Most brides want to carry down the aisle a
bouquet that represents them and what they genuinely believe in – and that’s
perfectly understandable. A bridal bouquet is more than just an accessory to
keep your hands busy (although it can definitely play this role as well, given
how nervous you will be as you walk down the aisle).
A bridal bouquet is the accessory that
complements your most important dress, it is a piece that shows off your
personality, it is a touch of grace and beauty to mirror who you are and what
your hopes for the future are.
It is no wonder, then, that roses are one
of the most popular bloom for bridal bouquets. Romantic and sweet, these
flowers seem to have been made for weddings
– and they come in so many wonderful combinations that it’s impossible not to
find a rose bouquet that will suit you!
Following, we have gathered some of the
very best and most inspiring bridal bouquet ideas based on roses – so read on
if you are looking for something special.
White and delicate. There’s
nothing as timeless as a white bridal bouquet – so if you want to take the very
traditional path, this is for you. White roses, combined with ball dahlias and
maybe even ranunculus can look so amazingly pretty when brought together! Pure
grace and uniqueness at the same time!
Blushing and romantic. If you
don’t want the classic red rose bouquet, there are other ways to bring in that
romantic touch. For instance, you could talk to your florist and ask them to
combine spray roses with jasmine vines, scabiosa, and a few berries – the
bouquet will look wildly beautiful and full of passion and love. Just perfect
for a bride who loves the strength of red and the uniqueness of a modern twist!
Bold and unique. This is
another twist on the classic red roses bouquet – one that’s perfect for a bride
who wants to make a statement without straying too far away from traditional
looks. Combining red roses with another bold colored-flower (such as eryngium)
will create a gorgeous effect and make your bouquet really stand out from the
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Your wedding is a very unique moment in
your life – so it’s only natural that you want to turn this into a real show,
the kind of event that people will always remember fondly, with a huge smile on
Obviously, the décor, the food, and the
music all play hugely important roles in the ambiance you create at your
wedding – but what have you planned in
terms of fun activities, aside from the basics?
We have gathered some fun ideas you can
easily incorporate into your wedding
– so read on if you are searching for inspiration.
S’more bar. This is the
ultimate camping sweet treat – so if you are planning a mountain wedding, a
s’more bar with a DIY twist will make everyone smile in an instant. Not only
will guests appreciate the sweet treat itself (which, let’s admit it, everyone
loves), but they will also appreciate the fact that you allow them to have some
fun crafting their own s’mores. Well, OK, there will be no actual campfire –
but even so, this dessert will definitely remind everyone of the last time they
went away camping.
Name the table chefs. Nominate
(or create an actual lottery contest for this) someone at each table to be the
one to carve the meat. This is an excellent way to help guests at a wedding
table break the ice and get to know each other a little before they jump right
into the dances and the fun memories.
Run a Mr. and Mrs. quiz at each
table. Stock up on trivia cards for each tables and ask questions related to
you and your story. Collect all the answers towards the middle of the wedding
reception and offer a small prize for those who managed to get the most correct
answers. This will keep guests entertained between the meals and it will
definitely generate some giggles!
Bring in an ice cream stall.
This is perfect for a summer wedding – because what dessert could ever work
better on a warm summer evening? An ice cream stall will bring up the child in
each and every one of your guests!
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Of all the wedding
planning tasks, creating the guest list might actually be one of the single
most important steps. This will determine not only who joins you on your
wedding day, but also the type of venue you have to book, the type of menu
that’s more appropriate, and, overall, the ambiance of your wedding.
How do you plan the guest list, though? We
have some tips for you – so read on if you want to find out more.
Be clear to your parents from
the very beginning. This is as much a big event for them as it is for you, so
you might have to face the fact that they want to invite a bunch of people too.
If you are not comfortable with this, be sure to discuss it before you even
start to talk about the guest list. This is especially important if your
parents are financially involved in the wedding.
