by Emma Lemke from Floral & Mineral
- Owner at Floral & Mineral
- Was featured on White Magazine, Casuarina Weddings, and Aisle Society
What Are Some Popular Flowers Used for Wedding Boutonnieres and Corsages?
Bud roses! Some people think roses are still "old fashioned" but they're definitely making a come back & are the most beautiful focal point for a boutonniere or corsage. I like to modernize my boutonnieres by using a smaller rose (usually a spray rose) and then mix it up with interesting textures, greenery & berries. I also tend to tie the boutonniere very casually so that you can see the... Read More »
What Are Some Pros and Cons of Working with Orchids? Is It a Wise Choice to Use Them in Our Centerpieces?
I LOVE orchids! It's so possible for them to look daggy, but t's also SO possible for them to be the perfect focal point for an arrangement. It's all about what you place them with. They need to be paired with a lot of other textures. The cons: They're really quite expensive! Sometimes I have to pay $15 per stem (but having 1 or 2 as a focal point is... Read More »