Defining the Style of Your Reception Décor
2. What is the tone? Outdoor casual or black tie and tails formal?
4. What do the two of you want to feel when you walk into that room as Mr. and Mrs. for the first time?
So, let me share this with you.
The comments overheard at the functions I coordinated were focused on the experience;
How gorgeous the bride looked
How happy the couple were
The wording of the vows that the bride and groom recited to each other
How good the food looked and tasted
How much fun everyone was having
If you are considering a themed wedding Pinterest has so many resources for ideas it will make your head spin. Here are two more;
So, lets start to talk about the different aspects of decorations and how you can trim the budget.
10 Ways to Save Money on Your Flower Arrangements.
2) Re-purpose containers to use as vases. If you haven't done so already, explore Pinterest for ideas and "how to" instructions. Or, consider renting vases from your local florists. When the economy went south several years ago many floral design centers became willing to work with the DIY market; not only selling the flowers directly to the customer, but also renting cases for the arrangements. One of the large florists in my city even provided classes for the DIY bride for a minimal charge.
4) Use lots of greens for filler with your flowers. Coordinated greens will make a smaller number of blooms seem to "pop".
8.) Use moss to add texture and filler to your arrangements
Here is an stunning example of one of Angie's creations. In January she will be teaching more advanced floral techniques during a seminar in Las Vegas. I want to be a floral designer in my next life!