Watch Fresh Lavender Stand Tall!

Fresh Lavender Wedding Inspiration

A fragrant addition that’s perfect for achieving the fresh-picked look for your arrangements, Lavender often arrives looking very tired and limp. However, as you can see, with proper time in some fresh water, they’ll start to stand tall, so much so that we didn’t set the camera up high enough! With fresh cut Lavender, it is normal for…

Easy DIY Decorating with Petals

FiftyFlowers Petals in Aisle Decor - by Doug Smith Events

When planning a DIY wedding, you’re usually looking for any way to simplify your decorating process. One of the most versatile items to help you do this is flower petals! They’re easy to work with, come in a wide variety of colors or mixed packs (even a choose your own color package), and require zero knowledge…

Beachy Blue Blooms for your Waterside Wedding

Beachy Blue Wedding Flowers

Warmer weather means more outdoor weddings, and one favorite summertime spot is waterside, whether that be poolside, lakeside or oceanside! Mimic the beauty of the water with flowers in gorgeous shades of Blue. This week choose from Baby Blue Nigella, Tie Dye Blue Dendrobium Orchids, Dark Blue Hydrangeas, or a Textured Filler Pack in Pool Blue. Mix and match…

DIY Bouquet and Boutonniere Inspiration

FiftyFlowers DIY Bouquets & Boutonnieres

It’s always a fun week at the office when we have a bunch of different flowers and greens coming through–for quality testing, to update their product photos, to ensure that the color tone hasn’t changed too much, etc.–because we get the opportunity to play around with different combinations of flowers, and therefore make more informed suggestions to…

Pantone’s Top 10 Colors for Fall 2016

Pantone’s Top 10 Colors for Fall 2016 with Wholesale Flowers in Every Color from FiftyFlowers.com

Are you planning a Fall Wedding? Then check out Pantone’s Top 10 Colors for Fall 2016 to help you get inspired! Pantone, the leading authority on all things color, describes the Fall 2016 color palette as A Unity of Strength, Confidence and Complexity, and Leatrice Eiseman, the Executive Director at the Pantone Color Institute, says, The desire for tranquility, strength,…

New Monochromatic Packs!

FiftyFlowers Monochromatic Mixed Packs

Available in eight different combinations, our brand new monochromatic mixed packs feature some of the hardiest flowers around–from the Mum, Spider Flower, Daisy, and Pom families. The blooms in these pack primarily arrive in a full-bloom form, are easy to care for, plus they have an exceptionally long vase life! They’re a great way to add some fun…

These Best Sellers are On Sale This Week!

Best Sellers

This week at FiftyFlowers.com we have a few our our Best Sellers on Sale! These blooms are perfect for creating gorgeous bouquets and centerpieces and can be used for any event, from Birthdays to Weddings! Choose from two of our best selling focal flowers, Vendela Ivory Roses or Ivory White Hydrangeas, or two of our best selling DIY…

Flower Spotlight: Anemones

FiftyFlowers Anemone Inspiration

When searching for bridal bouquet inspiration, one flower that you’ll likely see time and time again is the Anemone, especially white Anemones which are highly sought after! I mean who can resist that crisp, clean look? However, bone white petals with a jet black center is not the only color combo that Anemones are offered in. These beautiful…

Watch How Tulips Bloom & Grow!

FiftyFlowers Pink Double Tulip

There’s nothing that says “Spring” more than a brightly colored tulip! Though they can arrive looking small and green-ish, they undergo a dramatic transformation after a fresh stem trim and some time in water. Tulips are actually one of the only flowers that grow in both stem length and bloom height once they’re placed in…

Real Wedding: Blush & Burgundy Winter Wedding

FiftyFlowers DIY Blush & Burgundy Wedding

Though Emily & Taylor’s wedding took place this past Winter, their event decor was so classic and timeless that I think it absolutely warrants posting now, on the cusp of Summer! Burgundy, Pinky-Lavender, Blush, and Cream tones throughout blended flawlessly with the lush, overflowing greenery all over their historic venue, accented with pops of shimmery gold. To create the floral components,…

5 Reasons to Choose Roses

FiftyFlowers Roses

Roses symbolize love and beauty, so it is no surprise that these flowers are a major staple in the wedding world. These timeless and traditional flowers have been around for over 35 million years (crazy, right?!). Although roses have been around for years they are still an indisputably classic wedding flower, which really makes them…

Fresh Green and Crisp White Flowers on Sale!

