The 5 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Florist Before you Book

You're engaged, you've set the date, and you got your eyes on the perfect venue. We all know that it is now time to plan the most important thing. The flowers, decor, and the pretty stuff! That is the order things usually go, right!? I like to think so! The excitement that comes along with the planning process is inevitable. Your priorities immediately [...]

Hurst Ranch: Vibrant Rustic Elegance

Outdoor venues are the perfect setting for summer weddings in sunny California. When our couple came to me with this beautiful location as their canvas, I was excited to start the planning process and to put all the details they dreamed up into place. Corina and Enrique wanted to make sure that their big day was full of vibrant colors, rustic details, romanc[...]

Hidden Valley Golf: Blush Glam Romance

Our favorite palette without a doubt is blush pink and gold. When our sweet couple, Marysa and Jonathan came to us with their dream vision, we were super excited! Nestled in the hills of Norco, Hidden Valley Golf Club set the tone for an intimate wedding that was filled with elegance and romance. Blush tones highlighted the black and gold that was used throu[...]

Casa Romantica: A Vibrant Ocean Front Wedding

I always like to ask my clients how in the world did they find me and why did they chose to meet with me. Juan and Araceli found me using the hashtag #casaromantica and later confessed that they "stalked" my Instagram profile the moment they saw my work featured at this venue. When we finally met in person, I fell in love with their personality because they [...]

Noor Pasadena: Cream Glam Romance

Ashley and Bradley were such a dapper couple that envisioned a cream, elegant, and romantic wedding day. The moment I met our gorgeous bride, I knew that I wanted to take on this beautiful design! We discussed incorporating lots of candles to create a romantic vibe, jewels and crystal to adorn as many details as possible, and complimenting champagne and crea[...]

Design Guide: A FREE Floral Planning Resource for the Posh Bride!

You finally set the date, picked a venue, and you have probably pinned hundreds of images that inspire the look you want for the big day. So what is the next step? Many brides contact me immediately and often have a general idea of what they want but are not 100% sure on how to achieve it. Some come to me with zero prior knowledge of what flowers cost, what [...]

The Parker Palm Springs: A Southern Inspired Soirée

When Annette of Classic Touch Events came to me about Shawna and Kenneth's wedding, I was overjoyed as she describe the location, aesthetic, and the lovely couple. Everything sounded so perfect! I absolutely loved that these two were from Atlanta and wanted a destination wedding in Palm Springs that was to be nothing short than elegant and fun for all their [...]

Temecula Creek Inn: Rustic Bohemian Elegance

This wedding is perhaps one of my all time favorites for SEVERAL reasons. Not only was I going to finally work with the ultra amazing Trina Schmidt, but it was also at one of my favorite venues. Temecula Creek Inn is the type of venue that can be gorgeous with very minimal design and easily transforms into any event aesthetic. When I first met Amanda and Phi[...]

Bridal Personals Workshop

Last year I made the decision to shift my love of teaching over to my business and instruct aspiring, novice, and even seasoned florists how to create various florals using techniques I have mastered over the years. It has really filled my heart to be able to services so many and watch skill levels of all sorts, soak up my content and apply it in creative wa[...]

Be True to You...Or It Can Kill You!

The summer is the time of year where I get to reflect, reevaluate, and rejuvenate my life, self, and business. It is is also the time where I do what I like to call "encore reads". I select the top books that have created movement in my life and reread them with intention. Meaning, I read them again to refresh and focus on select topics and come up with a wa[...]