Posts Tagged With: windermere flowers and gifts

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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Spring Fever

I know, I know…Spring has only just begun. But at the rate this year is going, Summer will be here before we know it! I’ve got my eye on bright colorful arrangements and centerpieces for every occasion. One of my favorite trends, are adding citrus fruit to floral centerpieces. Natural centerpieces are becoming more and &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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Burlap

Incorporating burlap into your wedding decor is completely affordable and DIY friendly. Adding small touches of burlap to your decor can give your wedding a rustic feel. This material is also eco-friendly, as it’s made from the jute plant which is known for it’s strength and durability. Burlap will decompose naturally if left outside. Take &hellip Continue reading »

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Kaitlyn + John

We finally received images from a wedding we provided flowers for back in June! The lovely wedding of Kaitlyn and John Mielke was held at the Cypress Grove Estate House. The photos turned out stunning – take a look! Congratulations Mr. & Mrs. Mielke! Cypress Grove Estate House http://www.cypressgroveestatehouse.com/ Big City Catering http://www.bigcitycatering.com/ LGT Productions https://www.facebook.com/DJJerryTorres   Share &hellip Continue reading »

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Floral Industry Economical Status

Since the global economy has faltered, people are not spending money on gifts and flowers as they have in the past. If a family has to struggle just to make a mortgage payment and pay for utilities, their budget will not permit them to send flowers to distant relatives. Sending flowers overseas was once a &hellip Continue reading »

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Bloemenveiling Aalsmeer

Do you know what the largest trade building in the entire world is?  It’s the Bloemenveiling Aalsmeer in the Netherlands!  The Bloemenveiling Aalsmeer sets the world price for flowers and plants each morning between 7am and 11am through an auction.  Every day, 19 million flowers and 2 million plants are sold through 13 clocks in &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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Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Epcot at Disney’s International Flower and Garden Festival unfortunately, came to a close this weekend. The Epcot Flower and Garden Festival is Disney’s annual horticultural event that takes place each year during the spring. The 2011 event took place from Wednesday, March 2, 2011 through Sunday, May 15, 2011. Each year, the Disney World Gardening &hellip Continue reading »

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