Fresh Green and Crisp White Flowers

A Green and White Color Palette is so Chic. It’s Crisp and Classic, Fresh and Fabulous, and this week we are going to make it easy to create Beautiful Bouquets and Arrangements in this Color Palette…                                             Choose…

Jewel Tone Wedding Inspiration

FiftyFlowers Jewel Tone Wedding Inspiration

An affordable way to bring richness to your wedding without blowing the budget is through your color palette. Deep, luxurious shades of burgundy, teal, goldenrod, and amethyst are easy to incorporate into every facet of your event; from mix and match gem-hued bridesmaids dresses, to vibrant floral arrangements accented with dark emerald green foliage. You can find some inspiration…

10 Summer Centerpieces to Brighten Up Any Table

FiftyFlowers Summer Centerpiece Favorites

Summer is the season for bold, bright, multicolored tablescapes! Here’s a little collection of some centerpieces that have caught our eye recently.   Amaryllis tends to be solely associated with the holiday season, which is a shame since it comes in some really fun bright and pastel shades! This arrangement paired the Peach Amaryllis variety with…

Featured FiftyFlowers Review: DIY Backyard Wedding

Featured FiftyFlowers Review: DIY Backyard Wedding

Look out, Martha Stewart! We just received a Flower Story from one of our brides who took DIY weddings to the next level. Prepare to be wowed by the full list of what this family made by hand for Amelia’s wedding! “DIY Backyard Wedding“ Bride: Amelia               Location: Piedmont, OK     …

Bouquet Breakdown: Blue & Burlap

FiftyFlowers Blue Bridal Bouquet Breakdown

Every wedding needs its something blue, so why not have it be your bouquet? Naturally blue flowers can be a bit hard to come by, but this bridal bouquet from UK floral designers Wild and Wondrous Flowers found some that complemented each other beautifully, especially when offset by pops of white and bright apple green filler.…

The Best Flowers for a Beach Wedding

Flowers for a Beach Wedding

The weather is getting warmer, which means Summer is around the corner (how exciting!). With that being said, I wanted to share some great flower options for a beach themed wedding. The flowers chosen often reflect the colors and textures of a beach or a tropical location. However, brides can chose any flowers they would…

Watch These Cornflowers Bloom!

Cornflowers

Next month (just a few days away!) marks the start of Cornflowers’ seasonal availability, so we thought we’d give you all a little showcase of how they stand up straight and bloom. An adorable addition to the Wildflower Wedding look, these little guys add an adorable pop of blue to bouquets, centerpieces, and boutonnieres alike!…

Save on Fresh Flowers for Mom

Fresh Flowers for Mom

Your Mom deserves the Best, so give her the best with Beautiful, Fresh Cut Flowers from FiftyFlowers.com! These special Mother’s Day packs will feature a gorgeous selection of colors in all the Mother’s Day favorites, Tulips, Roses, Garden Roses and Peonies. Picked fresh from the farm and shipped directly to your leading lady!          …

Real Wedding: Bright Boho in Bozeman

Boho Bozeman Wedding with Flowers from FiftyFlowers

A little cheery, boho design inspiration came our way thanks to our friends at Montana’s own Reed & Lee Events and Weddings, who let us know that the beautiful floral arrangements in Louisa and Hampton’s wedding came from FiftyFlowers.com! With a lovely blend of classic romantic elements (her strapless lace gown and the soft green Seeded Eucalyptus throughout) and…

Flower Spotlight: Gerrondo Daisies

FiftyFlowers Gerrondo Daisies

If you are looking to add texture and a pop of color to your bouquets, centerpieces, or other arrangements, then look no further because Gerrondo Daisies can do just that. These are not your classic Gerbera Daisies, although they are from the same family. Their rounded, domed bloom and their full, feathery, layered 3D look sets…

Save on Smokin’ Hot Herbs… for Flower Arranging!

