Where To Buy A Cheap Prom Corsage, Because Flowers Can Get Freaking Expensive

Newsflash: For growing naturally in the ground (thanks mama earth!), flowers are freaking expensive. Fortunately, I've scouted out where to buy a cheap prom corsage so you can rock some floral bliss on your special night without breaking the bank. Every corsage below clocks in under $50!

Of course, if you have enough time and are feeling crafty, one of the easiest ways to cut costs on a prom corsage is making your own. Flower Moxie made an epic YouTube tutorial for how to create the perfect DIY wrist corsage with a slap bracelet, a plastic adapter (brilliant), a few small zip ties, and a satin ribbon.

As for what flowers to use, Flower Moxie recommends "spray roses, ranunculus, button mums, and carnations ... as well as many types of greenery!" Additionally, 1-800-FLOWERS.com expert Julie Mulligan provided a few tips on flower pairing, telling me "Roses + Berzelia Berries + Waxflower" work to create a bright boho look, while "Hydrangea Clusters + Rice flower + Monte Casino" come together for a soft, romantic vibe.

But if you know for sure that there is no way in hell you're going to try to make your own prom corsage, I totally understand! Scroll on for great budget-friendly-ish corsage picks.

1. Purple Elegance Corsage

Purple Elegance Corsage, $25, 1800Flowers

Loving the burst of spring feels happening here.

2. Succulent Corsage Bracelet

Succulent Corsage Bracelet, $15, Etsy

How minimalist stunner is this?!

3. Dark Blue Corsage

Dark Blue Corsage, $32, Etsy

This edgy punk-vibe corsage comes with a matching bouttoniere.

4. Beloved Blooms Corsage

Beloved Blooms Corsage, $20, Teleflora

Pretty and pink just reached a whole new level.

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5. Sheet Music Flower Corsage

Sheet Music Flower Corsage, $15, Etsy

For all the band members out there!

6. Purple Promise Wristlet

Purple Promise Wristlet, $38, Teleflora

A bit of a splurge, but well worth it.

7. Succulent Wildflower Corsage

Succulent Wildflower Corsage, $27, Etsy

I can't even get over this forest feels perfection.

8. Yellow And Aqua Wrist Corsage

Yellow And Aqua Wrist Corsage, $18, Etsy

Bright, fun, and quirky!

9. Mint Succulent Bracelet

Mint Succulent Bracelet, $45, Etsy

This is actually clay, so it lasts FOREVER.

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