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How do you choose what colour palette to send?

Wondering if you should choose to send flowers that are vibrant and colourful, or should you choose soft pastel? How do you decide what colour palette to select, especially if you aren't sure what the person you are sending to prefers? Here are some guidelines to help:

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A soft and sweet small summer wedding

A soft and sweet pastel wedding from August. The lovely Melanie ordered via my website, choosing a bouquet, boutonniere plus some mason jar centerpieces all in sweet soft pastel. To add a little more customization Melanie shot me an email with an image of the wonderful turquoise colour of her dress which helped me know I could give a little more depth to the pastel tones in the flowers (isn't the dress gorgeous? With many thanks to her photographer, Storey Wilkins for sharing the image above). Melanie also dropped off some vases that she purchased from Ikea (after checking in with me re. the size) so we made her centerpieces in those instead of a standard mason jar which gave...

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Flowers + doing good

Have you heard about our special gift bundles that include donations? We have two running at the moment, and they are a lovely way to send someone flowers to enjoy, plus a special gift item AND a donation to a cause they care about. Our Blooms & Building Roots bundle includes a colourful seasonal arrangement paired with one of our delicious scented soy candles. For every bundle sold, a donation of $5 is made to Toronto based Building Roots organization, through their Growing Neighbourhoods Foundation. This amazing organization helps support food security for the inner city community in Toronto. They run a wonderful farm in the downtown east side and have a food market in Moss Park that also hosts...

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