Herbs for Flower Arranging

Some people may be celebrating herbs of another type today, but here at FiftyFlowers we love fresh cut herbs for flower arranging! This week, choose from Sage, Mint, or Rosemary, or choose an herbaceous Assortment. These fresh cut herbs can be tucked into your bouquet or arrangements and they make great accents in boutonnieres. Plus they add…

Watch How Peonies Open

FiftyFlowers Peony

Peony season is starting up so when we received some into the FiftyFlowers office, we thought we’d take the opportunity to do a time lapse video to show how dramatically they change after arrival! Check out the video below, and take a look at that water line. Thirsty flowers!   Ready to start shopping for…

Featured FiftyFlowers Review: Dreams on a Budget

FiftyFlowers Featured Review

“Dreams on a Budget“ Bride: Norma               Location: Dade City, FL              Date: February 17th, 2016 Wholesale flowers ordered: Ivory White Hydrangea (12 stems), Light Pink Bulk Spray Roses (Small pack), Light Pink Stock Flower (70 stems), Dusty Miller Green Filler (100 stems), Dahlia-Style Cremon Snowflake (90 stems), Willow Seeded Eucalyptus…

Get Ready to Party with these Fiesta Flower Favorites!

Fiesta Favorites

Let’s Party! Whether you want to throw a Fiesta-Inspired Wedding or are just looking forward to Celebrating Cinco de Mayo, we have the Fiesta Flower Favorites you need! This week, choose from Hot Mama Mini Gerbera Daisies, Bicolor Yellow and Orange Spray Roses, Red Mini Carnations, or Yellow Craspedia Billy Balls.              …

Flower Spotlight: Scabiosa

FiftyFlowers Scabiosa Inspiration

With the Wildflower Wedding look taking the lead as hottest wedding trend in 2016, it’s the perfect time to highlight an awesome addition to this theme–Scabiosa! These adorable blooms have a domed bloom with lots of tiny petals surrounding a pincushion-like center, and most have whimsically curved stems giving them a feel similar to ranunculus. (Though if you’d prefer that they stand…

My Wedding: The Budget and The Venue

Wedding Budget

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been over a year since the last time I blogged about my upcoming wedding! Here’s a quick recap to fill you in… I got engaged just after midnight on New Year’s of 2014/2015, check out the story here, but we knew right away that we would have a longer engagement…

Dazzling Phalaenopsis Orchid Display

Phalaenopsis Orchid Display

Canadian floral designer Christine de Beer used some of our White Phalaenopsis Orchids in her installation at the Toronto Flower Show, and won a gold ribbon for her design! The orchids were suspended in long strands, and she used water-filled glass “seahorses” to keep the blooms fresh during the show. She also wove together garlands of Tillandsia Usneoides…

Save on these Soft, Spring Garden Style Flowers!

Garden Style Flowers

Oh Spring! With the weather warming up and the flowers in full bloom, Spring marks the perfect time for a Gorgeous Garden Gala! To get you started, we’ve rounded up our favorite Garden Style Blooms, including Champagne Garden Roses, Lavender Mist Lisianthus, Jumbo Antique Blue Hydrangeas and Light Pink Veronica…                …

Peach & Sage Green Wedding Inspiration

FiftyFlowers Peach & Sage Wedding Inspiration

With warm weather finally upon us, it’s time to take advantage of that and start talkin’ outdoor wedding color palettes! One combination that we’re really loving for an alfresco event is Peach paired with soft Sage Green. The warm and cool tones play off of each other perfectly, plus there are plenty of colors that would accent…

Flower Spotlight: Fresh Herbs for Flower Arrangements

FiftyFlowers Fresh Herb Arrangement Inspiration

As you may remember from our 2016 Wedding Trends blog post, including edible items into your flower arrangements was predicted to be a huge trend this year, and that is most definitely turning out to be the case! We’ve seen everything from mini pumpkins in bouquets to pomegranates in centerpieces, and we’re loving every bit of…

Save on Fresh Flowers for the Boho Bride!

