Christmas ornament bouquet and paper centerpieces #Floral DIY#blue shoes#bouquet alternatives#centerpiece#christmas#colorful#non-floral bouquet#non-floral centerpiece#paper flowers#starred May 25 | Ariel Meadow Stallings offbeatariel Check out these gorgeous non-floral bouquets: Sandy, the bride, made her bouquet out of christmas tree ornaments, and her bridesmaid's bouquets out of paper. (Unrelated: check out Sandy's shoes! And her purple crinoline! *swoon* I'm dying over here!) Sandy also made the centerpieces out of paper: Check out all the photos here, and rest assured that I'm already stalking Sandy and will hopefully have a full profile soon. You all know how much I love a colorful wedding… Update: here's the full profile! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Ariel Meadow Stallings Author of Offbeat Bride: Creative Alternatives for Independent Brides, Ariel acts as the publisher of all the Offbeat Empire websites. She lives, loves, and dorks out hard in Seattle, WA. @offbeatariel @offbeatbride PREVIOUS Feather fascinators and magic wedding headpieces from Breeziway NEXT Sandy's colorful, crafty, hip-but-won't-scare-grandma wedding Toggle comments [ 19 ] Great pictures and cool idea to reuse those wonderful ornaments for a bouquet!! I love those paper flowers so cool too. I also love the cake!! awesome wedding and overall pictures!! Congrats to the couple!! By the way great use of a "green" wedding to reuse everything, well almost everything! 1 agrees Reply Beautiful colors. It just puts a smile to one's face. 1 agrees Reply The cake is a copy of a Lovin' Spoonful cake. The original one is one of my faves! 0 agree Reply Colour! Splash! Just brilliant! LOVE it all! 0 agree Reply I have the same dress, except my sash is black. I loved her purple crinoline and especially the shoes (I already have some glittery silver chucks picked out though). Any hints on where to get a crinoline like that? 0 agree Reply love love love it! 0 agree Reply How absolutely gorgeous and fun!! 0 agree Reply The crinoline was originally a regular white one from David's Bridal. There are lots of crinoline dying tutorials online and, trust me, it's just as easy as everyone says! Just a warning, though, I think that dress is actually not supposed to have a crinoline added (because there's already some tulle built in), but I didn't care. We had to cut out some of the purple to make it less mega-poofy but it worked. 0 agree Reply Sandy! I don't know if you still visit Offbeat Bride or not, but I also tried to reach you vis your Flickr account. I am in LOVE with the sash on your dress! I must have it in orange if possible! Can you tell me where you got it? Or if there's a pattern online for it somewhere? I don't really have time to have it made, but I would try if I had to! Please! Any help would be appreciated! Thanks! 0 agree Reply […] Well, that didn't take long! As seen on OBB yesterday, here's the full scoop on Sandy's colorful wedding and her Christmas ornament bouquet […] 0 agree Reply I adore the paper bouquet! I'm all about the splashes of colour too. I'm having the original crinoline of my dress removed and getting my grandma to sew in a red one for a nice pop of colour. 0 agree Reply LOVE the flowers—did you use a pattern? i so need to make those..any help you can give would be appreciated! 0 agree Reply Love your wedding! Where did you find your shoes? Love them too!! 0 agree Reply I absolutly love everything about your wedding and I am dying to know how to make those awesome paper flowers! I would love if you could let me know how they're made! 1 agrees Reply I would love if you could tell me how your ornament bouquet was made. 0 agree Reply […] also ran across this post featuring these lovely bouquet […] 0 agree Reply I think this is a great idea! Very fun colours. 0 agree Reply This is absolutely fabulous. I love it! 0 agree Reply how did she make these boquets? 2 agree Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.