We're lately enchanted by a new wave of floral garlands
emerging, heralding a more delicate and whimsical aesthetic.
Forever inspired by the drama of giant show-stopping flower garlands (cascading from ceilings, down stairs or draped over ceremony spaces at weddings), for those feeling overwhelmed by the lavishness of such scale, these delicate style garlands, beautiful in their simplicity, are a perfect alternative.
Created with single stems and strands, flower petals, budding blooms or delicate foliage and fernery, there is a lightness to these arrangements and a particular beauty to be found in their fragility. Strung simply above or behind a ceremony space or arranged in unexpected places throughout a reception, these garlands will create a flowering garden inspired, romantic tone.
Depending on your aesthetic and style of wedding, the options
for simple flower garlands are endless, however being a reasonably
time consuming labor of love, with a somewhat limited lifespan, we
highly recommend enlisting an expert florist (as this is not a
flower trend to be attempted yourself, on the morning of your
A decadent cluster of cascading peonies from the ceiling, magnificent in their masses, will set the stage for a wildly romantic mood, while single rose buds strung on lengths of silk string and looped simply from windows or over bannisters will evoke a feeling of carefree whimsy.
Some of our favourite examples made from petals or single floral stems are suffused with a naivety, and more closely represent a dreamy childrens mobile, arranged from a branch and falling in streams of flowers. They are unexpectedly elegant in their whimsy and simplicity.
If you are looking for an incredible florist to replicate this look find our full list of handpicked florists in The LANE Directory