Sunflowers Are Trending, and You'll Want Them at Your Wedding

Here are 15 ways to incorporate this cheery flower into your day.
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Amanda Casertano
amanda casertano the knot contributor
Amanda Casertano
The Knot Contributor
  • Amanda Casertano is a teacher at John W. Lavelle Preparatory Charter School.
  • Amanda started her career in public relations, but now works in education.
  • Amanda worked for The Knot as a Venue Concierge and Editorial Social Coordinator.

It's a no-brainer that sunflowers are a gorgeous addition to a rustic wedding, and fit in perfectly at a summer celebration. But when used the right way, these sunny stems (that peak from July to September) compliment even the most formal affair. Their warm, playful color makes for a stunning accent shade or a bold solo hue. Take a look at these sunflower wedding ideas and add a few golden yellow touches to your wedding.

1. Sunny Archway

Sunflower archway trend for your wedding
Lisa Meyer Photography

From: A Rustic Vineyard Wedding at Chaumette Vineyards and Winery in Sainte Genevive, Missouri

2. Vibrant Bouquet

Sunflower bouquet trend for your wedding
Rockhill Studio

From: A Vintage, Intimate Wedding at Landmark Inn in Marquette, Michigan

3. Darling DIY

Sunflower decoration trend for your wedding
Life Long Studios

From: A Bohemian Wedding at The Lange Farm in Dade City, Florida

4. Aisle Details

Sunflower ceremony decoration trend for your wedding
Rachel Marie Photography

From:A Rustic, Sunflower Wedding at Oak Crest Mansion Inn in Pass Christian, Mississippi

5. Hair Accents

Sunflower hair trend for your wedding
London Light Photography

From:A Nature-Inspired Wedding With Sunflower Accents at a Private Residence in Big Bear, California

6. Bright Boutonniere

Sunflower boutonniere trend for your wedding
The Ganeys

From:A Rustic Farm Wedding at Lange Farm in Dade City, Florida

7. Sweet Additions

Sunflower cake and dessert trend for your wedding

From: A Rustic Farm Wedding in Andover, NH

8. Rustic Decor

Sunflower DIY decoration trend for your wedding
Allison Maxwell Photography

From:A Bright, Rustic Wedding at Gratitude & Grace in Ithaca, New York

9. Pretty Centerpieces

Sunflower centerpiece trend for your wedding
Erika Overholt Photography

From:A Rustic Summer Wedding at Brookside Gardens in Berthoud, Colorado

10. Simple Accents

Sunflower shoe trend for your wedding
London Light Photography

From:A Nature-Inspired Wedding With Sunflower Accents at a Private Residence in Big Bear, California

11. Pops of Blue

Sunflower centerpiece flowers trend for your wedding

From:A Waterfront Wedding in Montauk, NY

12. Matching Bouquets

Sunflower bouquet flowers trend for your wedding
KMD Creations (Photo & Film)

From:A Bright Shabby Chic Wedding at Casa Feliz in Winter Park, Florida

13. Sunny Place Cards

Sunflower placecard trend for your wedding

From:A Bright Yellow Wedding at The Adler Planetarium in Chicago, Illinois

14. Picture-Perfect Wreath

Sunflower wreath trend for your wedding
She-n-He Wedding Photography

From:A Casual Wedding at Barr Mansion & Artisan Ballroom in Austin, Texas

15. Flower Wall

Sunflower DIY photo wall trend for your wedding
Melissa Fuller Photography

From:A Summer Garden Wedding at Campovida in Hopland, California

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