07/09/2013 02:55 pm ET

Wedding Flowers: Expert Michael Gaffney Shares Tips For DIY Brides (VIDEO)

If you're a DIY bride, you've probably already added "arrange wedding flowers" to your to-do list. New York School of Flower Design director Michael Gaffney stopped by HuffPost Live on Monday to share his advice for brides who have opted to design their own flowers for their Big Day. Tip number one? Keep it simple!

Watch the video above to learn Gaffney's tricks of the trade, and click here to watch the full segment on HuffPost Live.

Click through the slideshow below to see some of our favorite rose bouquets.

Red Rose Bouquets

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