Many times, with all that Florida heat and lack of water, the boutonniere wilts before the reception. A non-floral boutonniere is long-lasting and can be kept as a keepsake.
And if brides are jumping on the non-floral bandwagon then certainly grooms can follow suit.
From a baseball rose to mini guitar, we present 15 unique non-floral boutonniere ideas for every type of groom.
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If you don’t want to sacrifice the elegant look of a boutonniere, a rose made out of his favorite sports ball is a great option.
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If your groomsmen are beer connoisseurs, consider decorating each boutonniere with each person’s preferred beer cap.
Here’s a fresh take on the bow tie: use it as an accent to a bright handkerchief.
Photo: Sweet Violet Bride
This camera lens boutonniere is the perfect accessory for a husband-to-be with a great eye.
Hit the bulls-eye with a mini darts-inspired boutonniere. Mark targets on important numbers (such as your wedding date) for special significance.
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As a nod to the groom’s love for fly fishing, a decorative lure was used in place of a boutonniere.
If you look closely, you’ll spot the golf tee behind the cluster of hops. This boutonniere combination is ideal for a man who loves golf and beer.
Musicians can rejoice with this Fritts Rose Now boutonniere with mini guitar and picks. An alternative idea is to get custom printed guitar picks for the groomsmen.
Give your bouttonieres a nostalgic touch with LEGO or superhero figurines. Each groomsman can get one custom to his personality and taste.
This nautical boutonniere is composed of a navy and white striped ribbon, rope and gold nautical charm.
Photo: Seattle Bride Magazine
For a whimsical and fun boutonniere idea (or for a groom who’s the life of the party), wrap up a bright party horn.
Photo: John Park Photography
These succulent boutonnieres were adorned with a prop that represented each groomsman’s favorite hobby.
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He holds the key to your heart, and now he can wear it on his sleeve.
Your mechanic or car hobbyist will appreciate this creative spark plug boutonniere.
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If you have a tech geek on your hands, this adorable Mac and iPhone combination is a definite conversation starter.