This summer I teamed up with You Make Me Shutter to do some Pups in Petals collaborations.  We wanted to do some photo shoots with puppies sporting the flowers — flower collars. First is Luna, she is a 1 year old Morkie.  Her floral necklace is made up of herbs (sage, eucalyptus), fern, roses and

February Floral Crowns

Last February I had the pleasure of making flower crowns for a local business, Chapter 2 Boutique’s Sweetheart photo shoot of their spring clothes.  The photography was done by You Make Me Shutter Photography. The girls looked great in the various crowns.  One of my favorites is the baby’s breath and rose crown. This daisy

An Autumn Flower Crown

It is so fun to design flower crowns through the different seasons.  This crown was made for a high school senior, Hannah, who was having her senior photos taken by You Make Me Shutter Photography this past Halloween.  Almost all of the flowers came from the garden, mainly consisting of heirloom mums which are in

Flower Crown for Mother to Be

In July, I had the pleasure of making a floral crown for Chelsea for her maternity pictures taken by You Make Me Shutter. For this crown I used lavender as the base on wired jute along with sage, roses, echinacea, scabosia, zinnia and veronica. All of the crowns are adjustable by rebending the two ends

I had the pleasure of getting to do flower crowns for both Emily’s engagement pictures, as well as her wedding this past year.  We kept the crowns simple using mainly herbs and baby’s breath. The engagement crown was  a simple wreath of eucylptus and baby’s breath. For the wedding I did a crown for the

Happy Cinco De Mayo

This weekend I decided to make a flower crown with all of the wonderful ranunculus in bloom in the garden.  All the bright colors reminded me of a fiesta. The anemones are still hanging in there despite the heat, but its exciting to see the roses are finally starting to bloom.  I also added some

Adventures in Floral Crowns

The idea of making floral crowns came when my daughters started their photography business and started doing photo shoots with a local clothing boutique.