Tracy was such a beautiful bride. When she came into the shop for her consultation she already had some beautiful ideas about what she wanted her wedding flowers to be. Each bridesmaid bouquet was unique in it’s own way yet suited the wedding aesthetic perfectly. And from her hair flowers to the cake flowers Tracey’s vision came to life. It was such a lovely combination of roses, spray roses and orchids. The reception was held at The Gates on Roblin and the gorgeous photos were captured by Kamp Photography.
We had a fantastic weekend at the Wonderful Wedding Show! So many new brides to meet and inspirational booths to see! It was a thrill to meet so many of you and we are anticipating a gorgeous wedding season. Thank you to all of our participants in our draw as well as our Instagram contest! We are itching to get started on designing beautiful wedding flowers for all of our brides. Thank you!
Sean and Maggie’s wedding took place on a gorgeous summer day. We couldn’t have dreamed of a more lovely afternoon for this darling couple. Maggie had exquisite taste in florals and together we came up with beautiful pieces that embellished her wedding day in the very best way. Thank you to the stunningly talented Brittany Mahood Photography and venue Terrace in the Park.
Here we are the the beginning of the year! We are busy planning a beautiful booth for all of our new potential brides and we can’t wait to meet you. How exciting! We already have our sketches together, the flowers are ordered and all that’s left is for you to get your tickets! The show runs from January 17th-18th at the RBC Convention Center. Click here to get your tickets!
The Wonderful Wedding show will be showcasing hundreds of Winnipeg’s wedding vendors and we would love to see you at our booth. Come visit us on the top floor in booth #105 near the main stage. We would love to chat about wedding flowers with you! We will be doing multiple give-away’s so be sure to stop by!
We are so glad to finally put these gorgeous photos up for you all to see! (Taken by the incredible talent, Simply Rosie Photography) This wedding was recently featured in Style Me Pretty and we were more than thrilled. Jewel and Connor’s wedding was the perfect combination of beautiful decor and meaningful sentiment. This was a family event through and through and by the end of it all we truly felt like part of the family. Jewel’s flowers were composed of Juliet Garden Roses, Pink O’Hara garden roses, pink spray roses, a variety of foraged foliage, foraged apples, Engagement roses, Hydrangea, olive leaf and Queen Anne’s Lace. Enjoy this beautiful Winnipeg wedding inspiration!
It was such a joy to design the flowers for Quinn and Sebastian’s wedding day. Quinn brought so many special touches to her wedding decor and her attention to detail was incredible. From the key on the groom’s boutonniere to the beautiful lanterns on the tables, this was one wedding that we enjoyed from the start to finish. Quinn’s bouquet was a combination of white o’hara garden roses, succulents, white astilbe, white veronica, pink stock, cream hypericum berries, white waxflower, seeded eucalyptus, scabiosa pods and sahara roses. A stunning combination the fit perfectly into their wedding style. Thank you to the talented girls at Sugar and Soul Photography for the gorgeous photos!
Venue: Southwood Golf Course
Victoria came into the shop to meet with us and had a clear vision of what she wanted. This gal loves succulents and wanted us to create a bouquet for her made almost entirely of succulents. Challenge accepted! We were thrilled with how it turned out and loved the touch of eucalyptus and blooms of white phalaenopsis orchids. The centerpieces were equally as special, small planters filled with a variety of succulent plants. We love how creative our bride’s are! Photography by the talented gals at Sugar and Soul Photography. Venue: Qualico Family Center, Assinaboine Park
Plan B’s typically end up not being preferred over plan A. Not in the case of Cassie and Nigel’s stunning summer wedding. Somehow the day came together more beautifully than we could have imagined even with the looming rain clouds. It was a thrill to be a part of such a beautiful event. The flowers and the couple were like a dream come true. That and the stunning captures by Simply Rosie Photography, cake by Jenna Rae Cakes, Jewelry by Sugar Blossom Designs and The Gates on Roblin ballroom.
This summer has been a whirlwind! We can’t believe we are nearly at the end of September and are winding down our 2014 wedding season. What a season is has been! We have done so many different kinds of wedding flowers for so many brides. From large budgets to unique inspirations, this summer has been wonderful.
We are so looking forward to the last few exciting things of the year (The It’s Love Bridal Showcase for one!) and are looking on towards next year, excited to see what it will hold.
We are booking for 2015 and are so excited about the weddings already on our calendar! There are large installations in our future, unique concepts, beautiful ribbon and so much more.
If you would like to know more about Academy Florist and are interested in booking a consultation for the 2015 wedding season, please feel free to contact us! We would LOVE to be your florist and team with you to making your wedding beautiful. Tessa, our wedding consultant, is available for consultations!
We can’t wait to meet you and chat about your beautiful bridal blooms!
With Love, The Academy Florist Design Team
Kaitlynd loves tulips and wanted them to be her flower theme for her and Ben’s entire wedding day. The combination of nautical colors, navy, cream, grey and peach was darling. We loved the simplicity of the flowers and can’t help but miss these sweet blooms during the summer months. Congratulations to Ben and Kaitlynd! And until next spring, enjoy these photos by Victoria Anne Photography.