THE BLOG

We Are Hiring for several part-time positions for the upcoming wedding season!  See info below on the available positions and how to apply! About Us:  Life In Bloom is a High End Boutique Wedding & Event Florist located in Chicago, IL. We are entering our 5th year of business this spring. We are located in […]

A few weeks ago we gave you a behind-the-scenes tour of our new studio and today we’ll show you what we were working on and how perfectly it all came together at the Ritz Carlton Chicago for the 2015 Martha Stewart Bridal Show.  The annual Martha Stewart Bridal Show pulls together some of the best wedding vendors […]

A lot of people that we work with are often curious about where we produce all of our stunning events.  Believe it or not, as of a year ago, we were producing everything out of my home in Lincoln Park.  It took a lot of trips up and down the stairs on wedding day, and […]

For those of you who are familiar with the work of Claude Monet, upon recalling some of his famous paintings, images of a natural setting with reflective bodies of water baring lily pads likely come to mind. Inspired by Claude’s artistic style, trademarked by a seemingly blurry combination of oil pastels, and a love for […]

Today on the blog is a rare flower favorite.  Rare because it is only available for a smidgen of time in the Spring.  And today’s feature flowers is…Bleeding hearts!!  You will find them blooming in landscapes and wooded areas in the spring-time.  As a child I absolutely LOVED this plant.  It was one of my […]

A quick photo from this past weekend’s barn wedding.  We loved creating this lush & textural bridal bouquet which was chock full of the most gorgeous spring flowers including peonies, ranunculus, garden roses, sweet-smelling jasmine vine, tweedia, and more….  Enjoy!  

Time for another round of Wedding Flower Friday, this time with the funky & cool flower, Sandersonia.  How unique is this flower?!  I just think they are so cute.  To me, they look like little orange hot air balloons.  They make a statement grouped together in mass.  A few weeks ago we used them in […]

Flower Friday has been seriously MIA for a while and I apologize!  We have been busy meeting with some awesome clients for 2014 and brainstorming some exciting things to come in the next few months!!  Today we are chatting about the Gloriosa Lily, a fun and unique flower.  They come in a variety of colors; […]

For this week’s flower friday, we are featuring a fun and playful fall flower………Cotton!  If you are looking for a rustic or whimsical vibe then cotton is perfect for the job.  It can be used in everything and anything; wreaths, bouquets, boutonnieres, backdrops, centerpieces, you name it!  And….one of the best things about cotton is […]

Happy Flower Friday!  Today we are showcasing privet berries on the blog.  Privet berries are a deep midnight blue and you really can’t go wrong incorporating them into your wedding whether it be in the bouquets, boutonnieres, or centerpieces.  They are typically available October-January and make a wonderful accent to centerpieces in the fall and […]