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Create a beautiful and original bridal bouquet with your own hands

The bride, who chose a wedding blue bouquet for herself, knows how to create home comfort and get on well with the people around them. She is calm, sizeable, honest, trusting and has a very gentle nature. But a blue wedding bouquet should not be the only dark spot on a white wedding dress. This choice requires you to take into account some of the nuances: the wedding dress, the decor of the banquet hall and other details.

Tips for choosing a blue wedding bouquet

At the marriage ceremony, the bouquet for the bride should be special. Blue flowers will be a real decoration: delicate cornflowers or cute violets, fragrant lavender or chic crocuses, touching poppies or fantastic roses. There are a huge number of shades: extravagant bright blue, unobtrusive white-blue with small stalks or diluted with lilac, burgundy, white flowers. Composition with blue hyacinths and a white wedding dress will look harmonious. The bride should complement them with blue accessories: jewelry, shoes or a belt.

Color spectrum

When choosing colors, you should pay attention to the natural shade of colors, because sometimes sellers use different dyes for them. In order for the bride, who chooses bright wedding flowers, to look amazing, it is desirable for her to adhere to some rules:

  1. Groom's boutonniere should be blue.
  2. Bridesmaids need to wear blue or blue dresses.
  3. To decorate the hall, where the celebration will take place, you need blue balloons or other decor of this color.

Size of flowers

Blue wedding flowers look perfect in the hands of the owner of the same color eyes. They emphasize the expressiveness and beauty of the look. A girl with blue eyes is better to choose small field flowers. They will go well with a white dress in the Greek style. For brides with dark eyes, it is better to choose dark blue flowers from three large buds or large flowers in combination with smaller ones with a lighter shade. The decor is chosen any that depends on the imagination of the florist and the bride.

Presence of white color

White and blue palette - a very expressive combination of colors. White expresses purity, and blue expresses loyalty and love. Newlyweds often choose these two colors as the main ones at the wedding celebration. Blue and white flower arrangement is perfect for any wedding theme. Large white roses with small blue cornflowers or violets will be the highlight of the bride's attire. A good choice would be to design the entire wedding in a white - blue tone, according to the porcelain or marine theme. See the video below for the design of a blue-white wedding:

How to choose flowers for a bouquet?

Often girls choose blue flowers for a winter wedding, diluting them with other bright flowers and green leaves. Blue irises, hydrangeas, hyacinths, forget-me-nots, lavender, delphiniums, roses and orchids are considered popular flowers for the wedding day. The blue cornflowers, anemones, sleep-grass in different combinations touches with its beauty. Even a few blue flowers in a large white bouquet will transform the entire wedding ceremony.

Roses in any color are very popular with brides, and the wedding arrangement of roses in blue and blue tones has become a fashionable trend of recent years. These extravagant flowers were for a long time inaccessible to Russian brides. Blue roses were bred artificially, and they began to be imported to Russia quite recently. To the wedding bouquet harmoniously complements the image of the bride, florists remind:

  • Blue roses are ideally combined with the colors of blue, yellow, golden, pink, white.
  • The decoration of the wedding dress should be blue, purple, blue or white.
  • If the composition consists exclusively of blue roses, it must be diluted with buds, berries, green twigs or decorative ornaments.

Hortensia - the perfect flower for a wedding. She is loved by florists for resistance to weather and volume: a full-fledged composition for a bride comes from one branch. Hydrangea perfectly combines with all living plants, without exception, and thanks to a wide palette of shades, professionals easily perform exclusive floral arrangements. Blue hydrangea has a natural color. Flowers of this large-leaved shrub are used not only for landscape compositions, but also as the main flower in bouquets.

Graceful orchids symbolize happiness and family affluence. And the blue orchid is a symbol of spirituality, fidelity and purity, so the newlyweds love it. A charming flower will decorate any composition and bridal outfit. The beauty of an orchid is that it retains its fragrance and freshness for a long time, so florists gladly use it in wedding compositions. Blue orchids with green leaves will never be lost against the background of a wedding dress, making the image of the bride bold, unusual.

Master-class on creating a bouquet with your own hands

You can create a wedding bouquet by yourself. For this you will need:

  • large flowers - 10 pcs.,
  • narrow tape
  • greens for cuffs,
  • fabric for decorating the handle,
  • decorative needles.

We begin to create a bouquet:

  1. From the flowers (we will take the classics for the wedding - roses) we will remove the leaves and thorns so that the buds will be folded into a single round shape and not protruding. Then we attach several flowers in parallel to each other.
  2. Stem stacked on a spiral technique, as shown in the photo. For the bouquet to be in the shape of a hemisphere, at the same time form a beautiful hat in a semicircle, without crossing the stems.
  3. Tie flowers tightly with tape or special tape in the place where they were held by hand. We make a few turns, and only then we pull down the tape knot.
  4. Cut the greens, if it strongly stands for the edges of the bouquet. And then complete it by creating a cuff that is tied the same way as the stems.
  5. At the end, attach the brooch to the handle and the bridal bouquet will be ready!

Photo-collection of beautiful bouquets in blue

Here is a selection of several photos of blue wedding bouquets for every taste. Perhaps you take a note of one of them and order one for your celebration? Wedding in blue is relevant at any time of the year: in summer it is associated with the sea, in the fall with air, in winter with snow, and in spring with sky. No matter what the wedding will be: Scandinavian or pirate, sea or in the style of "Avatar". Blue bridal bouquet will still be the main element of the celebration. Enjoy watching!

