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Why Flowers Are an Integral Part of Weddings

A bride holds a bouquet as her groom puts his arm around herSummer and fall are busiest time of year for weddings. Chances are, you’ve attended quite a few weddings during these months over the course of your life. At these weddings, you’ve no doubt been exposed to thousands of all different kinds of flowers. But did you ever wonder why flowers are such an important wedding tradition? Well, wonder no more:

Historical Significance: Tying Knots with Blooms

Historically, flowers have been intertwined with weddings for centuries. In ancient civilizations, brides and grooms would wear floral wreaths, symbolizing new life, fertility, and hope. The tradition of carrying bridal bouquets can be traced back to ancient times when herbs and spices were believed to ward off evil spirits. Over time, these evolved into more aesthetically pleasing bouquets, carrying both beauty and symbolism.

The Language of Love and Commitment

Flowers silently speak the language of love and commitment. Every bloom has its own meaning. Roses, for instance, symbolize love and passion, lilies signify purity, and orchids represent luxury and beauty. By choosing flowers that resonate with personal significance or convey specific sentiments, couples add layers of meaning and a person, heartfelt touch to their wedding.

Aesthetic Appeal: Setting the Ambiance

Beyond symbolism, let’s not forget the sheer beauty of flowers. They play a pivotal role in setting the tone and ambiance of a wedding. Want a romantic atmosphere? Think soft-hued roses with delicate greenery. Going for a vibrant, lively vibe? Bright sunflowers and tulips might be your best friends. Flowers can transform venues, evoke emotions, and ensure the venue is as beautiful as the wedding itself.

Weddings mark the beginning of a new chapter, a union of two souls, and a celebration of love. Meanwhile, flowers are silent witnesses, storytellers, and enhancers of this beautiful journey. And if you’re on the hunt for the perfect blooms for your big day, we’ve got you covered. At Dallas House of Flowers, we understand the language of love and the significance of flowers. Feel free to peruse our selection, including our best sellers.

How To Extend the Life of Your Bouquet

Whether you received a bouquet of flowers as a gift or buy them yourself, you’re going to want to ensure they last as long as possible. After all, you want them to continue to brighten your home for a long time. Unfortunately, bouquets do not last forever and will eventually wilt. But with a few… Continue Reading

All About the Flowers at the Royal Wedding

If you’re like us, you’re fascinated by the royal wedding and all things Harry and Meghan. You probably noticed the bride’s gorgeous bouquet, and the stunning blooms on display at St. George’s Chapel. Here are a few fun facts about the royal wedding flowers that you might not have known: Prince Harry hand-picked the flowers… Continue Reading

Popular Flowers to Give on Valentine’s Day

Nothing says, “I love you,” quite like a stunning bouquet of red, pink and white flowers on Valentine’s Day. Show your beloved you care with some of these popular flowers to give on the holiday of love. Roses We’re sure you already knew this one! Unsurprisingly, roses top the list of the most popular flowers… Continue Reading

Power of Giving Flowers

When we receive flowers, we tend to focus on the visual appeal the flowers have, but did you know that flowers have a positive impact on our mood and overall attitude toward life and the relationships we establish? Researchers have discovered flowers actually induce real positive emotions. They conducted research where they set out to… Continue Reading