Boho Blooms

The Boho Chic Wedding Trend is so Hot for 2016 and here at FiftyFlowers, it’s one of our favorites. The Boho Chic style is all about creativity and individuality. It is eclectic and creative and perfect for the DIY Bride! This week, we’ve rounded up our favorite Boho Style Blooms, including Yellow Ranunculus, Pinky Lavender…

Featured FiftyFlowers Review: Dreamy Protea Bouquets

DIY Wedding Featuring Protea - FiftyFlowers

“Dreamy Protea Bouquets“ Bride: Sarah               Location: Chandler, AZ              Date: February 29th, 2016 Wholesale flowers ordered: Natural Blue Thistle (100 stems), Seeded Eucalyptus (5 bunches), Burgundy Dahlias (75 stems), A Rose Full of Romance (50 stems), Safari Sunset Leucadendron (5 bunches), Protea Variety Pack (20 stem…

10 Spring Bouquets We’re Crazy About

Top 10 Spring Bouquets - FiftyFlowers

Spring is probably the season that’s most strongly associated with flowers, and in celebration of that I’d like to showcase some of the fabulous options that spring brides have at their disposal when it comes to bouquets! Whether you’re looking for something simple and understated or super-full and extravagant, full of bold colors or monochromatic…

New Spring Arrangements, Perfect for Mother’s Day!

New Spring Arrangements from FiftyFlowers

We’ve just added some beautiful new flower arrangements to the site, and they could not be more perfect for spring! With options in both soft, pretty pastels as well as bold, eye-catching colors, you’re sure to find one that suits your taste. Also, we’re excited to be able to offer the majority of these new…

Real Wedding: Colorado Winter Wonderland!

Snowy Colorado Wedding with Flowers from FiftyFlowers

As we often mention, we’re always thrilled to get word that our flowers were used in a wedding that’s been beautifully photographed, and this one was certainly no exception! While we’re all ready for spring to arrive in full force (with some sun-soaked, warm days!), I must say I am going to miss the unique beauty of…

Styled Shoot: Black and White and Gold All Over!

FiftyFlowers Golden Greenery

As you may remember from one of Marina’s posts earlier this year about 2016 wedding trends, one of the glitziest looks on the list was Lustre. Described by the International Floral Distributers, who compiled the list and are a leading authority in the floral design world, as the following: “The Lustre event combines all the colors and textures…

Save on these Easter Bunny Approved Flowers

Easter Flower Favorites

Easter is on Sunday, March 27th this year, meaning it is less than 2 weeks away! So, you better Hop To It and Order some Beautiful Blooms, perfect for displaying around the home or giving as gifts!                                          …

Bouquet Breakdown: Cheery Yellow Bridal Bouquet

Yellow-Bouquet-Breakdown-FB-size

I was inspired by Marina’s sunshine-themed sale items this week, and found myself perusing Pinterest for some more sunny springtime inspiration when I stumbled upon this gorgeous bouquet! I traced the arrangement back to Bay Area floral design studio Green Bouquet, and if you have some time, I highly recommend clicking through their entire portfolio of work. (Also,…

Styled Shoot: Preppy & Pretty!

FiftyFlowers Varsity Blues Centerpiece

Looking for a clean and classic look for your event? Love a touch of prep and some country club flair? Well look no further than the brand new Varsity Blues centerpieces and DIY packs! You read that right, we found this combination to be so versatile that we decided to make it available as both a centerpiece…

Add some Sunshine to your Arrangements!

Yellow Flowers

With Spring just around the corner, we are looking forward to sunny days and warmer weather! And at FiftyFlowers, we think adding a splash of sunshine to your bouquets, boutonnieres, centerpieces and arrangements is a great idea too!                                      …

DIY Centerpiece: Gerbera Daisy & Monstera Leaves

Gerbera and Greens Centerpiece Idea

This colorful, simple centerpiece reminds me that Spring is just around the corner! And if you’re planning to DIY your wedding or event it’s an easy design to start with. The key to recreating this design is finding the right vessel; look for a bulbous, short vase with a thin neck. The narrow opening makes it fool-proof…

Sami & Rob’s Classic Southern Wedding

Southern Plantation Wedding with Flowers from FiftyFlowers

We were recently alerted on Facebook via Hill City Bride that our flowers were used in a gorgeous southern plantation wedding in Virginia, and the photos were so lovely we just had to share! The whole event had a nice soft, romantic, pastel color palette–from the pale mint green bridesmaids dresses, to the dove gray invitations,…