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Working Designer Wednesday

Aug 28, 2013

Hoping to provide you with some mid-week inspiration. A few of my favorites this week…


1.Bloom That…a San Francisco-based flower delivery service that can deliver a bouquet by bike within 90 minutes! Read about it

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2. Behind the scenes…

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Events in Bloom 

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Romance of Flowers 

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Valley Flower Company 

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Color My World (Look who’s going to have a baby! Congratulations Katie & Joel)

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Soiree Floral 

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3. Inspiration for organizing your workspace…bet you thought I had forgotten, didn’t you Susan?

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Atlanta Homes

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Lani Elizabeth (love those ribbon nooks)

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Spruce (look at that awesome cooler!)

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My Scandinavian Home 


4. Terrarium place cards…

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The Moody Fashionista and Dream Box Photography


5. Designers to watch…

Amy Dunlap @ Amy Lynne Originals

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Eden @ The Garden of Eden

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Margaret Ludwig @ Giverny Design

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6. Check out this interview with Sarah Ryhanen (Saipua) …


photo via Winnie Au Photography


7. You’ll be amazed…watch this.


Design Lab Events


8. Flowers for the famous…

Dawn French’s bridal bouquet designed by The Blue Carrot

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A Valentine’s Day delivery for Beyonce…designed by Ovando

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Wedding flowers designed by Jeff Leatham for Tina Turner’s wedding…hello Oprah and Gayle!

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9. One big reason you continue enduring the stress of the flower business…

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Flora Fauna 

The Wedding of Samira and Amir

Toulies en Fleur and Eli Turner Photography

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Hello Blossoms 

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Posh Floral Designs 

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Erin Volante Floral and Pure in Art Photography 

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Hens and Chicks 


10. Learn to calculate how many flowers it takes to cover a sphere…thanks Mayesh!


Have a wonderful Wednesday!




  1. Rhiannon says:

    Love this entire post!

  2. Susan says:

    Thank you Amy! I knew you wouldn’t forget.


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