Tag: Florist

a moment to savour – Hacienda Sarria photo shoot

November 14, 2014

This photo shoot at the Hacienda Sarria In Kitchener, Ontario was full of awesomeness!   Every detail was inspired by a recent summer trip to Portugal by the coordinator of the event, Lynzie Kent. Lynzie, owner of Love by Lynzie Weddings and Events in Toronto,…

a moment to savour – hope spring holiday home tour

November 7, 2014

The 13th annual Holiday Tour of Homes for HopeSpring kicks off the holiday season tonight and tomorrow. Every year, professional decorators and interior and exterior florists and garden centres from the Waterloo Region gather to donate their time, energy and artistic skill to transform…

pretty petals – paphiopedilum orchids

October 23, 2014

We are pretty smitten in the studio this week.  We are featuring a type of orchid that we have never had the pleasure of having – paphiopedilum, or more commonly known as the lady slipper orchid.  This particular kind of paphiopedilum is an exotic…

a moment to savour – murdoch mysteries

August 29, 2014

We were pretty excited when we heard that our beloved landlord, The Walper Hotel, circa 1893, would become a set this week for the filming of an episode of the Murdoch Mysteries.  Filming took place both inside the hotel and out on Queen Street….

52 objects in the studio – flower cooler

March 26, 2014

Our flower studio is bursting at the seams.  We utilize every square inch of our space – and love every bit of  it! We are surrounded by the vintage, the reconditioned, the antique, and the new.  Everything that we have in the shop has…

52 objects in the studio – floral knives

March 5, 2014

Our flower studio is bursting at the seams.  We utilize every square inch of our space – and love every bit of it! We are surrounded by the vintage, the reconditioned, the antique, and the new.  Everything that we have in the shop has…

photographer on the move

March 20, 2013

Last week photographer Stephanie Canada stopped into the Living Fresh Flower Studio and School for a little photo shoot for her Photographer on the Move series. Here are few of the wonderful images she captured of our work and studio space. For more images…

flowery goodness for mother’s day

May 8, 2012

Here is a little peak at what we have in the works for Mother’s Day! It encompasses lots of pretty garden flowers in shades of pink, peach, coral, cream, blue and, purple; just to name a few. These images are samples only, flowers are subject to availability….

on our table – spring helleborus flowers

April 6, 2012

Our Easter table this year is very simple compared to last year’s Easter tablescape. This year we have several birthdays adding to the festivities of the weekend so I want to keep it simple and let the flowers speak for themselves. Helleborus blooms are one of my…

friday floral eye candy

March 2, 2012

Hope you all had a great week! I sure did! I made a really big decision this week with regards to Living Fresh. Still some details to firm up before I can share the news so you will have to hold tight for a…

wedding flower trends for 2012

February 27, 2012

We are noticing a few new wedding trends over here at the Living Fresh studio so we wanted to share our findings with you as you plan for the upcoming 2012 wedding season. Wedding flowers this year seem to have a soft, feminine, romantic feel to…

wednesday’s flowers – valentine’s day red

February 8, 2012

With Valentine’s Day only six days away, I want to use today’s Wednesday’s Flower post to discuss Valentine’s Day flowers and the use of the colour. We all are very familiar with the traditional 24 long stemmed red roses for the occasion but has…

living fresh is taking valentine’s day orders

February 7, 2012

Gentleman (and Ladies), Living Fresh is now accepting floral orders for Valentine’s Day! For the big day of love we are focusing on being pretty in pink, soft, and romantic with bits of red and white added to the mix. We will not have red…

Sas Bloemiste in Edam Netherlands

November 1, 2011

Like so many others, travelling is very inspiring to me.  I love to wander through cities and towns with several cameras in tow in search of everything and anything that catches my eye.  Cool shops, exciting colours, perfect doorways, unique patterns, flowers (of course), yummy food, architecture…