Bridal Bouquet Photos

Ever think pink could be so many colors? Monochromatic bouquets (stick to 3-4 flower types) pack a punch. Here, in varying shades of pale to hot pink, are hydrangeas, roses, and -- big surprise -- carnations.
by the knot editors
Pink rose bridal bouquet
photo by Paul Costello
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    Red calla lilies in a bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​A single variety of flower -- here, long-stemmed wine-colored calla lilies -- loosely arranged in an architectural bundle is simple and dramatic.​

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    Queen Anne's lace bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​This inexpensive composition uses casual flowers in a formal shape: pee gee hydrangeas, chamomile, Queen Anne's Lace, lady's mantle, and tweedia. Mint adds greenery and a subtle scent.​

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    Lavender bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​With ultra-vivid hues, this charming little cluster just might steal the show. The palette is achieved with deep lavender roses, lavender sweet peas, and stock in pinks and purples. Bonus: The roses and sweet peas have a heavenly fragrance.​

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    Baby's breath bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​Think baby's breath is old fashioned? Think again. When used on its own in a massive mound, this delicate little flower has an entirely fresh appeal. Bonus: Baby's breath is inexpensive, making this a very affordable bouquet. It also dries beautifully.​

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    Amaryllis bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​Adventurous, attention-getting color adds a twist to a classic dome bouquet. Fiery miniature amaryllis mix here with russet and gold calla lilies and two-toned Leonidas roses.​

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    Roses in cream and russet hues
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​Everyone's favorite wedding flower gains something in a spectrum of colors which gradually grow more intense. Here, an assortment of roses in cream to russet hues: Elize, Sahara, peach, and two-toned Leonidas.​

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    French tulip bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​Carried in the arms like a beauty-queen prize (hence the name), the pageant bouquet takes a modern turn in this version of unadorned long-stemmed calla lilies and French tulips in creamy ivory. Bonus: Place the bare stems in water at your reception for an extra floral decoration, then enjoy the blooms at home after the wedding.​

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    Chocolate and yellow sunflowers
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​In this autumn mix, unconventional bridal blossoms like yellow and chocolate sunflowers mix with deep Black Magic roses; orange dahlias pull it all together. Bud bonus: using flowers in season helps cut costs.​

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    Hydrangea bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​Even an armload of blooms can have a bridal look. Pee gee hydrangeas are a lovely, lacy accent to stock and pale blue tweedia; roses in a range of related hues (Sahara, Rustique, and peach) keep the color fresh. ​

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    Veronica bridal bouquet
    photo by Paul Costello

    ​Smaller-scale bouquets are a good way to experiment with texture. Here, spiky blue veronica, a cost-cutting wildflower, pokes up above blue hydrangea and tweedia.​

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    Ranunculus bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​For this all-white bouquet of calla lilies and ranunculus, a little "something blue" comes from the fragrant grape hyacinth. ​

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    Sweet pea bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Softly colored roses exude a romantic feeling. Here lavender roses mix with sweet peas and parrot tulips in the same palette. Sage-colored seeded eucalyptus keeps in the soft tones. ​

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    Sweet pea bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Softly colored roses exude a romantic feeling. Here lavender roses mix with sweet peas and parrot tulips in the same palette. Sage-colored seeded eucalyptus keeps in the soft tones. ​

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    Cascade bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Trailing over a bride's arms, a cascade offers a visual impact of abundance. This example features purple lisianthus, deep burgundy peonies, dark purple calla lilies, red roses, and lavender passion flower.​

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    White rose bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​You can get a less formal feeling with a simple hand-tied bouquet of white roses, ranunculuses, and anemones mixed with the soft texture of green lady's mantle.​

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    Stephanotis bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​This colorful version includes ivory and pale pink roses in its outer rings, then stephanotis, followed by darker pink roses and a Bull's-Eye center of white ranunculus topped with a single stephanotis.​

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    White stephanotis bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Simple stephanotis looks virtuous and lovely. ​

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    Nosegay bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Lush and full, this nosegay is designed with ranunculus, roses, narcissus, hydrangeas, ornamental kale, china berries, and lady's mantle.​

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    Purple bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​This bouquet is pretty in purple -- made of lavender roses, astilbe and agapnathus. ​

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    Hand-tied bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​The loose, free style of a hand-tied bouquet has a picked-it-yourself quality. This one features lisianthus flowers, lady's mantle, seeded eucalyptus, and astilbe. ​

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    Blue hydrangea bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​Blue, purple and green hydrangea clusters make for a fluffy puff of fabulous style. ​

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    Chartreuse bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​This bouquet is a mix of chartreuse cymbidium orchids, button mums, and lady's mantle, plus white and green parrot tulips and yellow-green roses.​

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    Dahlia bridal bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​The spiky, striking shape of dahlias is as bold as their warm red and pink colors. ​

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    Round bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​A round bouquet is the most classic in shape. This example includes tulips, ranunculuses, narcissi, lilacs, hydrangeas, and seeded eucalyptus.​

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    Round bridal bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​An all white bouquet can be as bold as a colorful one -- this one has sleek calla lilies, sweet lily of the valley, soft lisianthus, and lush peonies. ​

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    Luxurious cascade bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​This luxurious cascade is designed with a mix of ranunculus, amaryllis, hydrangea, amaranth, lady's mantle, astilbe, china berries, and ornamental cabbage.​

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    Pink armful bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​Roses in all shapes and sizes makes this armful an eyeful. ​

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    Pomander bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Though most popular for flower girls, there's no reason the bride herself can't carry a pomander. Made with hydrangea, this one looks especially soft and full.​

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    Green and white bridal bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​This bouquet of green and white roses and galax leaves gets its texture from oregano blossoms.​

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    Gloriosa lily bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​This bouquet is made of gloriosa lilies and Splendid Renata roses. ​

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    Lily of the valley bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    A fresh, simple bunch of lily of the valley makes a quietly beautiful bouquet.

