The natural aroma and whimsical texture of a lavender flower is certainly refreshing and attracting. Not to mention, these buds mean “feminine,” “royal,” and “elegant;” all quintessential bridal-worthy words. Why not think a bit outside-the-box and stray away from traditional? Let’s get inspired by some lavender wedding wonders with these organic, beautiful lavender bouquets! Mix this …

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This National Garden Month, put your green thumb to work to add your own personal, floral touch to upcoming 2013 weddings. Whether it’s your own wedding or you’re tasked with floral responsibilities for a friend or family member’s wedding, growing your own flowers for this special day can save a fortune in florist fees. Brush …

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bold wedding colors

Plum, Mango and Green Color Scheme – How I Put It All Together by Angie Zimmerman, the Wedding Flower Diva I recently had a winery wedding and the bride and groom chose a color scheme of plum, mango (orange) and green. This was a great color scheme to work with…the colors pop off of each other …

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using local wedding flowers

Thinking about DIY Wedding Flowers? Here’s How To Avoid Disasters I had a very interesting experience last week I was in Las Vegas for the Event Solutions Conference and because the new Preston Bailey Fundamentals of Floral Design Course was launched there and I am the author of the course in collaboration with The Wedding …

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spring flowers for weddings

I know you are excited about your upcoming wedding and probably a little nervous as well.  As brides, we want everything to be perfect.  After all, you are hosting the biggest party you’ll possibly ever throw so you want your guests to remember the day as much as you will remember the day.  You also …

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winter wedding flowers

DIY wedding flowers have become a popular trend in recent years thanks to the powerful resources available to brides online. However, most of us lead pretty busy lives, leaving little time to take advantage of the DIY wedding flowers route. One simple solution:  do a little of both — hire a professional florist to handle …

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diy flowers wedding

There are a lot of ways to save money when you are planning a wedding, and DIY wedding flowers is one of them.  It’s a fun project that you can do on your own, or friends can help you with (or do for you, perhaps, as a wedding gift, especially if they are crafty). The …

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using local wedding flowers

Decorating with locally grown flowers is a growing trend in wedding planning.  Many environmentally conscious brides want to plan a wedding that is not only beautiful and a lot of fun, but also respectful of the environment and supportive of local businesses.  Using locally available flowers – whether from a nursery, greenhouse, or some generous …

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