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My Real Touch/Silk DIY Bouquet!

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#1 Lua

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    Posted 16 January 2011 - 10:00 AM

    Right from the start, I had a vision in my head as to what I wanted my bouquet to look like. Turquoise is my favourite colour and to no surprise, is my wedding colour. I needed turquoise in my bouquet some how!


    My FI and I are getting married at the Riu Negril with the Free Wedding package that actually does come with a bouquet and boutenniere, but the choices are pretty slim.  The nicest one from the choices consists of purple orchids which just don't go with our turquoise theme.  So, I went with the next best thing!




    Ordered the exact flowers I wanted, in the exact colours I wanted.


    With some playing around, I am absolutely in love with my bouquet!  I still plan on changing the ribbon a bit before the big day, as well as trim the end, but the flower arrangement is staying as is.


    I'm so glad I went with real touch and silk flowers. :)












    Next step = figure out how we're going to transport them! ;)

    #2 QueenDiva

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      Posted 16 January 2011 - 11:18 AM

      Lua, your bouquet is very pretty! I love the turquoise, that is one of  my wedding colors as well. Good job!

      #3 sunstarsmoon

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        Posted 17 January 2011 - 05:03 AM

        wow you did an amazing job its beautiful!

        July 8, 2011, Couples Sans Souci Ocho Rios, Jamaica

        #4 Lua

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          Posted 17 January 2011 - 05:19 AM

          thanks ladies :)

          #5 vlynnw

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            Posted 17 January 2011 - 05:47 AM

            Turned out great!

            Veronica & Adam - May 6, 2011 - Dreams Tulum

            #6 mochamakes3

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              Posted 17 January 2011 - 06:29 AM

              So glad to see the final product turned out amazing! The blue ribbon really added a lot. Congratulations on a project I knew would turn out beautiful.

              #7 johnnmakenzie11

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                Posted 17 January 2011 - 08:58 AM

                Beautiful. I think I want something like that with maybe a little orange...

                #8 mrsrice11

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                  Posted 17 January 2011 - 09:03 AM

                  Looks great! Now how in the world did you cut the stems perfectly.

                  #9 Islandgirl910

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                    Posted 23 January 2011 - 07:35 AM

                    Your flowers are very pretty. I'm considering using real touch/silk flowers in our wedding. Our colors are aqua, lime green and orange and like you I also want aqua to be in my bouquet as well as my bridesmaids. I know finding blue flowers in Jamaica is not going to happen, so getting the next best thing, silk flowers may be it. I also like the idea of being able to keep my bouquet forever. The amount of money spent on flowers these days is ridiculous!

                    #10 smfs

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                      Posted 23 January 2011 - 12:35 PM

                      Pretty! Love the colors!

                      *16 confirmed~9/10/11~Nassau, Bahamas*

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