Did you know that each variety of flower signifies a unique meaning? In Victorian times, the "Language of the Flowers" was used to convey messages. Each different flower represented a sentiment to its recipient... for better or for worse! Read on to discover the hidden meanings behind your favorite blooms.
A minimalist mindset is inspiring a lot of our design process lately. We're taking time to slow down and really appreciate all the elements of floral design: our materials, nature's beauty, and the creative process. What does this mean for our design process? Read on to learn more.
With Father's Day just around the corner, we wanted to take a moment to spotlight the guys! It's not just ladies who carry flowers on a wedding day... Take a peek at a few Q&As to cover all your questions about flowers for the men!
Have you ever inquired about our process? If you do, you'll find that our designs rely heavily on in-season blooms. At Olive Grove Design, our philosophy is all about working with nature. She's already created more beauty than we ever will. Why work against her?
It's #MoodboardMonday, and we're head-over-heels for this centerpiece, recently designed for an editorial collaboration with Shannon Skloss Photography. Using our recent summery centerpiece as the central focus, we're feeling inspired by golden hues and delicate textures like papery petals, silk ribbons, and dainty calligraphic script.
As a wedding florist, I am often asked: "Which flower is your favorite?" It's never easy to choose – nature has provided so many beautiful options! – but there are actually a few blooms that stand above the rest. Today, I'm revealing another all-time favorite bloom: Lisianthus. Have you heard of it? It may be slightly lesser-known than other wedding flowers, but it's such a versatile bloom!
Nothing makes a statement at your celebration like a wedding floral installation… and it’s an area with plenty of room for creativity and personalization! Whether you want to transform a ceremony space, or make a memorable impression as guests enter a reception… take a look at a few ideas here!
Moody blues and a pop of orange contrast? Yes please! We have a feeling you're going to love this gallery just as much as we do. It might be one of our early creations, but it's still a forever favorite. Take a peek here on the blog!
Planning a summer wedding? We wholeheartedly believe your design will always look best with fresh seasonal flowers in full bloom. Take a look at our latest post to find out which flowers will make a gorgeous impact at a summertime celebration!
Are there some blooms that you just adore? For me, ranunculus flowers never fail to make my heart sing! Its beautiful colors and textures seem to add just the right touch to any arrangement. Take a peek at this post to see why they’ve captured my heart and become a forever favorite!