Deciding on a variety of colors

When buying plants, you should pay attention to the following nuances:

    In what style wedding will be framed. A bouquet of simple wildflowers that can be purchased at appropriate stores is best suited for rural areas, and for a solemn ceremony it is better to pay attention to expensive and lush bouquets of rare varieties.

What kind colors will prevail at the wedding. If the bride does not believe in superstition, then she can choose the color of the plants based on her own ideas. Typically, designers do not recommend using black - the color of mourning. For example, black roses are used only on thematic events that take place in unusual places.

Classically, plant colors mean the following:

  • What time of the year will the wedding be held?. If the wedding budget is limited, it is best to choose the so-called "seasonal" flowers. Of course, there is the possibility of delivering a bouquet from Holland, but the price of such a masterpiece will be just fabulous. It is best to carefully examine the flora of your region and understand what flowers bloom in the wedding season. It is meaningless to give general recommendations on this item due to the temperature difference depending on the region of Russia.
  • Color combinations

    An important factor when creating a wedding bouquet with your own hands are the color combinations. Most often, brides choose a neutral neutral color: pink, turquoise, white, but sometimes they want to combine several different colors in one bouquet. In this case, the color wheel will help.

    A bride can go one of two ways:

      Choose those colors that lie nearby, for example, yellow and orange or blue and blue. In this case, the bouquet will look harmoniously with the dress in the appropriate style and with the advising color scheme.

  • Choose those colors that lie opposite each other - the so-called "contrasting colors", for example, yellow and blue. This bouquet will be very bright and attract the attention of all guests of the event.
  • We select the flowers correctly

    First of all, you should pay attention to such factors as the freshness of flowers. Many people mistakenly believe that it is better to buy a closed bud, which then blooms, but such a flower can only be a core with side petals already cut off.

    Another important factor is the sort of flowers that the bride prefers. The most resistant flowers are roses, callas, freesia, lilies, orchids and chamomiles. However, they will not last long if the bride wants to use the bouquet on the stems. The best option would be portbukettitsa, which is able to save plants throughout the day.

    How to assemble a bridal bouquet with your own hands?

    There are several variants of the bouquet, each of which requires its own unique assembly.

      Bouquet on the stems. This is the easiest kind of composition. To make it, you need to buy flowers chosen by the bride, satin ribbons or cellophane, as well as decorations for a bouquet, for example, in the form of beads. All plants come together, their stems are cut and wrapped with satin ribbon or cellophane. Such a bouquet very quickly comes into disrepair, so during the event itself it should be kept as small as possible in the hands.

    Bouquet on the wire. The peculiarity of this bouquet is that each flower is fixed on the wire before assembly, and its stem is cut to the required length. After that, the bouquet is collected, as usual, and its leg is wrapped with a satin ribbon. This version of the bouquet looks very beautiful, but requires a lot of time and patience to create.

    Bouquet with the use of portbukettitsy. The most popular version of the wedding bouquet of the bride do it yourself recently. It belongs to the so-called "European style" and is distinguished by simplicity and convenience. Its production takes several hours and consists of the following stages:

      Portbukettice is a foam ball on a plastic base. If desired, the bride can glue on its base with stems, if she wants to create a feeling of naturalness, or immediately use a satin ribbon. For sticking the stems is best to use double-sided tape. The upper part of the portbook can be glued with leaves.

    Foam ball it is necessary to moisten with water - this will allow the bouquet to keep fresh throughout the day. Do not use too strong a stream of water, as it may be damaged. The wet ball should be inserted back into the base and the cap secured. For reliability, you can attach it with wire.

    Flower stalks for a bouquet should be cut to 5-6 centimeters, bark cleaned. Ready-made buds are simply “pressed” into the ball. Heavy elements of the bouquet is best further strengthened with wire. The buds should fit snugly together so that the composition does not fall apart.

  • Smaller flowers and bouquet decorations are set last.
  • To the bouquet with the portbukettice there must be a special relationship throughout the wedding day: you can not put it horizontally or throw, as the flowers may fall out of the composition.

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    How to make an artificial doubler bouquet for the bride from satin ribbons with your own hands

    Recently, brides are thinking about creating a bouquet not from natural flowers, but from satin ribbons. This option allows you to save a bouquet for many years after the wedding and even pass it on to descendants. It is very convenient to use this option as a hand-made winter bouquet of the bride. Flowers will not freeze, and the bouquet will not lose shape.

    To make such a bouquet, you must buy:

    • About 15 meters of satin ribbons, 50 millimeters wide,
    • Lace lace,
    • Large and small pearls or plastic beads,
    • Foam or foam ball,
    • "Stamens" with pearls or white beads on the end,
    • Sticks
    • Wire,
    • Glue,
    • Nippers
    • Scissors

    Step-by-step instructions for creating a bouquet of the bride with a photo:

    Who is suitable?

    Blue - a bright and rich color that does not suit everyone. He can be chosen by a confident and courageous bride who knows her worth. Such a bouquet will attract views, so a modest and timid girl may not feel very comfortable with him.

    What means?

