This butterfly bouquet is the nature-inspired bouquet you can totally DIY #Decor DIY#Fashion DIY#DIY#diy bouquet#fairy wedding#fantasy wedding#non-floral bouquet#tutorial August 10 | Catherine Clark bijouxandbits Photos by: Perspectives Photography by Monique Montoya Photos by Perspectives Photography by Monique Montoya I was recently reminded of a very fun non-floral bouquet that was a big bunch of silk butterflies from Karly & Jack's Texas wedding. Faux butterflies are a natural choice for a bouquet due to their colors, textures, and of course, they last forever and can be made way ahead of time! Whether you're channeling Effie Trinket or just want to become one with the Monarchs… you can make this bouquet on the cheap… How to DIY a butterfly bouquet Grab yourself a bunch of silk butterflies with wire stems (the more you get, the fuller your bouquet can be; this kind comes in lots of colors and even dragonflies!). Using a bouquet holder with a floral foam end, insert the butterfly stems to arrange it the way you'd like it to look. Bouquet holders can be pretty fancy, too, if you're into that look. If you don't love the color of the wires, feel free to wrap them in some floral tape. Optional: Add in whatever other decorations you'd like such as ribbons, baby's breath, real flowers, crystals, brooches, etc. Bonus: add the matching butterflies to other decor! Want a butterfly bouquet but don't want to DIY? Places like Etsy have tons of pre-made options… Brooch bouquet with butterflies from innocentchaoscouk Butterfly Bouquet fromJewelry Bouquet Pink White Butterflies Bouquet from Eten Iren Blue & Teal Butterfly Bouquet from justanns A nest of eggs? Seven pounds of iron? These 25 epic non-floral bouquets will ignite your creativity Felt and paper bouquets are super popular for good reason -- they're fucking awesome! And you can keep them around a hell of a lot longer than real flowers. But… Read More 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 Catherine Clark Catherine Clark is Offbeat Bride’s Senior Editor. In her spare time she loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur baby, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS An intimate Derby Day wedding (with handmade rings!) NEXT Sea queen meets literary nerd wedding (with the founding of a new land!) Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment 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.