[trends] 2018 florals + One Fine Day

We love evolving, creative trends and are especially excited to be able to work with various textures and colour palettes. In 2018 we are moving towards lush palettes and more natural, organic elements. Colour is definitely on the top of the list, ranging from bright citrus tones or deeper tonal palettes – ┬áburgandy, deep purple […]

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[wedding] Jonah’s Whale Beach

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Wedding Florist Jonah’s Whale Beach. Forever one of our favourite Northern Beaches wedding venues, we are extremely proud to be a preferred supplier at Jonah’s at Whale Beach. We have had the pleasure of creating beautiful wedding flowers for countless weddings at Jonah’s over the past 10 years – each one unique, and each couple […]

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[style] botanical / coastal / boho

Botanical / boho / coastal / unstructured / wild … there’s a few ways of describing this gorgeous way of styling wedding flowers, which features lots of textural foliages and a few specific blooms. Some of our recent botanical creations have focussed on white and green, this is forever a favourite colour combo at japonica. […]

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[inspo] wedding planning

We recently partnered with the gorgeous wedding community, The Playbook Creative. This group of outstanding wedding vendors is both incredibly creative and fabulously inspiring, and we were beyond thrilled to be asked to join this wedding community. The Playbook Creative features vendors from all over Australia – those who are passionate about their work and […]

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[wedding] Australian wildflowers

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One of my earliest floral memories are of the wildflowers in our local bush reserve. My mum used to show me how different plants grew and we used to mark the seasons as flowers appeared. She had lovely botanical books (a treasure that is now mine is a book of Ellis Rowan’s botanical illustrations) I […]

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[wedding] Orso Bayside Restaurant Mosman

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Mosman wedding florist – Orso Bayside Restaurant The Spit. It’s difficult to love one wedding more than another, as we really do love them all – but Caroline and Mick’s summer wedding at Orso Baywide Restaurant, The Spit Mosman, was SO beautiful – we’d have to say it’s definitely one of our favourites! Colours: Palest […]

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[inspiration] Foliage installations

Textural, lush foliages | Random placement, botanical styling How gorgeous are these foliage installations! Images courtesy of Pinterest. We love seeing textural foliages used overhead, on arches, and for backdrops. From simple styling to lush, feature statements it’s awesome to see foliages being used to create such gorgeousness. Tropical foliages – monstera, philodendron, cordyline, leather […]

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[wedding] Floral Styling

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Rustic, unstructured, boho, botanical – what’s the difference you ask? This is how we define each of these on trend styles. Rustic– ‘just picked and thrown together’. (Of course that’s not how they are made…creative skill plays a big part!) Kara’s rustic bouquet is a gorgeous, tonal combination of whites and greens – Easter daisy, […]

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