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Flowers done fast

Arranging flowers in less than two hours for a funeral was a tuff task, last year a dear someone passed away suddenly and I was asked to do the flowers, as everyone else was given something else to do.   318 more words

Simple Concepts

Around the House

As I was scrolling through the camera roll on my phone, I found these pictures of flowers I’ve had around the house over the past few months. 26 more words


Contrary Carnations

These flowers looked as if they were from another planet entirely. The stem is that of a carnation but the top is like something from… 71 more words


Better late than never, right? I wanted to share the Fourth of July party we threw this year for my grandma’s 89th birthday. I’m still trying to get the hang of party planning, I tend to go a little overboard and I have to reign myself in quite a bit (creatively and financially…especially since G has been born). 201 more words


19th August, 2014 – Didn’t want to get thrown out of the cemetery, so settled for some boring red carnations instead.

Another anniversary…is it really a year? No way! Wow, it feels like only last week … can’t believe a year has passed since mum’s diagnosis. 128 more words


Renewal of Vows

We had the privilege of providing flowers to a couple renewing their vows this weekend, 25 years on.  We replicated the couples original wedding flowers with a special request that peach carnations should be included.   53 more words


45th Annual Carnation Festival

During the mid 20th Century, Wheat Ridge was loving known as the “Carnation City”. Known for being the biggest producer of carnations in the world. This little piece of antiquity has become a vital part of the city’s culture and this is why Wheat Ridge founded the most anticipated, biggest event of the year, which is aptly called as the Carnation Festival. 167 more words