Category Archives: dahlias

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

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Trade you my cigar for your dahlia…

Trade you my cigar for your dahlia...

Terri & Erik!! These two had such heart and genious style, it was fate that we spoke on the phone late one night and they shared their ideas… I was hooked and here are the results! But first, check the heart-shaped toe peeps on her shoes- so cute! Love those smiles!!! Our beautiful bride, Terri with her deep red orchids…. Her bouquet of deep purple & black miniature callas, black magic roses and a multitude of monkey tails! A cuff … Read more

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Flames of Flowers

Flames of Flowers

Victoria & Balasz wanted to celebrate their wedding in a very intimate manner… after being friends for a long while, the time had come to bring the family from near and far to sit around one long table… Our beautiful bride, Victoria. In graceful repose on an adorable chaise at the La Jolla Darlington House. Handsome groom Balasz’s boutonniere of two red mini-garden roses and a cymbidium orchid. Unassuming, naturally designed ceremony flowers to encircle the couple as they said … Read more

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Nature’s Texture

Nature's Texture

Christy’s flavor for organic movement in the flowers, earthy colors, and stylized beauty was a story told best by her flowing bouquet of hellebores, orchids, fiddleheads, lisianthus, dahlias, and berzilia… Contrasting simplicity of the Bridesmaids suited their royal purple dresses- papyrus flairs out around baby succulents, hydrangea, orchids, and lisianthus. Outdoor decorations were simple clusters of kiwi branches, equisetum, lisianthus, and berzilia along the railing above their ceremony. Table centerpieces of glass vases wrapped with variegated leaves surrounded by flows … Read more

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Sea Blue Stars & Green Spiders

Sea Blue Stars & Green Spiders

Jeannine & Anthony were married in the adorable St. Agnes Catholic Church in Point Loma & then hopped over to Balboa Park’s Spanish Art Village (by way of East Village) for their fun outdoor reception. The bride and her 2 sisters carried white dahlias, hydrangea, lisianthus, freesia, and dusty miller with a touch of blue tweedia, wrapped in flowing streamers of aqua, periwinkle, & sheer white. The beach net trapped one of our starfish and a green spider near the … Read more

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For the love of berry.

For the love of berry.

You are in for a treat! This was such a spectacular wedding, from the fresh berry summer palette we planned for a year, to the fun music playing in the Bride’s room as we delivered their bouquets.. Jessica’s bouquet blended her sweet softness of silvery dusty miller, white lisianthus, and fragrant freesia, with her desire for a more unusual, botanical feel of rare lady slipper paphiopedilum orchids. Sparks of color start flying with the bridesmaid bouquets- green hydrangea and cymbidium … Read more

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Crimson Cran & Celery

Crimson Cran & Celery

Back to the bold! Deep dahlias, callas, and cymbidium orchids on a bed of celadon amaranthus… Bridesmaid Bouquets of purple and citron orchid blooms in tufts of furry green dianthus. Kate & Randy, so sweet on each other Love her dangle earrings with the orchid bloom just above, and the ruffly one-shoulder dress, to boot! Ribbon streamers, wild willow, and palm fronds, alongside the mahogany bamboo of their ethereal & asymmetrical backdrop…A wooden ring bearer box of shells and cymbidiums. … Read more

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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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Classic Color

Classic Color

What a way to start your wedding day! Parasols and sunshine. Classic Bridal Bouquet ~ creamy white majolica spray roses & crisp white dahlias. Bronze mocha cymbidium orchids and seeded eucalyptus against a deep grape bridesmaid dress.. Ode to the coordinating Groomsmen boutonniere and attire.Elegant escort cards lined up neatly thank you to Krista Romberg of Orange Blossom Events Centerpieces of golden glass hurricanes, surrounded by crimson dahlias, purple hydrangea, lime lisianthus, and more majolica roses… Mini square delights of … Read more

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