March 15, 2012

Parrot Tulip Inspired Wedding

Bright, beautiful tulips are a wonderful choice when it comes to selecting flowers for a spring wedding. The array of colors that tulips are available in is endless, and there are several varieties to choose from. For a whimsical look, choose parrot tulips in shades of pink, yellow and orange to create stunning bouquets, centerpieces and even cake toppers.


Have your florist mix parrot tulips with other spring blooms for a centerpiece that is mesmerizing -- Martha Stewart

These bridesmaid's dresses have a ruffled collar that mimics the ruffled edges of a parrot tulip -- J.Crew

The fabric on this bridal gown is also ruffled like the petals of a parrot tulip -- Style Me Pretty

Carry a bouquet that is comprised of several shades of pink, orange and yellow -- Martha Stewart

Serve a sparkling cocktail that fits with your color scheme, like this champagne punch -- Martha Stewart

For an interesting look, have your baker create several smaller cakes and top each one with a small blooming bouquet -- Martha Stewart

This invitation with a pink scalloped border and matching envelope liner is simple, yet bright and fun -- Invitation by Martha Stewart for Crane and Co., available at