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Roses – A Valentine’s Experience

I love roses! I especially love the dark red velvet textured Black Magic roses. But give me roses of any size and colour and I will be happy. Hybrid tea roses, garden roses, sweetheart roses, spray roses - all in hues that represent most of the colour wheel. Roses are also loved by most of the female population of the world and are considered to be the most favoured of all flowers. Personally, I think any woman who says she doesn’t like roses is only saying that because it’s such a popular flower, and she doesn’t want to be associated with the status quo. In my opinion, women are simply genetically predisposed to being attracted to roses.
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Spanish Splendor: An Arrangement of Carnations in Support of Darling House

The carnation is the national flower of Spain, so it was the obvious choice for the floral arrangements. This gala was beautiful and sophisticated, so my challenge was to create an elegant look befitting of such a chic affair, using the humble and unsophisticated carnation.
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Something Blue – Flowers for an Intimate Wedding

Tweet The Wedding On August 21, 2010 my sister in law Patty Lant married the love of her life, Serge LaFleur. It was an intimate family affair, held in the gorgeous gardens of Patty’s parents, Shirley and Ron Lant. Patty’s favourite colour is blue, and when she asked me to do the wedding florals, I [...]
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Wasn’t That a Party

Tweet Last weekend I had a wonderful opportunity to create the floral decor for a really fun event – the 25th wedding anniversary of Deb and Les, my sister and her husband. This memorable party was attended by 250 of their closest friends and relatives. In keeping with the party personalities of the 2 hosts, [...]
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