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Summer Wedding Flowers at The Round Barn

From June to August in a blink of an eye! That’s what summers as a floral designer feel like sometimes. Now that it’s August, it’s finally time to share this wedding from earlier this summer at The Round Barn! First, the bride’s bouquet! Flowers featured in this bouquet include peonies, roses, freesia, stock, sweet peas,

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Vermont Wedding Flowers, Bridal bouquet, Weddings in Vermont, The Round Barn

Winter Wedding at The Round Barn

There’s not much I can say about weddings at The Round Barn that I haven’t said before….it’s one of the best locations for a Vermont wedding. Period. I have this tradition of always photographing my bridal bouquets in the same spot upon my arrival on the wedding day. With snow on the ground for Christine

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Pantone’s Color of the Year

Each year Pantone selects a “color of the year” and in truth, I don’t find that it often has much of an impact on the floral choices I see in Vermont weddings, however, Pantone’s color of the year for 2018 is “Ultra Violet”, which I must say does not come as a surprise to me!

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Wedding at The Round Barn, Flowers by Alison Ellis

August Wedding at The Round Barn

I never take a beautiful wedding day for granted. It was a truly lovely day for this wedding at The Round Barn in Waitsfield, VT. Featured here are some of the most beautiful anemones. I rarely rely on anemones to come in “just so perfectly”, but lucky for me, they came in 2 weeks in

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roses, gladiolus, succulents, Vermont Wedding

Lavender and Coral Flowers for a Wedding at The Round Barn

“Lavender and coral.” When the bride first said these words to me I thought….”hmmmm.” Coral flowers can be limiting at times, but when I heard she also loved gladiolus, well, I knew we had a good plan. You’ll see roses, succulents, scabiosa, eucalyptus and dusty miller foliage, freesia, stock, asters and gladiolus in these designs.

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Floral Artistry, Vermont Wedding Flowers

Burgundy And Peach Wedding Flowers At The Round Barn

Burgundy & peach are so beautiful & rich together that they are easily one of my favorite color combos. While they are perfect for fall weddings this mid-summer couple did not shy away from the deep burgundy with pops of peach, orange and white for their wedding at The Round Barn. These incredible peach Finesse

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Bridal bouquet by Alison Ellis, Floral Artistry

September Wedding At The Round Barn in Waitsfield, VT

This season my fall weddings were not typical autumn palettes.  I love fall flowers, but it was refreshing to have out-of-the-ordinary weddings and today’s look is special. This wedding includes a private home ceremony in a field (through the family’s apple orchard!) followed by a reception at The Round Barn in Waitsfield, VT. There were

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White And Silver Winter Wedding Flowers

Meline and Evans hosted their destination wedding on New Year’s weekend and they had a picturesque winter wonderland awaiting their arrival.  The color palette was winter whites and silvers while being sure to stay clear of a holiday vibe.  We did all of our planning & discussions long distance via e-mail, but with a little

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Vermont Fall Wedding At The Round Barn

Brenda and Mark were wed on a gorgeous fall day at The Inn At The Round Barn this October.  A truly picturesque location, the Round Barn offers so many beautiful pastoral views and opportunities for a classic Vermont backdrop.  Its quintessential Vermont vibe is sure to wow even native Vermonters and this autumnal color palette fit

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Rustic Vermont Wedding At The Round Barn

Today’s wedding is not only charming, but captures the essence of a rustic-chic barn style.  Cassie and Joel had their November wedding at The Round Barn with vintage details that truly represented the spirit of Vermont’s farm style.  The groom is a large animal veterinarian so keeping the style “true to Vermont” was not only

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