Two October weddings

Linda LudwigPittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding flower trends, Wedding flowers

Our wedding season is winding down! This weekend we have only two weddings on our calendar, with two entirely different looks. Our Friday wedding features a bride’s bouquet that is lush and organic. It contains red and ivory roses, blush spray roses, blush astilbe, pink ranunculus, burgundy hypericum and seeded eucalyptus. Saturday’s wedding features a bride’s bouquet that is sophisticated … Read More

Just peachy!

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

Right now in Pennsylvania the peaches are in season. This wedding palette of peach colored blooms is a stunning choice for late July. The bride’s hand-tied bouquet included peach Juliet garden roses, peach dahlias, pink carnations, white ranunculus, peach hypericum, pink carnations and silver dollar eucalyptus. The bride wanted to incorporate white anemones into the bouquet, so we used silk … Read More

A lush, organic wedding bouquet

Linda LudwigPittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding flower trends, Wedding flowers

Our bride last weekend wanted a bouquet that was lush, organic and very romantic. This exquisite bouquet captured the feeling exactly! Included in the bouquet were red dahlias, red mini calla lilies, blue eryngium, peach hypericum, pink ranunculus, brilliant cherry brandy roses, green sunflowers, purple wax flowers and seeded eucalyptus, with a touch of curly willow.

Wedding reception centerpieces…

Linda LudwigBanquet flowers, Centerpieces, Event flowers, Flower colors, Party flowers, Pittsburgh weddings, Roses, Wedding centerpieces

Three of our brides this week chose low centerpieces of roses and hydrangeas for their reception tables. Yet even using similar flowers, each wedding is a unique vision. When it comes to flower arrangements, a change in color can mean a major change in the final result! Our first centerpiece features a stunning color palette of purple hydrangea, ivory roses and green hypericum in a 6″ bubble … Read More

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

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

Summer wedding flowers

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

This week’s featured bride is carrying a beautiful bouquet of tinted hydrangea, Esperance roses, Creme de la creme roses, snapdragon, ivory spray roses and Queen Anne’s lace. Another bride chose this vibrant reception centerpiece, containing orange Asiatic lilies, hot pink roses, white spray roses, green hypericum, purple statice and variegated pittosporum.

Two beautiful color palettes for wedding flowers…

Linda LudwigPittsburgh weddings, Wedding bouquets, Wedding flower trends, Wedding flowers

Here are bouquets from recent weddings that highlight two beautiful color combinations: This elegant and contemporary pairing uses green flowers to highlight the traditional bridal white.  Our bridesmaid bouquet features two shades of green with mini hydrangea and kermit pomps, combined with white hydrangea and ivory spray roses. This vibrant and contemporary color combination combines bold orange gerbera daisies, hot … Read More