Baby’s breath, real name Gypsophila, gets a bad wrap as a filler flower. However, you’d be stunned to see how fabulous this cloud-like bloom looks on it’s own en masse. Long lasting and budget friendly, this is one flower that makes a fabulous choice for your wedding. What’s the best season to use baby’s breath at your wedding, you ask? Summer, when it’s in season! We’re sharing our 10 favorite ways to use baby’s breath that will have you wondering why you didn’t consider it sooner.
1. Floral Headpiece
Baby’s breath is the perfect choice for a neutral colored floral headpiece that looks absolutely lovely.
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2. Ceremony Arbor
A fluffy display of baby’s breath looks elegant as an addition to your ceremony arch.
3. Floral Wreath
Add a whimsical element to your décor with a sweet display of baby’s breath in the form of a floral wreath.
Photo by Marta Locklear; Floral by Holly Chapple Flowers
DIY courtesy of Two Delighted
For a chic accent for the groom, look no further than a baby’s breath boutonniere.
When it comes to baby’s breath, more is more! This bloom is relatively inexpensive, so feel free to go big.
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6. Ceremony Aisle
Dress up your ceremony by lining the aisle with charming baby’s breath.
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7. Escort Cards
Add an elegant accent to your escort card display with a fluffy bed of baby’s breath.
This delicate bloom looks lush as the focal point of your reception tables.