Monthly Archives: April 2014

Working Designer Wednesday

I’ve been thinking a lot about what I hear from you each week. #1 in the line-up today is for those of you who worry about the negative vibes you get from certain people in your lives when you are experiencing success…

1. “Next time you get hated on, remember what a lot of them are really saying.” Read more here.

2. A favorite tutorial by Ovandohere.

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3. Designers Album…photos of designers that made me smile…

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Susanne @ The Blue Carrot

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Sarah @ Honey of a Thousand Flowers (Britt Chudleigh Photography)

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Adrianne @ Adrianne Smith Floral Design

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A very young Sachi Rose

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Angie @ Posh Floral Designs

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Eric @ Bee’s Wedding & Event Floral Designs

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Margaret @ Giverny Design (Genevieve Leiper Photography)

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Julia Rose@ Wedding Flowers by Julia Rose

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Stacie @ Blush Custom Floral

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Stacy @ Stacy K Floral

4. Pop Tulips! For Instant Happiness…click here.

5. Office spaces I love…

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The Creeping Fig

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Blueprint Bliss

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Lonny Magazine

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Rachel Kabukala Photography

6. A day in the life of Megan Connelly, owner of Meg Catherine Flowers…read about it here.


7. And because it’s finally spring, some favorite outdoor spaces…

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Mondrian Soho Hotel

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Beaux Mondes

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The Creeping Fig

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Troy Rhone Garden Design

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Molly Wood Garden Design

8. Printed materials that caught my eye…

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Alicia Jayne Florals

(printed paper guest towels to leave with the bridal party to catch bouquet drips)

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Denise Fasanello (promo books by Artifact Uprising)

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Thistle and Honey

Have a great Wednesday!

Mantle Arrangements

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Adrianne Smith Floral Design and Jen Wojcik Photography

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Planet Flowers

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Giverny Design

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Blush & Bloom

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Urban Earth Design Studios and Paul Morse Photographs

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Rebecca Shepherd Floral Design

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Events in Bloom

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Sachi Rose

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Green Dahlia and Katie Slater Photography

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Sparrow & Rose and Christopher Currie Photography

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Tamara Menges Designs and Christa Elyce Photography

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Verbena Floral Design

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Denise Fasanello and Maggie Haskov Photography

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Laura Kuy Flowers

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Tinge and Ciara Richardson Photography

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Branching Out and Scott Hagar Photography

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Planet Flowers

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Flower Magazine and Dee Wood Photography

Happy Tuesday!


Here’s a little bloom that’s been pretty quiet over the last year…

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Clark Lara Photography

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Flora Organica Designs and Muir Adams Photography

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Three Sisters

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Flora Nova

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Stoneblossom and Snap! Weddings

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Courtenay Lambert Floral Design

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Belle Fleur

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Flora Nova and Red Thread Images

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Meg Smith Photography

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Fleurtacious Designs and Matt Ramos Photography

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Beautiful Blooms Events

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Precious Pear

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Michelle Rago

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Tic-Tock Couture Florals

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Flowers To Be by Bree

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Dahl Photog

Happy Monday!

Flowers + Bridal Shoes

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Ashley Fox Designs

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Nest Floral Studio and Images by Rebekah

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Honey and Poppies

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Denise Fasanello Flowers and MGB Photography

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Petalena and Simply Bloom Photography

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Jose Villa Photography

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Shotgun Floral Design and Delbarr Moradi Photography

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Bloomers and Gideon Photography

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Camilla Svensson Burns Flowers and Simply Bloom Photography

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Botanique and Tara Brown Photography

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Blush Floral Design and Julia Jane Studios

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Lane Dittoe

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L’Oasis Floral Design

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Twigg Botanicals and Jessica Claire Photography

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Lane Dittoe

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Planet Flowers and Rankine Photography

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Flowerbazar and Mary Moon Photography

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 Liz Rusnac Floral Design and Kari Renee Photography


Quintessential Weddings & Events and  Kokoro Photography and Love & Thistle

Have a great weekend! Meet you back here on Monday with more flowers…