Birch and wood add a rustic elegance to event spaces, whether for outdoor or winter weddings, al-fresco dinner parties, or engagement parties. With their unique shapes and textures, use them to demonstrate the beauty that harmony with nature brings.   1. Wild Bunch Aim high with sprawling arrangements of artificial flowers that reach to the sky. “I was […]

Meet Bronwen Smith of B Floral and have a look at some of her beautiful work, including ideas that are perfect for your summer weddings and events, or entertaining at home.   Jamali Garden: Tell us a little about your background. How did you get your start in floral and event design? B Floral: I grew […]

Crystal adds a sophisticated touch and sparkle to your weddings, dinner parties, and other events with vases, candlesticks, candelabras, and cake plates. It’s a classic but check out all these ideas that range from classic to modern.   1. On A Pedestal Take bouquets to a new level by placing them on these crystal pillar holders. We love […]

We’re excited to share this profile of Cornelia McNamara of Chicago based Cornelia McNamara Flowers and Parties, and feature a beautiful outdoor wedding and an outdoor music festival’s benefit reception she designed, both with great, steal-worthy ideas. Jamali Garden: Tell us about your background. How did you get your start in floral and event design? Cornelia McNamara: My […]

Embrace the beauty of nature on your big day with a breathtaking garden wedding. Get inspired by these great ideas that cover everything from the flower girl and the bride’s bouquet, to wedding ceremony backdrops and chandeliers made of greenery to suspend over the dance floor.   1. Scatter Herbs Instead of tossing rice, have bridesmaids scatter […]

Meet Bevin Elias of by Elias, the Brooklyn, New York based design firm whose floral display and design work we’ve been admiring for some time, and are now thrilled to share. Jamali Garden: Tell us about your background. by Elias Design: I was born in Grenada and made my home in Brooklyn. I worked as […]

This month, we’re thrilled to feature the beautiful floral, wedding, and event stylings of Rachel Trimarco of New York City’s Bride & Blossom. Jamali Garden: How did you get your start in floral and event design? Bride & Blossom: Prior to Bride & Blossom, I wore various hats in financial sales, public relations, and TV […]

Meet the designer of the social event of the year, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute Gala, Raúl Àvila, who shares his designs from the this year’s ‘Manus x Machina: Fashion in the Age of Technology’ dinner. Jamali Garden: Tell us a bit about your background. How did you get your start in […]

Meet Tara Guérard of Tara Guérard Soirée and have a peek at two of her gorgeous weddings. Jamali Garden: Tell us about your background. Tara Guérard: My background knowledge (and only experience) was in the food and beverage industry (I paid my way through college waiting tables). I had a desire to be creative. So, I took […]

We put some of our favorite beach wedding decor ideas together and they include lots of decor inspiration for the DIY bride and groom. Beach Wedding Ceremony At this pretty beach wedding ceremony, simple stools for wedding guests flank the wedding ceremony aisle decorated with coral fabric and colorful seashells.   At this Montauk, NY, […]