baby’s breath

White wedding with baby's breath flowers

Gypsophilia, or baby’s breath as it is known in the United States and Canada, is a genus of about 100 different flowering plants that love to grow in chalk rich soils, which is why its name literally means ‘lover of chalk.’

Darling baby’s breath wedding invitations available at Minted.

photo credits: escort cards, cottage, cake, Valentino¬†lace dress, baby’s breath centerpieces, bottled lemonade.

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Editor of Burnett's Boards, which she founded to showcase global creativity in the wedding industry. Sara currently lives out of a suitcase while island hopping the Caribbean and beyond. Learn More // Follow on Instagram.


  1. That cake is gorgeous!

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