Category Archives: freesia

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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Natural Beauty

Natural Beauty

Such a pretty picture… Lovely day for a wedding with rustic colors and a penchant for the raw, natural feel of flowers…I couldn’t decide which bouquet shot was better, so I give you both I just love the mix of callas, wild eyed orange and green ranunculus, ruffly red roses, pin cushion proteas, rose-hips, freesia, and fiddlehead ferns wrapped with their long stems in a smooth ivory satin. See how we coordinate? Bride and Groom, together in love and flower.. … 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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Clean + White Serenity

Clean + White Serenity

Devra & Jeff celebrated their wedding with a peaceful palette of whites, fresh green, and pewter grey- resulting in a classic affair that defies generations or trends, it was simultaneously elegant and contemporary. Bridal Bouquet of draping white freesia buds surrounding tufts of white peonies in full bloom, mini calla lilies, and bells of ireland peeping through for another touch of green. Bridesmaid bouquets of white dahlias, green hydrangea, and green miniature cymbidium orchids. Just an awesome peony I love … Read more

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Erica & Mark

Erica & Mark

This past week we celebrated a whopping anniversary for Brant Bender Photography (yay! more to come on this, I’m sure:)) So, on the heels of this excitement I want to showcase the beautiful photos Brant captured of Erica & Mark’s wedding at the Hyatt Mission Bay… Erica’s beautiful bouquet of white peonies and a touch of freesia. Corsages for the proud moms & grandmas… Bridesmaid bouquets of hot pink peonies, white stock, and creamy roses. Fluffy white china mums with … Read more

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Melanie and Anthony are such naturally nice people, it’s beautiful to see them together.. No lack for yellow here Yellow orchids, freesia, calla lilies, dahlias, and fern for a wild and organic look. I love the fresh combo of shiny stem green with goldy yellow and a clean matte khaki. I’m sure there’ll be more to see soon… thanks Melissa for the great pics!

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Darling Darlington

Darling Darlington

Yia & Sal celebrated in the sweetest of locations, surrounded by beautiful rose bushes and blue tile mosaics, family and friends.. Fantastic color meld of peach-y apricot-y papaya-y hues with soft mocha browns in a base of creamy whites, greens, and anything naturally blending with the overall scheme. You know I love the color freedom! The composite table centerpiece with these adorable kraft paper numbers on a grapevine leaf, mercury glass votives, dinner menus, and florals. Soft green dusty miller … Read more

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Walk in the Vines

Walk in the Vines

Ode to grape lovers.. Gina & Mike were up for a wine stomp and romp at their wedding in Temecula’s Leonesse Cellars. It was a windy, but stunning day captured by Louis Palos Studio… White freesia and antique peach garden roses blend beautifully in this hand-tied bouquet. Irridescent blue-purple dresses set off these bouquets of green hydrangea, mini green cymbidiums, star of bethlehem, and creamy white roses. the happy couple Hanging vases of mini roses and white-purple snapdragons from navy … Read more

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Dana & Klint

Dana & Klint

Darling couple from my own previous stomping ground.. that’s right, little did you know I once lived in Texas! Dana’s parents are some of the coolest cats around and they were oh so pleasant to work with as we planned for her wedding at the La Jolla Bridge Club. We went for old charm with creams, white, lavender, touches of blue, and a kick of lime. Keeping our charm, we wrapped the vases in antique lace to match the bride’s … Read more

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