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Working Designer Wednesday

May 22, 2013

Good Morning, Y’all! Hope you find a smile somewhere in today’s post…

1. Welcome to the industry, Barbie…

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Dandelion Ranch 

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The Real Flower Company

Beautiful-Blooms-Barbie Marie Labbancz photo and beautiful blooms photo

Beautiful Blooms Events and Marie Labbancz Photography

2. Designers who inspire me…

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Meredith Waga Perez @ Belle Fleur

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Ariella Chezar

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Kate @ Floret Cadet 

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Carra & Jessica @ La Petite Fleur (Bryan Newfield Photography)

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Amy Merrick 

3. Making another appearance on the Brouhaha…because we all know we couldn’t do it without them…the Flower Husbands!

husband 297810_10152318283115510_1916051790_n chris bain planet flowers Mr. Planet Flowers 

husband Image-651 holly chapple leaf blower  Anne Robert photo

Mr. Holly Heider Chapple Flowers (running the blower for a photo shoot?)

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Mr. Holly Heider Chapple Flowers (posing as a pastor for a photo shoot…there’s just no end to what he will do for the sake of the flower business…)

husband IMG_0427 anastasia ehlers floral design

Mr. Anastasia Ehlers Floral Design 

husband mike-chops mr. petal floral design dot com

Mr. Petal Floral Design 

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Mr. Honey of a Thousand Flowers (Carissa Gallo Photography)

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Mr. Tinge 

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Mr. Floret Flower Farm (masked)

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Mr. Floret Flower Farm (unmasked…seriously, can you look at that picture and not gasp smile?)

4. Unique floral gifts…

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Dr. Delphinium 

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Cebolla Fine Flowers

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Holly Flora 

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The Real Flower Company 

5. One of my all-time favorite design space renovations…Stitch Design Co

Stitch design co Exterior after

stitch design co Interior_street before

Hope your Wednesday is wonderful! Thanks for stopping by today….it always means so much to me.



  1. Anonymous says:

    Love,Love,Love the picture with the waxflower beard made me laugh out loud!

  2. Amanda Mae says:

    The flower hubby photos made my day. And that transformation at Stitch is incredible!

  3. Oh my goodness. The waxflower beard picture is amazing.

  4. amazing, and I’m SO honored to have my number 1 support up here!:) Thank you!!

  5. jacin says:

    love this post!!!


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