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VINTAGE MARKET DAYS // Jordan Creek Mall

Lavender Blue Floral was asked to participate in Vintage Market Days Lavender Blue Floral was asked to participate in Vintage Market Days, a traveling vintage fair based out of Arkansas. The event took place at Jordan Creek Mall, in West Des Moines and was planned for April 13-15, 2018. Lavender Blue was asked to design […]

July 18, 2018

Behind the Scenes


A beautiful destination wedding in Florida…something fresh and exciting for brides that make their home in the Midwest. In today’s bridal trends, destination weddings are becoming more and more popular. Even if you live elsewhere, you can take your flowers with you and enjoy watching the dreams of that special day take shape, without the […]

June 4, 2018


NEW STUDIO // Lavender Blue Floral

Lavender Blue has found a new home! We’re moving into a new studio space in about a month.  This gives us a better & more comfortable consultation area, more space for future classes on floral artistry, and the opportunity to host pop-up shops for local artists!  Check out some “before” pictures of the space below. […]

May 1, 2018

Behind the Scenes

Iowa Styled Photoshoots: Burlington School Vampire Wedding

Working together with Iowa wedding vendors to make vampire wedding magic!

April 30, 2018

Behind the Scenes, Photo Shoots

SIX ways to keep flowers FRESH.

What are the most important things I can do for a long-lasting bouquet? 1. Order your flowers from a reputable florist, who understands how to process them correctly so that you start with the freshest stems possible. 2. Change the water daily. Clean, fresh, room-temperature H20 is the flower’s best friend. 3. Cut the stems […]

January 24, 2018

Flower Care

FARMHOUSE CHIC // My personal favorite style and why I love it

Let’s chat about farmhouse chic! What is farmhouse chic?  It’s the look you find on Fixer Upper. It’s fresh, “farmy” and fun! I love to create permanent botanical designs for your farmhouse style! This style is very trendy in wedding design and interior spaces. Farmhouse Chic is what I sell on Etsy, where you can […]

January 20, 2018

Flower Care