Weddings, conventions and graduations…

Linda LudwigConventions, Pittsburgh weddings, Plants, Roses, Wedding bouquets

The weekend after Mother’s Day proved even busier for us than the weekend before! May is the start of the wedding season in Pittsburgh, and this week we designed wedding flowers for three different bridal parties. We also provided green and blooming plants for various graduations, and for the International Quilt Market, which was held at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. Did you know … Read More

Photos from an August wedding…

Linda LudwigPittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding flowers

One of our summer brides just shared some of her photos with us.  The photographer was Dean from Bella Pictures. She writes in her email: “I had done my ordering from NY, so completely long-distance and over phone and email.  Based on my email, you guys created exactly what I had pictured in my mind.  I loved the flowers and … Read More

A lavender floral pallette for a November Pittsburgh wedding…

Linda LudwigBanquet flowers, Centerpieces, Event flowers, Pittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding centerpieces, Wedding flowers

Our featured wedding this week was a vision of shades of lavender. The bridesmaids’ bouquets featured hydrangea, stock, lisianthus and freesia. The table centerpieces contained hydrangea, lisianthus, stock, kale and seeded eucalyptus. Here’s a photo of the wedding cake decorated with flowers, along with the toss bouquet. (Look carefully, and you can see our truck parked on the street below!) … Read More

Flowers for an October wedding in Pittsburgh

Linda LudwigBanquet flowers, Centerpieces, Event flowers, Party flowers, Pittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding centerpieces, Wedding flowers

Our featured wedding this week was a spectacular vision of white with gold and crystalline accents.   The bridesmaids carried white hydrangea studded with cream and blush roses, crystals and pearl strands, with gold and rhinestone ribbon wrapping the stems. The flower girls carried silk pomander balls, finished with fresh pink mini spray roses, rhinestones and gold ribbon. The reception centerpieces … Read More

August wedding flowers…

Linda LudwigBanquet flowers, Centerpieces, Event florist, Event flowers, Pittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding centerpieces, Wedding flowers

The first weekend in August was a busy one for weddings at the Blumengarten! One of our brides this weekend carried a simple, yet sophisticated, bouquet of white calla lilies: Another featured bride chose exquisite Picasso mini calla lilies with ivory roses and purple alstromeria for her bouquet: Yet another bride picked centerpieces featuring gerberas, spray roses, Asiatic lilies, bells … Read More

Flowers for a Pittsburgh summer wedding…

Linda LudwigBanquet flowers, Centerpieces, Event florist, Event flowers, Pittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding centerpieces, Wedding flowers

Flowers for a July wedding day… Our featured bride last weekend chose blush roses and spray roses, locally grown white dahlias, freesia, succulents and variegated pittosporum for her bouquet. For the reception, the Carnegie Music Hall foyer was adorned with tall and low centerpieces of hydrangea, roses, snapdragon and lisianthus.