5 ways to glamorize your wedding with orchids

by Azure

Special to OneWed from 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...

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Save BIG with In-Season Wedding Flowers

by Azure

Buying flowers out of season will make a major dent in your wedding budget.  But if you make the effort to buy in-season wedding blooms, you could wind up saving a pretty penny.  Below are some fabulous in-season choices for each wedding season! • Spring: Apple blossom, Bird of Paradise, Calla lily, Cherry Blossom, Dahlia, Casa Blanca Lily, Lilac, Orchid, Peach blossom, Peony, Poppy, Rose, Sweet Pea, Tulip • Summer: Amaranthus, Baby's Breath , Bird of Paradise,...

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Top 5 Reasons to Plan Ahead to Preserve Your Bridal Bouquet

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Deb's Keepsake Flowers Recently I received an order from a very thoughtful husband to recreate his wife’s bridal bouquet to be preserved for their first wedding anniversary. The Maid of Honor had tried to preserve the bride's bouquet, but sadly... it was destroyed. While the husband's beautiful gift will most certainly be treasured, a recreated bouquet doesn't have the same sentiment, feelings, or memories as the bouquet that was carried down the aisle. For...

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Wedding Flower Ideas: 5 Ways to Recycle Your Wedding Blooms

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Hey crafty brides! Once you've said I Do, don’t even think about throwing those gorgeous wedding flowers away! With help from Ellen Bowman AKA “The Flower Mom” on Twitter, you can learn to preserve your flowers and enjoy the loveliness of your day forevermore. So plan ahead, take those wedding blooms home and transform them into pretty, unique gifts and keepsakes for you, your friends and family. We hope these five project...

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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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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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5 Wedding Flower Ideas for an Out-of-this-World Ceremony

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Amy C. for FiftyFlowers.com This fantastic scene created by top floral designers, John and Rob, from Florabella is like a never ending story. Transform your wedding ceremony into a dreamscape of beauty and serenity. And create the perfect setting for sharing the vows of your lifetime. Idea #1 – Ribbon Draped Altar This magical world comes to life with flowing sheer fabric ribbons that are hung to create an ambiance of privacy for your wedding ceremony. ...

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DIY with Rose Petals: 3 Ways to Decorate for Valentine’s Day

by Azure

Special to OneWed by Lisa W. for FiftyFlowers.com Set the scene for a romantic evening with fresh rose petals everywhere and enjoy whatever happens next. Idea #1 – A Relaxing Tub As soon as your sweetie arrives home from work, invite him into a warm bath filled with rose petals. It will be just what he needs to put the day behind him and enjoy the many surprises that you have in store for him tonight. Idea #2 – Rose Petal Garland With fishing wire, a sewing needle and pair of...

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