Tag: white

pretty petals – white carnations

October 30, 2014

We love carnations.  There.  We said it!  Never thought the day would come, but we have  fallen for these simple, timeless flowers.  Carnations are not just your grandmother’s flower anymore!  These flowers are a delight to work with because they look incredible clumped together,…

white, peach, emerald green wedding flowers

August 16, 2013

We just adore emerald green. When Chrystal and Mark approached us in the spring to talk about the flowers for their wedding on Friday, July 26, 2013, we were so excited to hear about their colour scheme of white, peach and emerald green with a hint…

purple and white flowers for a cambridge mill wedding

July 31, 2013

Natalie and Ryan were married on Friday, July 12th, 2013 at the beautiful Cambridge Mill. Natalie requested a mixed bouquet of flowers in various shades of purple with a hint of pink and ivory. For her bouquet we selected Purple Allium, Ocean Song Roses, Purple…

fresh and renewed – vintage keiller milk glass jars

June 18, 2013

This week’s Fresh and Renewed vintage James Keiller and Son marmalade jars are coming to you all they way from Dundee, Scotland. Keiller’s marmalade was first produced in Scotland in 1797 and by the late 19th century their preserves were shipped all over the world. They are believed to be…

friday july 13th was a good wedding flower day

February 3, 2013

Back in July we created the flowers for Laura and Jon Paul’s wedding on Friday the 13th. We shared images of the wedding flowers in this post a few months ago, today we have images of their day to share captured by Christine Reid…

flowers for a wedding at langdon hall

June 8, 2012

As we head into the weekend I want to share some pretty wedding flowers with you! On Saturday, June 2nd, we kicked off the wedding season over here at Living Fresh! We had the pleasure of creating the florals for a simple yet elegant…

wednesday’s flowers – white ornithogalum

December 28, 2011

Sorry it has been a little quiet around here, I have been taking a few days to relax and unwind from a fabulous Christmas with my family. How was your holiday? For today’s Wednesday’s Flowers post I’m keeping it simple and white with a…

Wednesday’s Flowers – Helleborus

December 15, 2010

For today I found a very surprising flower at the local grocery store, Helleborus niger. Helleborus is an outdoor perennial with creamy white flowers, which blooms usually under snow cover depending on the region you live in.  So to find it potted in the holiday section was a delightful…

Wednesday’s Flowers – Amaryllis

December 8, 2010

For me it is just not Christmas without an Amaryllis blooming in the house.  Forget the traditional Poinsettias, they just don’t do it for me, it is Amaryllis all the way around here.   The long-lasting blooms of the Amaryllis are strikingly beautiful and you can easily dress them…

Wednesday’s Flowers – Frosty Fern

November 24, 2010

Can you believe it, the holidays are only 4 weeks away!  Yikes!  I have so much to do, so today I started decorating the house.  I like to keep it simple and fresh, while using product that will last from November until the beginning…

Wednesday’s Flowers – White Freesia

November 10, 2010

My apologies once again for missing a Wednesday, last week was a little too crazy busy for me to attend to my regular schedule and something had to give.  The reason for the craziness is the awesome blue and white wedding I had the pleasure designing flowers for.  I…

White Thanksgiving

October 6, 2010

I’m in shock that Thanksgiving is this weekend, where has this year gone?? Thanksgiving is a holiday I have always enjoyed and really, how can you not enjoy it?  Lots of hearty home cooked food, spending time with family and friends, pumpkins and pies…

Wednesday’s Flowers – Summer White

August 4, 2010

I have decided that my garden is truly a spring garden, there are some very slim pickings out there right now.  Actually there has been very little colour action for months now.  Hence the spring garden comment.  I really need to do something about…

Cable Knit and Florettes – Oh My!

April 29, 2010

Are you familiar with 18 Karat?  If you are then you know what I’m talking about when I sigh and say ‘oh my’!  If you are not, then I strongly recommend you rush over to their website and check them out.  This Canadian company…