Flower Crowns

What's with the flower crown fad? And why are we seeing more and more women wearing these decorative crowns? Even Snapchat is on board! Pull up the app and choose the flower crown filter; the filter seems to change for each season and we love it! 

Did you know that flower crowns have actually been around for hundreds of years? Flower crowns are a symbol of love, varying celebrations and fertility throughout history. 

The flower crown goes all the way back to ancient Greece. Women in the ancient times would create extravagant crowns to wear to ceremonies to honor the gods.  The trend continued into ancient Chinese rituals and weddings. Even Queen Victoria wore one in 1840 when she married Prince Albert. More recently, they were popular in the 60's! 

Today we wear flower crowns because they can create a different and unconventional look. We saw this trend a lot with bohemian brides, but these aren't just for the boho brides anymore. Brides can now choose to wear their veil for …

Corsage Bar--Prom Flowers in Knoxville

As florists in Knoxville, the spring is one of Lisa Foster Floral Design's favorite times of the year!  First comes a spell of warm weather.  Then comes the yellow… Forsythia and daffodils.  Then come the allergies (but that's okay…  We get our allergy shots and take our Claritin).  Next comes PROM!  And boy are we excited about prom this year!  We have our "corsage bar" all set up and ready to go.  Our "corsage bar", or our "prom bar" consists of everything you could possibly need for your prom flowers.  Come on into our shop, and we will walk you through the corsage process, starting with the bracelet… 

We have your old-school elastic bands, and we have a variety of stunning keepsake bracelets. 

If you're not into the wrist corsage and you want something smaller, or just want something different, we have the perfect ring corsage for you!

Gold is in this year, and we have plenty of gold for your choosing!

Next,  we will have you pick out rib…

2016 Wedding Trends

As long time florists in the Knoxville area, we have seen the trends come and go.  2016 has been a year full of the most fabulous trends that we hope will stick around for awhile!!  Whether you are wanting to know trends across the wedding industry or specific floral trends, the images below are sure to give you some inspiration!  Check out our 6 top wedding trends of 2016 below!!

1.  ARBORS Arbors are BIG this year!  And we could not imagine a more beautiful setting to pledge your forever love for each other under.  Many venues offer different styles, shapes, and designs.  Rental companies also carry a variety of arbors and arches.  Flowers and greenery are the perfect finishing touch on these arbors!  Whether you want an arbor dripping with flowers or just a touch of color, here are some examples of what we love to do!!

Photo credit:  Farrah's Photography

Photo credit: Bill Roop Photography 

Photo Credit: JoPhoto

Photo Credit: John Shim Photography 

2.  FLORAL CROWNS Romantic and l…