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Working Designer Wednesday

Jan 16, 2013

I love the things I have for you today…well, I guess technically I always love the things I bring you because I chose them! So never mind…just love these things…

1. Before and After photos of Sullivan Owen’s studio…


Lorraine Daley Wedding Photography

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Lorraine Daley Wedding Photography

See more of this remodel here

2. A mind blowing view of Amy Merrick’s studio and an interview with her as part of a photo project by Jennifer Causey…you’re going to be amazed…



…see the rest of the story here

3. Designers to inspire you…

Leah McMaster @ Weddings and Blooms

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Victoria Clausen @ Romance of Flowers 

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Susan Kelly and her team @ Three Sisters Custom Flowers & Events

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4. A couple of amazing growers…Calida & Sam @ Bathtub Gardens

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…and a little side note: look what Sam & Calida do on their days off…


Seriously, you need to go to their blog and read the post about this little excursion

5. My favorite votives from Floral Verde’s Etsy shop…except I just checked today and I think they have already sold…wonder if we could convince Janet to make more?

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6. Behind the scenes…

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image via Dandelion Ranch 

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image via Solabee Flowers & Botanicals

7. Flower heads…

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image via Krista Jon and Jen O’Sullivan Photography

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image via Francoise Weeks

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image via Bash, Please

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image via Ariel Dearie 

Have a great Wednesday!



  1. Love all these! I love to see in progress photos.

  2. Sullivan says:

    Thanks so much for sharing my studio renovation. I’ve recently relocated to a new larger studio and will definitely be sharing photos of the new space in the spring.

  3. Mimi says:

    I love this post. I dreaming of moving to a larger space with a studio similar to Amy Merrick’s. I can’t wait to have all that storage for vases and supplies. In our teeny tiny shop, it’s a real struggle to contain all that stuff.

  4. Janet says:

    Thank you for showing my votives Amy! The listing expired, but I’ll get them relisted. Hey, could you email your address to me? 😉


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