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At Willow Bud we love the wedding industry. Here on the blog you'll find industry news, our thoughts, floristry tips and hacks as well as some of our stunning brides celebrating their special day.

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Some Spicers Clovelly Estate Wedding Flowers That We Had To Share.

Some Spicers Clovelly Estate Wedding Flowers That We Had To Share.

March 22, 2017

Some Spicers Clovelly Estate Wedding Flowers That We Had To Share. With it’s cooler temperatures, stunning backdrops, breathtaking scenery and great Wedding venues it’s easy to see why the Sunshine Coast Hinterland is a favourite for couples tying the knot. As the cooler months come to the Sunshine Coast Willow Bud has been busy once … Read More

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING FLORIST: PART 3

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING FLORIST: PART 3

November 29, 2016

EVERYBODY LOVES THE WEEKEND Hey, hey it’s Saturday anndddd we have, most assuredly, reached the pointy end of the week! (For those of you who are joining us for the first time, here’s a little recap)… Over the last five days we have been hooking in to the preparations for the weddings and weeks ahead. … Read More

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING FLORIST: PART TWO

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING FLORIST: PART TWO

November 10, 2016

FLOWER PICK UPS It’s 3.15am and my alarm has already been buzzing next to my head for a few snoozes (please tell me I’m dreaming?). It’s still dark outside and it’s so quiet not even the birds are stirring. BUT the flower markets are calling and its time to start the weddings for the week! … Read More

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING FLORIST: PART 1

A WEEK IN THE LIFE OF A WEDDING FLORIST: PART 1

November 3, 2016

{Image by: Graham Murray Photography} Quite often in our profession we hear the question “what is it like to be a wedding florist?”.  And on many occasions it has got me thinking; how do I even begin to describe what this job is like? It is so much more than playing with flowers (which, of course, … Read More

Where to Spend Your Wedding Flower Budget

Where to Spend Your Wedding Flower Budget

October 4, 2016

{Image: Bushturkey Studio} “I just want my wedding to be beautiful”. If you are a future bride and you have heard yourself say this at least once, then we would like to help you out (at least a little, we hope!) Planning a wedding is hard. In fact, it can be downright daunting at times. … Read More

Noosa Wedding in Style

Noosa Wedding in Style

May 9, 2016

We loved Michelle and Steve’s wedding at the stylish Noosa Waterfront Restaurant! It was a perfect sunny autumn day in Noosa. With blue skies above and rose petals at the feet they promised each others forever in front of their closest friends and family.  Splash Events provided chic and modern styling with our contemporary glassware … Read More

Calista & Brendan – A Colourful Hinterland Wedding

Calista & Brendan – A Colourful Hinterland Wedding

February 24, 2016

Calista and Brendan’s wedding was festive and full of colour, her bouquet set the tone for of the celebration! It was one of my favorite Sunshine Coast weddings of the year. We loved Calista’s colour palette for her wedding flowers of punchy orange tones, hot pink, deep purple and yellow contrasting against the warm and … Read More

A darling affair this weekend

A darling affair this weekend

July 16, 2014

Hello Everyone, I’ve been on a hiatus from the blog. So much to do, so little time. So ignoring the six months of Blog silence and without missing a beat… We here at Willow Bud are very excited to announce our participation at this year’s ‘A Darling Affair‘ . If you’re stepping out on Saturday … Read More

Woombye Photo Shoot with Marion Jonkers photography

Woombye Photo Shoot with Marion Jonkers photography

January 11, 2014

Hello Everyone, It’s been awhile since I’ve written on the blog,  a good few months, I hope you can forgive me. To welcome you all back to the site I’d like to share with you a recent photo shoot I did with photographer Marion Jonkers at my hometown of Woombye. I love living in the … Read More

Rustic Wedding Styling

Rustic Wedding Styling

January 11, 2014

Rustic Wedding Styling with Guest Blogger Casey from Rustique Wedding Designs Hi there Willow Bud fans,                I’m guest blogging for the lovely Sandi and want to share with you my love of styling weddings and where I draw inspiration from. First let me introduce myself, my name is … Read More