Monthly Archives: March 2013

Mantle Designs

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Erin Volante Floral and Cornerstone Photography

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Hana Floral Design 

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A Country Farmhouse 

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 Love, Lily

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Honey and Poppies 

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Love, Lily

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McKenzie Powell and Michele M. Waite Photography 

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Sebesta Design 

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Planet Flowers 

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Romance of Flowers 

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Planet Flowers and Rankine Photography

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Sullivan Owen

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City Iris

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Planet Flowers

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Wild at Heart 

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Tuscany Flowers 

Happy Thursday!

Working Designer Wednesday

One of my favorite blogging days…so, here we go…

1. A few things I’m loving from Accent Décor

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…the Hampton box…

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…the Dovi urn…

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…the Desiray votives…

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…ceramic table numbers

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Norah zinc containers…

2. Some dreamy outdoor spaces…

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The Creeping Fig

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Lonny Magazine 

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Style at Home

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House Beautiful

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Sunset Magazine

3. Flowers grown by top-notch growers…

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Bathtub Gardens 

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Love ‘n Fresh Flowers 

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Floret Flower Farm 

4. Inspiring work areas to prepare your proposals and contracts…

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via Simply Seleta

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via Simply Seleta

5. Designers who will inspire you…

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Erin @ Scarlett & Grace 

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Ashley @ The Byrd Collective 

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BB @ Flowers by Busy B

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Lisa @ Flora Bella 

Happy Wednesday!


Painted Flowers

I’m seeing a trend…

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JL Designs 

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Posh Floral Designs 

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Wish Social Events and Melinda Le’ Photography 

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Modern Day Floral 

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The Arrangement Company and Sincerely Liz Photography

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The Arrangement Company and Yvonne Sanders Photography

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Rockrose Floral Design 

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A Day in Provence Floral Design and Spencer Combs Photography

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Rosehip Flora 

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Primary Petals 

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Flowers by Bornay 

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Flowers by Bornay 

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Petals, Ink. and Katherine O’Brien Photography 

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Rhonda Patton Designs 

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Pixies Petals 

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Bows and Arrows 

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Flowers by Bornay 

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Flowers by Bornay 

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JL Designs

Happy Tuesday!

“Chocolate” Flowers

I recently heard about the Chocolate Flower Farm…a farm that specializes in chocolate-colored flowers. After seeing some of the flowers they have to offer, I thought you might enjoy a chocolate flower-filled post! Here are a few of the varieties you can find at the Chocolate Flower Farm

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Nicotiana ‘Chocolate Smoke’

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Alcea Nigra (Hollyhock)

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Dahlia ‘Karma Choc’

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Angelica gigas

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Asiatic Lily ‘Landini’

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Tiger Lily ‘Night Flyer’

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Penstemon ‘Chocolate Drop’ (photo via Amazon)

Now that you’re feeling chocolatey, bet you’ll enjoy these designs…

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Art with Nature and Esther Sun Photography 

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Sullivan Owen

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Krista Jon and Jen O’Sullivan Photography 

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Sharla Flock Designs and Gia Canali Photography 

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Holly Heider Chapple Flowers

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The Byrd Collective

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Zita Elze Flowers 

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deBruyn Designs

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Scarlett & Grace and Wes Davis Photography

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design and Randy Ahart Photography

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Francoise Weeks 

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Wish Social Events 

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Primary Petals 

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Blue Poppy Florist

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Studio Choo and Tec Petaja Photography

Happy Monday!