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Flowers for a Winter Wedding

Flowers for Winter Weddings

Bride's bouquet made for a winter wedding featuring white roses, twig, cone and frosted foliage
Bride’s bouquet made for a winter wedding featuring white roses, twig, cone and frosted foliage.

Many people think that winter can be a difficult season to source flowers for weddings but that’s not really the case at all. It is true that many of the popular summer flower varieties are now out of season but, if its mid-winter here then its mid-summer somewhere else.

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Corsage, Boutonniere and Buttonholes.

Corsage, Boutonniere and Buttonholes – What’s in a Name?

Corsage and Boutonnaire Selection

Simply put – if it’s worn by a women it’s a corsage, if it’s worn by a man it’s a boutonniere or buttonhole. Corsage, buttonholes and boutonniere are fundamentally the same thing. Traditionally a small bouquet, sometimes just a single flower, worn on a dress or suit. Just like shirts or blouses the term used is dictated by the gender of the wearer.

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