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January 05, 2014
Happy New Year friends! How was the joyous time for you ringing in 2014? We were quietly sipping some champagne at home. After a whirlwind of craziness throughout the entire holiday, I always find New Year's to be my calming down period. On New Year's Day I actually did a major clean out of all the things 'I just don't need'. Do you have stuff like that? It felt GREAT. We are taking our tree and decorations down today. In the world of weddings I was already busy with an gorgeous wedding last night. The Bride's vision was a romantic...
November 11, 2013
Over the last couple of months I have had several requests for the use of feathers in the floral decor of some special events that I have done. It's definitely something that I've done before and I always love that touch of softness that feathers add to a floral arrangement. It also adds lovely texture that enhances the overall look. Last weekend my couple was very colorful and they requested the presence of peacock feathers in their designs. That was fun! The turquoise color that outlines the eye of the feather is so unique and brilliant. Then I...
June 03, 2013
It's been a whirlwind wedding season for me! The floral work that I do is for special events, mostly for weddings. Each season there is one bride who is very special. The one who you connect with on practically every level. Someone you want to be good friends with after the job you do for them is over. This is that bride: "C" was a delight from the moment that I met her. When you are working with a client, designing their wedding flowers, working so hard to make every dream they have come true, it can be stressful. But...
May 05, 2013
Hello Mackinistas! Happy Sunday! How was your weekend? It’s been a glorious week and weekend here in Pennsylvania! Perfect weather for anything outdoors, particularly a wedding! As many of you know, aside from being Bob Mackie’s Girl Friday, back up guest, and social media host, I am a floral designer for special events, primarily weddings. The wedding season is upon us and I thought that I would share the lovely looks each week in a column called “The Flower Report”. Since all the beautiful flowers of the world inspire Bob Mackie for his Wearable Art Collection, perhaps you will enjoy...