(Closed) I Don’t Want to Give it Away!

posted 8 years ago in Flowers
Post # 3
830 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

That’s a great idea. Any idea how much that typically costs? I think generally brides don’t toss their ceremony bouquet though. Usually they have a much small less fancy throw away/ toss bouquet made.

Post # 6
5921 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: December 2010

I considered it, but I was so exhausted at the end of the day, I left mine at the reception.  LOL.

Post # 7
9029 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

i’m using real touch flowers for my bouquet so that way I can keep it without worrying about it wilting away in days. How much does it cost to preserve the flowers?

Post # 9
923 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

I feel the same way – I couldn’t imagine throwing something like that away, so to speak.  I plan to have a smaller bouquet for the reception, either to toss or to present to someone (probably FI’s grandmother who gave us her ring to use for my e-ring).

I am definitely planning on having my bouquet preserved if the budget allows for it.  I think it’s a couple hundred bucks at least, depending on the kind of framing/arrangement all that stuff.

Post # 10
3374 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

I love that middle one! How beautiful!!

That said, I’m not sure I’d display it or have a place for that to go in my house…

Post # 11
803 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

toss bouquest are usually much smaller and less expensive than your bouquet – no one actually throws the one you carry.

Post # 12
336 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

Oooh. I’m favoriting this topic so I can look into it more when I come a bit closer to our actual wedding date. Love the idea!

Post # 13
501 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

What a neat idea! I wish I saw this sooner!

Post # 14
14494 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

My mom preserved hers and saved it in 1970.  I would love to save mine the same way.

Post # 15
17 posts
  • Wedding: August 2011

My mother preserved her bouquet from her second wedding, as well as mine, and included it in a shadow box with a letter to me and a picture of us on that day. I’m so glad she did, it’s something I’ll always have with me from that day

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