Grab a Badge
By Lauren Kathryn on Sep 6, 2012 at 12:01 am in
Although brides tend to shy away from the boldness of red, we’re starting to see a red color trend emerge in the wedding world, and we happen to find it rather enthralling. Red may seem like a non-traditional choice, but it is the traditional wedding color in many Eastern cultures, where it symbolizes good luck and happiness, and it even has a place in the history of the American wedding, as brides during the American Revolution often donned red gowns as a show of patriotism. In tribute to this fiery color, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite beguiling bouquets that incorporate red florals, from king proteas to Red Charm peonies (our personal favorite). As you can see, red doesn’t have to be relegated to fall or winter bouquets, and red florals can take on many different moods, from rococo to rustic.
1. Bouquet by Floral Designs by Alicia, photo by Erica Ann Photography 2. Bouquet by Sarah Winward of Honey of a Thousand Flowers, photo by Lindsey Stewart of Green Apple Photography 3. Bouquet and photo by Martha Stewart Weddings 4. Photo by Brooke Boling via Jessica Sloane 5. Bouquet by Saipua and Nicolette Camille, photo by Jen Huang via Snippet & Ink 6. Bouquet by the bride, photo by Jose Villa via Pacific Weddings 7. Photo by Brooklyn View Photography via Style Me Pretty 8. Bouquet by Mckenzie Powell Designs, photo by Bryce Covey via Wedding Chicks 9. Photo by Brent Van Auken via The Bride’s Cafe 10. Bouquet by Katie Hallet, photo by Jonathan Canlas 11. Bouquet by Petal Floral Design , Photo by Stacey Hedman Photography via Grey Likes Weddings 12. Bouquet by Poppies & Posies 13. Bouquet by Elegant by Design, photo by Lane Dittoe via Wedding Chicks 14. Bouquet by The Vine’s Leaf 15. Bouquet by Beehive Events, photo by Eric Kelley via Bridal Musings 16. Bouquet by Natalie Bowen Designs 17. Bouquet by Emily Thompson Flowers, photo by Heather Cantrell via Brides
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