Calla lilies have been used as wedding flowers or in bridal bouquets since a long time. Although, white lilies are most popular ones, these flowers are also found in a variety of colors like pink, purple, green, orange, yellow and peach. Calla lilies can be planted outdoors as well as indoors. They are known as wedding flowers and are used for a variety of purposes. Calla lily wedding themes are very popular, as these flowers can be used for making wedding centerpieces, favors or even flower arrangements.
Centerpieces With Calla Lily
One of the properties of calla lily is that it lasts for at least 5-6 days even after it is cut. Therefore, a bouquet or centerpiece made of these lilies tends to last longer. Centerpieces made using these flowers are simple, attractive, and also budget-friendly. If you have a calla lily themed wedding, then you can use the following ideas to make easy, but interesting centerpieces at home.
The simplest and the easiest way of making centerpieces for weddings is using only calla lilies, without other flowers or accessories. All you require is a long-stemmed vase (a champagne glass can also be used) and 4-5 white or colored calla lilies. Cut the stems according to the length of the vase and put some water in it. Now, place the calla lilies into the vase. You can even tie colorful ribbons to the stem of flower, that is visible above the vase.
A centerpiece made with roses and calla lilies together looks very beautiful. You can take ideas by taking a look at a rose and calla lily bouquet for making a centerpiece. Red or pink roses and white calla lilies, together, make great table pieces. You will have to use a bigger vase in order to accommodate all the flowers; or you may even consider using a deep bowl for making this centerpiece.
One of the best features of a calla lily is that it can be easily bent. Therefore, making different types of centerpieces is easier. Use calla lilies in combination with other flowers to make a centerpiece in a bowl. You can bend the lilies, include other flowers and greens to make a short centerpiece in a short time. Make sure to use while calla lilies as they go with most flowers and greens, and you do not have to spend time in mixing and matching the pieces together.
Now, if you have a white or pastel decor, you can use brightly colored flowers to make a centerpiece. Using brightly-colored calla lilies would surely add that much-needed color to a relatively sober decor. The centerpiece pictured alongside is simple to make, with just the flowers and greens. You can also add decorative stones, fillers, pearls or crystals to make an ornamental centerpiece.
Last, but not the least, if you are looking for a traditional centerpiece for a wedding, why not try the one pictured alongside? Using a calla lily wedding bouquet as a centerpiece has two benefits. Firstly, it is simple and easy to make. Secondly, if yours is a budget-friendly wedding, this will help in cutting the costs when it comes to flowers and table decor. However, make sure you have a decorative vase to complement the bouquet centerpiece.
You can try these simple ideas of making centerpieces; or you can be creative and come up with your own ideas for making centerpieces. Good luck!