Tag Archives: 2011

My Top 10 Obsessions for 2011: Recap

As an annual tradition, I like to post my top obsessions for the coming year and see how well I do at predicting trends. For 2011, I was obsessed with a variety of things, including some wedding themes: Dia De Los Meurtos, Steampunk and 1920’s Glam; the vintage/garden collected vase look, mercury glass, typewriter guest [read more]

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Indie Wed Summer Soiree in ONE WEEK!

Just a reminder, we will be at Indie Wed with a stunning floral display next week! What is Indie Wed? It is an elite, awesome event with 52 of Chicagoland’s best wedding vendors. You will get to see, hear, taste and be inspired by all things wedding! We hope to see you there! Please get [read more]

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Kio in the Knot Chicago Magazine!

We are so excited to be featured in the Spring/Summer 2011 issue of The Knot Chicago Magazine! Beautiful images by photographer and friend Jeremy Lawson feature of one of our favorite couples Brittany and Bill and their Oak Brook Bath wedding. We did all of the flowers and paper products for this event and love [read more]

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Pantone’s Hot Colors 2011 | What Flowers To Choose

In addition to naming Honeysuckle PINK the top color of 2011, Pantone has also picked some other trend-worthy colors for the 2011 palette. But what flowers go with these fun colors? Let me help you out with that… The top color of 2011 yields many blooms in a similar hue including: dahlias, ranunculus, roses, spray [read more]

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Our First Wedding of 2011 in Red & Yellow

Sarah and Seth were our first wedding of 2011–they married on January 1st, 2011 to be exact!!! They had their wedding ceremony and reception at Elmhurst Art Museum and had modern, sculptural red and yellow mix of flowers including protea, gerbera daisies, billy balls, tulips, anemones and spray roses. The bridal bouquet had white anemones, [read more]

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