Planning a wedding is an exciting journey filled with countless decisions to make. Among the many details that contribute to creating your dream day, choosing the perfect flowers is a significant aspect. While fresh flowers have been the conventional choice for weddings, an increasing number of couples are opting for dried flowers to add a unique touch to their special day. Dried flowers offer a range of benefits, from their long-lasting beauty to their eco-friendly nature. But when should you order dried flowers for your wedding?
In this blog post, we'll guide you through the best timing to secure your stunning dried blooms.
- Early Planning Stages:
When it comes to wedding flowers, it's never too early to start planning. As soon as you've set your wedding date and selected your theme and color palette, you can begin considering the types of dried flowers that would complement your vision. At DRIED we're happy to get the ball rolling straight away. Simply pop us an email and we can talk through initial design ideas or guide you if you're unsure. It's never too early to secure your date and start planning your dream dried wedding flowers!
- Finalise design ideas:
We're more than happy to get colours, styles and themes in place well in advance of the wedding, however if you're unsure. we won't ask you to make final decisions until around 6 weeks before. Then you can simply let us know details such as bridal bouquets, boutonnieres, corsages, centerpieces, and any other dried flowers you'll need for your wedding.The beauty of dried flowers means we're not restricted by seasonality so the designing stage is super flexible!
- Account for Shipping and Handling Time:
If you're ordering dried flowers online from our ready to go range, or have just left it a little last minute, it's important to factor in shipping and handling time. We just ask that you give us a couple of weeks notice so we have enough time to make up your beautiful dried wedding flowers and ship them out to you.
- Flexibility and Customization:
One of the advantages of choosing dried flowers is the versatility and customization they offer. Dried flowers can be preserved and prepared well in advance, giving you the flexibility to order them several months before your wedding. We also allow customers to place their orders and pay in advance, giving you one more thing to tick off the list!
Choosing dried flowers for your wedding is a delightful way to add charm and personality to your special day. We're always here to help make everything as easy as possible, so whether you're years, months or just weeks away from your big day, we'll help create the perfect dried flowers you had in mind