Although we’re still shivering from the cold in our New York City photo studio, we can’t stop dreaming of the summer weddings our Brooklyn wedding photographers will shoot later this year. If you’re planning your summer nuptials for 2014, you’re probably deep into your wedding planning by now and starting to feel uninspired. Fear not, engaged couples! We have some delightful inspiration and ideas for your wedding flowers and bridal bouquet that will have you feeling the warmth of the summer sun even during these chilly days of winter.
1. Craspedia- This butter colored flower hails from the daisy family and makes a splash at wedding ceremonies. It’s sculptural form adds a modern whimsical touch to your bridal bouquet. This wedding flower comes in orange, green and yellow.
2. Freesia- This delicate flower is native to the eastern side of southern Africa. The funnel-shaped flowers are fragrant and are often used in lotions, candles and perfumes. Wedding florists generally carry a range of colors of this plant from white to yellow shades, pink, red and purple.
3. Bells of Ireland- This pale green flower is symbolic of good luck and is native to Turkey, Syria and the Caucasus. This bridal flower option can be used in fresh or dried flower arrangements and is a member of the mint family.
Summer wedding flowers are always such a joy to pick out. Bridal flower trends for summer tend to be made up of soft yellows, bright green and romantic purples to channel the carefree feeling of a summer romance. We hope you found some inspiration with our summer wedding flower suggestions. Congratulations to all the couples planning their wedding!