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Sussex's Chirpee Flowers talks chilled-out blooms

We asked Steph Willoughby of Sussex's Chirpee Flowers: How can we make our venue flowers less formal to reflect the chilled-out vibe of our day? Read on and find out what she had to say...

Sussex's Chirpee Flowers talks chilled-out blooms: Image 1 You can start by recycling and upcycling containers for your flowers. The choice of design will be super-important. On-trend ideas include everything from using vintage surrounds from old books with the centres removed, to old-fashioned tea canisters, and re-used catering tins. Old board games also make for quirky centrepieces. Use scrabble letters to spell “love” or use the board itself to hold a small bucket, terracotta pot or basket of flowers.

Less formal flowers will include dried and wild blooms, as well as foraged materials. Trestle tables covered in natural elements such as moss look like a beautiful meadow has sprung up ¬looking pretty, and relaxed.

Commercial flowers can be stiff and unyielding, they’re grown to be perfect and have straight stems. Ask your florist to use locally grown seasonal blooms and grasses, with lots of movement, which will have unusual shapes, textures, and growing habits.

Contact our expert:
Steph Willoughby | www.chirpee.net

 
Perfectly packaged gifts from BOXD

Perfectly packaged gifts from BOXD

BOXD is a new online shop selling curated gift boxes which make for the ultimate pre-wedding surprise or post-vow...

 
Hire Your Day talks tasteful venue styling

Hire Your Day talks tasteful venue styling

We asked Amanda Samain how to tastefully style a stately home wedding venue that's already heavily...

 
Aurum Designer Jewellers talks gold band alternatives

Aurum Designer Jewellers talks gold band alternatives

We asked Andrew Leggett of Aurum Designer Jewellers for his suggestions for alternative styles...

 
Six sustainable ideas for a green wedding from expert Victoria Prew

Six sustainable ideas for a green wedding from expert Victoria Prew

From the dress, to the flowers, to the location, Victoria Prew founder and CEO of...

Inspiration from our great team of Editors at County Wedding Magazines!

To help you find inspiration for your big day, take a look at what's caught the eye of our editors.

There are literally hundreds of ideas, products and services from wedding suppliers across the UK along with links to their web sites as pointed out by our ever resourceful team.

Take a look at what our Editors Love!