Flowers are super important in both the wedding and reception ceremonies. And I, personally, want a flower-full ceremony. However, flowers are usually a very expensive portion of the wedding budget, so to save money and add a personalized touch (I just love those!) I plan to make many of my own flowers, and grow many more.
First, here's a handy dandy guide to choosing your wedding flowers.
After you choose your flowers, you will want to know when to plant them and where. Here's another handy guide.
After you choose the flowers you want to plant, you can choose the flowers that you want to make, regardless of blooming season!
There are many materials that you can use to make flowers. These are some of my favorite flowers made of ribbon.
Fabric is perfect for some flowers
Paper is a never ending flower material.
And tissue paper was made for flowers.
There is a host of other flower varieties that you can find instructions for. Also if you want to incorporate your favorite flower into the food, there are many different pictorial instructions for that as well. Wishing you a flowery ever after!