All posts in “Wedding Bouquets”

A for Anemones…one of springs little gems.

Anemones comes in a range of bright jewelled colours as well as white with a black centre.

We dispatch the flowers very fresh so the majority of the petals are closed. If you’re using them for a wedding or event and find they’re taking a little while to open, re-cut the stems, place them in lukewarm water and put them in a warm room.

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Wedding Flowers – Fresh Green and White Ideas

Green and white is such a timeless classic for wedding flowers. I love it when lime green flowers and foliage are used making it ‘pop’ and creating a modern edge to the flowers.

Wrapping the stems with green satin ribbons brings the look together.  With the gypsophila only bouquet, which could be great for bridesmaids, it instantly gives a more expensive look to the bouquet.

These fresh colours work all year round and I’ve written below flower suggestions to create similar looks which I found on pinterest.   Continue Reading…

Real DIY Bride - The Flowermonger

Customer Feedback – DIY Wedding Flowers

We do love getting customer feedback! Wow, what a beautiful sunny day for this DIY Wedding! Charlotte, sister of the groom, ordered all the flowers from us to create simple rose, carnation and gypsophila bouquets and buttonholes

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How large is a bunch of Gypsophila?

This is one of the questions I get most is ‘How large is a bunch of Gypsophlia?’ so we took a few images of the gypsophila we buy!   This is a whole wrap of 25 stems, extra quality gypsophlia (below is ‘Overtime’), we only buy the best…’Overtime’ has large flowers and ‘Million stars’ has small flowers. Continue Reading…

How to make your own wedding bouquet?

Impress your wedding guests with your floral DIY skills this summer by making your own wedding bouquet!  DIY styling is perfect for the budget-savvy couple.  Get together bridesmaids, Mum’s and friends to help you style your wedding. Continue Reading…

It’s Peony Season!!!

The peak peony season has begun!! Its starts mid-May until the end of June where prices come down to approx. £18.00 a bunch of 10 stems after this time they shot back up to up to £30.00 – £50.00.   Continue Reading…

2015 DIY Wedding Flower Trends

The Hand tied bouquet remains the favourite wedding bouquet for 2015 DIY brides. It’s simple to create and easy to adapt to the style of your wedding. Peonies are now back in season which are proving popular as well as the classic rose. Continue Reading…

Simple White Rose Bouquet

This simple white rose bouquet was created using 9 Avalanche Roses, some twine and ribbons. It cost approx. £15.00 to make and took about 10 minutes so perfect for the DIY bride. Continue Reading…