    Although blue can not be called a romantic and delicate color, it is just the right way for such a celebration as a wedding. This connotation symbolizes nobility, tranquility, calmness, honesty, and devotion. So it is believed that the bride who chose the blue bouquet, will ensure a calm, happy and long family life and understanding with the spouse.

    What dress will be combined?

    Such a bold color like blue will be combined with a no less bright and stylish dress. It is better to forget about ball models with lush hem, as they require more delicate and classic accessories. You can choose an elegant fitting dress. The ideal option would be the model "mermaid" or "fish." It will be interesting to look and asymmetric hem.

    Choice of colors

    Blue flowers - not uncommon, in their nature they are found a lot. But which ones to choose?

    The most successful options:

    • Orchids not only symbolize prosperity and family well-being, but also are incredibly feminine, bright and at the same time delicate flowers. And they will delight the bride and everyone around with a stunning aroma.
    • Hydrangeas. This flowers will make the bouquet bright and voluminous, as well as prolong its service life due to its resistance to temperature extremes.
    • Blue roses are a rarity and real luxury. But in nature they are not found, but are born thanks to the efforts of florists and the use of blue paint. And this is what can lead to embarrassment. For example, the paint may stain the bridesmaid dress.
    • Irises are delicate and at the same time unusual and bright flowers, symbolizing hope and trust and having a subtle scent.
    • Lisantus (eustoma) resembles a rose remotely and looks no less elegant.
    • Anemones can be a bright accent image.

    Successful combinations

    In general, blue flowers do not have to be complemented by others, so they will be bright and interesting. But if you want to dilute such a bright shade, you can use others that are lighter and more tender.

    • Blue and white. This combination looks bright and elegant at the same time. White will not only calm the rampage of blue a little, but will also favorably emphasize its unusualness.
    • Blue and yellow. Such a bouquet will definitely be the center of attention, especially if you choose bright shades. And having chosen the pale yellow one, you can give the bouquet a little tenderness and make it more calm.
    • Blue and soft blue. Although these colors belong to the same range, but together they will create a good and bright tandem. And the more pronounced the contrast, the more interesting the bouquet will look.
    • Blue and beige. This is a very gentle and relatively calm combination that will make the image of the bride romantic, but interesting.
    • Blue, pink and white. If blue and pink will not be combined, white will dilute these shades and play the role of a certain border between them.
    • Red and blue. This option is suitable only for the most courageous brides.

    When combining flowers with each other, remember that simple ones (for example, field or garden ones) are best combined with the same ones. And the more unusual is better to pick up exotic.

    Many florists use greenery to create bouquets. If you decide to follow this bouquet, then do not choose too branchy and bright greens, it can overshadow the blue flowers. It is better to use several elongated arrows. In addition, in this case, it is desirable to dilute the blue flowers with white or beige.

    You can decorate a beautiful blue wedding bouquet with a satin white or blue ribbon. She can tie up the stems. If you choose a blue ribbon, then a bouquet of flowers must be in a different shade. Beads will look gentle, especially pearls. You can also use white lace or white tulle. Shining and too bright or voluminous decorative elements should be abandoned.

    Combination with accessories

    Blue bouquet is “reinforced” and supplemented with other wedding accessories of the same shade. You can choose a blue boutonniere for the groom, a blue ring cushion, ribbons for newlyweds glasses, bracelets for bridesmaids and so on. Кроме того, в таком смелом цвете могут быть оформлены и элементы убранства: например, украшения для стен (шары, ленты, цветы), салфетки или даже посуда для гостей.

    Useful tips

    Несколько рекомендаций для создания идеального букета своими руками:

    • Не стоит сочетать синий с другими насыщенными и необычными оттенками, букет может получиться слишком пёстрым, а вся насыщенность и глубина синего будут потеряны.
    • Blue color visually reduces flowers, so if you want to focus on them, choose large specimens.
    • Make a bouquet of flowers with small stems, as their green shade can make the main blue color pale, and the whole bouquet is inharmonious. It is advisable to shorten the stems to a minimum.
    • Before you make a bouquet, look at the photo to choose what you like.


    Natural bouquet is good because you can do it yourself, saving a lot on the services of professional florists.

    Some wedding styles, such as country or rustic, encourage the use of plants grown on their own. Daffodils, tulips, peonies, gerberas, roses bloom beautifully in the gardens of the middle lane. Thus, the bouquet will turn out both budgetary and sincere.

    If you want to use imported flowers, be sure to consult with a familiar florist to purchase quality goods. Make an order in advance, at least one month before the wedding. So you just get exactly the plants that you dreamed of.

    Consider and some of the negative nuances of a bouquet of flowers:

    • Fragility - not all petals withstand numerous touches, frost, direct sunlight and drought, so carefully read the features of the selected plants and, if necessary, place them in a vase immediately after the solemn procession and photos.
    • For a winter celebration, it is reasonable to choose from cold-resistant colors., the benefit of them is quite a lot - carnations, tulips, ranunculuses, chrysanthemums, some types of roses.
    • An important point - the smell and pollen. Some buds, for example, lilies have a powerful fragrance that will kill your perfume, causing headaches or allergies. The same lilies are “famous” for their stamens, which are able to leave an orange mark on the dress.

    Decide exactly what you want from the composition - form, shades, specific plants. Be sure to consider both your own external data and the theme of the wedding. Classic celebrations like strict lines, thematic - asymmetry, cascade, unusual performance. Tall brides should choose a bigger bouquet, short ones - tiny and neat.

