Ribbon Box Events Blog

April 4, 2011

Word of the Week: Boutonniere

Filed under: Inspiration,Word of the Week — by Ribbon Box Events, LLC @ 10:05 am




1. A flower or small bouquet worn, usually by a man, in the buttonhole of a lapel.

Wedding Wise:

While traditional boutonnieres are floral…

You can also have some fun and think outside of the box! Here’s a little inspiration!

From succulents…

Image from Stephanie Williams Photography

  to ribbon…

Image from Style Me Prettyeven a pinwheel!Image from Jagger Photography

Love the natural look of this wheat duo!

Image from In Style Weddings

 Sometimes small little random objects are just what is called for..

Image from Jeremy Cunanan

 Herbs, fresh from the garden:

Image from In Style Weddings

LOVE this bout of golf tees!

Image from Flush Designs

lots of different feather varieties…

Image from Martha Stewart Weddings

 Look what this bride came up with- cotton!

Image by Silver Six Pence

 There are so many creative crafters out there- check out these buttons!

Image from Starting Out Savvy


 Sometimes, it’s a combination of materials that really makes a pop!

1 Comment »

  1. […] What about the men? Don’t worry guys, we haven’t forgotten about you!  (Check out an older post, completely devoted to boutonnieres, HERE!) […]

    Pingback by Word of the Week: Corsage « Ribbon Box Events Blog — May 2, 2011 @ 10:22 am |Reply

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