedding flower trends are going simpler in your designs. This trend is wonderful for those who have a smaller budget. They are able to have the latest look for their wedding without breaking the bank. For the bride the prevalent trend is a simple bouquet of one style flower hand tied with a beautiful ribbon. One tip is to remember is you are going for this look be sure to leave the stems of the flowers long enough to tie them and hold them comfortably. This simplicity is also seen in all the flowers used to decorate the church or wedding area. They are not too fussy or with a bunch of tiers.
Eye Catching Colors
This fall one trend that is being requested by many brides and grooms for their wedding is flowers in colors that make a bold statement. In the past many would decide their flowers by the type of flower, now many are choosing to go by the color of the flowers first. They are choosing different types of flowers that are monochromatic. A tip whether you choose bright colored flowers or more muted ones look for ones that make a bold statement while staying within your fall wedding theme.
Use More Than Just Flowers
The last of the most seen trend in wedding flowers this fall 2010 is to use more than just flowers when making your bouquets and arrangements. Couples are being much more daring in expressing their unique taste and style when choosing their flowers. They are incorporating items into their bouquets like grasses, willows, herbs and even fruits and vegetables. One tip is when choosing what to use you might want to take inspiration from the season of your wedding. This is one trend you can use not only in a fall wedding but year round. In the fall a mixture of Autumn colored flowers and thin beautiful tree branches or fall leaves would be interesting. In winter you might like to add festive holly to celebrate the holidays. Spring flowers mixed with sweet smelling herbs would be a nice touch. And in the Summer you could add in long blades of grass to add interest to your arrangements.
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