Your wedding is a symbol of your love and commitment to one another. And throughout your wedding you have the opportunity to “say” more than just “I do.”
Wedding Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
This is where your flowers come in. The flowers you choose will be talking. But what will they be saying?
Throughout the Victorian era, different types of flowers were each given a certain meaning. Variety was limited and flowers were meant to relay different messages and symbolize different relationships.
Have you picked out your flowers yet? Maybe we can help you find the best message to send to your guests and groom on your big day!
Rose Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The traditional bride, who loves love, will also love her roses.
Roses themselves are signs of love and commitment, which is why they are the perfect flower for a traditional, classic bride. But there’s more meaning than meets the eye when it comes to a rose. Why? Because each colour means something a bit different.
Red roses are for passionate love. Whereas pink is for perfect happiness. White represents innocence and purity and having rose leaves adorn your floral arrangement will say, “You may hope.”
Peony Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The fashion-forward bride, who loves to embrace her girliness, will love her peonies.
Peonies represent happiness in life and marriage. Their lushness and volume signify the bountiful life you will have with your husband-to-be and their delicate softness signifies the beautiful, blushing bride.
Cala Lily Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The chic brides, with her sophistication and poise, will love her cala lilies.
Cala Lilies represent elegance and beauty. Perfect for a classy bride, these types of lilies are both glamorous and sleek.
Orchid Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The eclectic bride, who thinks a little differently, will love her orchids.
Known for their exotic beauty, orchids are celebrated for their luxury and representation of fertility. Rare and unrefined but with great gorgeousness, orchids represent pure affection.
Tulip Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The garden bride, who loves the spring, will love her tulips.
Tulips are beautiful, dainty flowers perfect for an outdoor spring wedding. They represent sunshine and they symbolize “your perfect lover.”
Another flower whose colours represent different meanings, tulips are a wonderful choice for your wedding day florals. Red tulips say, “I love you.” Yellow say, “Your smile is like the sunshine.” And variegated tulips say, “You have beautiful eyes.”
Sunflower Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The summer bride, who loves the sunshine, will love her sunflower.
Representing life and longevity, sunflowers are perfect for a bride who loves life. The energy and fun of sunflowers offers bright spirit to guests and the happy couple. They also mean, “You have my loyalty,” which is quite fitting for the lifelong commitment you’ll be making.
Daisy Bouquet from Style Me Pretty
The youthful bride, who embraces her past, will love her daisies.
Daisies represent youth, innocence and purity. They can come in almost any colour and still remain the sign of young but true love.
Although there are plenty more options when it comes to picking your wedding flowers, these are some of the most popular and a sprinkling of our favourite picks. Remember when choosing your flowers, especially your bridal bouquet, that it’s more than just what “looks good.” Flowers have the ability to send a message, so make sure you’re sending the right one.