Wedding Planning: Flowers

Monday, October 6th, 2014

A Unique Take on the Bridal Bouquet, at Bridal Reflections FLOWERS

Long Island brides — I just attended the coolest event at Bridal Reflections’ Fifth Avenue Salon, where I met the fabulous event planner and TV personality, Diann Valentine. At the salon, she presented the Diann Valentine Signature Bridal Cuff, “to replace the bulky and often cumbersome bridal bouquet that repeatedly impedes the view of a bride’s gown,” […]

Friday, January 20th, 2012

Paper Petals for Your Wedding? FLOWERS

Long Island brides –  courtesy of Bridal Guide, what do we think of these giant paper flowers instead of the real deal?

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Freeze-Dry Long Island Wedding Bouquet FLOWERS

You spend so much time selecting your bridal bouquet, it’s a shame to toss it once the wedding is over.   But here’s a cool solution — have your flowers freeze-dried and mounted on a frame.  Then you can not only preserve the bouquet forever, but also use it as a decorative piece of art in […]

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Long Island Wedding Centerpieces & Bouquets FLOWERS

Last week, I was on News 12 Long Island with reporter Elisa DiStefano, talking about what the royal wedding flowers might look like.   In case you want to see what some fabulous Long Island florists brought in to our segment at Oheka Castle, take a look at the images below, which by the way, were […]

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Save Money on Wedding FLOWERS

If you’re looking for ways to save money on your Long Island wedding (and who isn’t??), consider ordering your flowers through the Internet. for example offers wholesale flowers for the DIY bride.  At you can  save 30% on average over using a florist.  Here’s why:  In all probability, wedding flowers provided by a […]

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

Best Wedding Flower Shops on Long Island FLOWERS

When it comes to ordering your wedding bouquets and centerpieces, communication is key.  One of the best ways to let your florist know exactly what you want is to bring in an image of a bouquet or centerpiece that you’ve seen on the Internet or in a magazine.  Also bring in a fabric swatch of […]

Monday, November 30th, 2009

Flowers: Begin Your Search for a Long Island Florist Here

If your catering hall has provided you with  a list of their preferred vendors, chances are there is a florist on that list.   Do contact them, but don’t stop your research there.  There are hundreds of excellent florists here on Long Island that can create magic for your wedding.   To help you along, we asked […]