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10 Popular Wedding Floral Trends

No Muss, No Fuss

As we mentioned on the previous page, more isn't always better. Sometimes, an easy classic, like flowers in a clear glass vase, works perfectly. While other brides go out of their way to outdo one another with expensive and elaborate floral arrangements, you can choose a beautiful set of blooms and place them in a few simple vessels. This minimalist scheme works well on eight-top tables with rough linen runners. No excessive ornamentation, no pricey, exotic designs -- just gorgeous flowers. Really, isn't that all you need?

Next, we'll show you how mixing fruit and flowers can sweeten your wedding's floral design.