Wedding Flowers: Roses

Roses are a timeless symbol of romance and love.  Roses have also been a timeless favorite as wedding flowers, because of their classic beauty and versatility.

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Bouquets

Roses can create stunning wedding flower bouquet arrangements.  They are full flowers that hold a strong presence in any type of arrangement.  Traditional rose wedding flower bouquets might stick with red, pink or white blooms with greenery as an accent and ribbon wrapped stems.  Bouquet accessories like jeweled picks, adhesive rhinestones or decorative sprays can dress up an arrangement for a formal look.

For a more contemporary wedding flower bouquet, incorporate trendy greenery like succulents, lambs ear or dusty miller to complement roses.  Keep with a vintage or rustic wedding look by loosing wrapping bouquets in a vintage handkerchief, raffia or ribbon.

DIY

Rose boutonnieres are the perfect groom’s accessory to complement bridal bouquets.  Boutonnieres are an easy DIY wedding project that can save you valuable money in your flower/decor budget.  Use the same color roses found in your bridal bouquet, try to use singular smaller rose blooms or rose buds paired with a touch of greenery.

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Arrangements

Roses are a fabulous choice for wedding flower arrangements, because they can stand alone or be paired with other blooms to create gorgeous arrangements for your ceremony, reception and centerpieces.  A full rose like a garden rose, sophia or ecuador with an open bloom can fill out any type of arrangement whether they stand alone in a vase or are paired with other lush garden flowers.  Small blooms from a flower spray or rose buds are beautiful accents within arrangements bringing with them a their timeless sense of beauty and a classic look.

Roses can easily be picked out in any type of arrangement, their popularity comes in part from their beauty and ability to adapt to a variety of styles.  Whether you a looking for a traditional, classic rose bouquet or dressing up a variety of garden flowers with roses, they are a versatile and beautiful choice.

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