Fashions in flowers are constantly changing and 2017 looks set to be an exciting year for wedding florals.
Brides this year can choose from a wide selection of on trend bridal bouquets and table arrangements with enticing new styles emerging that will take their guests breath away – here we take a look at just a few of the big floral trends for weddings expected to make a big impression in 2017.
Loose Bridal Bouquets with Big Blooms
This year bridal bouquets will be making a move away from the tight structured designs of the past. On trend brides will be carrying big blooms in loose tied bouquets with plenty of greenery giving a really organic feel to the arrangements.
Retro Blooms Big in 2017 Wedding Flowers
Blousy flowers such as gerbera, chrysanthemums and carnations are all tipped to make a comeback in the wedding flower arrangements of 2017 – so expect to see them included in both bouquets and static arrangements such as ceremony decorations and table flowers at weddings.
Sensible brides will be also be thinking seasonally when it comes to choosing their stems as this not only brings an aura of authenticity to wedding flowers but can also help to bring down the budget.
Trends for 2017 Wedding Table Arrangements
There are two big trends to look out for when it comes to reception arrangements and floral table centrepieces in 2017. Presenting an interesting contrast to the retro flower choices brides are expected to make, floral table displays for weddings will take a truly modern twist with geometric designs being a big player in this year’s wedding flower scene. Rustic and homemade table displays are on the way out, but metallics are expected to play a big part, with structured displays in shiny pots looking set to prove popular.
Living displays will continue to make appearances throughout the year, with succulent based arrangements remaining a player in the world of wedding table centrepieces – appealing especially to eco-conscious couples who favour live plants over cut flowers – succulents will also maintain a foothold in the wedding favour market, with brides and grooms gifting small pots to wedding guests.
Colour Trends in 2017 Wedding Florals
There are two big trends for bridal bouquets and table flowers in 2017 as far as colour is concerned. Many brides this year are expected to go green, with foliage playing a big part in arrangements and an emphasis on feature leaves. Blush palettes are expected to remain popular with the addition of strong coloured accents.
Other Flower Trends for 2017 Weddings
Other floral signatures to look out for at weddings this year include the use of foliage garlands to dress ceremony spaces, which is a simple and cost effective way of introducing a floral element to the vows without breaking the bank.
Bridal parties will continue to wear their boutonnieres, but we will see a move away from complex designs and back towards the traditional single bloom buttonhole favoured by the bridal parties of the mid 20th Century.Share This!