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Memorial wreath

Memorial wreath

This delicate wreath of snow-on-mountain Euphorbia, fresh red, pink, and white roses, and delicate dendrobium blooms made for a fresh and sweet memorial


Curly Willow and Gladiola

Curly Willow and Gladiola

White Gladiola and Curly Willow make a beautiful and elegant statement


Gladiola and Crapspedia

Gladiola and Crapspedia

This small arrangement is perfect for on side tables or as an accent piece: gladiolas and craspedia drumsticks in sunny yellow makes for a pretty but fun arrangement


Ming Fern, Curly Willow, and Cymbidium Orchids

Ming Fern, Curly Willow, and Cymbidium Orchids

Make a dramatic statement with cream and jade roses, ming fern, cymbidium orchids and curly willow tips in a beautiful Kate Spade bowl.


Pomander of Pink roses, gerber daisy, and tulips

Pomander of Pink roses, gerber daisy, and tulips

This pomander makes for a beautiful garden statement as it hangs to mark your ceremony entrance with beautiful gerber daisies, roses, and tulips


Pomander of Pink roses, gerber daisy, and tulips

Pomander of Pink roses, gerber daisy, and tulips

Another beautiful pomander


Pomander: close view

Pomander: close view

Another of Brocade's fun pomanders


Birdcage with moss and flowers

Birdcage with moss and flowers

This bride wanted a garden wedding with a birdcage theme: how fun! We decorated each birdcage with garden flowers that accented the bride's unique theme and were so pleased with the result!


Birdcage with moss and flowers

Birdcage with moss and flowers

This bride wanted a garden wedding with a birdcage theme: how fun! We decorated each birdcage with garden flowers that accented the bride's unique theme and were so pleased with the result!


Birdcage Filled with Flowers

Birdcage Filled with Flowers

For varying complexity, each birdcage had a unique design. This one was filled with lush stargazer lilies (the bride's favorite bloom), roses, and other garden flowers.


Antique Birdcage Centerpiece

Antique Birdcage Centerpiece

Our Antique Birdcage was decorated with cymbidium orchids, stargazer lilies, and the inside floor of the cage was festooned in flowers. Each corner was accented with beautiful vendela roses for a signature statement.


Another View

Another View

Another stunning view of our antique birdcage


Birdcage with moss and flowers

Birdcage with moss and flowers

This birdcage features stargazer lilies, mini callas, dahlia, and daisies.


Fresh Bouquet

Fresh Bouquet

A fresh garden bouquet in a cylinder vase with stargazer lilies, roses, and larkspur


Sweet Cylinder

Sweet Cylinder

This lovely cylinder arrangement features dramatic purple roses, larkspur, calla lilies and cream roses.


Birdcages with Candles

Birdcages with Candles

The Candles bring our birdcages to "light"


A Unique Birdcage

A Unique Birdcage

Fresh floral and moss made this a fantastic birdcage display.


Sunny Wildflowers

Sunny Wildflowers

A 2X2 square filled with bright wildflowers


Antique Green Hydrangea & pink Roses

Antique Green Hydrangea & pink Roses

Pink Roses, Pink Peony, and Antique Green Hydrangea make for a lovely centerpiece


Hypernicum, Peony, and Rose

Hypernicum, Peony, and Rose

Green hypernicum is joined with pink peony and pale pink roses


Pink Gerbera, lisianthus, and rose

Pink Gerbera, lisianthus, and rose

This pair of arrangement partners pale pink gerber daisies, yet-to-bloom lisianthus, and cream sweetheart roses


Tuberose, gerbera, roses, and lisianthus

Tuberose, gerbera, roses, and lisianthus

Pale pink lisianthus complements pink gerber daisies, white roses, and white tuberose.


Spider Mum, Stock, and Rose

Spider Mum, Stock, and Rose

These fun arrangements pair dramatic mums, sweet clover-scented stock, deep gerber daisies and roses


Gerber Daisy, Lily, and rose

Gerber Daisy, Lily, and rose

A dramatic arrangement with roses, lily, tuberose, gerber daisies and mums


Birdcage decorated with orchid and curly willow

Birdcage decorated with orchid and curly willow

A wooden birdcage decorated with beautiful deep pinky-purple orchids and curly willow


Sex and The City

Sex and The City

These arrangements were created for Ashley's Bride Guide and their Sex and the City party. Dramatic tropical foilage with hot pink gerbers, roses, orange roses, and dramatic iris are placed in cute pumps.


