April showers bring Do-It-Yourself May flowers, when budget couples begin planning upcoming DIY wedding projects, including bouquets, centerpieces, décor, boutonnieres and corsages. May and June, the most popular wedding months, offer the greatest selection of lush and colorful flowers readily available throughout the U.S. – and at the best value of the year.
Wedding couples today are budget and value-focused, and seek out ways to save money without compromising quality or style. Resources like BloomsByTheBox.com’s DIY Flowers 101, an online picture tutorial and video series covering flower preparation, flower care, arrangement transportation, floral design elements, tools and techniques, have made do-it-yourself flowers a significant point of savings in today’s wedding budgets.
To make it as simple as possible for couples to save money with DIY flowers, we provide extensive educational resources. Couples get free consultations for picking flower quantities, ship dates, and instructions. We also offer a free DIY Guide to Wedding Flowers, online flower tutorials, videos, and an extensive online flower lesson series.
BloomsByTheBox.com is celebrating Do-It-Yourself Flower Month by including a free DIY Wedding Flower Supply Kit with all orders over $300 placed in May. The kit includes essential tools for creating bouquets, corsages, boutonnieres, and centerpieces.
Spring and summer provide an abundance of vibrant flowers that look incredible in colored bud vases. Maybe this idea would be more suited for a bridal shower or engagement party, either way wholesale flowers online are inexpensive and perfect for staying on budget. Whatever your choice, clustering bud vases together and filling them with flowers is extremely simple and low stress!
Use (from left to right) fuchsia stock, pink larkspur, hot pink ranunculus, purple tulips, lemon garden roses, and yellow spray roses. Fill bud vases that are color tinted with textured shapes and sizes.
Use burlap, extra flower petals, or accessories for some extra personality. This simple DIY is the perfect low stress project for couples on a budget. There is no professional skill needed.
After studying the trends long and hard BloomsByTheBox decided to offer trendy wedding supplies that can be difficult to get your hands on. These products are inspired by customer requests and wedding trends published all over the top wedding blogs. We wanted to offer items that would pair well with the do it yourself flower projects so all of these products are easy to use and do not require professional technique.
Wooden Planter Boxes
We know how much everyone is loving the rustic/ vintage looks for do -it -yourself weddings. These square wooden flower vases have inspired many amazing looks that you can replicate at an affordable price. The photo above, taken by Forever Photography, is featured in a romantic and rustic themed wedding. The wooden vases really create the rustic look while the fluffy textured flowers and trendy fillers relay romance.
Drift Wood Accents
Next, using fumigated wholesale drift wood for centerpieces has become trendy, especially in nature themed weddings. Driftwood thrives when paired with natural looking elements such succulents, mosses, greenery, and flowers. This is an inexpensive accessory that makes a large impact on a wedding’s atmosphere.
Burlap and Lace
Lace and Burlap, as captured by Sweet Caroline Photo above, paired together marries rustic and romantic. The trick to getting this look right is to rely on imperfections to add character. Also you need a thin patterned lace that will not be too bulky over your thick burlap. Get lace and burlap ribbon when you place your wholesale flower order with BloomsByTheBox.com