    If you have firmly decided to make an important accessory on your own, then soberly assess your capabilities.

    Without any experience you should not try to repeat complex floristic masterpieces immediately, especially on expensive flowers. Start simple - with a classic circle. To create such a shape, the flowers are placed slightly at an angle, so that the buds create a circle and the stems form a single leg.

    It is best to choose plants with straight but quite flexible stems for such compositions. However, in any case, you have to fix the leg with floral wire. If desired, the leg is replaced by a porter. From above, we add a decor carefully selected for the floral composition, the decor and style of the wedding - satin ribbon, chiffon fabric section, lace.

    A more complex option - a cascade composition in the form of a waterfall. For it, you will need a little more time, an abundance of greenery and plants with the longest possible stem, or with a natural flowing form, for example, orchids.

    Interesting and simple in the performance of pomander - a bouquet in the form of a sphere, fastened not on the stem, but on the ribbon. For him you will need a round floral sponge, in which you have to place the buds.

    Color matching

    The modern floristic market offers a variety of options: from field plants of our strip and ending with exotic proteus, turmeric, and orchids. It is worth choosing, based on your own taste, the theme of the wedding and the particular colors - the stronger they are, the less you have to worry about the safety of their freshness.

    The classic version is roses, a symbol of love and romance. Red, pink, white, strict elongated or fluffy peony, large or miniature - regal flowers in any case look great. Consider that from roses, firstly, it is necessary to cut the thorns, and secondly - they do not like their vase neighbors, so after the celebration the bouquet will have to be divided.

    Another common option is exquisite lilies or sensual orchids.confidently holding the second position in the top of the flowers for the wedding bouquet.

    Exotic alstromeria, eustoma, anemones, callas are also quite often used in bouquets of various forms. If you choose additional greens to create volume, then pay attention to the fern, eucalyptus, gypsophila.

    Plant preparation

    In order for the buds to delight you during a long wedding day, you should take care of them in advance. Frost-resistant plants - tulips, roses, carnations - on the day before the wedding, it is recommended to put them in the fridge, in the vegetable compartment.

    More delicate flowers that do not tolerate cold, should not be subjected to the test of cold. Pick up for them dark cool place without drafts. There they will survive best.

    Pour clean water into the vase, preferably rain or filtered at room temperature. Good help will be either specialized dressings for cut flowers, or granulated sugar or aspirin dissolved in water.

    Before installing in a vase, the stems are cut to 5 cm at an acute angle so that moisture is better absorbed. Cutting flowers is necessary only with a sharp knife or shears, blunt scissors do not fit. They only peremut vessels, and the buds will be even worse than before trimming.

    Here are some more tips from florists:

    • Roses, hydrangeas and chrysanthemums in front of a vase slightly split the stems. So they better absorb moisture,
    • Peonies or dahlias are recommended several times alternately dipped with the tip of the stem in boiling water and in cold water - this will help them to reanimate,
    • In no case do not sprinkle water on the delicate petals of lilies, tuberose or daffodils. Ugly stains may remain.

    This video clearly shows how to cut the flowers correctly:

    Wedding decorations

    Very much depends on the specific bouquet and theme of the wedding.

    Rustic, village or ecotourism does not require decoration, it is enough to intercept the stems with ordinary twine. Vintage, chebbi-chic, retro, on the contrary, oblige the use of rhinestones, feathers, lace, decorative pendants.

    The easiest way to decorate is green. The leaves of the original form will add a composition of freshness and life.

    Making the legs will allow you to place the necessary accents. It can be wrapped with cloth, ribbons, pasted over with lace, beads, appliques.

    Interesting and seasonal decor. So, in the winter in the bouquet look great cones or spruce twigs, in the spring - "willow seals", in the summer - ears and dried flowers, and in the fall - berries and fruits.

    Tools and materials

    Before you start, prepare everything you need:

    • The most important thing you need is a well-sharpened shears, because cutting the stems is necessary for any composition,
    • Facilitates the life of a portbukettice. The floral sponge inside it, of course, adds weight to the accessory, but at the same time retains moisture, which means that even the most capricious peonies will not fade,
    • Do not do without durable floristic wire. It will hold the leg or the lid of the porcelain basket and will give the composition the necessary shape,
    • No less important are the decor elements - paper, ribbon, cloth, and other decorative elements. You have to fasten them in a variety of ways, so prepare a stapler, glue and pins.

    For work you will need:

    • 9 large roses of the desired shade
    • 5 sprigs of spray roses a tone lighter,
    • 3 branches of white gypsophila,
    • floristic wire
    • satin ribbon in tone buds,
    • pruner or sharp knife,
    • scissors,
    • transparent rhinestones,
    • glue.

    Step by step instruction with video

    1. First, prepare the roses - we will cut off thorns and all leaves. Consider that the working surface is 5 cm from the beginning of the bud, then the leg begins,
    2. Spread flowers in a spiralso that the buds form a circle. Large roses - in the center, then follow the shrub, and on the edges are gypsophila,
    3. When everything is ready tightly tie stalks floristic wire, preferably in several circles in a spiral. All stems that will be below a given length, pruned shears,

    1. Closing the wire with satin ribbon. You can wrap the leg as a whole, or just over the wire frame,
    2. Paste rhinestones on the tape in the right places.

