Floral Blog

The Wedding Story of Kacey and Justin Loveless

Carri Fras |  September 13, 2017

On Kacey and Justin’s third anniversary, they had plans to go to a favorite restaurant for dinner. When a busy work day and deadline were cause for a cancellation, Justin had to break the bad news.

Effortless City Chic: A Classy, Downtown Chicago Bridal Session

Carri Fras |  August 29, 2017

Nicole of Nicole Jansma Photography hails from the South where bridal portrait sessions are very popular. She thought Chicago posed the perfect place to do the same.

A Romantic, Industrial Style Shoot

Carri Fras |  August 24, 2017

Katie Nguyen Huber of Kenley Event Design couldn’t resist the tugs at her heart to design a style shoot at the The Harris Building, a local venue that just completed a renovation.

The Wedding Story of Emma and Jonathan Porter

Carri Fras |  August 23, 2017

Sometimes when you know, you just know. Emma and Jonathan met when they were young. Because they grew up together, they had fostered a strong friendship, but it was just that—a friendship.

The Wedding Story of Taylor and Deric Freymuth

Carri Fras |  August 23, 2017

Taylor and Deric first met at a high school football game and, after a few years as friends, began dating. On the couple’s seven year anniversary, Deric planned for a surprise engagement that met Taylor’s one simple request—that their beloved dogs be involved.

Our Favorite Instagram Posts 8.11.17

Kaitlyn Smale |  August 11, 2017

Who says you can't take a good thing and make it even better? That was our mission when it came to Instagram Fridays! It may be the best day of the work week, but it's our experience that most people could use a little pick-me-up to make it through that afternoon slump!

Urban Tropics: A Cover Shoot at the Indianapolis Artsgarden

Carri Fras |  August 10, 2017

There’s no question that tropical weddings are exciting. The bright, juicy colors and vibrant florals and fauna seem to whisk you away instantly. We desired a cover shoot equally as colorful and alluring but—with one twist. We wanted to showcase that the same look would pair beautifully with the unexpected—a modern, urban environment. Desiring to do something a little different than what we typically see in the Midwest, we aimed at bringing a little island fun to the city!

Easy, Breezy Chic: A Cover Shoot at The Inn at Harbor Shores

Carri Fras |  August 3, 2017

There are truly many different takes on nautical themed weddings these days. From beachy and relaxed to seaside soirees, the sky (or the ocean) is the limit! Here in the Midwest, oceans might be lacking but we have the magnificent Great Lakes in our backyard, and we are happy we do! The beautiful lakeside communities offer some fantastic options for absolutely stunning nuptials. For us, we dreamt of something beach-inspired yet glowingly elegant. The inspirational elements that served to anchor our theme? Hues of blues, watercolor, beachy leaves, a nautical feel and a bit of whimsy.

The Wedding Story of Kim Marciniak-Lopez & Alex Lopez

Carri Fras |  August 2, 2017

It was life-changing experiences as Peace Corps members that set Kim and Alex’s hearts ablaze. Their love story reads much like a sweet, romantic movie. Two young Americans are both spending their formative years in service abroad and, while enduring the emotional ups and downs of their experience, they meet up each weekend. Sharing a mutual love of travel, food and movies, they grow closer and closer.

The Wedding Story of Sarah & Michael McAuliffe

Carri Fras |  August 2, 2017

We all know them. Those stunning weddings that, with so much as a glance, have the power to take your breath away. Sarah and Michael McAuliffe's wedding is certainly one of those. As you ooh and ahh over the fresh flowers, romantic outdoor setting and fine details, you can’t help but wish you had been a guest.