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Spring Baskets are here!!

Looking for a hanging basket to spice up your front porch?? Contact us today – 303.956.4990 to place an order! 10 inch baskets like the one below are $30!!

A perfect day for a wedding

Today is a special day … a dear friend of mine is getting married, and we had the privilege to design the flowers for her big day! Her favorite flower is a rose … so naturally we made sure to use roses throughout. Her colors were red and yellow. Enjoy the beautiful photos taken by […]

Pinterest Party

When we were called to help design floral for a Pinterest party…we could resist and jumped with joy at the thought of designing something fun and different!! Turns out, the flowers our client had ‘pinned’ happen to be from MY wedding! Imagine that?! Which ironically, Colleen designed for me back in October 2011! Needless to […]

Gender Reveal

We had the great honor of designing flowers for one of our past brides!! Aaron and Julie get to find out today whether or not they are having a little boy or a little girl!! I am casting my vote now…Boy! All the way!! I know Julie is hoping for a little girl!! She let […]

Happy Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day flowers waiting for their pickup for one lucky lady! Roses, a new rose called “Something Different,” dahlias, wax flowers and greenery.

An Irish Themed Style Shoot

A couple of weeks ago, I met with a new photographer…Kristina Lynn Photography and Design…and discussed the possibility of putting together a photo shoot for Saint Patrick’s Day. I was super excited to put something together not only using our design expertise from Stiletto Events, but also to do something completely unique and creative! Here’s […]

Our first wedding of 2013

Our first wedding of the season came as quite a surprise to us. I don’t think Colleen could have ever prepared me for a wedding order AND design ONE WEEK before the wedding day! I got a call from a frantic Maid of Honor asking if I could design flowers for her friend after her […]

Passing the torch

Colleen has made her dreams come true…while she loved floral design, her true passion was to become a published author. Her first book “Elly In Bloom” was recently published! So she has passed the torch to me, Cydney Johnson…owner of Stiletto Events …and I can’t even begin to tell you how excited, scared and nervous […]

Holy Mother of Gerbs!

All in all it was a pretty flawless wedding delivery. I love my job! So, today we had a wedding. It had about 500 gerbs. Not joking. That was pretty close to the number I had. The bride had mulit-colored gerbs in red, orange, yellow and fuschia. She also had green orchids and roses in […]

Biggest Fall Wedding of the Season

I got a hold of some pro pics from one of my biggest weddings this fall. Fall, you say? Green Grass?? Colorado is a strange place. Beautiful Bride (couldn’t have been sweeter!), Beautiful Flowers and perfect bright and warm day. What more could you ask for?? She had tulips, green cymbidium orchids, calla lilies, white […]