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Wedding Flowers After The Wedding

Ever wondered what you can do with your wedding flowers after the big day so that you don't have to throw away all those beautiful and expensive blooms? We've put together our top 10 ideas of how you can find new homes for or re-use your wedding flowers including everything from beautiful jewelry to baking ideas!
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Wedding Flowers After The Wedding
Ever wondered what you can do with your wedding flowers after the big day so that you don't have to throw away all those beautiful and expensive blooms? We've put together our top 10 ideas of how you can find new homes for or re-use your wedding flowers including everything from beautiful jewelry to baking ideas!
One of our favorite ideas for what to do with your flowers after your wedding day is to donate them! They helped make your day super special and they can bring a smile to someone else in a hospital or nursing home. PC: Beach Blues
Make a phone case! Use a few florals from your bouquet and remember your wonderful day every time you pick up your phone. DIY Here! PC: Free To Wander Designs
Dry your flowers. There are so many way to use dried flowers. We love the idea of giving your dried flowers to your next friend who gets married to use for the petal toss! Drying instructions here! PC: Lisa Poggi
Another great idea is to give your centerpiece florals away to your wedding party or family! Talk to your florist first about building in the cost of the vases or send your friends home with a few ribbon-wrapped stems. PC: Bumby Photography | Fairbanks Florist
Baking lovers here is an idea for you! If you want to bake up some thank-you treats you can garnish them with any edible flowers from your wedding. Macaron recipe here! PC: Mahalolena | Nectar & Stone
Preserve a few snippets of your florals in the form of jewelry! That way they stay just as beautiful as they did on the day you said "I do". Resin jewelry DIY here! PC: Eight Acorns
You could also ask an Etsy artist like ModernFlowerChild to make you a resin bracelet like this one.
Will you have succulents at your wedding? Luckily they are very easy to replant and will make a great accent to your home. Replanting tutorial here! PC: A Couple Of Night Owls
Love the smell of your flowers and want to keep that smell around long after the flowers die? Make a scented wax sachet to hang practically anywhere. DIY wax sachet here! PC: Terrain
Your wedding flowers are just the ticket for a plethora of beauty products from sugar scrubs to bath bombs that will smell absolutely amazing. PC: A Pumpkin And A Princess <-- Recipe here!
Keep in mind that you can re-use your flowers within your wedding day itself! Double up your bouquets as a centerpiece for the reception, Re-use your ceremony florals for around any food or dessert table or centerpieces as well! PC: Jennifer Bagwell Photography | Atrellis Flowers