Instead of a basket filled with petals, give your littlest attendants something more fun and creative to carry down the aisle. Here are our favorite ideas (guaranteed to get a chorus of "Awwws!") for your flower girls.
Shells (above): A coconut filled with tiny seashells is perfect for a beach ceremony.
Photo: [JAC Photography](http://www.jacshoot.com/)
Ribbon Wands: How darling would your flower girls look carrying ribbon wands in your wedding colors?
Photo: [Teale Photography](http://tealephotography.net/ target=)
Balloons: This sweet little flower girl made her way down the aisle carrying a single jumbo-size balloon.
Photo: [The Nichols](http://thenicholsblog.com/)
Garland: For a creative spin, send your flower girls down the aisle carrying a lush garland of greenery to display at the altar.
Photo: [Absolutely Loved Photography](http://www.absolutelyloved.com/)
Leis: This couple's flower girl carried pikake and maile leis down the aisle, which the bride and groom later gave to each other to wear during the ceremony.
Photo: [Michele M. Waite Photography](http://photography.michelemwaite.com/)
Signs: Send a pair of flower girls down the aisle carrying a sweet sign, like this one that reads "Here comes the bride."