Personal flowers cost

posted 2 years ago in Flowers
Post # 16
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2017

Wow that’s a great price! Mine were $1000 for bridal party florals for bride, 6 bridesmaids, and 10 bouts. 

Post # 18
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Honey bee
  • Wedding: April 2017

That seems normal. I paid about $550 for a bridal bouquet, 3 bridesmaids bouqets and 4 bouts. I think my bouquet was less but the bridesmaids bouqets were more, so actually yours works out better. 

Post # 19
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Honey bee

glutton :  Sounds fair to me. You gotta consider too that Chicago is one of the most expensive US areas for weddings. I just checked theknot.com and it’s number 4 after NYC, Long Is., and central/north NJ. I’m actually surprised Chicago surpasses southern CA area.

Post # 20
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2018

Gosh flowers in the USA are expensive. I’m paying $650 USA for the following –

4x bridesmaid bouquets

Bride bouquet

10x button hole

I’m doing my own centrepiece flowers with flowers from wholesalers. They wanted to charge me $80 a table.

Post # 22
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Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2011

Normal for a “real” florist from the quotes I got.  I went to Whole Foods instead and got the same thing I was asking for for less than half.  They just charge for the floral cost with no upcharge for arragement.

Post # 25
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2017

Paid $700 for bridal bouquet, 4 bridesmaid bouquets, 5 groomsmen/groom boutineers and about 16 extra boutineers and corsages for important people in our families. 

Post # 26
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Wannabee
  • Wedding: May 2018

I DIY’d my flowers through Flower Moxie. Was quoted about $4000+ (truthfully I gave up after the first consult) for the flowers I ended up DIYing myself.

DIY cost was $1,500 for:

1 Bridal Bouquet

7 Bridesmai’s Bouquets

15 Boutineers

3 Pin on Corsages

3 Addition Centerpieces (I repurposed to bridesmaids)

80 bud vases (not wimpy ones I had full, huge flowers in each of these)

15 ft garland, seeded euc and agonis 

The best thing I ever did, achieved my pinterest vision, and got EXACTLY what I wanted without compromising. 

 

I only have a few pics, waiting on more profesh pics!

Post # 27
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2018

WNY area. Worth noting I am getting the majority of the centerpieces stuff on my own -candles, cake plate thing- and the florist is just going to add a little greenery. The “swag” is just a little flower thing for the gazebo where we are having our ceremony. and I did not choose buttonieres nor corsages for the parents; I think I might get pins (like metal stamped, classy ones – probably custom from etsy).

Bouquet (bride) $184.00
Bouquet (bridesmaids)(each x3) $33.00
Groom $11.00
Boutineer (each x3) $8.00
Swag $86.00
Centerpieces(12) $168.00
Delivery $54.00
Tax $54.78
Total cost $680.78

Post # 28
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Newbee
  • Wedding: July 2018

Considering that it’s Chicago, this is actually cheap! Usually bridesmaid bouquets start at $85+ for that area. It’s all super reasonable for the suburbs, so I’m surprised it’s not more if it’s actually from a florist in the city.

Post # 29
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8 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: December 2018

1 toss bouquet
6 bridesmaid bouquet
12 boutonnieres
1 boutonniere for ring bearer
12 centerpieces 
2 altar arrangements
 
My total for this is 1750 and I’m in Miami.

Post # 31
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Newbee

<h3>Flower are widely loved because of its beauty or perhaps each has a different meaning. Not only does it fit well as your love confession to get your girl or as a decor piece, flowers never let you down. Hence, why should it be missed from your wedding day where you need both romance and ambience? Whether or not you’re looking for a natural or ballroom wedding theme, flowers are a must in every wedding!</h3>

 

https://shutteringhearts.com/wedding-tips/most-popular-wedding-flowers-ideas

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