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Winter White and Green Flowers Bouquet

Winter White and Green Flowers Bouquet

If you’re planning a winter wedding and are forgoing more traditional dark red and burgundy colors, you might be surprised that there is an abundant choice of flowers and colors in the winter season. Beautiful blooms like tulips and peonies are available (albeit the color choices may be more limited than during the peak spring...
Blush Pink DIY Centerpiece

Blush Pink DIY Centerpiece

Blush peonies are one of my favorite peonies and with the last of the crop from our east coast farms for this season, I put together an easy blush pink DIY centerpiece with some other fun blooms that we’ve just added to our lineup. The color blush can mean different things to different people, but...
Coral and Peach Bouquet

Coral and Peach Bouquet

Our recent post on our favorite coral flowers inspired me to come up with a fun and colorful bouquet that features some coral blooms. Coral is such a great color for a bright summer wedding and of course coral peonies were a top choice to feature in this bouquet. The “ingredients” for this coral and...
Light Pink and Cream DIY Centerpiece

Light Pink and Cream DIY Centerpiece

We’ve been all about peonies lately, but late spring/early summer is when some of our other favorite flowers come into season like dahlias and astrantia! (If you’re not familiar with astrantia, check out our last post from our “What’s that flower?” series.) We had a beautiful mix of these blooms in the studio for a...
Pink Bouquet with Peonies and Lilies

Pink Bouquet with Peonies and Lilies

With peonies now in season, I thought it would be nice to put together a DIY bouquet that features these beautiful blooms. Peonies are pricier than other flowers; however, that doesn’t mean you need to forgo having them at your wedding or event! You can splurge on a few peonies and create something beautiful by...
Is this a peony?

Is this a peony?

Peonies are a favorite flower for so many people, but sometimes the pictures that people share with us or point out as peonies are not actually peonies at all! They often get confused with garden roses, double tulips, and even ranunculus. For those who grew up around peonies, this might seem crazy…how can you mistake...
Peony Care and Handling

Peony Care and Handling

Peony season is here and if you follow us on Instagram, you can see that we’ve been all about these exquisite blooms! There is just something so special about peonies that they make people swoon!  It’s no wonder that it’s a favorite flower for gifts and weddings. Given all this, we thought we would share...
May 2014 Calendar

May 2014 Calendar

Can you believe that it’s the last day of April already? We’re now well into spring, but I know many parts of the US are still having gloomy weather (while we’re having a mini heat wave here in Southern California!). Either way, one thing that always helps any mood is peonies! Who doesn’t love these...
Lavender Purple Spring Bouquet

Lavender Purple Spring Bouquet

A couple of months ago, I was lucky to attend a Flower Wild workshop. For those who may not be familiar with Flower Wild, you’ve nonetheless probably seen her work if you read any of the major wedding blogs or magazines. Kate Holt is the creative force behind Flower Wild and an absolutely wonderful instructor....
Yellow and White Spring Flowers Centerpiece

Yellow and White Spring Flowers Centerpiece

We are so excited that spring is here! It’s one of our favorite times of the year because of all the spring flowers and their colorful blooms that come into season like unique tulip varieties, daffodils, peonies, and so many more. We’ve been testing and shooting new flower images like crazy recently (follow us on...
DIY Blush Peony Bouquet

DIY Blush Peony Bouquet

If you’re new to Flower Muse, then you probably haven’t yet seen how much we love peonies!  We’re ECSTATIC that we now have them available again! It’s a little earlier than normal so it’s a real treat to have them! To kick off the return of these beautiful blooms, I thought I would how you...
Behind the Scenes: Testing Flowers

Behind the Scenes: Testing Flowers

If you follow us on Instagram, Facebook or any of our other social media sites, you’ve probably seen some behind the scenes snapshots of flowers in our studio. We’re constantly bringing in flowers for testing and quality control.  So what does that mean exactly?  I thought I would share with you what we do to...