Monday, February 6, 2012

Succulents + Bright Colors

I recently received this email from a floral designer named Julie:

“I have a bride who wants to incorporate succulents into bouquets of bright-colored flowers (hot pink, tangerine,  yellow to yellow-orange, and violet--the colors of her bridesmaids' dresses). I've seen lots of beautiful personal flowers in muted, grassy tones that incorporate succulents, and lots with succulents and craspedia, but not so many that combine succulents with neon bright colors. I wondered if you've come across any examples.”

I sure have…

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image via Honey and Poppies and Ashley Rose Photography

2011-07-22-15-14-37  bunch studio

image via Bunch Studio

156657_180782318614356_159860124039909_618345_7609928_n  seed floral

image via Seed Floral

IMG_12912-1024x6821(pp_w900_h599) floret cadet

image via Floret Cadet

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image via Poppies and Posies

20110730-carrie-and-patrick-wedding-final-edit-2251-681x1024 april flowers

image via April Flowers

ACF38DD Our Labor of Love by Heidi pat's floral design

image via Our Labor of Love by Heidi and Pat’s Floral Designs

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image via Karen Tran

DSC_0017  courtenay lambert florals

image via Courtenay Lambert Florals

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image via Rosehip Flora 

Lisa-and-Cody-Pro-4 the cutting garden

image via The Cutting Garden

Head_Davis_Closer_to_Love_Photography__Design_IMG0497_low jesi haack and  BUNCH STUDIO

image via Closer to Love Photography and Jesi Haack Weddings and Bunch Studio

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image via Honey of a Thousand Flowers

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image via Rockrose Floral Design

WED_KimMatt_0028_5434 april flowers

image via April Flowers and Ahlin Photography

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image via Soulflower

Thanks for your email, Julie. Hope these designs provide some inspiration for your bride!

 

1 comment:

Mimi said...

Amy, Only you could come up with so many examples. My favorite, of course is bt Floret Cadet.