Florist Spotlight – Abby Daigle

September 04, 2018

It’s been a busy summer of traveling, taking and editing flower pictures and having kids home from school! We are happy to say we are settling back in the groove with some of our Florist Spotlight posts, and we have some great ones lined up! …Read More

When dreams of a flower farm are ready before you are

August 07, 2018

On Wednesday, Julie and I had the chance to visit a local flower farmer. So local, that she literally is just miles from my home. Our kids go to the same elementary school, small world! We were both excited to get a glimpse of flower …Read More

I just can’t picture what it will look like

July 23, 2018

  Design by the Blossom came into existence because of one simple but huge hurdle to overcome in the wedding planning process…and it comes right after presenting your amazing floral design concept. It sounds something like, “I just can’t quite picture it” or “I’m having a …Read More

Michelle Edgemont Design – Florist Spotlight

May 29, 2018

It’s been a while since our last post, but we are back at it! This week we are so excited to introduce you to Michelle Edgemont of Michelle Edgemont Design. Based out of Brooklyn, NY, Michelle focuses on event design and floral design. Well known …Read More

Victoria Clausen Floral Events- Florist Spotlight

March 27, 2018

This week we had the opportunity to speak with Victoria of Victoria Clausen Floral Events. They are based out of Cockeysville, MD; it was great to talk with yet another florist who is local to us! Victoria first came to the United States from Ukraine …Read More

Sweet Root Village – Florist Spotlight

March 13, 2018

Florist Spotlight with Sweet Root Village In the spotlight this week, we have Sweet Root Village. Sweet Root Village is made up of an awesome group of ladies who focus on three things: Editorials, Flowers and Photography. Obviously we are here to focus on the flower …Read More

Atelier Ashley Flowers – Florist Spotlight

February 27, 2018

Before we introduce you to Ashley of Atelier Ashley Flowers, let’s bring you up to speed on what we’ve been up to in the last month… Focus Group We launched our first Facebook Study Group in which we invited any and all floral professionals to …Read More

First Florist Spotlight

January 12, 2018

Happy New Year! With a new year comes new ideas, new goals and new endeavors.  Sense a theme? New, New and more New! So up first, our first florist spotlight: Julie and I both agreed that we want to meet more people in the floral …Read More

New Ceremony Images

October 23, 2017

We recently added something new for our Bloom users! Now that the ceremony images have been available for a few months, I thought it would be fun to showcase all that you can do with them! First up, how to find them! With all of …Read More

Thistle make your day!

October 12, 2017

Loaded with sharp prickles, it may be difficult to decide if growing thistle is something you want to take on, but choosing to use it in a floral arrangement is another story. An easy decision, thistle can add a fun unique edge to a centerpiece …Read More

Try out some Amaranthus this Fall!

October 06, 2017

Fall is officially here! These fun hanging amaranthus plants are popular for fall use and are starting to become available as October begins.   Name: Amaranthus Colors Available: White, green and red. Right now we have red and green available on Bloom, but I absolutely …Read More

It’s All About the Dahlias!

September 25, 2017

As their growing seasoning is coming to an end, I wanted to talk some about beautiful Dahlias! This gorgeous bloom comes in so many colors and so many sizes that it is easy to see why it is so popular. Name: Dahlia Colors Available: Dahlias come …Read More

Before and After

September 12, 2017

A major benefit of using Design by the Blossom to create arrangements is being able to have an instant visual! Not everyone is a designer/creator at heart and can visualize how something will look. I, for one, am definitely not one of these people (hence …Read More

Our First Styled Shoot

August 28, 2017

For a while now, Julie and I have been working to expand our horizons in the wedding market in order to share our design tools with everyone! So, we are really excited to share that we participated in our first styled shoot! Just in case you …Read More

Succulents!

August 11, 2017

Are succulents for you? Want to try your hand at designing with succulents? Julie designed this great bouquet with our new images that we recently added! Succulents have become a growing trend not only in weddings, but in gardens, indoor plants and just about anywhere else! …Read More

Flower Fact Fun – The Sunflower

July 27, 2017

It’s been a hot summer so far this year but this week has been much cooler! Definitely a nice break from the 95 degree weather. With the heat we’ve been having, it can only mean one thing…the time of year when sunflowers make their appearance …Read More

Design by the Blossom’s visit to Pennock

July 14, 2017

Our first wholesaler visit to Pennock Floral! As you may or may not know, Julie and I have been working hard to update our flower inventory in Bloom (our subscription based design area).  Earlier this spring, we visited Plant Masters. A local (to us!) grower …Read More

Fourth of July – Red, White and Blue Wedding

July 04, 2017

Happy Fourth of July!! What’s your opinion on holiday weddings? Some people like them, it’s an invite to a party no matter what the date.  Other people may not like them, especially if they have traditions that they would like to continue each year. Regardless …Read More

Flower Fact Fun- Scabiosa

July 03, 2017

Scabiosa or Pincushion Flower… What do you call this fun bloom? If you’re looking for a fun and stunning flower to add to your arrangement, look no further.  Scabiosa aka pincushion flowers are a great way to add a unique flair to any event.   …Read More

Create a Unique Boutonniere!

June 24, 2017

Can you spell Boutonniere? I’ve typed this word multiple times and still struggle to get the spelling correct… I can’t even imagine how many ways it’s been misspelled.  Sometimes my spellcheck can’t even guess the word I’m so far off! A little background on boutonnieres… …Read More