Category: flower

7 Sola Flower Bouquets That Are Better Than Fresh

[H]appy Wednesday! We’re kicking off this beautiful morning with a collection of sola flower bouquets so amazing, you might just re-evaluate your entire flower plan. I mean, fresh flowers are incredible, but a bouquet that is handmade and designed to last forever? Now that’s something special. Read on to see what we’ve found!

Sola Flower Bouquets

We love these sola flower bouquets! Check out seven of our favorite handpicked finds from Curious Floral, expert in bouquets that last forever.

1. This lavender sola flower bouquet

luxe sola flower bouquet

bouquet: curious floral

purple sola flower bouquet

bouquet: curious floral

2. This gorgeous succulent infused bouquet

luxe succulent bouquet

bouquet: curious floral

bouquet: curious floral

3. This flower bouquet with soft colors

gorgeous sola flower bouquet

bouquet: curious floral

4. This mint and pink bouquet

mint and pink bouquet

bouquet: curious floral

mint pink and ivory colorful sola flower bouquet

bouquet: curious floral

5. This ivory and black sola bouquet

ivory flower bouquet

bouquet: curious floral, photo: i heart photos

ivory sola flower bouquet

bouquet: curious floral, photo: i heart photos

6. This ivory and bouquet

bouquet in all ivory

bouquet: curious floral

7. And this stunning bouquet for fall

natural forever floral bouquet

bouquet: curious floral, photo: i heart photos

bouquet: curious floral, photo: i heart photos

Want to see more? Just head over to Curious Floral, Featured Artist in The Marketplace.

xo
-E.

Giveaway: Flower Confetti for Ceremony Toss

[W]hat will your guests toss or do to celebrate their excitement as you make your grand ceremony exit? Will they throw rice? Blow bubbles? Use noisemakers? Ring bells? Wave these festive signs? Or maybe toss freshly dried flower confetti? If you win this fabulous giveaway, guests can toss freshly dried flower confetti (aka Flowerfetti), an eco-friendly option! Read on to see how you can win this wonderful prize for tossing at your grand exit…

Wedding Toss with Flower Confetti | photo: brett symes photography | via http://emmalinebride.com/2015-giveaway/flower-confetti/

photo: brett symes photography via want that wedding; confetti cones by flowerfetti

We’ve teamed up with the lovely Alice of Flowerfetti to give away ten cups of eco flower confetti to one lucky bride. Once the winner redeems her prize, she’ll ship the confetti one month before the wedding for freshness. You can use this flower confetti for tossing, to sprinkle on tables, or for your flower girl to sprinkle down the path before you. The wildflower confetti consists of dried flowers, rose petals, hydrangea petals, daisies and small pansies, and is fabric safe, eco-friendly, and photographs beautifully. If you wish, you can order petal cones like these, too, for placing your flower confetti.

flowerfetti petal cone
by flowerfetti

The winner’s confetti will look similar to this:

by flowerfetti

Giveaway: Win Flower Confetti for Ceremony Toss

Here’s the full scoop:

o Enter between 4/15/15-4/21/15 (11:59pm EST).
o Prize: Flower confetti | 10 cups to serve approx. 30 guests or sprinkle on up to ten tables. Includes dried flowers, rose petals, hydrangea petals, daisies and small pansies. By Flowerfetti.
o FREE shipping to the U.S.
o Petal cones not included (but are available for purchase)
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to winning email or new winner will be selected
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 6 months to use prize | flower confetti will be shipped one month before wedding for freshness
o Prize value: $45 | No cash value
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

♥ | ♥ | ♥

xo
-E.

Blush Wedding Dress Sash from Floral Jewellery

[W]e’ve been seeing a lot of blush wedding finds lately, but this dress sash is one of our favorites! We spotted it over at Floral Jewellery where Vaida is crafting up floral pretties like this one. And while I used to not be one for a dress sash (I always thought it took away from the gown), it’s finds like these that have really changed my mind! Take a look, it’s stunning!

Blush Wedding Dress Sash

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You can see more sashes like this one at Floral Jewellery.

xo
-E.

Giveaway: Ivory Flower Bridal Sash

[A]re you ready for a brand new wedding giveaway? We offer the best amazing giveaways and we’re so excited to add this ivory flower bridal sash to the list! (We work with the best handmade artisans around. Truth.) We’ve teamed up with ANGEE W. to give away this gorgeous sash belt to one lucky reader. We’ve talked about their gorgeous bridal clutches in the past, but did you know they also make bridal sashes? They have a brand new Spring/Summer 2015 Collection and we’re giving away their magnolia flower sash to one lucky reader. Find out more below!

Ivory Flower Bridal Sash

This organza magnolia flower sash was inspired by the white Magnolia flower, with individually cut and hand curled petals. It features stunning faceted crystals and pearls, which have been hand-wired into the sash. This beautiful sash comes packed and shipped in a gift box, perfect for saving for the big day or giving to your favorite bride-to-be as a gift.

ivory flower bridal sash

ivory flower bridal sash

Giveaway

➳➳ Enter for a Chance to Win!

About the Prize

This romantic hand wired bridal sash is made with hand cut and hand curled organza petals formed into magnolia flowers in ivory adorned with pear shape sparkly crystal and pearls

A romantic heirloom bridal belt fit to pass on to the next generation.

