Corsages and Boutonnieres

Creating corsages and boutonnieres for your special day should include the color and overall flower theme of your wedding - yet be able to compliment the outfits of each of the wearers.

How to Make a Wrist Corsage

Corsages are time consuming when wiring and taping each individual flower. See a newer, quicker way when time is of an essence.

How to Make a Boutonniere

Boutonnieres are so easy to make! Here are some step by step photos that will have you wiring and creating your own beautiful boutonnieres in no time!

Pictures of Boutonnieres

Just need to see some pictures to give you some ideas? Keep in mind you can always change colors to your wedding theme. The classic rose boutonnieres are always a favorite. Find more at this link. White boutonnieres can be made out of orchids, freesia, stephanotis and many other lovely blossoms.

Don't discount the carnation which makes up into a very nice bout with a pleasant scent. Add a touch of elegance with an orchid boutonniere. Remember that stephanotis corsages and boutonnieres need a special stem with a wick that is soaked and inserted into the neck of the bloom to keep it fresh on the wedding day.

White miniature callas makes for a very elegant buttonhole flower.

Classic looks with a new twist is found at this next link - where you will see composite boutonnieres.

Pictures of Corsages

Whether you choose just one flower or used a mixed variety, your honored guest would be proud to wear any of the beautiful corsages that are pictured on these pages!

Gerbera daisies are such a perfect flower! Be sure to provide a water source so this hollow stemmed beauty stays fresh on your wedding day! Orchids come in so many different varieties that it's really hard to choose which one is the most beautiful!

If you are planning to have a fall wedding, check out how to make a wired corsage with beautiful fall colored mums. If you're into a beach wedding affair, check out the unusual shell corsage and boutonniere creations by John Henry designers.

Corsage and Boutonniere Supplies

I carry everything you need to create your own beautiful corsages and boutonnieres, including wire, corsage tape, clear boxes, pearl and rhinestone pins, magnets, decorative wire accents and more. Be sure to check it out!

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