Buttonholes need not be a single-bloom affair. Let your groom's lapel candy match you in style stakes with a selection of the flowers in your own bouquet.

Polly Wreford

A small selection of different flowers, particularly smaller blooms that can be added in abundance will give his look a rustic yet sophisticated appeal.

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Buttonhole (Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound', nigella, lily of the valley, Astrantia major ' Million Stars', thlaspi and Allium naepolitanum, from £7, philippacraddock.com. Linen suit, £825, and cotton shirt, £95, Hackett.com. Bowtie, £15, moaningminnie.bigcartel.com. Lace handerkerchief, £7, goldstitch.co.uk 

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As seen in the September/October 2013 issue of Brides