January 22nd, 2010 by Bri
Purple Wedding Flowers
Purple Flowers for Weddings in Every Season
Purple wedding flowers are a trendy choice with a plethora of unique flowers to arrange with. The color purple is an exotic hue. No matter how many purple wedding flowers pictures you look at, it seems that each one reveals a striking image of beauty and splendor. Dark purple wedding flowers also exude luxury, similar to the sensation conveyed with dark purple velvet curtains. Let’s digress for just a moment and look at what purple wedding flowers may convey in symbolic terms.
Purple is a mix between hot red and cold blue, which creates a sense of balance. Historically, purple is often associated with nobility and power. Some say that if purple is your color of choice, you are sensitive and creative. It is said that purple helps to spur creativity and peace. When choosing purple flowers for weddings, there is so much room to use your imagination to create stunning arrangements for flowers.
Seasonal Purple Wedding Flowers
Purple wedding flowers come in a spectrum of tints including lavender, violet, lilacs and electric purples. If you’re interested in seasonal purple flowers for your wedding, below are some ideas to help you get started. [Read more →]
January 12th, 2010 by Bri
How Winter Flower Arrangements May Brighten Your Mood
Winter flowers may be the perfect way to help those of us who struggle with mood swings as the weather gets colder and the sunlight less frequent. As the holidays wind down, some people find themselves struggling with the winter blues. “Seasonal Affective Disorder”, as it’s called, affects more of us than we may realize. Women are more prone than men to suffer from feelings of lethargy, difficulty concentrating, finding motivation as well as weight gain.
However, research has shown that over 85% of people that endure the winter blues can actually beat them with different therapies. Flower therapy is one such method seeing as winter flowers can help brighten your mood! Certain people tend to be more affected than others. This includes women and college students. [Read more →]
Popular Choices for Wedding Flowers for January
January wedding flowers are perhaps the most representative of a new beginning with the coming of the New Year and the new season. Colors of white, light blue and purple come to mind, which intermingle beautifully with the snow and evergreens outside. And of course, the lovely bride’s dress, white as a lily.
If you’ve ever been to a January wedding, you know that despite the winter season, beautiful flowers still abound. Whether you’re considering shades of white or red or green or purple, you’ll find your perfect choice for flowers.
White Wedding Flowers for January
White wedding flowers in January make for a stunning picture. While orchids in general make for beautiful wedding flower arrangements, white cymbidium orchids, in particular make for a beautiful January wedding flower bouquets. White roses and tulips also create a wonderfully bright flower display for January weddings. Lillies, such as calla lilies and star gazer lilies, which both come in white varieties, are also a soft and classic look for a white winter wedding.
To add a delicate splash of color, adding [Read more →]