Archives for August 2013

Laurie + Bill’s Romantic Sedona Wedding Video

Congratulations to Laurie and Bill! We are so thankful to have been included in your special day. Check out their video from I Do Films. We had such a great time working with Sandy Walker from In Awe Weddings and Events. Enjoy!

Jill + Gene – April 19, 2013 – Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North

Jill and Gene were married on Friday, April 19, 2013 at the beautiful Four Seasons Scottsdale at Troon North. Their intimate ceremony and reception took place on Fountain Terrace.  Forty guests traveled from all over the United States to celebrate Jill and Gene’s love.

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Jill carried a hand tied bouquet of ivory peonies, champagne Quicksand roses, and Patience garden roses. The stems were wrapped with Magnolia satin ribbon with a Swarovski crystal seam.  Gene wore a champagne Quicksand rose and ivory spray rose boutonniere with simple foliage and a black ribbon stem wrap.

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The ceremony took place under a gorgeous 8’x 8’ iron structure decorated with blush cherry blossom branches. The altar table featured various height glass candle stems with floating candles.


The cocktail tables were draped with La Tavola’s nude New York sequin linen.  The cocktail table arrangements were designed in a small crystal cut bowl and were designed with antique green hydrangea, Quicksand and Sweet Eskimo roses.


The large feasting tables featured La Tavola’s nude/taupe chevron runner and the guests were seated on Fruitwood Chiavari chairs with blush tone Parchment Topaz cushion.  Alternating chairs featured a La Tavola nude sequin chair sleeve. Each feasting table featured three 40” Garnier vases with a lush, round arrangement of antique green hydrangea, Quicksand, Sweet Eskimo and White Dove roses. Set in between each tall arrangement was a large, crystal cut vase designed with the same flowers and sets of various height glass candle stems with ivory floating candles.

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The pergolas on both sides of Fountain Terrace featured hung crystal chandeliers throughout.  The area above the feasting tables showcased lit chandeliers to provide romantic lighting for the evening.


Congratulations to Jill and Gene! The Flower Studio team wishes you a happy and fulfilling marriage.

Sherri + Rod – Tempe Center for the Arts – May 25, 2013

Another great wedding with Amy Mancuso Events! Sherri and Rod were married on May 25, 2013 at the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Phoenix. Sherri carried a hand tied bouquet of Black Magic roses and clustered white calla lilies. The stems were wrapped with Gardenia Luxé ribbon.  Her bridesmaids each carried a smaller hand tied bouquet of Black Magic roses with either a Tiffany blue or white shoestring bow.

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Flanking the altar were two sized Lucite pedestals topped with glass vase cylinders with arrangements of sunflowers and red roses with a rush of curly willow and a touch of foliage. The stairs and the bottoms of the pedestals were sprinkled with red rose petals.

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The reception took place at the Tempe Center for the Arts.  The cocktail tables each featured a small silver vase with a single Black Magic rose and a sprinkling of red rose petals. The centerpieces featured a stacked arrangement of Tiffany boxes with a surrounding arrangement of pavéd sunflowers. Silver mercury glass votive candles were scattered on each table.

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Each guest’s napkin was accented with a single red rose head.  Their Sweetheart Table featured Tiffany blue vases with pavéd arrangements of sunflowers and red roses and a sprinkling of red rose petals. The cake table featured silver mercury votives and a heavy blanket of red rose petals.

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We wish Sherri and Rod the best of luck! Thanks to Amy Mancuso at Amy Mancuso Events for selecting us to bring Sherri and Rod’s vision to life! Thank you to Wayne at Nappsack Photos, LLC for the images!

Cristina + John – Cave Creek Wedding – October 27, 2012


Cristina and John were married on Saturday, October 27th, 2012 at a private residence in Cave Creek. The bride wore a vintage Ivory fitted satin dress with pewter crystal beading. Cristina carried a slightly cascading, hand tied bouquet of champagne Quicksand roses, ivory Patience garden roses, scabiosa pods, Dusty Miller, blue thistle, olive foliage, cotton blossoms, and seeded eucalyptus berries.


The bridal party included seven flower girls, who each wore a beautiful floral halo of ivory spray roses, white wax flower and Italian ruscus with ivory satin ribbon trails.


John wore a boutonniere of blue thistle and a scabiosa pod with Dusty Miller and simple foliage and a black satin ribbon stem wrap.  The Best Man and the groom’s father each wore boutonnieres designed with a single ivory spray rose and were accented with either thistle or scabiosa pods.

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The ceremony featured two wood stained columns flanking the bride and groom each topped with a wide glass urn designed with white and antique green hydrangea, China mums, seeded eucalyptus, Dusty Miller, blue thistle, curly willow and trailing foliage. The front row, middle row and back row aisle chair were adorned with ivy glass bowls with ribbon handle and a beautiful arrangement of antique green hydrangea, Quicksand roses, blue thistle, seeded eucalyptus and foliage.



The feasting tables and the Sweetheart Table were decorated with collections of small clear vases, tarnished silver vases and tarnished silver candlesticks with a crystal bobesh. Each of the clear vases, silver vases and candlesticks featured arrangements of antique green hydrangea, Dusty Miller, seeded eucalyptus, Sedum, and blue thistle.  The tables were also adorned with birch pillar candle holders with votive candles.



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We had such a lovely time working with Sandy Walker at In Awe Weddings and Events for Cristina and John. Thank you to Melissa Schollaert for the stunning images – you captured their day beautifully!


Photographer: Melissa Schollaert Photography –

Planning & Design: In Awe Events | Sandy Walker –

Location/Venue: Private Residence in Cave Creek, Arizona

Invitations/Stationery: Flossy Stylish Design –

Makeup Artist: Kim Day

Hairstylist: Antoinette DiCarlo

Wedding Officiant: Ken Christopher

Ceremony Music: String Serenade

Bride’s Dress: Vintage – Borrowed

Cake: La Dolce Pesca –

Catering & Rentals: Santa Barbara Catering –

DJ: Ray the DJ –

Florist: The Flower Studio –

Lighting: Pacific Event Productions –

Linens: Connie Duglin Linens –

Rehearsal Musicians: Mariachi’s Mario

Transportation: Transtyle –

Guest Accommodations: Residence Inn Desert View –