13 Budget-Friendly Blooms to Stretch Your Wedding Dollar

by Azure

Brides love flowers, but it's no secret that beautiful blooms are expensive! After talking with a few talented Chicago florists, I learned that the going rate for a single wedding is about $10,000. Yowza! $10,000 for a whole lot of floral pretty that lasts just one day? Seems a little steep! So to help you cut down on your wedding flower spend, I did a bit of research to round up some of the most budget-friendly blooms. Incorporating these types of flowers definitely let brides get...

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Orchids + Chandeliers: A Match Made in Wedding Heaven

by Azure

Why don't you... adorn your wedding ceremony and reception venue with lush tropical orchids, and hang sparkling chandeliers from above? If you love this idea, we've got lots of inspiring eye candy to get you started! Take a look then share your thoughts with a comment or tweet! Are you a fan of the orchid/chandelier combo?

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White and Yellow Bridal Bouquet for Your Summer Wedding

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Planning to wear a big smile on your wedding day? Then check out this happy, little bouquet created by Kelly Oshiro, wedding planner and stylist from Santa Barbara Chic. Kelly chose white and yellow ranunculus, simply hand-tied with a pretty ribbon. When you are a happy bride, it doesn’t need to be more complicated than that! And ranunculus blooms scream joy- they are both super sweet and delicate yet with an underlying feeling...

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Wedding Flower Ideas: Unique Paper Blooms and Bouquets

by Azure

I love a fabulous statement bridal bouquet! And here at OneWed, we're all about putting a unique twist on tradition. Fresh wedding flowers are gorgeous, but they're also pricey. If you envision a wedding day rich with beautiful blooms, you may want to consider incorporating non-fresh flowers. Paper flowers can be budget-friendlyand eco-friendly, and I was blown away by some of the creations in Etsy's wedding shop! Hopefully these photos will inspire you! And check out the list...

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Wedding Flower Ideas: 5 Distinct Centerpieces that Look Great Together

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com The fabulous ladies at Outstanding Occasions orchestrated this beautiful luncheon which hosted top wedding professionals from around the globe. Using a different wedding centerpiece at every table creates an amazing effect. Notice how well these unique designs work together, yet could stand alone. Idea #1: Flowering Branches Easy to DIY, cherry blossom branches are a simple and affordable way to create drama on your tabletops. And...

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DIY Wedding Flower Project: Create Floral Pomander Balls in 5 Steps

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com Spring is here and colorful flower bursts make the perfect statement of “Hooray!” Floral pomanders, sometimes called kissing balls, can easily be made with Sunflowers and Gerbera Daisies, carnations, roses, or other sturdy flowers. This gorgeous and relatively simple wedding flower project will take your blooms to new heights. Follow these DIY steps to create your own floral pomander balls for your bridal shower, wedding...

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5 Wedding Flower Ideas for a Modern ‘Something Blue’

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com, photos by Melissa Jill Create your own Blue Heaven with all-white wedding flowers floating like clouds beneath a midnight blue sky. White is the traditional color of the bride’s wedding dress, but why stop there when there are a myriad of white flowers to choose from. Created by tic-tock Couture Florals, this breath-taking scene is visually stunning, modernly chic and undeniably blue. Let’s take a closer look. Idea #1: White is...

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Royal Wedding Fever: 5 Rosy Wedding Flower Ideas

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com Who says roses are boring? There are so many varieties and colors to choose from. Mix and match hues of red and orange to create your own unique look, a look fit for royalty. With this vibrant wedding color palette, pair other types of wedding flowers to add texture. Created by floristMichael Daigian Design , this Versailles-inspired wedding reception highlights the traditional rose bloom with silver table settings and gilded...

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4 Wedding Flower Ideas for a Lush Green and White Ceremony

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com This gorgeous scene, created by designer Fresh Wata, inspires every bride to choose a crisp and simple green and whitewedding color palette as the backdrop for their wedding ceremony. Scattered arrangements of white ceramic vases accented with silver feature eclectic green and white florals, highlighted by glowing turquoise columns. The inspiring natural beauty will make your wedding guests feel like they’ve stepped into the...

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Add Glamour to Your Wedding with Orchid Blossoms

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com Thanks to the designers at Stoneblossom Floral & Event Design we are sharing gorgeous wedding inspiration reminiscent of the classic days of Hollywood. With tables named after movie stars and a dimly lit room flowing with orchids this romantic theme will inspire the star-struck bride-to-be. Check out 5 ideas using orchid blooms and get inspired to “glam” up any and every element of your wedding! Idea #1 – Sit with the Stars How...

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