Wellington Wedding Florists - The 2020 Guide
— By Raashka Mannie
02 September 2020
It’s all about flower power at your wedding! From elegant lilies to the classic rose, florals can set the tone for your big day - so which posey will you be picking?
The best option is, undoubtedly, finding a professional wedding florist to help with the ins and outs of wedding flowers. There are all these technicalities when it comes to choosing florals for your special day, from complementary palettes to seasonal changes - even the weather on your wedding can have a say in the matter. With all these details in mind, wedding florists are armed with plenty of know-how and a never-ending passion for design. Whether you’ve no idea what flowers you’re after or you’ve had the colour scheme planned since you were playing dress-up as a wee child, wedding florists are here to make all your dreams come true - even the ones you didn’t know you had. Wellington is lucky to have a plethora of wedding flower aficionados, specialising in creating and designing florals that will knock your socks off. Here are some of the best in the business.
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What’s better than a wedding florist that also doubles as a wedding planner and stylist? Fitted with such a myriad of talents, Serene Occasions had humble beginnings as a wedding planner in 2015 and has been rapidly growing ever since. Over one hundred weddings later, media coverage and hundreds of hours designing and planning weddings, they are proud of what they have accomplished and being part of your beautiful day is an honour. When it comes to wedding flowers, it’s included in their package of floral and wedding design, working with you to ensure that your special day looks as incredible as you dreamed it would. From the initial styling and planning consults to the team at Serene Occasions at your beck and call on your wedding day, they’ve got you covered.
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Prepare for all kinds of beauty with Magnolia. A team of specialist Wedding and Event Stylists and Planners based in Wellington, they design, create and execute events tailored to your individual style and personality - including, of course, flowers. With so many services and passionate individuals at your side, you can be sure that you’ll be getting wedding floral design and styling that’s out of this world. They have a range of packages that include the design and styling of your wedding flowers; on top of that, they meticulously plan, manage and curate your event so that you can rest easy. Magnolia is not just helping you to find beautiful blooms but also helping you in every other way they can on your big day.
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Have your dream wedding flowers come true with Floriade, a specialist Wellington wedding florist providing exquisite fresh and dried wedding flowers that are tailored to each couple’s personal style. Their services include bridal bouquets, magnificent reception flowers, elegant church flowers, corsages, button-holes, pretty floral crowns, petite posies, pew ends, table decorations, floral installations and floral arches - yes, they’ve got your entire wedding covered. They love new designs and styles, especially the incorporation of dried flowers, and want to create wedding florals that are unlike any other. Filled with a passion for their craft and an endless desire to create, you’re in creative and careful hands with Floriade.
Scent Floral Boutique
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Located in the heart of Wellington City, Scent Floral Boutique has been packed with incredible aromas and fresh flowers since 2008. Their tight-knit team is made up of a total of 8 creatives, including six floral specialists and two support staff. Scent Floral Boutique specialises in all aspects of fresh flowers, including same-day delivery, events and, best of all, weddings. When it comes to your wedding flowers, they have no limits: the bride’s bouquet, bridesmaids’ bouquets, flower girls, buttonholes, corsages, cake flowers, table arrangements and so much more is included in their offerings. Their team will sit down with you and hash out the details of floral design for your special day, entirely dedicated to their craft of providing unparalleled wedding flower styling.
Melissa Jane Flower Studio
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Melissa Jane Flower Studio presents you with a team that loves love. Your wedding day is as exciting to them as it is to you. Inspired by each couple, their wedding flower experience starts with an initial complimentary consultation at their studio located in Ngaio. There, they figure out your exact requirements, share ideas and begin to plan a customised floral design. After that, it’s all about creating your beautiful flowers, bringing your vision to life on your wedding day. Melissa Jane Flower Studio offers delivery for your flowers too, which is always a plus when it comes to the hustle and bustle of weddings. Thanks to their committed and creative team, your wedding flowers will be the talk of the town.
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Bringing wedding flowers to Wellington and the Wairarapa, Juliette Florist caters to your needs on your big day. They have had the pleasure of designing and styling wedding blooms for celebrations all over Wellington, including Martinborough, Kāpiti Coast and Ōtaki. From elegant and understated to glamorous and bursting with colour, Juliette Florist has done it all - and they’re delighted to work with you on your big day to suit your style. They believe in transforming spaces with their work, consulting with you to figure out the fine details and bring into bloom wedding flowers that sing out to you. Their team is professional, helpful and friendly, connecting with their clients and helping them to discover the true beauty of stunning wedding florals and the artistry behind it.
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As casual and laidback as you’d like or as glitzy and elegant as you like, Flowers Manuela has got the wedding florals for you. This Wellington wedding florist specialises in celebrations of love, tailoring every wedding to each individual couple’s vision and style - so their prices vary vastly. They begin with a consultation to ascertain your needs, from theming to budget, steadily bringing about a floral design that reflects your personality and style. Flowers Manuela believes that wedding flowers are an expression of oneself and do their utmost to convey this in their designs. They are open to on-going conversations and discussions to bring about new, fresh ideas with styling, palette and more, innovating alongside you to guarantee fabulous wedding florals.
