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Petal Talk Blog is for everybody that loves flowers. We love flowers and want to share the latest trends, what's new, and other resources in the floral industry.  We want to help our clients have a better experience - so we have created a blog to help our clients get to know our "flower" process.  We hope you enjoy our Petal Talk Blog.

Petals of Wisdom

By Tara Dixon | March 10, 2024

Natural Growth through Floral Education In the bustling world of wedding floristry. Where every arrangement tells a story and every petal whispers elegance.  As a wedding florist deeply passionate about my craft. I’ve come to realize that the journey toward mastery is paved with petals of wisdom gathered through ongoing education. Recently, I had the…

FAQ for your wedding florist

FAQ’s For Your Wedding Florist

By Tara Dixon | February 7, 2024

Photograph: Harmony Photography FAQ’s for Wedding Florist. Answered. FAQs for your wedding florist when you plan your dream wedding.  Selecting the perfect florist to bring your floral vision to life is paramount. Your wedding flowers will set the tone for your special day.  So it’s essential to choose a florist who understands your style, budget,…

Booking your wedding Florist in 2024

Booking a Wedding Florist for 2024

By Tara Dixon | November 17, 2023

Wedding In 2024 Capturing the Essence of Your Special Day: A Guide to Booking a Wedding Florist for 2024 As the wedding season of 2024 approaches, Specialty Events Flowers is nestled in the heart of Olympia, WA. We understand the intricacies of planning your dream wedding. Among the myriad details, one crucial element is selecting…

Bridal bouquets

Crafting Unique Bridal Bouquets

By Tara Dixon | November 12, 2023

Crafting Unique Bridal Bouquet In the heart of the Pacific Northwest, where nature’s poetry unfolds  Olympia stands as a picturesque haven.  For couples seeking an enchanting backdrop for their wedding day. As artisans, we have the privilege of crafting unique bridal bouquets.  Witnessing countless love stories flourish amidst this natural wonderland, each with its own…

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…