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Sit back and enjoy the show with some of our summer floral beauties.
Alda's quintessential organics, thrillingly complement this Wedding rehearsal, lobster dinner. Stone House, Bar Harbor Regency.
Bo Atkinson, Trees -------------- Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Alda's organics set on silk and burlap. MichaeleThunen, coordinator, San Francisco. Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Birds' and hornets' nests were set among chocolate brown, pillar candles and log candy favors. Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Alda's sensitively gathered, wild moss cradles her beach stone place "cards" which are always a custom favorite. Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Almost to the wedding in Oli's Trolley, Bar Harbor. Jesse Finkelstein, photo
Gardenia, freesia, orchid, and delphinium wrist corsage. Jesse Finkelstein, photo
Entrance flowers of larkspurs, delphiniums and roses greet guests at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, Bar Harbor. Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Holy Redeemer entrance garlands create the ambiance with Alda's vintage cloth runner. Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Holy Redeemer ruby velvet backdrop is swaged with delicate ivy and rosebuds. Ed Haverty, photo, Berkeley
Alter Flowers. Jesse Finkelstein, photo
Alda's fragrant, blush pink, Summer Bridal bouquet contains peonies, loosestrife, love in mist, prairie gentians, and lady slippers. Michael C.York, photo
Bellflowers, phlox, peonies, prairie gentians, roses and fragrant lilies glowed in the table centerpieces. Bar Harbor Club
Raspberry, Wedding torte with first pick of my fresh raspberries. Morning Glory Bakery. Jesse Finkelstein, photo
Squirrel Island Chapel ~Alda's mouth blown, cobalt glass collection
Clematis bouquet in the rain. Sally Bullard Coordinator. Robinhood Meeting House Caterer
Small, but gorgeous corsages and boutonnieres are our specialty. ~blue vanda and moth orchid, gardenia, and white heather corsage. Bill Getty, photo
Lighted topiaries.~Alda's signature piece. St. Mary's By the Sea entrance. Bill Getty, photo
Within St. Mary's By the Sea, Mt. Desert. Bill Getty, photo
Alda's fragrant gardenia, hoops. Bill Getty, photo
Together at the alter. St. Mary's By the Sea. Bill Getty, photo
Blush peonies, foxgloves, phlox, bellflowers, hydrangeas and hostas grace the alter. Alter flowers were left for Sunday service. Bill Getty, photo
Luminieres set. Three Sperry tents in the mist. Asticou Inn~ Bill Getty, photo
Alda's fragrant, blush Summer bouquet contains peonies, orchids, roses, sweet peas, stephanotis, and tuberoses. Bill Getty, photo
Pinks, blues and lavenders were carried by the Bridesmaids. Bill Getty, photo
Their bouquets were of astilbe, love in mist, peonies, lilies of Nile, roses, sweet peas and cornflowers. Bill Getty, photo
Functional and pretty~ Alda's citronella tubs. Bill Getty, photo
Three Sperry tents, night~ Asticou Inn. Bill Getty, photo
Nerines, foxgloves, astilbes and Louisiana pitcher plants designated the Bridal chair. Bill Getty, photo
Head table and side, tent poles. Bill Getty, photo
Asticou Dinner~ Alda's antique silver bowls. Krista Hastings, coordinator. Bill Getty, photo
My footed, silver bowls held blush, white and rosy peonies, blue hydrangea, Canterbury bells, and roses. Bill Getty, photo
Peony and lilac cake tower. Janice Strout, J.Cakes, wedding cake. Bill Getty, photo
Gorgeous lavender blues. Bok amphitheater, Camden. Marti Stone, photo
Alda's vintage, aisle cloth runner and Summer Bridal bouquet~ blues, lavenders, whites, ivories and greens. Marti Stone, photo
My Bride carried sweet peas, prairie gentians, blue lace, pin cushion flowers, phlox, love in mist, roses, and hydrangea. Marti Stone, photo
Intimate, historic White Hall Inn, Camden~ Many small silver vases and candles enhanced the dinner tables. Marti Stone, photo
Clark's Cove Farm~ Frisky peony and hydrangea bouquets for the Bridesmaids.
