At the beginning of 2020, I posted on Instagram that I believed this year would be a year of growth. Well, it was that and more! Initially when Covid hit, we did experience a standstill just like everyone else. Thankfully our wedding season picked back up in July and we have been busy ever since. […]

Meet the Gold & Bloom Team

November 18, 2020

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Earlier this week I shared photos from a quick silhouette project, and received so many comments and messages asking how to do it. So here we are! When it comes to projects nowadays, they have to be cheap and fast. I can’t spend hours or lots of money on materials for a DIY, and I’m […]

August 20, 2020

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Hello my flower friends! I am so excited to begin offering small group floral workshops again. Flowers are obviously a true love of mine, and teaching is as well. I’ve found that teaching floral arranging and design brings me so much peace and joy, and I’ve missed it so much! The last workshop I held […]

Fall Workshop Announcement

July 23, 2020

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5 years ago, I took the big step in starting my own business. Although so much has changed in 5 years, the heart inside Gold & Bloom remains the same–to bring joy to others and to glorify God in all that is done here. Year five has proven to be a challenge with our current […]

July 2, 2020

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Anna and Jammy got married on a warm and bright Sunday in the fall. From the beginning of the floral planning process, Anna was excited about the flowers. She loved texture, rich autumnal hues, and unexpected floral elements. She also really trusted me, which makes for a really creative and positive experience for everyone. Anna […]

Fall Wedding at Piedmont Park ATL | Anna + Jammy

April 24, 2020

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Gold & Bloom is FIVE this year, and it’s our first time offering Mother’s Day bouquets. Usually we are busy with May weddings, but since they have been postponed due to the Coronavirus, we are choosing to get a little creative with our offerings. If you are interested in purchasing a Mother’s Day hand-tied bouquet, […]

April 16, 2020

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Easter Arrangement | VIDEO

April 11, 2020

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  Update 4/1/2020: We are no longer taking orders for delivery or pickup until this virus gets under control. The safety and well-being of us, our families, and our community (that’s you!) is our highest priority. Stay safe and stay home, friends.  Friends, I’m asking for your help. Due to the current crisis, the flower […]

March 23, 2020

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Dear friends, As you know, we are experiencing a true emergency due to the pandemic caused by COVID-19. It is a serious concern as it continues to spread and change lives across the globe. I come to you today to let you know I am here, thinking of you and your families, and praying for […]

A Message from Jenna | Addressing Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 19, 2020

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It was a beautiful summer day in August with clear skies and a slight breeze–a perfect day for Cara and David to say “I do”. After many months of planning, hours upon hours of work and dedication, they were finally married at Peachtree Christian Church. Afterward, their guests enjoyed dinner and dancing at the stunning […]

January 13, 2020

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The bridal bouquet is easily my favorite aspect of the floral design day. I spend a lot of time with that bad boy–designing it, photographing it, holding it in my lap while we drive…There is always a sigh of relief when I’ve finally handed it over to the bride. And my most cherished part of […]

Bouquets of 2019

January 8, 2020

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Mary Carter and Brent are married! It was a beautiful autumn day, and even though the weather wasn’t perfect, the smiles never faded from their faces. After all, it was their wedding day. The day they had been planning for such a long time, and it was finally here. I’m so happy for these two […]

December 13, 2019

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What I loved most about Jessica and Thomas’s wedding day was their relaxed and joyful attitudes, solely focused on getting married and celebrating with their friends and family. Although their outdoor ceremony had to be moved inside due to rain, they didn’t skip a beat and the smiles never left their faces. Their day was […]

North Georgia Vineyard Wedding

August 21, 2019

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In May, we welcomed our daughter into this world–Emelia “Emmie” James.  She’s so tiny and sweet…we just love her! Please be patient with us as our summer hours are a little different as we are adjusting to our new life as a family of four. It may take a couple of extra days for a […]

June 13, 2019

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This wedding was one for the books, y’all. Not only was the bride, Stefanie, the most adorable and kind person to work with, she trusted me completely and has a heart of gold. Together we planned for the florals to be a mixture of summer and fall, which was very fitting since the wedding was […]

September Wedding at The Arthur Blank Foundation

December 18, 2018

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In October, I welcomed several ladies into my new studio for a morning of flowers and fun. The fall textures and colors were so beautiful, and I loved seeing each of the unique pieces created by each person! Like my other seasonal workshops, this one was aimed towards anyone who likes flowers, being creative, and […]

