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Best Daisy Wedding Ideas
Daisies have always been associated with weddings. Daisies have been associated with country, barn and outdoor weddings. And they are still used in all kinds of ways for these occasions. And daises are easy on your wedding budget. They make an elegant statement within a reasonable price range
But there is more color than you may think to this sweet flower.
Gerber daises have color hues that make you think of fall colors. The white daisy makes you think of the sunny days of summer. The Gerber daisy comes is so many bold vibrant colors that make a defined statement. No matter what your daisy style, bold or casual, there is a daisy for you.
With daisies, if you are using the real flower, they will last nicely through your entire event
In 1969 when I got married , our theme was daisies from my dress and on through the decor. It is a timeless theme that keeps coming back in popularity.
Yellow and white is a traditional combination. However, you don't have to limit yourself to those colors. Pick a color and you are sure to be able to find a gerber daisy to match.
Best of all, daisies are available year round, and are very reasonable in price. So they are wedding budget friendly.
How To Use Daisies In Your Wedding
Either Casual or Formal Wedding
Daisies are really perfect for either the casual or formal wedding. The use of container makes a large difference in the kind of look you are creating
For the casual wedding, you can use containers that reflect a country or casual look. Daisies are perfect for the morning wedding or brunch wedding
For a more formal look, mix daises with other flowers. You can use the typical white with yellow center to add a little color to a white palette. Or you can use the color of the gerber daisy to add a touch of color to any bouquet or centerpiece
For a winter daisy wedding, add some red roses and some babies breath.
Think pastel gerber daisies for spring and the fall colors of gerber daisies for fall
Daisy Wedding Colors
Choices For Your Daisy Wedding
Of course the first thing you will think of is the pure white and yellow of the white daisy. But beyond that there are plenty of choices in the Gerber daisy choices. And there are even more colors within the other daisies.
Gerber Orange, yellow and red
Shasta The white daisy with the yellow center
Black Eyed Susan yellow with black and brown center
African pink purple and white
Daisy Floral Wreath - So Easy To Make
This wreath only requires some silk flowers and a wreath form. They can be done with the white daisies or with gerber daisies. Your choice. You just need a wreath form in the size of your choice and the flowers to cover. I would glue them on. You could also add a ribbon for hanging. Great for the door on your reception venue or behind the bride and groom
Daisy Floral Supplies
Of course the best color for your bridesmaid dresses would be a gorgeous shade of yellow. The dresses don't have to match, just be in the same shade. Paired with a daisy bouquet, this would carry out your theme with style.
Daisy Wedding Favor Ideas
- Use daisy seed packs for your wedding favors Put them into a favor bag and add a tag that says, "Let love grow"
- Make up candy bags and add a daisy to dress up your bags
- Individual Daisy Flower Favors Buy individual tiny flower vases. These can be found in a dollar store. Place some small pebbles at the bottom of the vase. Add a single silk daisy or a real daisy. Add a bow. If you would like to use these as an escort card, add a tag with the guests name and table number
- Daisy Votive Candle Favors Place a white votive candle in a favor bag in the color of your choice. Tie a silk daisy to the bag. Add a tag if desired
- Daisy Votive Candle Holder You will need a frosted or clear votive holder, Yellow checked ribbon and a silk daisy. Measure the ribbon around the votive holder and add extra ribbon to make a bow. Hot glue the ribbon around the votive candle holder. Make a bow. Hot glue the silk daisy to the bow. Add a votive candle. Set on tables with loose silk daisies spread around
Float Some Daisies For A Sweet Centerpiece
Easy Daisy Centerpieces
DIY Daisy Wedding Ideas
If you like do it yourself projects like I do, then why not add a personal touch to your wedding. Each of these projects is easy to do and will save you lots of money. Supplies are easy to find and will not take you forever to get done. Besides adding a personal touch to your daisy wedding, they will save you money !
- DIY Felt Daises
Adorable felt daises would be a delightful favor or as table décor. Can be done in lots of colors
- How to Make a Floating Daisy Centerpiece | eHow
How to Make a Floating Daisy Centerpiece. If you're having a large event or reception and need many centerpieces, floating daisies are an inexpensive and simple option.
- Create A Daisy Floral Table Runner
Easy to do in about 4 steps, these floral table runner makes a perfect spring statement
Easy Daisy Centerpiece Or Decor Idea
This ideas could not be easier. Use a cake plate and place some candles on it. Surround with real or silk daisies. These could be used as a centerpiece or as a dÃ©cor item. You can borrow cake plates or look at your local thrift stores for reasonable cake plates.
Daisies In Your Wedding Party's Attire
Adding daisies to your wedding attire and that of your wedding party is simple and easy, Of course, start with your primary and secondary colors. Use the colors you have selected in the ties and vests on the gentlemen in your wedding party.
Have your flower girl in a dress that reflects your theme with a daisy print. There are so many party dresses that reflect your casual theme. The best thing about those dresses is that they can be used again. Have her wear a ring of daisies in her hair with ribbons cascading down her back. Think of a country basket filled with daisies for her to carry.
Here Comes The Daisy Bride
When it comes to bridal attire, you can in fact add a few touches to your wedding clothes to carry your theme. Stick to a more casual or simple dress, You could in fact consider a tea length dress or a short wedding dress. Add some daisy touches in your wedding veil. Or you might consider adding a pair of daisy lace gloves to your outfit. A few touches add just the right touch to your theme
Add Touches Of Lace And Ribbons- DIY Daisy Bride
There is such a wide selection these days of both lace and ribbon. And for the DIY bride, the choices are very reasonable. I suggest that you start with your local dollar store. You are going to find really affordable and great choices for your centerpieces. However, if you see a vase or container that you like, you have to get them when you see them, because with dollar stores, you never know if they will be there the next time.
Check out your craft stores for ribbon and lace. And don't forget your coupons. Every week most of the box stores have coupons that can apply to your purchases, Know in advance what your primary and secondary color is. Create a list of your projects and the list of what you will need. Know how many yards you will need and add a yard or two to account for waste or mistakes.
Although I do love mason jars and they are so very popular right now, you don't have to limit yourself to them. Look around and see what's available. You will find, even in silk there are so many terrific options for your theme !
Escort cards can be so easy to make ! Select a set of escort cards-purchase the amount you will need. Glue a small daisy on one end. Just right in the name of your guest and their table number. It's that easy. Place a small bouquet or a candle grouping and you will have a delightful setting to greet your guests