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Bringing my bouquet home, need ideas for keeping it fresh & safe

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I want to bring my bouquet back to have it preserved but am concerned about how to get it home in one piece (un-squashed preferably) and as fresh as possible. Does anyone have any suggestions for the best way to do this?

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I was under the impression that you are not allowed to bring flowers, fruit, etc. back into the US from any foreign country. That includes wedding bouquets- my fiance's sister was married in Cabo san Lucas a couple years ago and wasn't allowed to bring the bouquet home.

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If you will be wanting to bring your bouquet home to keep, then I suggest going along the silk flower route... you can get real-touch flowers that look and feel like real flowers.

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Thanks for the advice ladies! Never even thought about not being able to bring them back.

I am having real touch flowers made, I think they will be perfect!
 

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