b'Different bouquet shapesBouquets come in all shapes in sizes! While scrolling through Pinterest or Instagram and searching the photos in ourmagazine, you probably have picked a few favorite designs. But have you noticed their shapes? Identifying the shape ofthe bouquets you like will make it easier to communicate your ideas to your florist. ERICH MCVEY PHOTOGRAPHYLOVE LIGHT PHOTOGRAPHSKURT BOOMERDANIELLE HARRIS PHOTOGRAPHYRound Hand-Tied Asymmetrical NosegayRound bouquets arent shapedThe stems of hand-tied bou- One of the most popular bou- A nosegay bouquet is very like a sphere or ball. They getquets are tied together in a loosequet shapes among brides todaydefined and perfectly arranged. their name from their roundedarrangement, giving them moreis the asymmetrical bouquet.The flowers are all the same top. They are one of the mostvolume. They tend to feature aThere is no specific shape orlength and it has a rounded top, traditional bouquets when itvariety of shapes, colors, anddesign to adhere to; florists get aso add diversity by mixing up comes to weddings, and theytextures with lots of greenerybit of freedom in their creations!the type and color of flowers. tend to have more flowers thanand filler, giving the impressionWhile the center of the bouquetThe stems are wrapped tightly to greenery. The stems are tightlythat the bride just picked hercontains the brides choice ofeach other, making it easier to tied with ribbon or twine andflowers from a meadow beforeflowers, filler flowers and green- hold and perfect for a bouquet consist of fewer types of flowers.walking down the aisle.ery extend to the right and left. toss. BEN YEW PHOTOGRAPHYJAMES BOLD PHOTOGRAPHYNATURAL BEAUTIES FLORALJUSTINE MILTON PHOTOGRAPHYPosy Cascade Composite PageantThe posys smaller nature makesA cascade bouquet has recent- This design is most commonPageant or presentation bou-posy bouquets ideal for moth- ly become a favorite amongwith paper and silk flowers, asquets lay in the crook of your er-of, flower girl, and brides- fairytale and garden weddings.they can be quite difficult to cre- elbow, similar to how you would maid bouquets. Theyre a moreResembling an upside downate using real blooms. They takehold a baby. Longer stemmed affordable option due to theirteardrop, the top curves like aa lot of creativity and tinkeringflowers, like orchids, calla lilies, smaller stem count and flowerround bouquet and the flowersto get them perfect. Theyre verylavender, and snapdragons, are size. Theyre much lighter inliterally cascade down in frontunique and will certainly makeperfect for layering in this type weight and less substantial. of the stems.a statement. of bouquet.FLOWERS|3-8 MONTHS UNTIL I DO|TODAYS BRIDE 127'