It is quite fascinating how flowers can transform an event from sub-standard to visually stunning with just a few careful considerations. Whether it’s a wedding, a corporate event or a team-building dinner, a touch of natural colour is always an excellent choice and can really complete a room.
Even a little flower box as a centre piece on each table can make all the difference. So, get creative and try to come up with as many different ideas as possible until you find the perfect combination for your theme. In this post we are going to explore the importance of flowers, and how you can benefit from using them at your next event.
A successful event is going to require some decoration in one form or another. Effective lighting is always important, though there’s nothing quite as effective as some well-optimised and carefully thought-out floral arrangements. So, if you want to present a truly memorable event, then it’s certainly worth thinking about what types of flowers you’re going to need.
Colour is Key
If you want to get flowers delivered to your event, you’ll first have to decide on which colours are going to be the most effective for the type of event that you’re hosting. In many cases, with online florists you can now shop by colour, which make’s life an awful lot easier, however with an event it’s always worth speaking to the florist directly and seeing what advice they might have to share with you – always assume that you’re speaking to someone who knows something that you don’t; even if you don’t take their advice, you might get some interesting inspiration.
There is so much more to flowers than their beautiful colours, but their powerful fragrances too. A truly memorable event is going to be one that offers a sensory overload for its attendees. So, choose wisely when deciding on which flowers to use for decorating your event, as the perfume is going to be important as well. Sure, there will be one or two people whose hay-fever will be off-the-chart, though you’ve got to break a few eggs to make an omelette, remember?
There are many questions that you must ask before rushing into it, as you’re going to want the right combination of flowers before going ahead. Look at different flowers colours and their meanings, the various styles and textures and how they might work in with various lighting schemes and so on. Again, be as bold and creative as you dare and don’t be afraid to accept help or advice from other people. There might be someone who is as passionate about flowers as you are events!