Posts Tagged With: florist

Mason Jars

The mason jar trend isn’t close to dying out anytime soon – and we’re glad because we love these cute little vessels! Time and time again we find ourselves placing mason jars upon tables or down the aisle. We’ve seem them in a few different colors – the blue tinted jars are definitely a favorite! &hellip Continue reading »

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Bloemencorso

Bloemencorso, or “flower parade,” is an annual tradition in which massive sculptures and floats are created out of flowers. The tradition started in 1936, and has become one of the most celebrated flower events. Bloemencorso takes place in the small Dutch town of Zundert. Nearly fifty-thousand visitors travel to the Netherlands to witness this breath-taking &hellip Continue reading »

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Wedding Trends for 2013

The end of the year is upon us, and it’s time for a new year, new beginnings and new wedding trends! Hooray! Look out for these hot wedding trends in the new year. 1. Emerald Green Pantone has named emerald green the color to watch in 2013. So naturally, we expect to see this earthy &hellip Continue reading »

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Rose Producers

Large flower markets worldwide rarely leak out any information about their flower production process. With Valentine’s Day only 13 days away we can only imagine how crazy flower markets are for the next 2 weeks. Many rose farms make a large profit around this time every year. According to International Business Times, Colombia exports about &hellip Continue reading »

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Constance Spry

CONSTANCE SPRY (1886-1960) As a florist, social reformer, teacher and best-selling author, Constance Spry  democratised home-making in mid-20th century Britain by teaching millions of people that – with a little imagination – they could beautify their homes with flowers plucked from hedgerows and scraps of wasteland. Few people have had such a powerful influence over &hellip Continue reading »

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Shopping for your wedding flowers

Wedding planning can be an exciting, yet challenging time for any couple.  Making sure you are prepared, especially when shopping for wedding flowers, is essential.  Below are a few tips we thought were useful to assist you in your floral shopping.  Know what you need flowers for First, you need to have a realistic budget &hellip Continue reading »

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Fabulous Succulants

  I am so lucky to be a florist today!  There are so many new and fabulous items to work with.  It seems there is not a trip to the flower market that does not include a stunning new find.  While succulents may not be truly “new”, they are certainly more readily available in more &hellip Continue reading »

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History of Roses

The History of the Rose Flower By Valerie Valdez, eHow Contributor No other flower evokes romance like the rose.  A symbol of love, romance and beauty, no other flower evokes the sentiment like the rose. Eros, the Greek god of love, his name an anagram of “rose,” is credited with giving the world‘s first rose. &hellip Continue reading »

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Wedding Blooms: The Calla Lily

Today’s blog we found on bridaltweet.com from Katrinna Purden. Very helpful for anyone who loves this beautiful bloom. Alternate names: arum lily, trumpet lily, Pig lily Symbolism Magnificent beauty – the Calla Lily finds it’s name from the Greek word “Kallos” for beauty Purity and chastity Lust and sexuality Birth, youth and innocence the 6th Wedding anniversary &hellip Continue reading »

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Summer Wedding, Flowers Inspiration: Juliet Peony Rose

Our blog today comes from another blog from a website called onewed.com. OneWed.com is a top wedding planning resource for brides like you! With the largest online wedding vendor search, and honest & detailed ratings & reviews from real brides, OneWed.com is your key to researching, planning, and fulfilling your wedding day wishes. Clever advice, real world stories, &hellip Continue reading »

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