Full length: 100+ inches
Sash width: 2 – 2.5 inches at widest attached on a 1 inch wide ribbon
Adorned length: at least 16 inches at the centre of the sash
Ribbon: Japanese double faced satin ribbon
Closure: Open end / self tie for a big bow in the back
Colors: Ivory

o Enter between 2/4/15-2/10/15 (11:59pm EST). Winner announced on this post 2/11/15.
o Prize: One (1) magnolia ivory flower bridal sash from ANGEE W.
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to winning email or new winner will be selected
***Winner is responsible for shipping cost. Note: Winner is responsible for US $12 shipping to US/Canada or US $20 to the rest of the world. By entering the giveaway, you agree to pay shipping if you’re the winner.
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 3 months to claim prize
o Prize value: $150 | No cash value
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

Good Luck!

♥ | ♥ | ♥

xo
-E.

Giveaway: $100 for Rhinestone Wedding Brooches & More!

[A]re you a bride-to-be who loves sparkly, shimmery things? Who doesn’t, am I right? I love sparkly details just like the next girl, so I was so excited when we heard about this amazing giveaway opportunity. Our friends Natalie and Christine over at Totally Dazzled sell the prettiest rhinestone buckles, brooches, and buttons; they know people who love sparkles as much as they do will find exactly what they want at their store. We couldn’t agree more! That’s why they want to give YOU $100 credit towards rhinestone wedding brooches and more from their collection.

Their unique collection of hand-picked rhinestone wedding brooches, clips, buckles, buttons, and more can be used for a ton of wedding DIY projects, from brooch bouquets (incorporate brooches into your fresh flower stems) to place cards (add a rhinestone clip to ordinary place cards for dazzling decor), just to name a few. So, get ready to spoil yourself: read on to be inspired by our favorite finds below and then scroll down for your chance to win!

Rhinestone Wedding Brooches, Clips & More

Giveaway!

➳➳ Enter for a Chance to Win!

o Enter between 1/16/15-1/22/15 (11:59pm EST)
o Prize: $100 Shopping Spree towards anything at Totally Dazzled
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to email or new winner will be selected
o Shipping included to U.S. only
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 6 months to claim prize
o Prize value: $100 store credit | No cash value
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

rhinestone wedding brooches giveaway

Good Luck!

xo
-E.

31 Hairstyle Ideas: Day 26 – Long Curly Half Up Hairstyle

Hi, loves! It’s Saturday, aka day 26 in our month-long wedding hairstyles series! It’s been so fun sharing all of these lovely hairstyles with you. Have you found the perfect style for your wedding day yet? Maybe it will be today’s pick, a long curly half up hairstyle with a simple white flower. If you crave a more casual hairstyle for your wedding (but one that’s still bride-approved), this is it! This hairstyle features long curly locks with a section pulled (or rolled, rather) back and pinned with a flower embellishment. This look is ideal for a summer or fall wedding outdoors with a more casual atmosphere. No veil required here!

Long Curly Half-Up Hairstyle

long curly half up hairstyle flower

via brides

What are you up to this weekend? We’re working on some amazing DIYs for the blog, coming up in a jif! We think know you’re going to love ’em.

xo
-E.

What is a Flower Hair Crown? Plus, Win One!

Brides: if you love the look of a flower hair crown instead of a veil (or you’re wondering what it is), you’ve come to the right place! Today we’re sharing eight oh-so-lovely flower hair crown examples AND Roses & Lemons is giving away a flower hair crown for FREE to one lucky reader! I know, Mondays sure are the best, aren’t they? Read on to get started…

What Is a Flower Hair Crown?

First things first: what is a flower hair crown? A hair crown, in this case with flowers, is a bohemian bridal veil alternative that can be worn by the bride on her wedding day. Instead of a traditional veil, a bride wears a hair crown usually with a more casual hairstyle. Here are a few examples of flower hair crowns we think you’ll love…

1. Woodland

If you’re planning a woodland wedding, this is the crown for you.

woodland bridal flower crown

2. Peach Rose

This next one – peach rose – is my personal favorite. I love the size of these paperie peach roses and the ivory pip berries. Lovely.

peach rose flower hair crown

3. Orchid

Planning an orchid-infused wedding? This hair crown is ideal and features tiny pip berries in ivory.

orchid flower hair crown

4. Wildflower

Wild child — this one’s for you!

wild flower hair crown

5. Something Blue

Need something blue? This lily of the valley hair crown is the finishing touch.

lily of the valley flower hair crown

6. Daisies

Love daisies? Need a flower hair crown for your flower girl? This one is a summertime favorite.

daisy flower hair crown

7. Pearls + Roses

This is a new one: pearls are added instead of berries for a vintage-y look.

pearls and flower hair crown

8. Twig

Prefer an au naturale look? Try this brown twig crown on for size. It goes with everything!

twig flower crown

Flower Hair Crowns

Giveaway!

Now that you’ve seen some examples of crowns, it’s time to win one! Enter below for a chance to win this colorful flower hair crown!

colorful flower hairpiece

o Enter between 7/14/14-7/20/14 (11:59pm EST) using giveaway form below
o Prize: Colorful Flower Hair Crown | About: Adorable floral crown featuring fabric rosebuds in green, turquoise, bright blue, hot pink, and peach color with green leaves. It wears like a regular headband or top crown to create a bohemian bride look. This floral crown is lightweight, open on the back and has ivory ribbon to adjust. One size fits all.
o Winner will be randomly selected and announced on 7/21; winner announced on this blog post and emailed
o Winner has 72 hours to respond to email or new winner will be selected
o No purchase necessary
o Winner has 3 months to use prize
o Prize value: $38; no cash value
o Free shipping included anywhere
o Past giveaway winners within 30 days not eligible to win
o Use entry form below to enter

xo
-E.