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20 Fresh Flower Hairstyles for Spring + Summer

If there's one thing that will brighten my day in a heartbeat, it's fresh flowers. And we've got plenty of 'em to go around. But quite possibly my favorite of all is when they're added to a gorgeous wedding hairstyle. Don't you just feel like a beauty with a flower in your hair? Here are a handful of ideas to adorn your locks!

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8 Tips to Beautiful Wedding Flowers on a Small Budget

You know what brightens my day the most? Pretty blooms, hands down. And oh do I love a wedding filled with them, but I also know they cost a pretty penny. So, rather than sacrificing style for savings, I'll be taking pointers from Embellished Events on how to get the most of a floral budget. Judging from Hunter McRae Photography's gorg shots of ...

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How To Arrange Flowers from Beauty in the Making + KT Merry

For me, arranging the perfect centerpiece is one of the most frustrating experiences ever. Because it never looks exactly like I want it to look. Well, at least it USED to be that is. But, I've unlocked the secret to flower arranging fun (otherwise known as stop-taking-myself-too-seriously) so now I can design centerpieces with joy, resting assured that sometimes imperfectly designed, lovingly fussed with and often slightly lopsided finished products are often the prettiest. And this piece...

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Floral Wedding Cake Round Up

I'm guessing that most of you are with me when I say that flowers + sweets are just about the only two things on my mind right now. With Valentine's Day just mere hours away, I'm doing some serious daydreaming of those pretty petals and scrumptious sweets to come. So in the meantime, to satisfy those cravings we've hand-picked some crazy-gorgeous floral adorned cakes to feast your eyes on. Get your sweet tooth...

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Ohio Wedding from Marti’s Floral Designs + Adrianne Elizabeth Events

Naturally, my morning routine starts with a little Tour de SMP, but I have a feeling I'm not the only one who likes to settle into my day with some wedding eye candy. And if you ask me, this springtime soirée is just what you need to get geared up for your Tuesday. I've always been smitten with a good rainy day romance and this Cincinnati wedding is no exception. With drool-worthy florals from Marti's Floral Designs and...

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Romantic Austin Wedding from Forever Photography Studio

Oh my... the flowers. The romantic, pretty, show stopping flowers from Exquisite Petals. It took me all of .5 seconds to fall in love with this wedding thanks to the flowers that set the tone for the most gorgeous soiree. With Forever Photography Studio behind the lens, it's always going to be beautiful, but this wedding brought a whole new level of beauty to the...

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Wrap It Up Pretty Little Black Book!

Another week has come and gone, and we're so close to the weekend we can almost touch it. We're hoping there are oodles of Winter weddings flooding our inbox after this first wedding weekend in February. Of course, we couldn't bid you farewell before giving you a little preview to get you excited to be back here nice and early Monday. We'll be showing off the rest of this gorgeous Texas wedding from Forever Photography, so...

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Venue + Bouquet Combos by La Partie Events, II

We are blogging with Megan Fickling of La Partie Events today, who is sharing some of her own inspirations and ideas. She is pure talents so I love that she has taken the time to empart some of her wedding wisdom with us!

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If you're just tuning in, I'm guest blogging today and sharing what a difference it makes when your flowers complement your venue. This venue is the Mountain Gate Country Club in Brentwood, CA.

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Centerpiece Ideas by Calluna Events

Hope everyone had a great weekend! Thanks so much for all of the birthday well wishes...we had a great time, just hanging out at home, eating WAY too much chocolate and doing a little too much of nothing. Perfect way to kick off an all new decade.

We have kind of a hodge podge of stuff for you today, which is sometimes the best way to do it. A little something for everyone. First up, some really simple, but gorgeous centerpiece ideas that...

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Wedding Centerpiece by La Partie Events, IX

If I could fly out to LA and give Meg of La Partie Events a hug, I totally would. Although that would probably scare her off. So, instead, I'll just tell her that we loved what she created for us today on SMP. The originality, the thoughtfulness of each design, the fabulous attention to detail and style...it's well, inspiring. To say the least. If you are lucky enough to live in the area and are looking for a planner/designer...