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Wedding flowers should be fun, fresh and fundamentally you, says Woodstock Florist, and we couldn’t agree more. They love creating bridal flowers and bouquets, be it modern or traditional. Wedding florals fall under the umbrella of a first impression: you’re greeted by a splash of colour, combination of scents and more when taking it all in. It’s their goal to put all of this together as immaculately as possible, aligning with your personal style and tastes. Woodstock Florist offers free consultations so you can get a good feel for whether their wedding experts are the right fit for you. They also create stunning installations, including wedding arches, to give your special day the extra spoonful of beauty you’ve been looking for.
Blossom Wedding Flowers
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It’s a day for hurrahs and hugs when you’re engaged - and a day for the thrill of planning your wedding. Blossom Wedding Flowers wants the excitement to live on as you get into the nitty-gritty of your wedding flowers, bringing you on-trend and classic designs to make your big day all the more beautiful. It’s all about a timeless and stylish visual experience with wedding florals, with personalised service that makes the entire journey both relaxed and fun. At Blossom Wedding Flowers, you’re safe and sound in the hands of their seasoned team, catering to looks that can be as modern and minimalistic as you wish or as wild and whimsical as you’ve dreamed. Their team is passionate, driven and dedicated to bringing you wedding flowers that stand out from the crowd.
The Wild Flower
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A boutique Wellington Florist located in the heart of the CBD, The Wild Flower is known all around for their outstanding customer service and attention to detail. When it comes to their flowers, they only offer the best of the best, combining value with unmatched blooms to cater to your special day. All of their flowers are sourced from the finest growers they can find in New Zealand and around the world, guaranteeing that you get quality like none other. Their lead florist has more than a decade of experience in the business, with years creating gorgeous designs for wedding florals and installations. The team is a true dream these days, working in harmony with one another and you to ensure that your wedding flowers are the dazzling creations that your big day deserves.
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Bouquets, buttonholes, venue flowers, flowers of thanks and more - Twisted Willow are Wellington wedding flower specialists that can design and style down to the last petal. Working with you to determine your visions, ideas, themes, location, budget and flower preference, your input and emotions are of utmost importance to their team. With a founder that has loved styling and designing florals for more than 25 years, you know you’ve come to the right place. Twisted Willow believes in “botanical therapy” and the power of flora and fauna. They are a personable, charming team of individuals that put in endless amounts of work to ensure that your wedding flowers are works of art. The Twisted Willow style is reflective of the name, classic, dark and a little bit wild; it’s centred on colours, textures and creating arrangements from the heart.
Twig & Arrow
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The founder of Twig & Arrow has two decades of experience in the floral and event industry. Over the years, she has been a forerunner in the movement in sustainable floristry techniques and floral design. With them, you’re promised the sage experience of Wellington wedding florists that truly know celebrations. Twig & Arrow has had the honour of working with some of New Zealand's finest photographers and brand managers to create eye-catching, unforgettable looks that have been featured in publications across the nation - which is exactly what they’re bringing to your wedding day. With your wedding, they’re happy to be as involved or as hands-off as you prefer, tailoring their know-how to your requirements. Their customised wedding florals are masterpieces that will blend in seamlessly with the theme and atmosphere of your big day.
Flowers by Design
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Flowers by Design want to make your wedding day unforgettable with wedding flowers that are - you guessed it - by design. Customised and creative, their styling is centred around your personality and requirements. They cater to weddings in the Wellington, Wairarapa and Kāpiti area. Their lead designer has over 15 years of experience in the business, designing for hundreds of couples and countless events. Flowers by Design has a thorough process for wedding flower design, beginning with a consultation to discuss ideas and plan arrangements so they can provide you with a detailed quote, then guiding you the creative process of putting together your wedding florals. Flowers by Design provides venue set-up and delivery for all their arrangements, helping to make your wedding day a more relaxing and beautiful experience all at once.
Ammi Floral Design
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Ammi Floral Design prides themselves on being one of Wellington’s favourite wedding florists. Located in the midst of the city, they bring you impeccable service, exclusive and unique designs, as well as the option of same-day delivery within the region. The team at Ammi Floral Design is committed to creating new and fantastic designs for your wedding flowers, with years of experience and a knack for unusual beauty. Their particular speciality is stunning bridal party flowers, from bouquets and posies to buttonholes and corsages, helping you to put together wedding flowers that reflect your day and your theme in all its individualistic charm.
Best of the Bunch Florist
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Located in Wellington and always flourishing, Best of the Bunch Florist are dedicated wedding flowers, event flowers and venue flowers experts. They bring you custom-made and specially-designed flowers for all parts of your wedding, from bouquets to boutonnieres, with seasoned wedding florists at your side. At Best of the Bunch Florist, you have a chat with their Master Florist to figure out the style you want for your wedding; they’ll work with you to ascertain your style, as well as the theme and budget of your big day. The team has created wedding florals for celebrations in both New Zealand and Australia, with plenty of hands-on experience and years in the business. Whether you have something set in mind or are in need of some wedding flower maestros to guide you along, Best of the Bunch Florist is here for you.