Tips on shopping for wedding flowers

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Forest of Flowers specializes in wedding & funeral flowers, and offers same-day, fresh flower delivery. Visit one of our locations in London, Mississauga, Burlington & Oakville today, or stop by online at http://www.forestofflowers.com to find a location near you.

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  • 1. Tips on Shopping For Wedding Flowers HELPFUL TIPS FOR FINDING THE PERFECT FLORAL ARRANGEMENT FOR YOUR SPECIAL DAY

2. Choosing and Shopping For Wedding FlowersThe flowers you choose to use at your wedding are a huge part of your big day. Not only do they play a huge part in the aesthetic of the ceremony and reception setting, but you and your attendants will also be carrying them. They will be in all of your wedding photos, and you will be revisiting your choices for years to come. 3. Choosing and Shopping For Wedding FlowersFor this reason, it is important to give careful consideration to choosing wedding flowers that are appropriate and attractive for use during your wedding ceremony and reception. If you do not already have a floral style in mind, there are several ideas which might guide you towards a decision youll love. 4. What Kind Of Flowers Do I Want? Choosing the perfect flowers foryour wedding day can be anexciting experience, but it canalso be challenging andstressful if you have no ideas inmind and are clueless aboutwhere to begin. Choosing afloral style that matches thetone of your ceremony and thedresses of you and yourattendants is an excellent firststep in making a final decision. 5. What Kind Of Flowers Do I Want? Many brides who are going for a sleek and refined style of dress paired with a modern reception prefer a ribbon wrapped bouquet of roses or calla lilies for themselves and attendants as well as sharp looking glass vases featuring streamlined floral arrangements. 6. What Kind Of Flowers Do I Want? If the wedding has more of a classic feel, roses that matchthe colors of the wedding paired with babys breath is acombination that has been quite popular throughout theages. For an outdoor ceremony with an ethereal, naturedriven vibe, a bouquet with a variety of flowers such asdaisies, hydrangeas, bluebells and other natural gardenflowers represents the tone of the ceremony beautifully. 7. What Kind Of Flowers Do I Want? For some brides, choosing a flower with special meaning, such as the favorite flower of a grandmother who she was close to but who has since died or the flowers her fianc brought her on their first date is the key to finding the floral style that works best for their ceremony. 8. What Are Some Considerations I Should Keep In Mind? When choosing flowers for your wedding, keep in mind that if you wantthe flowers to match your wedding colors exactly, you will be workingwithin a much smaller range of options as far as available flower types.It is also important to keep the season of your wedding in mind. Whileflowers are usually less expensive and plentiful during Spring andSummer, Fall and Winter brides often have to import flowers which canquickly get expensive. 9. What Are Some Considerations I Should Keep In Mind? Importing flowers also carries the riskof paying a great deal to have flowersshipped to a ceremony location onlyfor them to arrive dying and wilted. Itis best to use flowers that are relativelyin season or are hardy during allseasons. If there is an expensive floweryou are considering using but are tornabout the price, ask your florist aboutalternatives that have a similaraesthetic but are less costly. 10. Further ReadingForest of Flowers specializes in wedding & funeral flowers, and offers same-day, fresh flower delivery. Visit one of our locations in London, Mississauga, Burlington & Oakville today, or stop by online at http://www.forestofflowers.com to find a location near you.