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New Listings on Etsy…

New Listings on Etsy...
 I have been working on getting up some new items in my Etsy store now that things have slowed down a bit with weddings. This first piece is all gardenias in a lovely teal mercury style glass vase with greenery.  (Please feel free to click on the pictures, as they will take you to the actual listing in my Etsy store.)  This piece is one of my f[...]

Cherry Blossom Hair Comb

Cherry Blossom Hair Comb
Recently I had a potential client on Etsy contact me about my cherry blossom hair comb that I had made last year and she was hoping I could recreate it for her. She said her wedding dress has cherry blossoms in the design and the hair comb would be the perfect touch.I told her I wanted to try something new as I wasn't completely happy with the original design. So I fi[...]

More little projects

More little projects
I've been busy all weekend catching up on little orders and projects. One of my clients wanted to have hair flowers for her son's upcoming wedding. She is a big fan of my work and wanted me to make her hydrangea blossoms for her hair on the wedding day. She wanted light pink ones. So I decided to try to make the centers slightly different than I normally do. [...]

Lily of the Valley, Purple English Roses and Lavender Poppies

Lily of the Valley, Purple English Roses and Lavender Poppies
As I am working on a special project the last few days, I've been also taking little detours along the way. I had some leftover clay from my football mum and hydrangea bouquet order so I decided to make some purple flowers. I made some deep purple English style roses, light lavender poppies and I was inspired by my late mother-in-law's love for lily of the valley. [...]

Hydrangeas in bloom

Hydrangeas in bloom
I know I'm behind in blogging. I hope that this weekend I can catch back up and show you all the things that have been going on in the world of DK Designs. But for now, just sharing this little arrangement I made for one of my long standing clay flower patrons. She bought one of my first arrangements before I got on the Martha Stewart Show. She's such a sweet clie[...]

New Flower Projects

New Flower Projects
It's been a while since my last blog post. I've been busy with helping my husband install a new kitchen floor a day prior to my son's birthday party, throwing my son a birthday party, teaching and finishing up some orders.I wanted to share some photos from a few orders I've been working on. The first is a bridal bouquet order for a client in Texas. She had first as[...]

Some New Arrangements for the Garden Art Party

Some New Arrangements for the Garden Art Party
It's that time again to create some pieces to sell for the Garden Art Party that zenatona and DK Designs are hosting at the DK Designs studio this coming Saturday. We had such a wonderful time in San Diego in October doing the 1st Garden Art Party that Debbie Friedrich of zenatona had envisioned that we decided to do it up in the Bay Area! The above arrangement was [...]

Zenatona and DK Designs Garden Art Party recap – Such a wonderful event!

Zenatona and DK Designs Garden Art Party recap - Such a wonderful event!
"breeze" and "jolliepops" and my clay florals"jellybeams" and with my tropical floral pieceOne of my favorites that I created for the show that I gave to Debbie & her family as a Thank You.I created these great hanging orbs with my clay florals which everyone loved."maya" = LOVE! So beautiful and vibrant!I'm back from my trip down to lovely San Diego! I had such[...]

Blush Pink Anemone Cake Flowers

Blush Pink Anemone Cake Flowers
I love doing cake flowers and it seems to be my trend for the last few weeks, cake decor for weddings and events. I just finished 6 all white peonies each 4.5" in diameter which I will blog about soon, but the one I wanted to share was of my blush pink anemone cake flowers. I love these anemone flowers, especially the blush pink with the dark contrasting black cente[...]

New Arrangements for Etsy

New Arrangements for Etsy
Today has been a whirlwind! After being featured on the home page, I was scrambling around to process orders and get flowers made so I could post some new arrangements. One person who purchased one of the arrangements I listed yesterday asked if I could do another one instead with pink flowers instead of purple. So I had to make a new one. I decided to relist the [...]