The Wonders of a Flower Guild

Flower Guild….   I have this great memory of watching my mom build a poinsettia tree. She gathered up all kinds of supplies from our house, including a table that looked similar to this (ha!) to help her build this massive tree. This tree she was creating was at least 20 feet tall ,made out […]

Instagram Flower Inspiration

Instagram is full of flower inspiration! When I started writing Buckets and Blooms, I had great aspirations of writing all of the time. That has not happened. But, what has happened is that I have found myself lost in Instagram-looking for inspiration! In just a few clicks, I might have discovered a flower designer’s adorable […]

Southern Dinner Party with Style at the Home-on-the-Hill!

What a great setting for a fun Southern Summer Party-the home of Andrea and Brent Bell, at the Home-on-the-Hill at Darlington School in Rome, Georgia. Andrea and Brent welcomed 10 guests who purchased this party at Darlington’s  annual fundraiser , the Purple Tie Affair.  Chef James Boyce, ( Cotton Row, Commerce Kitchen, Galley and Garden […]

Interior Styling with Memphis designer Anna Lattimore

I have had a serious case of writer’s block or maybe just a case of enjoying summer. Looking at my long list of topics I want to eventually write about looks kind of daunting. But, this project was not daunting. It was one of the most fun flower projects I have ever gotten to work […]

Flower Workshop with Tulipina and Max Gill Design

There are a few things beside the obvious that I love—one is flowers and the second is travel. And when the travel is to San Francisco to arrange flowers, even better. Sign me up! So what’s the backstory to my fantastic floral adventure? Have you ever “discovered” a band, restaurant, or new designer that you […]