Many of you are suddenly now faced with the prospect of planning an Autumn wedding rather than a Spring/Summer wedding. Autumn is a glorious season for flowers, and these gorgeous Autumn Wedding Bouquets will really lift the mood.
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Suddenly your theme, colours and floral choices may not suit the Autumn season. However the Autumn is a fabulous time of the year especially for flowers. Often the weather is still great well into October and November.
Seasonal Autumn Wedding Flowers
Your florist will be able to advise what flowers are available. The main seasonal wedding flowers affected will be peony that usually has a short lived Spring season lasting May until July at a stretch. However, there is nothing to stop you incorporating silk Blooms into your fresh flower arrangements. We see this happening more and more, florists are very creative at achieving a fabulous floral look
- Sunflowers yellow and bronze colours
- Dahlias in particular the Cafe au lait for blush colours
- Sedum for rich Berry colours
- From the garden Cosmos, snapdragon, zinnia and Echinachea
- Rosehips and trailing Amaranthus for longer wispy elements.
- Delphiniums and Eryngium for shades of blue.
We couldn’t resist putting together some of our favourite Autumnal flowers! It doesn’t all have to be rich reds, oranges and browns though, you can really go to town when creating your look. Feathers, berries and rustic pine cones all feature here and are a great alternative to usual wedding bouquets!
Autumn Bridal Bouquets
Dried Flowers are so on trend right now these gorgeous Autumn Wedding bouquets are from Florence and Flowers
Dahlia’s are a brilliant seasonal Autumn wedding flower, these blousy Blooms come in many shades from rich vibrant colours to soft blush tones from the Cafe au lait Dahlia.
Bronze coloured cymbidium orchids teamed with blue eryngium, berries and trailing amaranthus give this a golden look.
Pretty coral colours can still work really well for an Autumn wedding. These gorgeous fresh colours are just so pretty and the mini child’s bouquet is just too adorable.
Silk flowers are so good these days meaning out of season flowers are really not an issue.
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Jewel colours are perfect for an Autumn wedding. These bright vibrant colours are just as vivid as a Summer mix but the depth of colour is richer.
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On a plus the wedding community seems to have rallied and are accommodating date changes where possible. These are stressful times but please, try to stay positive. The most important thing is being able to host your wedding in the knowledge that everyone is safe, this whole crisis really brings home what is important to us all.
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