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    • AShetlandBitMeOnce
      CommentAuthorAShetlandBitMeOnce
      Getting married in 18 months
      Posted: Sep 5th 2019
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    Hello All!

    I've been lurking for a little while and finally plucked the courage to join! Hope I've posted this in the right place.

    I'm in the very early stages of planning for my wedding in October 21, there is one thing I've been pondering and I'd love any thoughts on as I'm struggling to find much on Google/Pinterest.

    I'm almost certain in not wanting flowers, I'm just not much of a flower person and any of the flowers I do like are much to summery for an October wedding and the clean theme I'm imagining!

    For my Bridesmaids I was planning on getting them a beautiful clutch bag, so they still have something to hold/do with their hands and it seconds as a bridesmaid gift.

    Table wise I'm looking mainly at greenery, with other trinkets and again no flowers in site.

    But then what do I do myself? Would it be strange to just have a bouquet for myself when there are no other flowers to tie in the decor, or do you have any other amazing ideas of bouquet alternatives? I'd prefer to not have a bouquet myself but don't know what to do otherwise! I'm not much of a traditional bride, my dress is a bit different to the ordinary, I'm not planning on having a veil but don't know if this would be a step to far and I'd regret it!

    Any help much appreciated and if you've read this far through my essay please pour a drink of your choosing! :)
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    • JamieM6
      CommentAuthorJamieM6
      Getting married in 13 months
      Posted: Oct 13th 2019
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    I've seen pearl and jewel bouquets which looked very different.. could add some photos to one which would make it very personalised to you
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    • AnnaK358
      CommentAuthorAnnaK358
      Getting married in 34 months
      Posted: Mar 16th 2020
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    I've seen really pretty examples of bridesmaids carrying lanterns. I also saw one with books, which I think would be really awkward to carry but maybe that's just me.
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    • SerenaP2
      CommentAuthorSerenaP2
      Getting married in 15 months
      Posted: Mar 17th 2020
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    Ive seen silk flowers, paper flowers and pine cone bouquets, most of these are on Pinterest all of the ones Ive seen look really pretty and elegant.
 
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