Be realistic from the very
beginning too. If you know your budget is tight, there’s absolutely no point in
planning a very long guest list (as this can be one of the main factors that
pushes the budget over the limit). Likewise, if you want a destination wedding,
accept the fact that many of those you invite to your wedding might not make it
(due to financial reasons, time-related issues and so on).
Establish your own ground
rules. Talk to your fiancé and establish very clearly who gets invited and who
doesn’t. For instance, you might discuss that you will not invite people you
haven’t seen face to face in the last couple of years. Or you might establish a
rule according to which people you simply work with will not be invited.
Whatever rule you set though, be sure it’s set in stone and that you both abide
to it, no exception.
Create a B-list too. If you
absolutely want to make sure you will reach a certain number of guests, create
a B-list too. When people on the A-list let you know they can’t make it to the
wedding, invite those on the B-list. To make sure this happens, you should
start by sending the first round of invitations long before the actual wedding
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Your wedding venue is extremely important – not just because it’s the actual space where your wedding will happen, but also because it’s one of those wedding elements that has the power to change everything: the size of your wedding, the style, and how you plan the details of the Big Day as well.
For instance, have you considered coordinating your wedding cake with your venue’s style? We have some tips for you – so read on and find out more.
Garden wedding venue. If you want to plan an outdoor wedding surrounded by pure beauty and grace in a garden, you should definitely coordinate your entire wedding theme with the location. The best way to bring a cake into a garden wedding theme is by using plenty of greenery and flowers to decorate it. A simple white cake will look stunning with leaves and flowers on it, and so will a colored wedding cake adorned with flower petals in the same colors.
Vineyard wedding venue. Want to plan a wedding in a vineyard? It can turn out really beautiful indeed, especially if you make sure to match your décor with the landscape surrounding you. For a wedding cake inspired by vineyards, use dark-colored fresh fruit for the décor. For instance, a cake decorated with figs will look luxurious and generous, just like the fruit and the wine born in a vineyard.
Elegant wedding venue. If you are among the brides and grooms who want to have a classic wedding in a more traditional wedding space, your cake should reflect this. A marble-themed cake can look stunning for this kind of events, and so can a wedding cake that features intricate painted décor on a fondant icing.
Mountain wedding venue. You can use the aforementioned ideas for a mountain wedding as well. For an even more “mountain-like” vibe, keep the florals to a minimum. Twigs, wooden elements, fallen leaves (for an autumn wedding) – these are some of the best and most beautiful ways to decorate a wedding cake for a mountain venue.
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If we have to be completely honest, most couples know when an engagement is on the way – the occasions when such a big step comes completely out of the blue are quite rare. Even if the future bride doesn’t know her engagement ring’s design just yet, and even if she might not now when, where, or how she will be proposed to, she does know this is bound to happen sooner, rather than later.
Under these circumstances, tackling some of the basic wedding planning tasks can help you save some time and organize some things before the actual engagement.
What are some of the wedding planning tasks you can tackle before you put a ring on it? Read on and find out more.
The style of the Big Day. You can definitely talk about your wedding style with your SO. Chances are you are on the same page (or very close), but doing this before the engagement will save you quite a lot of time because it will give you a clear direction to approach once the ring is on the ringer. Do you want a romantic wedding? A mountain wedding? A rustic wedding? A bit of everything? These things will help you narrow down the list of options.
The size of the Big Day. Some couples want large weddings and they want to invite everyone they know. Others, on the other hand, prefer events that are a bit more intimate. Both options (and everything in between) are more than fine – but tackling this issue before the actual wedding planning will definitely help you start on the right foot.
The wedding venue. Well, you might not be able to book your wedding venue just yet – but since you now know the size and the style you want for your wedding, you will be able to narrow down the list of options. Who knows, maybe you will make some calls to check the availability too – and you might even end up booking your dream venue ahead of time, so that you are 100% sure it will be available on your wedding day.
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