Behind the Scenes

Last week, I asked a friend (and talented photographer) Brea McDonald to come by and take some 'behind the scenes' shots of us hard at work before a wedding we did at the Galley for Meghan and Darryl. Here are some fun insights into a 'Day in the Life' at Soiree Floral:

This is me wrapping the bridal bouquet. I love it when brides choose to carry color in their bouquet. This one has lots of texture.

photo by Brea McDonald

Picking out the tablescape is just one element of our design services. Here, I'm with Jen Shepherd of Placesetters looking at chargers and napkins trying to get the colors just right. Don't you love this twig linen??!!

photo by Brea McDonald

Welcome to the jungle - when we get close to crunch time and we're about to load up the van and head to the venue - I usually misplace my tools at least a dozen times. I need them velcroed to me!

photo by Brea McDonald

Sometimes things get a little messy. Contrary to popular belief, the flowers don't clean themselves.

photos by Brea McDonald