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Dahlia Flowers

Dahlias the Heart of Celebration

By Tara Dixon | September 13, 2023

Dahlias the Heart of Celebration From the moment you stepped into our enchanting celebration, it was clear that the bride’s deep love for dahlias was woven into every detail. These exquisite blooms took center stage, adorning each bouquet, gracing every centerpiece, and enhancing every arrangement with their magnificent layers and radiant hues. The presence of…

Olympia Wedding Flowers

Bridal Bouquets

By Tara Dixon | February 1, 2023

I have been a floral designer for over twelve years and I’m in my sixth year of owning my flower studio. Over the years, I have learned many elements and principles and I wanted to share some of my favorite bridal bouquets. Although they are not in any particular order, these bouquets are special to…

Olympia Country & Golf Club Wedding Flowers, Wedding Flowers Olympia, WA

Olympia Country & Golf Club Wedding

By Tara Dixon | December 9, 2022

Olympia Country & Golf Club Olympia Country & Golf Club is a beautiful location for any wedding.  This venue overlooks the South Sound and you can have your wedding outdoors or indoors in their faculty.  The Club patio has a beautiful landscape with PNW shrubs and flowers.  It is the perfect place to have your…

Picture Perfect Outdoor Wedding

Picture Perfect Outdoor Wedding

By Tara Dixon | October 14, 2022

Picture Perfect Outdoor Wedding Leah and Chance’s outdoor wedding was picture-perfect. I met Leah through a local wedding planner, Blue Wings Events.  They refered me to do Leah’s flowers.  The wedding was held on the family’s private property. This family property was in the Centralia, Wa area with lush ponds, scenic natural scenery, and with…

Flowers at Orchard Sunshine Hill

Flowers at Orchard Sunshine Hill

By Tara Dixon | October 4, 2022

Flowers at Orchard Sunshine Hill These wedding flowers at Orchard Sunshine Hill were a classic fall color. The wedding palette was burnt orange, brown, bronze, peach, and with an accent of cream colors.  We also design with maple leaves, agonis, and other seasonal greenery. Color is a very important element to set the wedding theme. …

ThorneWood Castle

Wedding Flowers at Thornewood Castle

By Tara Dixon | September 14, 2022

Flowers at Thornewood Castle. Designing wedding flowers at Thornewood Castle is an experience in of itself.  The castle is nestled on four acres at the American lake.  Built in 1908 by Chester A. Thorne, it spans 27,000 square feet. This castle was originally built for a single-family residence.  However, now it is a gracious country…

Wedding at Suncadia Resort

The Palette of Pinks at Suncadia Resort

By Tara Dixon | August 30, 2022

The Palette Pinks at Suncadia Resort The Palette of Pinks was chosen for the Suncadia Resort wedding. Along with the color palette of pinks, there was peach and white. Suncadia Resort is located  Cle Elum, Wa.  With more than 6,000 acres of forested mountain landscape, sun-dappled meadows, and rushing rivers.  This is a perfect location…

Wedding Longmire Bard

Wedding at The Longmire Barn

By Tara Dixon | May 31, 2022

The Longmire Barn The wedding at the Longmire Barn was so much fun.  To be honest this was my first time going to this Barn for a wedding. The barn is just enchanting inside as it is on the outside.  With light strings up on the ceiling and all the rustic decor on the walls.…

Lakewold Gardens Wedding, Bridal Bouquet

Lakewold Gardens

By Tara Dixon | May 30, 2022

LakeWold Gardens The Lakewold Gardens is a beautiful venue to host a wedding. There are many places to hold the ceremony from the gazebo or maybe a special place on the grounds.  Your guest can enjoy their time by discovering all the natural walkways and investigating all the gardens. Along with the beautiful gardens, the…

Petal Talk Blog

Wedding Show

By Tara Dixon | March 25, 2022

Preferred Vendors The Silver Cloud Inn hotel Point Ruston hosted a wedding show with their preferred vendors. Silver Cloud Hotel Tacoma at Point Ruston Waterfront, is the only luxury hotel, and spa along the shoreline in north Tacoma.  This hotel destination offers breathtaking panoramic views of the Puget Sound waterfront along with the Olympic and…