If you are in the midst of planning a wedding, you are surely worried about the budget for flowers….and you should be!
I did a little research and discovered that the average cost for wedding flowers is a whopping $1500…Yikes!
Wait ’till you see what we were able to do for a fraction of that!
Tonia and Michael’s Wedding was two days away.
We were off to Market Flowers at the Minneapolis Farmer’s Market:
We had a plan….
We had vases…..
We had ribbon, raffia, floral tape, floral foam, packing boxes
The Bride and her faithful worker bees.
We just needed the flowers and some time to make the vision a reality!
Come along and see the fun we had!
1 Bridal Bouquet
3 Bridesmaids Bouquets
20 Table Arrangements
3 Large Table Arrangements
10 Chair Decorations
Flowers for the Cake Stand
Could we do it?
Of Course we could!
|So Many Choices|
Helpful Flower Market Staff
|DUM DUM DE DUM!|
|Close view of the bridal bouquet|
|A little tweeking and it will be perfect!|
|Perfect….and she did it all herself!|
|And they said they didn’t know how to make a bouquet!|
|The Flowers Just Chillin’|
|We DID IT!|
It seems to me that this was a wonderful alternative to walking into a floral shop and ordering the flowers.
It felt joyful work together to create something truly beautiful and memorable for this special couple.
Stay tuned…..the next installment will let you see all the flowers at the wedding….I bet you can’t wait.
In fact….here is a sneak peek!
|Could She Be More Beautiful?|
|Wedding Mantle on a Budget|
|Wedding Flowers For Less-First Steps|
|The Wedding Day|
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Being able to DIY elements of any celebration is so satisfying! You did a great job!
Thanks for sharing this at #FlashbackFridays!