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Top 5 Basket Trends We Love

Baskets are a decorating sweetheart, but this year baskets have upped their game.  Here are our top five favorite ways to add baskets to your home decor. Use a Basket as a Planter Upgrade your plants with a fresh new planter.  Shop for baskets with liners or simply place your pot in a new woven… Read More »

Give Your Wedding A Tech Upgrade

Contributed blog post by a guest blogger Shannon Lochwood. So the time has finally come. You’re finally going to plan your dream wedding to the love of your life. Congratulations! I hope you’re prepared for all the decisions coming your way. After all, making your dream wedding a reality doesn’t happen overnight. Everything from the strings… Read More »

Faux Flowers Are In Bloom

Faux flowers are in bloom at Afloral.com just in time for Spring wedding season.  Event stylist and floral designer Alex Lutz of Events By Icandy created a Garden Bridal Shower perfect for any Spring bride to be! With the grey skies and cold Michigan winter air, we jumped at the opportunity when Afloral.com asked us to design a… Read More »

Featured Designer: Southern Girl Weddings

At Afloral.com we are so fortunate to work with incredible floral designers.  Their talent for arranging silk flower stems wows and inspires us everyday.  One such designer is Lindsay of Southern Girl Weddings. She specializes in “Keepsake Silk Bouquets to Complete Your Dream Wedding.”  We have been so lucky to collaborate with Lindsay on several How… Read More »

Create Your Own Wedding Oasis

Dreaming of escaping to the tropics for your wedding?  Audrey of Botanica created a tropical oasis with artificial flowers and leaves from Afloral.com.  With faux stems you can create a tropical wedding anywhere and any time of year. Floral backdrops are a fun and hot trend right now.  Not only are they gorgeous if done… Read More »

Dylan & Wesley: Meet the Winners!

Meet Dylan and Wesley, Afloral’s 2016 Submit Your Wedding Contest winners.  Stationed 2000 miles from her wedding venue, this DIY bride set to work on creating a dream wedding filled with friends, family and faux flowers from Afloral.com. My husband is stationed in San Diego, so we had the fun challenge of planning our Minneapolis wedding… Read More »

Goodbye 2016 ~ Hello New Year!

Last weekend we had to say goodbye to 2016 and at Afloral.com we are a little sad to see it go. We had an amazing year that brought us so many new and exciting opportunities to share our faux flower obsession with others. Here are our top 5 reasons we loved 2016: 1.  We started… Read More »

Katie & Russ: Romantic Beach Wedding

A romantic, beach wedding on the shores of Rhode Island sounds like a dream. DIY bride, Katie Richards, shares her wedding day with us.  Using Afloral.com silk and dried flowers to make her wedding bouquets she was able to preserve a wedding day memory and create a lasting keepsake. Russ and I wanted to have… Read More »