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    Red lion amaryllis bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​Red looks rich in this bunch of Red Lion amaryllis, Fancy Amazon roses, and exotic-looking chinaberries. ​

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    Blue thistle bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​Spiky blue thistle poke their heads through a bountiful bed of white roses and gardenias. ​

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    White amaryllis bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​In this composite bouquet, several amaryllis flowers are joined together to form what looks like an enormous single bloom. ​

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    Four mini bridal bouquets
    photo by Troy House

    ​This example is actually made of four mini bouquets, including a mix of gladiolous florets, orange tulips, orange protea, burgundy dahlias, fatsia japonica leaves and eucalyptus buds. The spiky protea adds a little bit more texture. ​

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    Pink and red bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​Beautiful roses in pinks and reds look hand-picked in this gorgeous grouping. ​

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    Springtime stephanotis bridal bouquet
    photo by Hilary N. Bullock Photography

    ​An array of roses and stephanotis make this bouquet sweet and sublime. From the Minnesota wedding of Betsy and John. ​

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    Simple calla lily bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​A simple selection of calla lilies makes a bold and beautiful bouquet.​

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    White calla lily bouquet
    photo by Laurie Schneider Photography

    ​Simple white calla lilies look modern with their touches of greens on the ends.​

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    Waxflower bridal bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​All you need is a natural bunch of New Zealand waxflowers for a bouquet with understated elegance.​

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    Pink and white peony bouquet
    photo by Thomas Studios

    ​This budding bouquet is a simple bunch of pale pink, dark pink, and white peonies. ​

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    Peony bouquet with thin ribbon
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​Peonies look lush and lovely when tied with a simple thin ribbon. ​

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    White dahlia bridal bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​Cream and white dahlias look soft yet sophisticated. ​

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    All white bridal bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​An all-white bouquet can be as bold as a colorful one -- this one has sleek calla lilies, sweet lily of the valley, soft lisianthus, and lush peonies. ​

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    Sweet pea bridal bouquet
    photo by Jasper-Sky Photography

    ​A multi-color bunch of sweet peas makes a strong yet sophisticated statement. ​

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    Small lily of the valley bouquet
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​A simple bunch of lily of the valley looks sweet and subtle. ​

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    Lavender-hued bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​This bouquet gets its velvety hue from lavender roses, astilbe, and agapanthus. ​

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    Hydrangea tulip bridal bouquet
    photo by Ashley Garmon Photographers

    ​Roses, hydrangea, tulips and orchids mix beautifully together. ​

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    Cockscomb bridal bouquet
    photo by Troy House

    ​Pink goes from girly to glamorous, with cockscomb, dahlias, hot-hued roses, orchids, burgundy-tipped yellow calla lilies, plus geranium leaves and seeded eucalyptus. ​

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    Yellow and orange calla lily bouquet
    photo by Susan Jackson Photography

    ​Reds and oranges get hot with this bunch of terra cotta-colored calla lilies, mini calla lilies, leonotis roses, and red hypericum berries. ​

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    Oriental calla lily bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​An armful of oriental lilies makes a dramatic statement. ​

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    Two shades of yellow calla lilies
    photo by Fabrice Trombert

    ​Yellow calla lilies in two shades makes this bouquet an armful of sunshine. ​

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    Sweet pea and lily of the valley bridal bouquet
    photo by Dara Blakely Photography

    ​Sweet peas, lily of the valley, and tulips look sweet and subtle. ​

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    Daffodil bridal bouquet
    photo by W. Wayne Lockwood, M.D./CORBIS

    ​Daffodils are the perfect answer for a springtime affair. ​

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    Golden yellow calla lilies
    photo by Louis Feliz Photography

    ​This sunny bunch is a simple bouquet made of golden yellow calla lilies. ​

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    Cymbidium orchid bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​This round bouquet of chartreuse cymbidium orchids really stands out against the color of the dress. ​

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    Multicolored rose bouquet
    photo by Picture This! Photography

    ​Roses in all colors makes this a bright and bold bunch.​

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    Anemone bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Red and hot-pink anemones make for a simple yet sexy bouquet. ​

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    Lavender sweet pea bridal bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​A nosegay of lavender sweet peas and white lisianthus flowers is soft and pretty. ​

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    Large pink peony bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Huge pale-pink peonies with a collar of hosta leaves are a lovely complement to the pale sage color of a bridesmaid's dress. ​

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    Purple calla lily bouquet
    photo by Wendell Webber

    ​Dark purple calla lilies play off pewter, with hand-beaded flowers and velvet leaves adding a sparkly formal effect. ​

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    Orange and blue bouquet
    photo by Marie Labbancz Photography

    ​Color mixes beautifully with these light orange roses, blue delphinium, hydrangea, and iris.​

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