Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Colorful Thanksgiving flowers

Bright gold orchids, green anthuriums, hypericum, orange roses, blue hyacinth and purple


Friday, November 26, 2010

Friday Wedding @ The Public House

The last wedding of the season, the day after Thanksgiving. Centerpieces consisted of
ornamental kale, wheat, orange roses, green hydrangea, hypericum berry, exquisite
gold cymbidium orchids, orange wax flower, wisteria vine and dusty miller.

The attendants wore chocolate brown dresses and carried white hydrangea, cream
vandella roses, seeded eucalyptus, gold cymbidium orchids, mini brown and gold/green
cymbidiums with wisteria vine and bronze hypericum.

Jamie the bride carried the same as her attendants on a larger scale. The orchids
were beautiful!

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Fall calla lily wedding

Groomsmen wore a mango calla lily with different shades of hypericum berry, a touch of
bear grass, black ribbon banded with gold wire.
And for the groom, a white calla lily.

Bridesmaid bouquets of mango calla lilies and hypericum berry banded with bronze
ribbon and gold wire.

Brides bouquet of mango and white calla lilies and hypericum tied with white satin,
gold wire and gold pearl pins.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Fall wedding selections

Elevated centerpieces with a autumn selection of green/red hydrangea, burgundy
hanging amaranthus, treasure calla lilies, pale yellow lilies, kangaroo paw, curly willow
and ambiance roses .

Chocolate brown gerbera dasiy, brown miniature cymbidium orchids, vandella
roses, green hypericum. A great combination for the girls bouquets!

Large cylinders containing kale, curly willow, lily grass, calla lilies, roses and
hypericum berry.

Bar Mitzvah flowers

Large cylinders filled with green granny smith and crab apples topped with
some of the nicest hanging amaranthus, anthurium, curly willow, protea, huge
cat tails, calla lilies, roses, hydrangea and aspidistra foliage.

Diana & Tim Colonial Hotel Gardner

The last tent wedding of the year was on October 30th at the Colonial Hotel in

Gardner. Orange tulips, dahlias, hypericum berry, red parrot tulips, hydrangea,

roses and lilies. A great bright fall combination.

The attendants carried dahlias, ranuculus, green and red hydrangea, tulips,

hypericum and"treasure" calla lilies. I have been buying treasure calla lilies,

the popular mango callas have been too dark

in color lately.

Diana carried all orange! A great selection of roses, dahlias, ranuculus, orange
tulips and hypericum.

Thursday, October 21, 2010


I had the opportunity to create some great arrangements for the "Pink Event"
at U Mass tonight. Hot pink roses, pink hydrangea, hanging amaranthus, some
gorgeous raspberry color cymbidium orchids and white nerine lilies.

This was my first time to use my new white vases. I think they looked great.
I can't wait to get more of them!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Harding Allen Estate

We edged the aisle in the garden with petals and hanging glass bowls of roses, hydrangea and amaranthus.

Submerged orchids in large low cylinders. Full blossoms of green cymbidium orchids
curly willow and lily grass swirling through the water.

Place card table arrangement included green hanging amaranthus, green orchids,
bells of Ireland, hydrangea and curly willow.

Megan and David More bouquets

Stems of the bouquets were wrapped with green satin and a lime pearl on wire.

Attendant's bouquets complemented the bride's with green cymbidium orchids.
vandella roses, white mini calla lilies and hydrangea.

David & Megan's wedding at Harding Allen Estate, Barre, MA

This was one of the most beautiful bridal bouquets I made this wedding season. The

handle is a family piece used many times through many generations. You can see the small

size of it, a challenge. The flower selection of green cymbidium orchids, phaelanopsis orchids.

vandella roses, green hydrangea and crystal blush mini calla lilies.

Photo's by Kate Mcelwee photogragher

Some great professional pictures of Becky and Travers wedding at Tower Hill. I love
Kate's style, very talented.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Chocksett Inn Sterling, Wedding flowers

Loren carried a hand tied bouquet of crystal blush calla lilies, vandella roses, green
cymbidium orchids and a soft green/blush pink hydrangea, green hypericum and
poppy pods.

Centerpieces consisted of 3 cylinders grouped on each table. Submerged orchids on
metal banding with a floating candle, a taller cylinder of calla lilies based with hydrangea,
cymbidium orchids and variegated lily grass and a short container of "Charlie Brown"
cymbidium orchids with hypericum and lily grass.

Loren's attendants bouquets consisted of brown and green cymbidium orchids, poppy pods, hypericum and that beautiful pink/green hydrangea. Hand tied bride's bouquet -tied with fabric from Loren's dress. I used the fabric
"florets" to add some dimension to the stem.

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Charter Oaks Country Club, Hudson, wedding flowers

Brett and Matt choose green, white and burgundy/wine for their colors. The room at
Charter Oaks Country Club looked great with this color selection and centerpiece styles.
Elevated centerpieces with grapes inside the vases, calla lilies, orchids, hydrangea, snapdragons,
lily grass and hypericum berry.

The attendants bouquets consisted of green hypericum, green hydrangea, burgundy
callas and green cymbidium orchids. The stems were wrapped in a green and gold ribbon
to match the dresses along with gold pearl pins.

Large cylinder vases banded with variegated aspidistra contained lily grass,
calla lilies, hydrangea, hypericum berry and cymbidium orchids.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Sturbridge Host Hotel- Colorful Wedding Flowers

The attendants carried chartreuse hydrangea, orange hypericum berry, super green roses,
hot pink and orange roses. Tied with bright orange ribbon and a touch of hot pink wire.

Lyndi the bride carried a similar selection of hot pink roses, orange roses, white lilies,
white hydrangea and some beautiful green and white variegated parrot tulips.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Wachusett Country Club West Boylston Wedding Flowers

Demi and Alex selected a soft romantic combination of flowers for their wedding.
One of the lower centerpieces done in a glass cylinder. Check out the variegated
pink and white lisianthus in the center- just perfect!

Attendants bouquet of pink mini calla lilies, soft pink roses,vandella roses, pink
bouvardia, white hydrangea and lisianthus.

Elevated centerpieces of hydrangea, pink snapdragons, pink calcinea, eunoymus,
dendrobium orchids, pink lisianthus and lily grass.