Category Archives: coxcomb

Jamie + Grant

Jamie + Grant

Coordination: Ann’s Plans, Ann Strobel Photography: Bauman Photographers Venue: Paradise Point Resort We loved the fun colors of Jamie and Grant’s casual waterfront wedding!  Truly a destination wedding for everyone involved, the couple wanted to keep it bright and sunny- contrasting vibrant royal blues and rich browns with softer blues and greens, peach, pink, and yellow…

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Happy Halloween!!

Happy Halloween!!

By the power of Greyskull! or pinkskull, lavenderskull, greenskull.. Rae Florae wishes you a spook-takular-ly sunny Halloween! Recently I went to visit my friend Suzanne Hansen of She Wanders Photography and just inside the front door I spied this amazing chair!! Covered from top to bottom in hot pink soft fuzzy yarn by the talented girls of Sitting in a Tree.. my imagination immediately started running with the funky festive banner of boneheads! I wanted to take that hot shade … Read more

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Southern Cal Events 2010 Party!

Southern Cal Events 2010 Party!

Rae Florae was honored to design for the Southern California Meetings + Events most recent industry party celebrating the best of the best in every vendor category you can imagine! The party took place at the gorgeous Park Hyatt Aviara in Carlsbad, California on a drizzly evening outside, but the amazing light show by PSAV Audio Visual kept us glowing all night! Pink dahlias took center stage on the lounge furniture provided by Pacific Events Productions.. The entry was decked … Read more

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Sweet Sweet Summer

Sweet Sweet Summer

Michelle’s colors were so soft and gardeny, it reminds me of creamsicles White scabiosa, orange dinner plate dahlias, yellow stock, and garden roses comprise her bouquet. The vibrancy of bridesmaids~ deep orange ranunculus, multicolor dahlias, and copper clutches! Cool blue with poppin’ orange- bittersweet berries, purple thistle, and green dahlia buds.. The super sweet ceremony outside the La Jolla Women’s Club- mossy cones with dahlias and vibernum berries line the aisle beneath bright red lanterns stung in the giant tree! … Read more

Posted in celosia, china berries, coxcomb, dahlias, orange, ranunculus, red, roses, scabiosa, stock | Leave a comment

Hot Fun

Hot Fun

Holly & Jason flew in all the way from windy Chicago to be happily married at the classic La Valencia in La Jolla.. Focusing on a love for bright, fun colors that evoked the vacation feel of their San Diego destination, we found playful snapdragons and cymbidium orchids wrapped well in pink flax leaves. Holly’s bouquet was a soft, feminine spin on the color scheme- ruffly white nerines and ranunculus combine with blush garden roses and peonies with their golden … Read more

Posted in coxcomb, hydrangea, mums, nerines, orange, orchids, peonies, pink, proteas, ranunculus, roses, snapdragons, white | Leave a comment

Wild for Earth Tones

Wild for Earth Tones

Bari & Jimmy were your atypical rocker+treehugging couple which I of course loved. The earthy browns and greens stand out so well with depth against the creamy textural whites.. Bride & Bridesmaids Bouquets of antique hydrangea, fiddle head ferns unfurled, callas, millet, berzilia, scented geranium, scabiosa pods, cymbidium orchids, puffy dahlias and green coxcomb- that’s enough, right Up close with Bari- sweetness of the french manicure, dress, jewelry, and flowers from the wild side. Our groom Jimmy’s tailored boutonniere. Our … Read more

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I’ll have the Coral with a side of Pearls & Feathers, please.

I'll have the Coral with a side of Pearls & Feathers, please.

Chelsea and Ryan truly set their day of love aglow from start to finish- corals and candles to sparklers and getaway cars… Bride’s bouquet ~ wisps of feather, creamy cymbidiums and soft apricot garden spray roses. Lace and pearls romance the ring of history, majolica roses drape gracefully. Sumptuous, right? That shade of coral and the wrap bodice- bouquets of hydrangea, monkey tails, and roses complete the vision. Hi cutie with orchids in your hair!! Ok, I love my job, … Read more

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Coral & Aqua

Coral & Aqua

Julia & Michael wanted a romantic and luxurious feel to their wedding getaway. As a destination, La Jolla, California isn’t too shabby especially when staying and celebrating at The Grande Colonial hotel… with a color scheme that blended unbelievably well with the hotel’s own palette, the flowers covered a spectrum of warm corals to cool aquas… Julia’s bouquet knocked the color into place with it’s deep flame and mango miniature callas, dahlias, proteas, orchids, and echinachea pods, all tied with … Read more

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Rusty and Right for Fall

Rusty and Right for Fall

Alicia & Derek went for a tonal palette of deep to light oranges, rusty ruddy oranges and reds, with tons of texture. I know it looks a bit redundant, but I couldn’t get enough of Eddie B’s bouquet shots- so I’m posting them all! Thanks for making my art look even more artistic!! Eddie’s angles and framing are unbeatable! Macro view of red flame callas, mini roses, orange mokara orchids, echinacea coneflowers, red hypericum coffee berry, and orange dahlias. Such … Read more

Posted in calla lilies, coxcomb, dahlias, lilies, orange, orchids, pink, red, roses | 4 Comments

20 years in Merry Making

20 years in Merry Making

The San Diego Association of Bridal Consultants celebrated last Tuesday – 20 years of amazing networking. Bringing wedding consultants and vendors together, bringing a new level of professionalism to the industry, and fortifying our roles as colleagues who work best when we work together- the ABC in San Diego has played a very important role as our city’s wedding market developed and continues to boom. Rae Florae was honored to provide floral centerpieces for the event! For the Love of … Read more

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