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How To Save Money While Selecting The Best Flowers For Your Wedding Day

Since ages, weddings connect our souls to a fairyland which blooms with exotic smelling flowers, and no doubt about it. Most of the weddings in addition to the glitz and glamour and majestic servings are abundant with the prettiest and colourful flowers lying on the wedding land from which we can’t take our eyes off. But if you are worrying about your bank balance which you think would become lighter than a lilac, then halt, there is good news for you people that you can still have your dream wedding by cutting tiny bit of cost on the wedding flowers. Just cast a glance through some of the suggestions.

Wedding flowers

Be Tiny & Tweeny: Flowers that are huge make the audience stop at their feet for an admiring glance; they are a beauty which enraptures our eyes every time we cross them. But one disadvantage of those flowers is they are way down expensive. To minimize the scale according to your budget, ask your florist to give you the smaller ones. Their exactness will gave the same graceful look just like those huge flowers tend to give. This option is worth a try and will give you immense satisfaction.

Choosing from the varieties of roses, carnations, narcissus, autumn leaves, pumpkin and many more you can take the carnation flowers if you are fond of them and mix those with others to create a plentiful lush green effect. It will be your re-incarnation of a tasteful wedding.

Wedding flower

Fruitful Weddings: Fruits are added options in the organization of weddings. The smell of raspberries mixing with a blood red cherry is enough to make your head swirl in intoxication. Of course there can be no replica of flowers but you can add your favourite fruits inside it to enhance the effect of the decoration. If you have been to a winery or the domestic countryside weddings you would have had this experience of this fruitful ambiance. The options you can consider for this fruity hunt are kiwano melon, pineapples, lychee, jackfruit, green grapes, oranges etc to create a kaleidoscopic look at the front of the entrance.

Peacock Wedding Flowers

Ambience’s In All Directions: Create a multi effect with the amount of flowers that you have got, if you are thinking of placing them as a welcoming effect at the hall, then think vice versa for the reception timings also, this would enhance your limitation in the wedding budget and the guests will enjoy the fragrant atmosphere. For handling this task you simply need to ask your co- coordinator or whoever is helping at the event to decorate the tables the corners of the hall, the guest-book or any other thing which requires embellishment.

Flowers In Weddingland: We have considered ample of options for limiting the budget area in the usage of wedding flowers. However, you need to choose wisely and add flowers to the lush green romantic settings. The perfect atmosphere where along with the bride and groom the audience will feel like wandering in the wonderland. Where flowers are gently nodding their heads in welcome. Children would feel as if they want to be their friends. Inhaling their exquisite smell will lull you to those mystic feelings. Flowers are one god gifted element; make sure you unwrap them with delicacy and grace.

About The Author: Anna Shinnai is a wedding professional. She has organized numerous weddings in the city, and is famous for her renowned style of wedding designs. Here she is giving some points to limit the budget on the wedding flowers.

Some Do’s and Don’ts Related to Keeping Flowers Fresh For Long!!

One of the best gifts that one can ever receive from their loved ones is a fresh bouquet of the most gorgeous flowers they love. Fresh flowers not only bring joy, but also make you as happy as fresh flowers. Furthermore, wonderful blooms can light up the atmosphere of your home.

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These days, flower delivery is quite common considering that there is a lot of florist in London, delivering flowers in London and to neighbouring areas. One can also find a number of online flower shops offering amazing and fresh flowers receiving which you’ll brighten up your day and keep smiling.

If you happen to receive flowers flowed through shops that deliver flowers, how you can keep them stay for a longer time? Well, flowers are such a beautiful thing that you might want them to stay fresh and lovely for long time. You can do so by following some of the do’s and don’ts of keeping flowers:

Let us first have a look on some DON’Ts of flower keeping:

  • When you received flowers from someone, don’t just place the flowers in a place without much care and thought as to what the flowers need. Otherwise, at the end you’ll have a bendy and dried-up bouquet faster that you think.
  • Don’t fail to change the water in the vase where you kept your flowers, every day. Just remember that maintaining cleanliness is one of the important factors to keep flowers fresh and healthy for long.
  • Don’t overlook to clean the vase with soap and water and to wash it thoroughly every time you change the water.
  • Don’t forget to put plant food every time you change the water to lengthen the life of the flowers. It will also help to kill bacteria in the water and make the flowers live long.
  • Don’t forget to maintain a proper environment for the flowers. Don’t keep them in direct contact with the heat.

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So, these are some don’ts of flower keeping. Now, let’s find out some important DO’s that you must follow to keep your flowers stay fresh and vibrant for long:

  • As soon as you receive the flowers, do place them in a vase filled with lukewarm water.
  • Do keep the flowers in a large enough vase so as to allow the stems room to move.
  • Do put some flower food in the vase to help revitalize your flowers in few hours. You must be aware that the delivery process of flowers especially when the flower shop is too far from your place, can stress the flowers particularly if they are too delicate.
  • Do remove dry blooms if any, so that the water in the vase can be used more efficiently by the fresh flowers. The dried out petals and leaves can facilitate the bacteria to grow, which will not only harm the fresh flowers, but may also produce a foul odour in the home.
  • Do ensure that water in the vase covers each stem.
  • Do remember to trim the stems of flowers every time you change the water as this will help to revitalize the flower.

When you are informed that someone has sent flowers for you, it is certainly a great feeling. You can keep these wonderful feeling for long by knowing all the essential do’s and don’ts of flower keeping.

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Author Bio: Ryan Holman is an experienced blogger and florist in London who sells beautiful and perfect flower arrangement in London. In the above post he is sharing some of the important points to keep the flowers fresh and healthy for long.