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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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 – www.msp-photography.com
Planning & Design: In Awe Events | Sandy Walker – www.inaweweddings.com
Location/Venue: Private Residence in Cave Creek, Arizona
Invitations/Stationery: Flossy Stylish Design – www.flossystylishdesign.net
Makeup Artist: Kim Day
Hairstylist: Antoinette DiCarlo
Wedding Officiant: Ken Christopher
Ceremony Music: String Serenade
Bride’s Dress: Vintage – Borrowed
Cake: La Dolce Pesca – www.ladolcepesca.com
Catering & Rentals: Santa Barbara Catering – www.santabarbaracatering.com
DJ: Ray the DJ – www.raythedj.com
Florist: The Flower Studio – www.flowerstudioaz.com
Lighting: Pacific Event Productions – www.pacificevents.com
Linens: Connie Duglin Linens – www.connieduglinlinen.com
Rehearsal Musicians: Mariachi’s Mario
Transportation: Transtyle – www.transtyle.com
Guest Accommodations: Residence Inn Desert View – www.marriott.com
Ashlee and Drew were married on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at the Royal Palms Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ. Ashlee carried a beautiful hand tied bouquet of white cymbidium orchids, pale pink garden roses, white lisianthus and touches of Dusty Miller foliage. The stems were wrapped with Gardenia Luxé ribbon and featured french braid detailing with Woad Blue satin ribbon. The stem wrap was accented with pearls and Swarovski crystal seam, as well as with her great-grandmother’s brooch.
The bridesmaids each carried a smaller hand tied bouquet of White Dove, pale pink Sweet Eskimo, Amnesia, Black Beauty, and Cool Water roses, blue hydrangea, and accents of mini burgundy cymbidium orchids and gray/blue brunia berries. The stems were wrapped with a blush colored French satin ribbon with three Swarovski crystals.
This beautiful couple was married under a romantic Chuppah in front of the fireplace in the Palmera Salon. The Chuppah was designed with a lush covering of foliage and flowers such as White Dove, pale pink Sweet Eskimo, champagne Quicksand, and Cool Water roses, peach Juliet garden roses, burgundy snapdragons, antique green, blue and white hydrangea, burgundy Black Beauty dendrobium orchids, pale peach stock, pale pink wax flower, seeded eucalyptus, curly willow and dragon wood. The white carpet runner featured a rich outline of ivory and pale pink rose petals.
The cocktail hour was held on the patio adjacent to the Reflection Pool, outside of the Estrella Ballroom. The cocktail tables each featured a small candy dish designed with Cool Water roses, pale peach Juliet garden roses, Perle Von Nurnberg succulents and antique green and blue hydrangea.
The Place Card Table featured various sized gold candle sticks with ivory pillar candles and mercury glass votive candles. Also adorning the table, were antique rose glass vases designed with flowers and scattered rose petals.
The reception was held in the Estrella Ballroom and featured two style centerpieces. The first half of the tables were decorated with an antique gold candelabra with a stunning arrangement of antique green and blue hydrangea, Cool Water, White Dove, Amnesia, and pale pink Sweet Eskimo roses, pale peach Juliet garden roses, burgundy cymbidium orchids, and white snapdragons. The arrangements were accented with trailing foliage such as Dusty Miller, Italian ruscus, and naked seeded eucalyptus for a natural, organic style. Adorning each of the arms of the candelabra was a crystal bobesh with crystal strands strung from arm to arm and ivory pillar candle inside of the hurricane glass. The bottom of the candelabra was decorated with two amber luster candle sticks and two, taller gold candle sticks, each with an ivory pillar candle. The centerpiece was finished with a trio of antique rose glass vases designed with flowers and mercury glass votive candles.
The second style centerpiece featured a low, lush arrangement of antique green & blue hydrangea, Cool Water, White Dove, pale pink Sweet Eskimo, and Amnesia roses, pale peach Juliet garden roses, burgundy cymbidium orchids, white snapdragons, and accented with Dusty Miller, Italian ruscus, and naked seeded eucalyptus. Two tall gold candle sticks and two medium size amber luster candle sticks with ivory pillar candles encircled the arrangement. The table was also finished with a trio of antique rose glass vases with flowers and mercury glass votive candles. Each place setting was decorated with a single Black Beauty dendrobium orchid bloom.
Ashlee and Drew’s Sweetheart Table was decorated with a lush, long and low, cascading arrangement designed with antique green, white and blue hydrangea, light pink Sweet Eskimo, Amnesia, and Cool Water roses, pale peach Juliet garden roses, burgundy cymbidium orchids, white snapdragons, and Italian ruscus. The table also featured a mix of candle sticks with ivory pillar candles and antique rose glass vases designed with similar flowers and scattered mercury glass votive candles.
The Cake Table was decorated with a lush covering of rose petals and an eclectic mix of mercury candle sticks with ivory pillar candles and mercury glass votive candles all nestled into the petals.
The Flower Studio wishes Ashlee & Drew a lifetime of happiness together! Thanks to Amy Mancuso at Amy Mancuso Events for including us on the beautiful wedding and thank you to Phyllis Lane for the remarkable images. (All images are © Phyllis Lane)