Blue flowers will add a splash of drama and colour to any wedding. Blue is a fresh, cool, calming colour. It’s many shades send out feelings of calmness, tranquility, truthfulness, nobleness and faithfulness.

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Blue is a colour that has so many shades you are bound to find one that you love. Blue is often the colour you symbolize with winners.

In many cultures blue is the colour which brings peace and keeps bad spirits away.

Popular Blue Wedding Flowers.

Whether your flowers will be used for bridal bouquets, centrepieces on tables, or just decorations around the room, in general they are a great way to showcase your accent colour and create that beautiful blue wedding theme.

Adding finishing touches to the flowers can be achieved by simply tying them with blue ribbons, this will be one of the easiest and most dramatic ways to include your complimenting colour.

Subtle Light Blue Wedding Flowers

For a subtle blue wedding it is best to darker blue shades as an accent colour only and stick to the lighter shades of blue.  The lighter shades of blue will be cornflower blue, Tiffany blue and the pretty baby blue shades. You can also keep things fresh and light by adding only a few blue flowers to each bouquet, floral arrangements at the ceremony and blue flowers in your table centrepieces at wedding reception. The hint of colour will carry the theme through the wedding nicely but not be overpowering.

Bold Dark Blue Wedding Flowers

For a more dramatic and bold statement choose the strong dark blue shades, such as royal blue, navy blue and midnight blue. The stronger shades of blue work well when combined with white and for that peacock blue theme use blue /green foliage. Striking, dramatic flowers will also add to the impact so choose the blue Gerbera Daisy for example and trails of matching satin ribbons.

Accessorising with your flowers is one of the easiest and most dramatic ways to include your complimenting colour.

Popular Blue Combinations

Blue can be matched with many other colours both light and dark for a good combination. For weddings the popular colour matches with blue are:Tiffany blue and white, Blue and pink, Blue and brown, Navy blue and Red, blue and yellow and navy blue and white.

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Flower Tip When planning your wedding and wedding flowers don’t forget to check the seasonality of your chosen flowers with your wholesalers or florists. Some flowers can be hard to get hold of in some months and this will reflect in the availability and their price.