Alda's Summer Bridal bouquet had a new touch~ foxgloves, calla lilies, roses, Tibetan meadow rue and delicate, lavender, ostrich feather wisps .
The Bridesmaids held lavender, blue, mauve and deep purple bouquets. SharynPeavey, photo
Wedding field. Meagan Gilpatrick, coordinator. SharynPeavey, photo. Laura Cabot Catering
Alda's signageto be hung on Olin's Trolley, Bar Harbor
Bo's twiggy huppah. Bill Getty, photo
Poles were lushly decorated with calla lilies, orchids, roses, monstera leaves and ivy. Bill Getty, photo
Coral bouquets~ Asticou Azalea Garden. Bill Getty, photo
Alda's Summer cascading Bridal bouquet contained moth and coral orchids, stephanotis, roses and ranunculus. Bill Getty, photo
The Bridesmaids held coral charm peonies, astilbe, orchids, love in the mist, calla lilies, hypericum berries and roses. Bill Getty, photo
Calla lilies, peonies, proteas, dancing lady orchids, roses, heliconias, Kousa dogwood and ivy were arranged in Alda's handlown glass.~Bill Getty, photo
Minnesotan, Guatemalan, and Maine flowers composed the tall dinner tables and bar arrangements~ Asticou. Bill Getty, photo
Abundant candles lit each table. Bill Getty, photo
Night view~ Amber Small, coordinator. Bill Getty, photo
Blue hydrangea. Humbly exquisite, Our Lady of Holy Hope, Castine. Bill Getty, photo
Blue and white delphiniums, hydrangea, roses, gayfeathers, bellflowers, larkspurs and bells of Ireland were in front of the alter. Bill Getty, photo
Classic Bridesmaids bouquets~ blue hydrangea, delphiniums and love in mist. Castine. Bill Getty, photo
Rose petaled carpet. Samoset Resort
Zinnias, amaranth, bells of Ireland, wild cherry branches, roses, stock, larkspur and gladiolas were set at the front of the ceremony on Alda's twiggy stands and large white baskets.
Bride and Mom, Samoset Resort~ The Bride carried bright fragrant pink lilies, nerines, sweet peas, white protea, tuberoses, zinnias, grasses and roses.
Hydrangea and sweet pea kissing ball, corsages and calla lily boutonnieres were ready for my presentation.
Northeast Harbor, Asticou Inn~ Autumn colors in Summer. Alda's twiggy stands and natural basket collection
Preparing for once in a life time, group photo. Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Boothbay Harbor.
Fragrant tent pole garlands festooned with thistles and sea heather~Newagen Seaside Inn
Harbor side tent~Newagen Seaside Inn
Table arrangements were composed of sunflowers, thistles, hydangeas, roses, nerines, dahlias, delphiniums, cornflowers, sea hollies and tuberoses in Alda's silver bowl collection.~Newagen Seaside Inn
Father and Bride. Cascading peacock feather bouquet~ Oakland House Seaside Resort
Alda's fragrant, cascading, peacock feather, Bridal bouquet contained lilies, stock, prairie gentians, peppermint, gardenias, tuberoses, roses, ivy and maiden hair ferns.
Oakland House Seaside Resort dinner tent, with some tall and some short vases.
White Pine Wishing Tree.
Blair Hill Inn, Greenville over looking Moosehead Lake
Alda's signature, lighted topiaries in vivid blues, pinks and whites~ Blair Hill Inn, interior
Maine windjammer Wedding, Penobscot Bay, Schooner Stephen Taber, Katherine's Event Planning
Peppermint, hydrangea and delphinium grace gangplank, handrail flowers~ Rockland marina
Alda's celestial blue, delphinium and trailing orchid Wedding bouquet~ Bride awaiting in Captain's quarters
Toasting the perfect journey for a life together ~ ceremony at sea. Schooner Stephen Taber. Rockland, Penobscot Bay.
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