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Wedding Centerpieces by La Partie Events, VII

Okay, on to the next ridiculously chic wedding centerpiece that La Partie Events crafted for us. This one is modern and minimalistic... all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo Materials 3 CB2 Long Neck Vases 1 Set of IKEA White PS Candle Holders $8.99 12 Votive Candles in Clear Holders, Crate and Barrel, 2 Yards IKEA Katrin Fabric $5.99 / yard White Lilac...

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Wedding Centerpieces by La Partie Events, VI

If you are just now joining us, you are in for SUCH a treat. The fabulously talented Meg, designer behind La Partie Events, has created a full day of inspirations and wedding centerpieces for us. Using goods that she found at IKEA (I swear, it's not IKEA ad, they just happen to have THE best vases at a reasonable price) and flowers she discovered at the LA flower mart, she designed a series of centerpiece ideas that can just as easily...

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Wedding Centerpieces by La Partie Events, V

Okay, moving on to the next La Partie Events masterpiece! all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo This one is a bit more traditional than the last, using flowers that are both feminine and utterly chic at the same time. Paired next to the somewhat casual yellow runner, the result is that perfect combination of timeless and modern. Love. Materials 1...

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Wedding Centerpieces by La Partie Events, IV

I am LOVING every little bit of today's feature. To see similar flowers and similar vessels be used in SO many different ways in incredibly inspiring. Even if you are like me, and aren't brave enough to craft your own centerpieces, today's designs are perfect inspiration for you to bring your florist or event planner. Love that. all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo YUM. love the manzanita branch with the simple round...

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Wedding Centerpieces by La Partie Events, III

Meg Fickling Pearson, the designer behind La Partie Events, just might be my new obsession. She's designed so many chic centerpiece ideas using really basic materials and flowers that she found that day at her local flower market. Here is her next creation... all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo Loving the modern candlesticks paired with the elegant yellow lilies.

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Wedding Centerpieces by La Partie Events, II

There is so much inspiration on SMP today, it's hard to believe it! We are devouring the designs that Meg of La Partie Events crafted for us, using simple vessels she found at IKEA and flowers that she picked up at the LA Flower Mart. Here are a few more of her gorgeous creations! all photographs by Stephanie Kleinman of SDK Photo Materials 1 White IKEA Blomster...

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Centerpiece Ideas from La Partie

When the fabulous Meg of La Partie Events sent me pictures of her DIY centerpiece ideas, I went absolutely nuts. She's submitted a handful of different ideas, all of which we are going to show today, each with their own unique style and personality. They would work beautifully whether you are planning to craft your own centerpieces or are just looking for a little floral inspiration. She started by spending the morning at the gorgeousness that is...

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DIY Centerpieces by Weddings by Socialites

I looooove today's wedding centerpiece idea that the fabulous Kelly McWilliams of Weddings by Socialites designed for us. It's so elegant and yet so totally approachable. Plus, you can really make it your own by choosing flower vessels that you love and grouping them in little clusters among tables... all images by Impressions Photography Whether you want...

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Wedding Centerpieces, VII

I've been to so many weddings where the flowers take center stage. And to be honest, it's pretty great to see gorgeous blooms tucked in every corner, dripping off every detail. BUT, that type of decor isn't always in the budget, especially these days. So today, we are chatting about centerpieces that are gorgeous, but in just about every example, they are also largely affordable or DIY-able.

One way to really trim your budget is to hop on the teeny-tiny vases trend. Tons of perfect...

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Wedding Centerpieces, VI

Another really great way to bring textures, colors and even prints into your wedding style is to use a box to house your flowers. Whether it's a great old wooden box that you scored at a flea market or paper boxes covered in your favorite fabric, a box will add an unexpected touch to your decor that will really go a long way...

Top Row Left to Right: boxes by Artfool and...

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