Oleander Floral Design Blog — Weddings

Wedding History Series - Part 1 - The Bridal Bouquet

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Wedding History Series - Part 1 - The Bridal Bouquet

We love a wedding at Oleander, and as the season is well and truly upon us, we thought we’d give you a little bit of history on some of those well-known flower-related traditions.  Probably the most important part of the celebrations when it comes to flowers, is the bridal bouquet. Brides put a lot of thought into what style and type of flowers they want, but we’d like to bet that not many brides spend any time thinking about why they’re carrying a bouquet in the first place! Dating back to ancient Rome, bouquets of herbs, grains and spices were...

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Theresa and Eric's October Wedding

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Theresa and Eric's October Wedding

In October of 2018, we had the pleasure of being part of Theresa and Eric's eucalyptus filled wedding.  Theresa wanted an all greenery wedding and that is exactly what she got! The church was beautifully dressed with two large vase arrangements overflowing with lush greens, three varieties of eucalyptus and soft green hanging amaranthus.   Theresa and the Attendant's bouquets were all hand-tied with a lush mix of thistle, three varieties of eucalyptus, seeded, parva and silver dollar with an accent of tryptamine.  Natural and flowing varieties of eucalyptus adorned the reception backdrop, head table and table centerpieces. I wish we...

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Industry Friends

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Industry Friends

Oleander Floral Design is proudly a preferred partner of Old Mill Toronto. Over the years, we have built relationships with some of the area’s best wedding and event specialists. Whether you’re looking for a beautiful venue, planning and coordination services, photography, dancing the night away to fabulous music or mouthwatering tasty treats, we can recommend a list of trusted professionals that you can rely on, to make your event a unique and memorable occasion. OLD MILL TORONTO The casual elegance and timeless style of Old Mill Toronto is unparalleled, making it an unrivaled venue for your special wedding day. Have the day of...

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Wedding and Corporate Venues

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Wedding and Corporate Venues

Our shop is located in the west end of Toronto and is a stone’s throw away from absolutely gorgeous golf clubs. If you are looking for a venue for a wedding, corporate event, or party, check out the following locations.Islington Golf club is an oasis in the heart of Etobicoke. Their gorgeous patio overlooks the golf greens, gardens and the Mimico creek. With a newly renovated clubhouse, Islington Golf Club is the perfect location for nuptials, cocktails or for a corporate gathering. http://islingtongolfclub.com/HomeLambton Golf and Country Club is another west end gem in the heart of the city and perfect...

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