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Flower Power

Posted: Friday, Jan. 31, 2014

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“I feel it is so important to connect, really connect, with your vendor. When you connect, you will allow us to do our job because you have faith in what we do, you believe in us and you trust us. All my brides know that I might have to change or adjust something last minute if it doesn't come in up to par or I can't get something I have ordered. Trusting in me allows me to make the decision to do so, knowing they stand behind the decisions I make.”

-Robyn Oakley, Bella Grace Floral http://www.bellagracefloral.com

“Incorporate succulents in your bridesmaids' bouquet. This can also be a great gift for them to remember your wedding by. They can take the succulents out and plant them and enjoy them in the years to come. You don't have to have a green thumb to grow succulents! “

-Deedie Springer, Springvine Design http://www.springvinedesign.com/index2.php#!/HOME

“Think outside of the box for containers other than glassware. Some trends I've been loving to work with are cigar and jewelry boxes, mason jars, and suitcases—flowers can go anywhere!”

-Aubrey Rich, Willow Floral Boutique http://www.willowdelivered.com

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