Attention, maverick brides – are you combing the internet for fantastic non-traditional wedding ideas? Do you have the perfect vintage wedding dress, a memorable wedding venue, and your own handwritten vows? Don’t stop there – we’ve got some fantasti
c ideas for equally unique wedding centerpieces
for your reception.
Submerged Flower Centerpieces
Many types of flowers look really beautiful submerged in tall containers.
Below is a beautiful arrangement using a Cymbidium Orchid stem. You can also include branches, curly willow, and/or colored rocks at the bottom for the perfect unique wedding centerpiece.
Succulent Plants as Wedding Centerpieces
Succulent plants are hearty, long-lasting, and require very little maintenance.
These also make great take-away gifts for your guests, and there are so many interesting ways to arrange these plants. Pictured below are a few varieties of Echeveria as a small “bud vase” or terrarium style arrangement that you can use as a particularly unique wedding centerpiece.
Incorporating Non-Floral Items into Centerpieces
There are so many ways to be creative with wedding table centerpieces, and we love when brides think outside the box. Some great ideas for unique wedding centerpieces we’ve loved were various fresh or dried fruits (such as submerging lemon slices or grapes), floating candles over submerged flowers, gems, rocks, or branches. One of our own NYC wedding florists at Big Apple Florists used peacock feathers, simple elegant calla lilies, and a small blue light in the bud vase arrangements at her own wedding:
We’d love to hear whatever you can dream up for your wedding reception! We welcome non traditional wedding ideas and specialize in adding a unique and personal touch to your special day. Call us to schedule a consultation with one of our NYC wedding florists
at (212) 687-3434.