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Ways to use Hydrangeas for your centerpiece on your big day
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Hydrangeas are an absolute wedding flower staple.  Alone, they can create simple arrangements, full of volume and awash in color. With other hydrangea colors, they can add an abundance of texture, effectively amping up the value of the other flowers in the centerpiece.  As you can see from the centerpieces above and below, an arrangement that large full of just roses and orchids might end up being cost prohibitive, but by adding large hydrangeas, it has all the size and visual impact, without the increased price tag.  As florist Experts puts it, they are a good value flower for both centerpieces and bouquets.  While they are on the more expensive end of the spectrum, they do take up a lot of space. In other words, although they might be more costly per stem than a daisy or carnation, you shouldn’t overlook the size of the bloom in your decision.
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Freesia Flower
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Are you excited about you big day? Wondering how you will get your floral decorations for your wedding sorted out? You can always count on flowers to create a dramatic effect to your wedding decor. You generally have a lot of lowers to choose from. Flowers in general ooze our calmness and serenity to the atmosphere in which it is used.

The freesia flower which comes in shimmering hues leaves an unpretentious trace of scent around, which takes you back in time and inspires a mood of old times. Antiquated? No chance! And these flowers are easily available and you can even get flowers for parties and other events online.

Select a fantastic vintage bunch of wildflowers or a unique inventive blend. The sky is the limit with these delightfully scented flowers. The different hues imply that you can go in various ways. Have a go at joining the yellow assortment with Ammi majus (Bishop’s bloom), tulips, irises, Asclepias, and static.

Ways in which you can use the flowers to create a dramatic effect to your wedding include:-
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Some Spectacular Ideas to Decorate the Modern Day Wedding Venue
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It’s your wedding day – the day you have been waiting for your entire life. Apart from the nervousness and anxiousness that you have to face on the D-Day, you need to go through quite a lot before that as well.

What are we talking about here? Well, we are talking about decorating the wedding venue using bulk flowers.

But wait – you have been waiting for this day all your life so you cannot just pick any idea to decorate your wedding. Won’t you want to go with ideas that make the event spectacular?

This is exactly what we are going to talk about in this post. Here is a look at some of those ideas –

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Stock 101

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Stocks are strong spikes of thick clusters of beautifully aromatic single or double flowers. Fresh stocks one-third to half of the buds are open; the remaining buds show excellent color and size. Older Stock has the lower third of the blossoms wilted and soft in look. Occasionally these blossoms are stripped and only the middle and tip stay behind. To verify if you are getting a fresh stock you can just count the blossoms. Stock Flower must be 6 or more blossom high.

Stock is helpful as a base for floral arrangements, seeing as the base part of the flower wilts foremost. Start with a base of stock, and then add other flowers around it to hide the bottom blossoms. Stock also appends an exquisite scent to any combination.

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Snapdragons 101

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Snapdragons are vertical spiked and tall flowers with growing clusters of silky and velvety blossoms alongside the top of the stem. They are about 2 or 3 feet in height. A fresh snapdragon flower has few open blossoms at the bottom, and a number of growing buds closed on the middle and towards the top. These buds flaunt beautiful colors, and the tips are typically green with firm buds. Snapdragon flowers are rather upright. As compared to the fresh Snapdragons, the older ones have around two-thirds of their blossoms open. Several blossoms at the bottom might be sagging, wilted or really soft to the touch. The tip of the flower may begin to sag even at this stage your Snapdragons can last more than a few days if re-cleaned and cut down a little shorter. The flowers then restore and last for few more days.

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Roses 101

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Roses, have numerous layers of sweet-scented, velvety petals, are the most popular and cherished flowers. There are various varieties and types of roses available for growing purpose and as fresh cut flowers. Few of them types are the conventional tea rose, which are the popular as florist flowers having medium to large well formed blossoms and elongated stems; the traditional types, like the cabbage head rose or the English rose, is more fragile and aromatic than the commercial ones; the miniature roses which are around one inch across; and spray roses, which have of several small branching blossoms for each stem.

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Ranunculus 101

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Ranunculus is small flower, it’s cup-shaped and looks like camellias and peonies in texture and shape. These flowers have a number of multilayer’s of petals that appear like tissue. All stems have several blooms on top of a fine, ferny foliage. They come in both single and doubling flowering types.

Buy or cut ranunculus only when the blossom is open however the petals are still curved inward and are cupping the middle portion of the flower. The blossom must feel firm to the touch and it should not shed when u hold it.

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Long tables need linear arrangements for the center. They could be very constricted and narrow (a few are just 2 feet wide), that means once you have got the place settings on both sides of the table, you get very little room left for decoration. Designing an arrangement for such a long narrow table is perfect because it is has a neat structural design and suits this type of space completely. Making an arrangement for such a long narrow table needs a width of a regular block of floral foam, known as a rackette. It has a plastic base which is just right for tables. For edging the plastic and the foam Continue reading “4 Steps to Create an Amazing Centerpiece”

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For most couples, the reception is the party of a lifetime. It celebrates their marriage and marks the culmination of many months of planning. They want the reception to be unforgettable, to bring them together with their loved ones, and to unite two sets of friends. When it comes to floral decoration, the possibilities are endless, and, whatever the budget you are working to, it’s possible to create a memorable and imaginative reception. Continue reading “8 Things to Consider When Preparing Your Wedding Reception”