This post is designed to be helpful to newer wedding florists. It might sound a little harsh, but it’s intended as a tough love post, designed to help newer wedding florists to understand what they can do to be taken seriously in a very tight knit and sometimes (depending on your area) a very closed off wedding […]

Designers, Weddings

March 25, 2016

Wedding Floral Designers: How to Be Welcomed as the ‘New Guy’

For the longest time, I was trying to figure out a way to show my brides how excited I was to work with them. I wanted to send them a sweet little token of appreciation for choosing me as their florist. When I got married in Disney World they sent out two gifts, one was […]

Designers, Weddings

February 17, 2016

My Client Welcome Gifts

Tim & Jennifer’s wedding last weekend at the St. Regis in Washington, D.C. was nothing short of spectacular! They are a super fun DC power couple (of opposing political views) that not only poked fun at their opposing political parties, but made it the theme of their wedding day. After all, if you can’t poke […]


December 9, 2015

St. Regis Wedding in Washington, D.C.

I sure do love having weddings at Big Spring Farm! I believe I had three events there this year, which is quite a bit considering I’m not just right around the corner from it! Jill Powers (Jillian Michelle Photography) is actually one of the owners. I just adore that gal! Southern Hospitality at it’s finest with her […]


December 1, 2015

Big Spring Farm, Lexington Wedding Florist