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More Custom Arrangements…

More Custom Arrangements...
My client Melissa, asked me to make several arrangements. The first set was of a lily of the valley arrangement in a silver mint julep cup and French Macarons. In addition to that order she wanted an arrangement of white peonies and bluish purple muscari.  She wanted the macarons to be embellished with sparkles and iridescent paints in Tiffany blue, pink a[...]

Mini Teapot and Teacup Ensemble

Mini Teapot and Teacup Ensemble
 One of my repeat customers, had purchased a mini teapot and teacup ensemble for her mother for Mother's Day. A friend of her's saw it and fell in love with the idea. So my client asked if I could make another set for her friend to give for Christmas. This time she requested daffodils, purple irises and pink roses.  I just love how they turned out! [...]

Stunning Red and White Bouquet for a Military Couple

Stunning Red and White Bouquet for a Military Couple
One of my brides had originally ordered a bouquet for herself, her bridesmaids and boutonnieres for the guys, however, her fiance is in the military and his orders got pulled in for deployment so instead of a larger October wedding, they were having a small wedding with their families this coming month.  Shannon wanted vivid red poppies to honor the veteran[...]

An Etsy Purchase Leads to a Custom Order…

An Etsy Purchase Leads to a Custom Order...
Last week an Etsy buyer purchased one of my trio of vases for her friend for her birthday. She asked me if I was going to offer any other ones before Valentine's Day. I told her that I could create a custom piece for her and asked her what she had in mind. She said she wanted light pink peonies, lavender hydrangeas and peach ranunculus.The nice thing about these vase[...]

Reds and Magenta Pink… Beautiful Valentine’s Day Gift!

Reds and Magenta Pink... Beautiful Valentine's Day Gift!
When I went to get more vases, I found these I LOVE U ones too. So I decided to do a red and magenta pink trio with garden rose, open peony and tulips. I again did the bud and full flower combination for each. I decided to experiment with my peonies again and I just LOVE how this turned out. Petal unfolding onto petal.I don't often do tulips, so I decided to work on [...]

Light Purple Trio of Hyacinth, Lilac and Sweet Peas

Light Purple Trio of Hyacinth, Lilac and Sweet Peas
Ever since I found these cute vases, I've been spinning my creative wheels thinking up some cute trios of flowers to put in them. My inspiration was from my dear friend Susana at citrusandorange blog! She was redesigning the bedroom of her 2 beautiful daughters and she had stated how she loves lilac and sweet peas. The room was filled with love shades of purple and ye[...]

Cafe Au Lait Dahlia Cake Flowers

Cafe Au Lait Dahlia Cake Flowers
A client came to me by way of my Etsy shop asking if I could create different size dahlias for her wedding cake. She said her colors were creams and peaches and they are getting married in a cottage setting. She sent me pictures of cafe au lait dahlia flowers to see if I could do it.This is how they turned out. They are so dreamy! Soft peaches, creams and pinks. The b[...]

Custom Floral Arrangement = Magnolias and Plum Blossoms

Custom Floral Arrangement = Magnolias and Plum Blossoms
I'm so fortunate to have clients who have become repeat clients, who ask me to create custom pieces for them. This particular client hired me when I first got on Etsy to create a large gardenia floral arrangement with hints of blue. Since then she's ordered gifts for special people in her life for various occasions.Recently she asked if I could create a low lying arra[...]