    Pretty simple, but incredibly charming bouquet of fresh flowers is ready!

    Another option is to collect the original bouquet in this video:

    Classics never go out of fashion, therefore, despite the wide distribution of original wedding arrangements, the bridal bouquet of fresh flowers does not cease to be popular. Regardless of the elements used, he emphasizes the natural beauty of the girl, her delicate taste, femininity and youth of the soul, as in these photos:


    A fresh flower bridal bouquet is a great accessory that will never go out of fashion. Fresh fragrant petals look wonderful in the hands of a happy newlywed, symbolizing the beginning of a new life. Create a floral miracle with your own hands so that the accessory will not only cost less, but also convey your character, mood and warmth.

    From roses on portbuketnitse

    Materials and tools:

    • roses - 20 pieces,
    • gypsophila - 2-3 branches,
    • Scotch double-sided and unilateral,
    • floristic wire
    • satin ribbon - 70 centimeters,
    • portbuketnitsa with an oasis
    • office knife, scissors.

    Master Class:

      Peel and trim the stems along the length of the handle of the bouquet from the bottom to the end.

    Stick double-sided tape on the handle and evenly distribute the cut stems, fasten it from above and below with wire.

    Cut and peel the stems 1.5 centimeters more than the previous row. Align and secure them with one-sided tape.

    Tape the upper part of the handle with double-sided tape and glue rose leaves onto it in a staggered manner, closing the gaps.

    Put on the handle the second layer of stems and secure with wire.

    Wrap a satin ribbon handle from the junction of the stems and leaves to the end, then back, from the bottom up, and tie a bow.

    Oasis immersed in water, trying not to send a strong stream of water to him and leave it to soak.

    Install a soaked oasis in the base of the handle and snap the top cover on it.

    Cut the stems of roses at a distance of 5-6 centimeters from the bud, peel the bark on the stems.

    Carefully insert the buds tightly into the oasis, starting from the center, forming a sphere.

  • Cut the branches of gypsophila at a distance of 10 centimeters from the flower.
  • Horizontally insert gypsophila branches at the junction of the buds and leaves, trying to hide the transition between them as much as possible.
  • Set several buds gypsophila between buds.

    Add, if desired, a few sheets of contrast.

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    How to assemble a wedding bouquet of flowers with their own hands?

    How to make a wedding bridal bouquet of flowers with their own hands: first of all you need to get acquainted with the basic techniques of drawing up. For each bouquet, it is selected individually.

    Publication from BRIDES Magazine (@brides) Apr 23, 2018 at 11:01 PDT

    Advantages and disadvantages different options for making wedding bouquets:

    1. Bouquet composed from their own stalks flowers without additional options can be put in a vase with water, so that the flowers are saturated with moisture and retain their freshness longer. The difficulty is that in this way it is impossible to make a complex composition, since the stems do not bend, and the leg of the bouquet will be quite voluminous.
    2. A bouquet of flowers that are fully or partially secured with wire: it is inserted into the stem or overlaid on top of it. This technique allows the stems to bend as they please and create original bouquet form. But the composition itself will be heavy in weight.
    3. Taped bouquet - The stems are trimmed to the desired length according to the bouquet pattern and are fastened on a wire, which is wrapped in a green floral ribbon. Plus the fact that you can arrange a bouquet of any complexity, and the main drawback is the lack of flower nutrition. Therefore, they will keep a fresh look for a while.
    4. The stems are completely cut off, and the inflorescences are attached to a thin wire that is attached to a thicker one. Thus, inflorescences and twigs are formed. This bouquet will be very graceful and beautiful but short-livedas in the previous version.
    5. Bouquet with port-boutique, where the stems are strengthened in a special wetted sponge. Such a bouquet is made quickly, it can be given a round or a falling shape, and flowers will not wither for long. If the flowers are large, the composition will be heavy.
    6. Glue technique: petals and flowers, leaves are attached to the surface of the base on glue. This bouquet is going very quickly, but is characterized by its fragility.
    7. In the frame bouquet a small cone with water is used, which is attached to the stem or inflorescence. Flowers eat moisture well, and you can create an interesting composition. But such bouquets are usually very bulky and inconvenient.

    A glass or plastic flask can be filled with tinted water and give the plants extraordinary colors and an additional color effect.

    Different MCs on bouquets will help determine the choice of composition and choose a convenient way to create a wedding bouquet for the bride.

    The process of creating a bride's bouquet

    Do-it-yourself wedding bouquet of peony roses with their own stems

    Bridal bouquet with roses and lilies with wire

    Bridal bouquet of tulips in glue technique

    Master class for making wedding bridal bouquet of live bush roses

    Shrub rose - the most popular plant among florists. Bouquet of small buds will suit any bride's lookand give it fragility and femininity.

    Such a bouquet is recommended to start creating a few hours before the marriage ceremony, so that it does not begin to fade by the middle of the celebration.

    To make a stylish bouquet, you need to prepare:

    • bush roses,
    • sprigs for decoration,
    • green floral ribbon
    • pins,
    • Satin ribbon, suitable for shade to colors.

