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The Color Purple - Pops of Purple are Everywhere


This past week since returning from my California trip has been a whirl wind of bridal activity. Over the last few days alone I have booked on more 2012 wedding and 3 for 2013. What I have found interesting, is the demand for purple flowers for these weddings still seems to be quite high. Almost 50% of the new brides I'm meeting with are using purple in one way or another in their wedding flowers and decor. Many are choosing a shade of green for the maids or even deep lapis seems to be a favorite among current couples. 

Thought I'd share this lovely centerpiece we made for bride Lori and her husband Steve. This floral design was create on to of our 24" tall candle holder. Inside the vase were twirls of purple callas and the cascading floral designing on top was made using green hydrangeas, purple roses, phaelanopsis orchids, calla lilies - both Picasso and Purple and light touches of a deep plum colored carnation. They were truly lovely in person. 
I especially loved the simple but elegant brides maids bouquets that were made using 3 shades of stock - white, lavender and purple. Remember the blog showing the stock farms? That's where these lovely blooms came from! There's just so many purple flowers to choose from!

Don't forget, now is the time to meet with your florist if you are planning a wedding in early or mid 2013. Thank you Jenna Perfette Photography for all the wonderful shots of Steve and Lori's wedding at Lambertville Inn!
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