December 12, 2018

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Whew, it’s been a while since I’ve really sat down and written what was on my heart. Many of you may not know, but before I started Gold & Bloom, I was a blogger…for over six years! That chapter closed when Gold & Bloom began, but I still had hopes of keeping up this floral […]

The Heart Behind Gold &Bloom | Our Mission Statement

July 24, 2018

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This dream of a wedding was so fun, laid back and that’s all thanks to the sweet bride Kelsey! Together we built this beautiful plan for a summer garden wedding inside of a historic courthouse in Decatur. The bright blooms and greenery contrasted so beautifully with the white marble walls of the venue. It truly […]

July 20, 2018

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When I left my full time teaching career last year, I knew I wasn’t actually done teaching. Yes, it looks a lot different from elementary school, but in many ways it’s the same. I’ve noticed that my teacher voice comes out, which makes me smile and cringe at the same time. I’m so glad I […]

Spring Floral Workshop Recap

April 18, 2018

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This little boy is ONE! He is sweet and snuggly, brave and energetic, and so smart. He loves to give kisses and hugs to mama and dada. He will eat just about anything, but especially bananas, spaghetti, and peanut butter crackers. He walks, climbs, helps daddy build towers, knocks down towers, dances to music, kicks […]

April 4, 2018

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I know, I know. I’m way late in sharing these gorgeous photos from my fall Gold & Bloom workshop! I hosted this floral design workshop in my little studio last November, and every inch of it was beautiful. I had 16 people join in, and together we created some really beautiful arrangements. One of my […]

Fall 2017 Gold & Bloom Workshop Recap

March 15, 2018

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Finally sharing this stunner of a wedding, which was featured in Jezebel Magazine and 100 Layer Cake! Yujin and Paul were such a sweet couple to design for. They had a unique and artistic vision, and a color palette that was to die for! At the time of this wedding, Cooper was less than 4 […]

February 27, 2018

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Alright, so I’ve highlighted my favorite bouquets and ceremonies of 2017. Now it’s time for the receptions! This is the area where you will spend the most time, so let’s make it great! I love guiding my couples to unique designs that reflect them, the feel of their party (classic, modern, romantic, etc), and something […]

2017 Top 5 Favorites | Reception

December 28, 2017

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When it comes to the ceremony, I like to take in the details of the ceremony space, get to know the couple, and build a space that reflects all of that.  I don’t believe you have to overdo the ceremony–something natural and light to frame the space where you will say your vows. Here are […]

December 22, 2017

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I’m so excited to share with you my top 5 favorite bridal bouquets of 2017! Altogether, I designed 30 bouquets for brides…each of them so unique to reflect their personalities and styles. The bridal bouquet is, by far, the most exciting to design and it’s truly my baby! So much time is spent designing them […]

2017 Top 5 Favorites | Bridal Bouquets

December 20, 2017

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When Alyson and I first spoke, I just knew this wedding was going to be unique, special, and full of love. Together we planned a perfect fall wedding for her and Lucas with my favorite color palette to date–whites, pale pink, ivory, with shades of red. We got together and looked through flower ideas, sketched […]

December 7, 2017

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One of my favorite holiday traditions is sending Christmas cards to my closest friends and family. Growing up, my family would send out photo cards with a detailed letter telling them what we had all been up to that year in sports, school, and personal lives. It was a tradition we looked forward to every […]

Our Family Holiday Cards from Minted

December 6, 2017

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When I first spoke with Anna, I immediately knew we were meant to meet! Joy and kindness are all around her, and getting to know her and her sweet family was a blessing. Anna and Curtis wanted the focus of the day to be on them, their family, and their Lord, but they also wanted […]

November 2, 2017

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Last weekend I hosted my very first floral workshop Bottles + Blooms, and it was magical. I’ve been dreaming of combining my love for teaching and flowers, and it feels great to finally do it. Sixteen lovely ladies came through my studio doors to learn from me, which makes me feel so incredibly blessed. It […]

Bottles + Blooms Floral Workshop Recap

August 25, 2017

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This wedding, the bride, the family, the colors, the photos…were all so beautiful and made for one of my favorite weddings to be a part of! When Taylor, her sister, and I spoke on the phone for the first time we all just clicked. It was the best conversation, and I was immediately excited to […]

July 31, 2017

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