For the Mandala flower, here is a step-by-step photo gallery. To do this you start at step 1 with 7 strings attached and 6 with Einhängeschlingen on 7 folded thread. Other threads are then inserted by most of us with an ordinary shoelace knot.
Sheet music instead of a book Storybook Paper Roses bouquet. It would killlll me to rip apart a book for this, but this is SUCH a cool idea cost effective. Smaller ones can be made for the bridesmaids. My only concern is if the ink rubs off on the dress.
Get the garment rack off the floor Inexpensive dress room. Check out this gorgeous converted bedroom makeover--- vanity in front of window, vintage lighting, garment racks, small dresser w/ vanity tray, build in laundry sorter