    1. Remove leaves and spines from flowers. Cut the stalks so that their length is about 30 cm.
    2. Choose 2-4 flowers that will form the basis of the composition. Fold in a bunch and tie a floral ribbon at a distance of 10 cm from the bottom of the stems.
    3. Add one rose each time fixing it with a ribbon. Flowers that are arranged around the base should fasten a little lower to give the bouquet a round shape. Optionally, you can add a few branches for decoration.
    4. Ready bouquet wrap floral tape on the stalk and trim the bottom.
    5. Wind the satin ribbon around the stem in a spiral and attach with pins. Then make a second layer and attach a small pin to the bottom of the stem.

    A bouquet of spray roses is ready!

    A bouquet of spray roses cream color

    Bouquet of red spray roses with their own hands

    Bright bridal bouquet of multicolored spray roses

    How to step by step to assemble a wedding bridal bouquet with a portbook of the do-it-yourself

    Many brides like a spherical shape, because they look unusual and fabulous. Formation portbuketnitsy has several secrets, thanks to which you can significantly extend the fresh appearance of flowers.

    • portbukettice
    • satin ribbon
    • foam sponge
    • double sided tape,
    • taping tape,
    • scissors or pruner,
    • glue gun,
    • water,
    • any flowers.

    1. Open the basket and insert the ball-shaped sponge. She needs evenly nourish with cold water: it is very convenient to do this with an ordinary syringe. So that the moisture from the sponge does not wet the bouquet handle, under it you need to put a small oblong piece of sponge that will absorb excess liquid and protect the handle from getting wet.
    2. Attach the leaflets in a circle to the expanding part of the portbukettice for double-sided tape.
    3. The end of the satin ribbon should be glued to the end of the handle. Then double-sided tape pasted over the entire surface of the handle and wrap the tape in a spiral. Secure the tip with a hot glue from a pistol.
    4. Cut the leaves diagonally and insert the sponge into the cuff. An oblique cut will increase the leaf area, which will feed on moisture and the green will stay fresh for a long time.
    5. From flowers it is recommended to choose small roses. Cut the stems to 6 cm and evenly insert into the sponge so that it completely disappears under the buds.

    You can make boutonnieres for witnesses and the groom out of the same color of roses, as well as decorate the microphone for the wedding host - it will look beautiful and organic.

    What does a portbook look like

    Wedding bouquet of roses and eustoma with porter

    A bouquet of white freesia with portbook

    How to make a bouquet of wild flowers

    A delicate bouquet of daisies will perfectly complement the image of the bride, without distracting everyone's attention from her. Daisies keep well for a long time without water and are suitable for eco-friendly weddings. Such a bouquet can be made very quickly with your own hands, and it will save the situation when very little time is left to create a flower arrangement.

    What you need for a bouquet:

    • 15-20 daisies,
    • green floral ribbon
    • gardening scissors,
    • ribbon or fabric for decoration.

    1. Three chamomile stalks folded crosswise. Spiral overlay other flowers. To get the correct spiral, chamomile should be placed exactly diagonally, adding a few flowers inside, so as not to leave voids and increase the volume of the bouquet.
    2. Во время создания формы букета оценивать его вид в зеркало, чтобы можно было вовремя поправить. Соцветия должны располагаться примерно на одном уровне.
    3. Посередине стеблей перевязать их зеленой лентой.
    4. Cut the bottom of the stalks with scissors so that it becomes even and neat.
    5. Overlap the satin ribbon or fabric overlaid on the stems, leaving the lower part uncovered.
    6. Tie a bow from a small piece of ribbon or fabric.

    Chamomiles can be folded at an angle of 90 degrees, then bouquet form will be spherical. And to make it easier, you can cut the length of the stems more.

    Wedding bouquet of daisies

    Bouquet for the bride of daisies and other wild flowers

    Original bouquet for the bride of wildflowers

    How to independently make the basis of the bouquet: step by step instructions

    To create an unusual spherical bouquetYou do not need to contact specialists. The basis can be created from simple scrap materials and foam plastic with your own hands, following the detailed instructions.

    What is required for the basis of the bouquet:

    • cardboard foil from food foil or film,
    • conventional foam
    • PVA glue,
    • toilet paper,
    • cotton thread
    • bank gum (stationery),
    • knife,
    • glue gun.

    To make a ball with a diameter of about 18-20 cm, you will need 5-6 squares of foam plastic with a thickness of 5-6 cm square. How to do:

    1. Make a hole for the pen: attach the cardboard tube to the foam and circle around the pencil. Knife cut recess on the picture. When exactly half of the tube fits into it, do the same for another foam.
    2. Glue all parts of the foam, glueing the entire surface of the parts to be joined. Pieces with a prepared hole should be located below the composition. Secure the resulting square with rubber bands and leave until the glue dries. For the manufacture of the base is not desirable to use the glue "moment", as it eats away the foam. The best option is PVA glue.
    3. Use a sharp, small knife to cut off pieces of foam to form a circle from a square.
    4. Roll the ball on the table so that the bumps are gone.
    5. Shorten the cardboard reel to 14-16 cm. The part that will be hidden in the ball, smear it with hot glue and insert it into the spherical base.
    6. Ball randomly wrapped with thread. Glue to part with water in the ratio 1 * 1. Dip the pieces of toilet paper in the solution and stick to the ball, completely covering its surface. Leave to dry.

