(Closed) Which flowers should my BM and I carry?

posted 8 years ago in Flowers
  • poll: What flowers should we carry?
    My bridesmaids should carry all white flowers and I should carry white and green. : (19 votes)
    56 %
    My bridesmaids should carry the white and green flowers and I should carry all green. : (5 votes)
    15 %
    I should carry the white and green flowers along with my BM. : (1 votes)
    3 %
    My BM should carry just white and I should carry all green. : (9 votes)
    26 %
  • Post # 3
    1573 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I thinki that you’re bouquet needs to stand out from your BM’s, so I voted for the white with green for you and all white for them. If you want your bouquet to have more green, try and play around with the other green flowers you have.  The green hydrangeas with the white peonies might look nice and it would have more the green you like.

    Post # 4
    960 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2010

    What if the BMs carried all green and you carried all white? My colors are the same as yours and that’s what I’m doing. I also like BMs with all green and you with white and a little green.

    Post # 5
    6572 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: February 2010

    i agree with eaq219, with you carrying all white and the bridesmaids with all green.

    Post # 6
    4485 posts
    Honey bee

    If it were me, I would have everyone carrying the same green bouquet. I personally don’t care for the look of white bouquets against a white dress since they get lost. But some people like the look, so go with whichever you like best.

    Post # 7
    588 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: May 2010 - Philippe Park

    I’m with ember- as much as I love the white peonies, they would totally get lost with your dress. I’d give the all white to the BMs and carry the all green for myself. I’d maybe use the white and green combo for aisle pomaders or centerpieces.

    Post # 9
    1120 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2009

    I think all-white bouquets for your BMs would look great, with a green and white bouquet for you.

    Post # 11
    518 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    I think it would look good if the BMs carried the all green and you carried the white and green!

    Post # 12
    4024 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    I think your BM should carry all green, and you carry white and green. (good job on making them too, they look awesome!!!)

    Post # 13
    545 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: December 1969

    I agree with your FI that all green is too green for you.  I’d mix it up and add a little more green if you are worried about yours not standing out.  You can also make the BM bouquets slightly smaller so yours would look fuller, or just let them carry green bouquets. I don’t know why, but I feel that an all green bouquet is more for BMs and don’t look bridal enough for a bride? 

    Post # 14
    204 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2010

    I think the all green is the prettiest. I think it would look great against your dress.

    Post # 15
    1336 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: March 2010

    I agree yours should stand out which is why I also went with the BM white only and yours mixed. 

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