6 Sentimental Boutonniere Ideas for Your Groom

Flowers, Grooms
unique boutonniere ideas

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As much as we love a simple floral boutonniere, we also adore more creative and unique lapel accessories, especially if they incorporate some sort of heartfelt sentiment. Here are six meaningful boutonniere ideas to incorporate into your own special day.

Family Photographs (above): Your groom may want to honor special loved ones or family members by wearing a tiny photograph them on his lapel.

Monogram Charms: How sweet is this privet berry boutonniere accented with your initials?

Dog Tags: If your man is in the military, honor his service by fashioning a unique boutonniere incorporating his dog tag.

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Vintage Brooch: How great would your groom look sporting his mother or grandmother's vintage brooch or pin?

Medallions: Another great idea if your groom is in the service is to decorate his jacket with some medallions he's garnered throughout his career.

Initials: This elegant boutonniere combines a sprig of peach-colored stalk with a charm stamped with a loved one's initials.

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