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All questions related to wedding flowers. Approx. cost, seasonality, meanings, color grouping, bouquet styles, boutonniere styles, basic rules of thumb, trends in flowers etc.

Experience in the area

12 years as one of Calgary's leading wedding florists.

Education/Credentials

12 years of owning and operating own full service wedding boutique in Calgary, Alberta Canada. Followed wedding trends consistently and attended many training and knowledge seminars over the years. Hands-on experience with many cultures etc.

Awards and Honors

Many awards won in regional and national competitions for floral artistry and displays

Past/Present Clients

Served thousands of brides in the Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas of Alberta, Canada

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Judy06/10/12101010Thanks again, Melanie, for your invaluable help! .....
Judy06/09/12101010Melanie, Actually I'll like to give you .....
Jessica02/04/1110Thank you, you answered my question clearly .....
Dawn02/17/10101010Thank you so much! Your response was .....
Justine05/21/09101010Wow, so much information! Links, suggestions, new .....

Recent Answers from Melanie Lauren

2012-06-14 Flowers Ideas to go with Bridesmaid Dresses:

Hi Sarah!    Congratulations on your upcoming wedding in the spring of '13!.     Your choice of green for the bridesmaid dresses is likely one of the best colors to work with, outside of black. The reason

2012-06-09 Wedding Flowers:

Hello again!    A great solution to the removal of sticky stuff from rentals is Goo Gone. Not sure where you live, but here in Canada, we can get this product.. its like a solvent... comes in a small 3"

2012-06-07 Wedding Flowers:

I miss the days of doing wedding florals, so I'm excited for your event!   The pieces for the tops of the tall arrangements.. not sure how this is working. Are you making floral plates that will sit on

2012-05-22 Wedding flowers:

Hi Linda!    Thanks for the great question, and congratulations on the up-and-coming wedding! Always exciting!    Purple looks great with like-colored flowers infused with some bright lime green and whites

2011-01-30 Wedding Flowers:

Hi Jessica!  I'm glad my prior response was helpful.. I know how overwhelming the whole wedding planning can be, especially when trying to stick to the all-important budget!    I'm not very clear on what

 

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