    Basis for wedding bouquet ready! Then you can decorate it with fresh or artificial flowers, and wrap the handle with a ribbon of a suitable color.

    Photo wedding bouquet of the bride, made by hand

    Bouquet for the bride of gerberas and chrysanthemums

    Wedding bouquet of orchids

    The wedding can be lush or modest, in a classic or original style, but always with flowers. Bridal bouquet - the most main flower arrangementwhich emphasizes the tenderness and charm of the girl. You can do it yourself and make a bouquet to your liking.

    To see everything clearly, watch the video of the wedding bouquet with your own hands:

    From tulips

    Materials and tools:

    • tulips - 25 pieces,
    • a ball of foam with a diameter of 10 centimeters,
    • Oasis glue - 1 tube
    • wire - 20 centimeters,
    • A4 paper - 4 sheets,

  • a vase or glass with a diameter of 8 centimeters,
  • wooden skewer
  • adhesive tape with rhinestones,
  • glue gun,
  • stationery knife.
  • Preliminary work:

    1. Leave the tulips in cold water for a day to drink.
    2. Leave one half-opened tulip on the stem, disassemble the rest by petals and lay them on wet sheets of paper, covering the top with another wet sheet.

    Master Class:

    1. Part of the ball to cut and make the recess skewer.
    2. Twist a ring with a diameter of 5 centimeters out of the wire on a 4-centimeter long leg, pierce the foam from the back of the cut for the entire length of the leg of the wire and fix it with glue.

    Stalk the whole bud with smearing glue and insert into the recess in the foam.

  • Insert the ball into the vase.
  • Tape the main bud with petals in a circle, starting with smaller ones.

    Remove the “bouquet” from the vase and continue to glue the foam with petals on the bottom.

  • Place the junction of the ring and the foam to decorate with beautiful duct tape.
  • From wildflowers

    Materials and tools:

    • various flowers
    • floral tape tape,
    • scissors,
    • satin ribbon,
    • pin with a bead.

    Master Class:

      Clear the stems from the leaves at a distance of 15 centimeters from the buds. Trim all stems to 30 centimeters.

    A few basic colors should be fastened together with a tape-tape just above the middle of the stem and to the end, not reaching 2 centimeters to the cut of the stem.

    Applying several flowers, winding the stems, as indicated in paragraph 2.

    Handle bouquet wrap satin ribbon. Fasten the tip with a pin, or tie a bow.

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    From chrysanthemums

    Materials and tools:

    • white chrysanthemums - 3 pieces,
    • white hydrangeas - 7 pieces,
    • a twine - 1 hank,
    • brown floristic wire - 1 hank,
    • brown organza 5 centimeters wide - 1 skein,
    • buttons,
    • pruner

    Master Class:

    1. Cut the leaves from the stalks.
    2. Put 3 hydrangeas together, creating a triangle. Place 3 other flowers slightly lower than the previous ones, forming another triangle. Insert the last hydrangea in the center just above the rest.

  • The stems of chrysanthemums to insert in a bouquet loosely to each other.
  • Stalks fasten with wire.

    Remove the extra length of the stems with a secateur.

    From top to bottom, wrap the stems with an organza and secure with a button.

    Wrap twine handle bouquet and fasten the tips.

    From ranunculus and roses

    Materials and tools:

    • ranunculus - 15 pieces,
    • roses - 15 pieces,
    • mattiola - 3 pieces,
    • eucalyptus - 3 branches,
    • rhododendron - 3 branches,
    • large vase - 2 pieces,
    • wire,
    • pruner,
    • tape tape
    • decorative ribbon (satin, lace),
    • pins with beads - 5 pieces.

    Master Class:

    1. Cut the leaves from all the flowers and put the flowers in cold water.
    2. The stalks of the ranunculus should be strung on the wire, the excess wire should be cut along the length of the stalk.

  • At the base of the bouquet are eucalyptus twigs, ranunculus flower and rhododendron.
  • Attach 3 ranunculus flowers to the created base.
  • Spread flowers in a spiral order, forming a spherical bouquet.

  • At a distance of 5 centimeters from the buds, wrap the stems of flowers with tap tape.
  • On top of the tape-tape wind the decorative tape and secure it with pins.

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    Bouquet in the shape of a ball

    Materials and tools:

    • Flowers (optional)
    • oasis,
    • ribbons and laces (optional),
    • wire,
    • bag or cling film
    • scissors.

    Master Class:

      On the wire reel tape and lace, tie a bow, forming a garter.

    Twist the wire, forming a loop with "horns."

    Insert a wire through the center of the oasis, piercing the ball through, sticking out, on the other hand, bend the edges inside the ball.

    Bow wrapped package or cling film.

    Cut flowers by a scythe to the same length.

  • Soak the oasis with water.
  • Starting from the center, insert flowers into the oasis, combining them.

    Remove the package from the bow.

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    From orchids

    Materials and tools:

    • orchids - 5 pieces,
    • Salal - 2-3 branches,
    • ostrich feathers - 3 pieces,
    • lace fabric,
    • long floristic flasks - 5 pieces,
    • tape tape
    • coconut fiber
    • fine wire
    • skewers - 6 pieces,
    • plastic floristic ribbon in the color of lace,
    • knife,
    • pruner,
    • scissors,
    • stapler

    Master Class:

    1. Fill the flasks with water, close the caps.
    2. Bulb coil wrap coconut fiber and secure it with a wire.

    Trim the stems of orchids and insert into the flasks.

