Joy & Kevin's Brunch-Themed Wedding

Joy and Kevin’s wedding day was the definition of a Texas springtime! The grass was as green as could be and the air wasn’t too warm yet even though it was almost June. The canopy of the large oak trees surrounding the ceremony site provided the perfect amount of shade for the guests while still letting in a few gentle rays of sunshine.

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Our Favorite Part of a Wedding Day

Happy Summer, flower friends! As I was thinking about what to share with you on the blog this month, I thought it might be fun to change things up a bit. Instead of giving you another “How To” or “Top 5” post, I wanted to share a video that is really special to me as a wedding and event florist. I do my best to share what goes on behind-the-scenes with you while I am designing the flowers for a wedding but today, I wanted to let you in even closer to my favorite part of a wedding day: delivering the bouquet to the bride!

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How Flowers Relate to the Enneagram

By now, I think most of us have at least heard of the Enneagram. And if you haven’t, it’s basically a description of nine different personality types ranging from 1-9. I’ve been reading quite a bit about the Enneagram lately, so I thought it would be fun to pair a specific flower to each personality type in this month’s blog post. I hope you enjoy my take on it!

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My Flower Care Tips + Tricks

You know you’ve been there. Wandering through the floral department at your local grocery store and suddenly you set your eyes on a cute little bouquet of the most cheerful-looking blooms. You decide to purchase the bouquet and bring it home to brighten up your home for a couple of days and it’s going to be amazing!

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Blush + Leather Styled Shoot

Let me begin by saying how much I LOVED being a part of this styled shoot! It was so perfectly “Austin” in all the best ways. From the boho-chic wardrobe choices and styling, to one of the most unique venues around town to designing probably my favorite floral installation ever on a DIAMOND shaped backdrop…well, I think you can sense my excitement :)

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What #communityovercompetition Means to Me

You may have heard of a community called The Rising Tide Society. They coined a movement beginning in 2015 all about the catchphrase #communityovercompetition. I joined the Austin, TX chapter a little over a year ago and I can confidently say that it has been WAY more than just a “catchphrase.” RTS has changed the way I think about not only my own business but also how I relate to other vendors within similar industries.

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My Top 5 Favorite Flowers & Why

As a florist, it seems as if I am constantly asked the question, “What is your favorite flower?!” Honestly, this is one of the toughest questions to answer! When I get to work with such beautiful ingredients every day, it makes it REALLY hard to have only one favorite. So, I’ve compiled this list of my top 5 favorite flowers (in no particular order) and my reasons why. Enjoy!

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10 Ways Music Prepared Me for a Career with Flowers

If you only know me as Morgan the florist, you’re about to learn A LOT! Hahaha. I began my adventure with music when I was ten years old and decided to join my school’s orchestra program. My instrument of choice was the violin and it didn’t take long for me to realize how much I LOVED it! Fast forward through years of playing with orchestras, performing with local bands and teaching lessons and I found myself wondering if it was time to explore other interests and continuing growing as an artist.

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How I Find Design Inspiration

Recently, I’ve had several people ask me where and/or how I find my design inspiration. I thought, “What better time to write a blog on this topic!” As I sat down to write this post, I landed on four different inspiration “categories” that I’d like to share with you. Enjoy!

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Floral Design Workshop FAQs

This month, I thought it would be best to share some of my floral design workshop FAQs with you! If you weren't already aware, Wellspring Floral now offers FUN floral design workshops! Continue reading to find out how to reserve your seat, what you'll learn, and more...

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Event Florals Planning Process

As I was putting the finishing touches on a client's wedding design proposal earlier this week, I thought, "Hey, maybe someone out there would really like to know exactly what is involved in the floral planning process for an event!" And that's how I landed on this month's topic :)

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"Will You Accept This Rose?"

Ok. You guessed it- this month’s blog is totally about “The Bachelor” and the story behind all those signature red roses. If you’ve ever been curious about what kind of roses are used on the show or how many roses are given out during the rose ceremonies, well- you’ve come to the right place! So if you’re ready, let’s dive in…

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Valentine's Gift Ideas According to the 5 Love Languages

I don’t know about you but, I always feel like the holidays seem to come and go SO quickly! We’ve already sent and received cards wishing all our friends and family a merry Christmas and counted down to midnight to ring in the new year. Maybe it’s just me but I almost feel as if I blinked twice and now it’s almost Valentine’s Day…um, what?!

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