Monthly Archives: September 2011

Flower Friday Feature {Riley & Sunny}

09 30 2011
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Happy Flower Feature Friday! We are really finishing this week off right with this amazingly gorgeous flower feature brought to you by the lovely Blossom Sweet and equally incredible photography by Miesh Photography! We are obsessed with everything about this wedding from the blow-your-mind bouquet and perfectly crafted boutonniere to the stunning photography!

“We are thrilled to have this wedding featured here on Utah Bride Blog today.  Riley and Sunny were married in the Oquirrh Mountain Temple back in June, and we adored their bridal party floral concept.  Mixtures of soft, muted summery tones really brought home the look of vintage garden elegance which Riley was going for.  In fact, Riley was so set on having a casual yet beautiful feel to her big day, that instead of referring to her reception at Cactus and Tropical as ‘The Reception,’ she affectionately called it her ‘Garden Soiree.’ How cute is that?

The bride’s gorgeous bouquet was a showstopper in the truest sense of the word and exuded femininity in every possible way.  The bouquet was made up of: giant garden peonies, Juliette garden roses, craspedia, three varieties of stock (peach, buttercream, and white), spray roses, green lizard, tuberose, succulents, ranunculus, and silver dollar eucalyptus.  Finally, the bouquet was finished with a simple twine wrap to match the rest of the bridal party.

The boutonnieres were really some of our favorites we’ve ever created here at Blossom Sweet.  The bride provided us with lots of fantastic feathers to work with, and from there we added craspedia and finished the simple yet sophisticated look with a clean twine wrap.

Finally, the bridesmaids bouquets were all sorts of lovely.  To mirror the fact that each bridesmaids dress was a little different than the next, we opted for mono-botanical bouquets, meaning that there was one type of flower per bouquet.  The bouquets were made up of either peonies; spray roses; or one shade each of peach, white, or buttercream stock.  All of the bouquets were completed with silver dollar eucalyptus, craspedia, and a simple twine wrap to really tie the whole look together.


Special thanks to Miesh Photography for flawlessly capturing our work as well as sharing these lovely photographs with us.  Brides-to-be, be sure to check out the Miesh Photography website!”
-Melissa Nickle, Owner
Blossom Sweet


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Gateway Bridal Spring 2012 Collection {Sneek Peak}

09 29 2011
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We are thrilled to give our readers the first sneak peak of Gateway Bridal’s latest photo shoot featuring their Gateway Bridal and LatterDayBride collections.  The complete LatterDayBride 2012 Spring collection will be available on their website in the first half … Continue reading

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Rustic Fall Featured Wedding {Ali & Dane}

09 28 2011

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year because of the gorgeous weather and scenery in Utah! I especially love fall weddings, and we have one lovely and simple fall wedding to show off today by Kate Osborne … Continue reading

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Shabby Apple Fall Collection {Giveaway!}

09 27 2011

Boy to we have one amazing giveaway + beautiful bridesmaid dress (or a shower dress) to share with you all today! Shabby Apple has realised their fall line and have been so generous to give one of our lucky readers … Continue reading

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Salt Flat Groomals {Melissa & Dawson}

09 26 2011

It’s a beautiful Monday and we have one beautiful Salt Flat Groomal session shot by Camilla Binks to share with everyone! I love the combination of the soft and feminine pictures and then the bright and bold blue sky’s. Melissa’s … Continue reading

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Flower Feature Friday {Mollie & Brendan}

09 23 2011

TGIF! Hope everyone has a great week and we are happy to finish things off with this lovely fall wedding by Opiefoto and gorgeous deep red and maroon blooms by Shelly with Orchid Dynasty. This color palette makes for a … Continue reading

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Lovely Rowboat Engagements {Kinsey & Lane}

09 22 2011

There is something unbelievably romantic and lovely about being in a boat with the one you love! And I love these darling Row Boat Engagements by Stephanie Sunderland Photography. Kinsey and Lane are one gorgeous couple and I adore their … Continue reading

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Dress to Impress! {Bridal Shower Attire}

09 21 2011
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If you’re like most brides we know, you’ll have at least two to three parties other than The Big Day to attend during your wedding planning and preparation. There’s the engagement party, the bachelorette party, the bridal shower… the list … Continue reading

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The Bridal Extravaganza! {South Towne Expo}

09 21 2011
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Attention brides {and grooms}! It’s time for another amazing Bridal Extravaganza at the South Towne Expo Center on October 1st, 2011 from 11am – 5:30pm. The Fall Bridal Extravaganza is Utah’s biggest fall wedding showcase featuring over 110 of Utah’s … Continue reading

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Red Rock Groomals {Natalie & Alex}

09 20 2011

Today we have a gorgeous Red Rock Groomal Session to share with everyone! Natalie and Alex look amazing in these images captured by Photography by McKenzie! I love Natalie’s dress from The Perfect Dress and especially adore the ruffled sleeveless … Continue reading

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