Monthly Archives: August 2013

Botanical Monograms

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Holly Heider Chapple Flowers 

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Floral Occasions 

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Events in Bloom

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Peony & Plum Floral Design 

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Lush Couture Floral and Dorothy Gautreaux Photography

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Fete des Fleurs and Sil Azevedo Photography 

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Sasha Souza and Damion Hamilton Photography

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Mansion and Marsh

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Bloomers Flowers 

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Zinnia Floral Design

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Heavenly Blooms 

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Shea Hopely Flowers 

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Modern Day Floral and Kelly Braman Photography

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Brandon Kidd Photography 

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Beautiful Blooms Events 

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Honey and Poppies and One Love Photography 

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Art with Nature and Adrienne Gunde Photography 

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Blush Floral Design

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Beautiful Blooms Events and MK Photography

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Fete des Fleurs and Sil Azevedo Photography

Hope your weekend is amazing! Can’t wait to meet you back here on Monday…

Antlers + Flowers

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Holly Flora and Our Labor of Love by Heidi 

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Cori Cook Floral Design and Rouxby Photography

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Kim Starr Wise and A Girl and a Camera Photography

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Todd Events and Perez Photography

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Summer Thornton Design and Desire to Inspire 

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JL Designs 

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The Vine’s Leaf and Bliss by Blue Sky’s Photography

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Hothouse Design Studio 

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La Petite Fleur 

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Primary Petals 

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La Petite Fleur 

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Hothouse Design Studio 

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Park Place Design and Lauren Nicole Photography

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David Kurio Designs 

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Pollen Floral Art and Loot Vintage Rentals and Paige Newton Photography

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Bows and Arrows 

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Planet Flowers and Sarah Elizabeth Photography 

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Primary Petals and Lukas & Suzy VanDyke Photography

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Primary Petals

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Events in Bloom and Morgan Lynn Photography

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Happy Thursday!

Working Designer Wednesday

Hoping to provide you with some mid-week inspiration. A few of my favorites this week…


1.Bloom That…a San Francisco-based flower delivery service that can deliver a bouquet by bike within 90 minutes! Read about it

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2. Behind the scenes…

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Events in Bloom 

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Romance of Flowers 

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Valley Flower Company 

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Color My World (Look who’s going to have a baby! Congratulations Katie & Joel)

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Soiree Floral 

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3. Inspiration for organizing your workspace…bet you thought I had forgotten, didn’t you Susan?

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Atlanta Homes

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Lani Elizabeth (love those ribbon nooks)

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Spruce (look at that awesome cooler!)

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My Scandinavian Home 


4. Terrarium place cards…

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The Moody Fashionista and Dream Box Photography


5. Designers to watch…

Amy Dunlap @ Amy Lynne Originals

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Eden @ The Garden of Eden

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Margaret Ludwig @ Giverny Design

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6. Check out this interview with Sarah Ryhanen (Saipua) …


photo via Winnie Au Photography


7. You’ll be amazed…watch this.


Design Lab Events


8. Flowers for the famous…

Dawn French’s bridal bouquet designed by The Blue Carrot

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A Valentine’s Day delivery for Beyonce…designed by Ovando

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Wedding flowers designed by Jeff Leatham for Tina Turner’s wedding…hello Oprah and Gayle!

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9. One big reason you continue enduring the stress of the flower business…

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Flora Fauna 

The Wedding of Samira and Amir

Toulies en Fleur and Eli Turner Photography

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Hello Blossoms 

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Posh Floral Designs 

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Erin Volante Floral and Pure in Art Photography 

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Hens and Chicks 


10. Learn to calculate how many flowers it takes to cover a sphere…thanks Mayesh!


Have a wonderful Wednesday!


Fresh Berries + Flowers

Available right now at G. Page Flowers

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The Flower Factory 

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Solomon Bloemen 

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Oak and the Owl 

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Bows and Arrows 

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Clare Day Flowers 

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Poppies and Posies and Jen Huang Photography 

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The Bouquets of Ascha Jolie 

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Bella Fiori 

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design 

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design 

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L’Oasis Floral Design 

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Floret Flower Farm 

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Natalie Bowen 

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True Florette Floral Design 

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 Cecilia Fox 

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Studio Choo and Tec Petaja Photography 

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Ink and Peat and Kim + Phil Photography

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Courtenay Lambert Florals 

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Lila B 

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Francoise Weeks 

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 Planet Flowers and Sarah Elizabeth Photography 

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Floret Flower Farm 

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Kelly Oshiro Design and Jess Wilcox Photography

Happy Tuesday!


From Pampas grass to Steel grass…from Fountain grass to Wheat grass…the texture is a unique showstopper…

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Ashley Fox Designs and Fishtale Photography

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design 

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Floral Art

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Michael George 

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Floral Art 

Gia Canali Photography

Gia Canali Photography 

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Twig & Grace and Chesterton Smith Photography

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Floral Art

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design 

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The Arrangement Company and Stoneblue Productions

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Sullivan Owen 

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Cotton Blossom 

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Sullivan Owen 

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Forage For

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design 

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Ashley Fox Designs and Erin Bell Photography 

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Holly Flora 

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Denise Fasanello 

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Laura Kuy Flowers 

Lorraine Daley Wedding Photography

Sullivan Owen and Lorraine Daley Photography 

Lorraine Daley Wedding Photography

Sullivan Owen and Lorraine Daley Photography

Welcome to a brand new week! Make it count…