    Cut ostrich feathers 6-7 centimeters long.

    Tap-tape attach feathers to the skewers.

  • Cut the plastic tape into 2 parts by 50 centimeters.
  • Wire the pieces of feathers to the ends of the plastic tape.

    At the base of the bouquet are orchid flowers, and the skewers with feathers should be placed just above the buds, from different sides, and attached with taped tape sala twigs.

    Plastic tape to tie all the stems at a distance of 6-8 centimeters from the buds, trim the stems with shears to the appropriate length.

    Wrap a bouquet leg with lace and fasten the fabric with a stapler.

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    From flowers with boutonniere

    Materials and tools:

    • peonies,
    • peony roses,
    • carnations
    • satin ribbons in the color of the buds,
    • pruner,
    • scissors.

    Master Class:

      Arrange flowers in a bouquet, alternating between them and combining small buds with large ones.

    It is desirable to give a bouquet hemispherical shape.

  • Stalks fasten together with a satin ribbon, creating a bouquet handle.
  • Tie bows and ribbons on the handle, leaving tails of different sizes.
  • Trim the tips of the stems.

    For the boutonniere you need to put one flower together, leaving a large bud in the middle, and smaller ones on the sides. Tie stalks with ribbon bow.

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    Double Bouquet

    Materials and tools:

    • decorative elements to choose from (cones, artificial flowers, brooches, beads),
    • fine wire
    • tape tape
    • Nippers, round pliers.

    Master Class:

      Attach the wire to all elements of the decor of the future bouquet, thus forming the stem of the “flower”.

    Choose the basis of the bouquet, fasten it with a tape, then attach several stems to the base, fixing them with tape.

    At the end of the creation of the bouquet, wrap the stems with tap tape and a cloth, thus thickening the bouquet handle.

    Bouquet in urban style

    Materials and tools:

    • crystals - 300 pieces,
    • fine wire
    • tape,
    • pliers,
    • pliers,
    • drill,
    • hook with screw,
    • insulating tape.

    Master Class:

      Strap each crystal on a wire and secure it firmly with pliers.

    Insert the hook into the drill, twist the wire under the crystal, and put it on the hook. The free end of the wire clamp pliers. Holding the wire with pliers, twist the "stem" with a drill.

  • Pincer trim the length of the stems.
  • Wrap the bouquet with insulating tape and decorate with decorative ribbon.

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    From brooches (false book)

    Materials and tools:

    • various brooches - 80 pieces,
    • artificial flowers,
    • tape tape
    • wire,
    • satin ribbon,
    • beaded pins
    • glue gun,
    • pliers.

    Master Class:

    1. Clear all brooches and dry well. You can use soap and a toothbrush.
    2. Attach each brooch to the wire, creating a “stem”.

  • Wrap each “stem” with tape.
  • Artificial flowers divided into petals. Attach 2 petals to each brooch with glue.
  • 5 brooches connect with tapes. Creating, thus, the base of the bouquet.
  • Gradually add brooches and flowers to the base, trying to give the bouquet a spherical shape.
  • At the end of the process of folding the bouquet, trim the stems with pliers.

    Wrap the resulting stem of the bouquet with satin ribbon from top to bottom and fasten the end of the ribbon with a needle with a bead, or with a glue gun.

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    Satin ribbons

    Materials and tools:

    • thick fabric (canvas, canvas),
    • satin ribbons of different colors,
    • a ball of foam (diameter depends on the size of the desired bouquet,
    • pen (can be foam),
    • beads, beads, lace ribbons, artificial flowers,
    • needle, scissors, compasses, pencil,
    • threads in the color of satin ribbons,
    • glue gun.

    Master Class:

    1. On a thick fabric with a compass to draw a circle and cut, it will become the basis for future colors.
    2. Cut a segment from a circle, forming a wide cone at an angle of 30 degrees, sew the edges of the fabric.

  • Edge satin ribbons sew in the center of the cone, as shown in the picture.
  • Fold the ribbon at an angle of 45 degrees, forming the first petal, and secure with threads.

    Lay and fasten the tape from the center to the edges in the same way as in the previous paragraph.

  • Reaching to the edge of the base of the cone tape wrap under the bottom and sew. Thus, make the required number of roses.
  • Wrap the leg with satin ribbon and fasten in a convenient way. Glue all created satin flower buds, beads, beads and other decorative elements to a ball of foam plastic.

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    From butterflies

    Materials and tools:

    • silicone stamp with butterfly and ink,
    • scrapbooking paper,
    • cocktail tube
    • wire,
    • glue gun,
    • scissors,
    • pliers,
    • Scotch,
    • decorative elements (beads, rhinestones, sequins, organza, ribbon).

    Master Class:

    1. On a sheet of paper to make stamps butterflies.
    2. Cut them out.
    3. Apply a small amount of glue to the back of the butterfly.
    4. Bite off 30 centimeters of wire, attach a small piece of paper to the applied glue and glue on top, covering the junction.

  • Obtained butterfly pasted decor elements.
  • Create the desired number of butterflies.
  • Insert the wires with butterflies into one tube, twist the ends of the wire and secure with tape.
  • Wrap the tube with tape, giving it a comfortable thickness.

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