The Departure Toss
Brides Magazine suggests the following alternatives for slippery rice and messy bubbles.
These lightweight buds, meant for tea, can be lofted high (pearlrivermart.com)
2. Shredded Paper:
Order bags of the stuff in your wedding colors (nashvillewraps.com)
3. Autumn Leaves:
Grab a rake from your garage and head for the backyard
4. Freeze-dried Flower Petals:
Why pluck roses when you can purchase them by the bag? (petalgarden.com)
5. Star-shaped Confetti:
A constellation of gold stars makes the grade (orientaltrading.com)
Biodegradable tosses treat the earth kindly (ecoparti.com)
7. Lavender Buds:
Bitty buds come in purple, blue, pink and white (lostmountainlavender.com)
8. Wildflower Seeds:
The perfect toss for a wedding in a meadow (americanmeadows.com)
Red rose loose tea and violet loose tea, Pearl River Mart; pearlrivermart.com.
Paper for cones, Origami Paper Store; origamipaperstore.com.
Ribbon, Anna Griffin; annagriffin.com.
Paper For Cones:
Origami Paper Store