Tropical Fun

Tropical Fun

Another Sex and the City Creation! Tropical foliage forms the vase's base, with gerbera, rose, and iris accents


Shoe Show

Shoe Show

Another selection from the sex and the city party, featuring pincusion protea and cream roses in a shoe. Pretty dendrobium blooms complement the table.


Sexy Shoe

Sexy Shoe

Another fun shoe design, this time with Star of Bethlehem, Spanish moss, pink and orange gerbera, and dendrobium bloom.


Tropical Pump

Tropical Pump

This pump features pretty gerbera with birds of paradise, craspedia drumsticks, and deep yellow iris


Pillar Posts

Pillar Posts

Bring the tropics home with this fun mounting that we did for Wonderful Graffiti's booth at the Sex and the City party-- complete with gerbera, iris, and hints of carnation


Cream and Feathers

Cream and Feathers

You can make a statement with a small floral budget: we did a few signature arrangements that were small but had a big impact with feathers, roses, and peony


Table Centerpieces

Table Centerpieces

This minimalistic design utlized cream cymbidium on cut magnola leaves with floating candles in a bowl of water.


Gladiola, Spring Flowers

Gladiola, Spring Flowers

Spring flowers and gladiola make a casual centerpiece that is very rustic


Italian Ruscus, Calla Lily, and Beargrass

Italian Ruscus, Calla Lily, and Beargrass

Cylinders filled with italian ruscus, calla lily, and bear grass create a statement


Lily and Bear Grass

Lily and Bear Grass

Another view that shows off this elegant centerpiece.


Dramatic Altar Centerpiece

Dramatic Altar Centerpiece

This centerpiece is encased in a silver trumpet with flowers in all shades of white: ivory hydrangea, white asianic lilies, calla lilies, and akito roses


French Elegance: Monet Wedding

French Elegance: Monet Wedding

The theme for this wedding: French Elegance, with a touch of Monet. Beautiful Monet paintings hang in the background as two tall centerpieces with ivory hydrangea, pink roses, and cymbidiums form a focal point for the fantastic display. Photograph taken by David Wright Photographic Artist; Linens by Julie Murphy Special Events


A Perfect Sweetheart

A Perfect Sweetheart

This sweetheart table features linens by Julie Murphy Special Events and was photographed by David Wright


French Elegance

French Elegance

A Winding front garland of open roses and fresh cymbidium orchids pair beautifully with the champagne beaded silk overlays by Julie Murphy Linens


Brooch and Spanish Moss

Brooch and Spanish Moss

In the center of the cream candelabra, a fresh, ripe green apple sits between an eskimo and limbo rose. Nestled in spanish moss, a classic green and ivory brooch reflects the artistic elegance of the design piece


Aisle with sunflower (1 of 1)

Aisle with sunflower (1 of 1)


Elegant Candelabra with hanging amaranthus

Elegant Candelabra with hanging amaranthus

Hanging amaranthus, lush bells of Ireland, bartlet pears and green apples coordinate with Eskimo, Jade, and Limbo roses. White dendrobium orchid sprays complete the overall portrait of elegance


Cube centerpieces with roses, hydrangea, and dendrobium orchids

Cube centerpieces with roses, hydrangea, and dendrobium orchids

A cute cube that lets the garden style in with fresh eskimo roses, jade roses, limbo roses, sweet green hydrangea, a burst of green bells of Ireland, and dendrobium sprays complete the overall look


Vendela Rose Bowl

Vendela Rose Bowl

Creamy vendela roses sit in a beautiful Kate Spade Rose bowl


White Rose & Hydrangea Centerpiece

White Rose & Hydrangea Centerpiece

Ivory hydrangea and Akito Roses are held in a square vase


White Rose & Hydrangea

White Rose & Hydrangea

Creamy White Hydrangea and akito roses are encased in a square vase for a classic and elegant centerpiece


Carnations in a vase

Carnations in a vase

I love carnations-- their sweet smell and ruffly appearance can really bring a centerpiece to life when grouped together. As shown in a square vase.


Candlelit Carnations

Candlelit Carnations

Ivory carnations are lined in a monochromatic design scape: square vases were accented with black and white ribbon, a glowing amber acolyte cast a candelit glow


Vase with carnations

Vase with carnations

A Round vase is filled with low-cut carnations & accented with gold ting


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