Barrington Florists and its team of skilled designers have been providing quality service to Halifax and area since 1994. Maybe start with the lavender and purple bouquet called My One and Only ($63.95), a grouping of purple irises surrounded by lavender freesia, purple asters and other soft accents.
The Maritime Centre, 1505 Barrington Street, 423-9912
Known as The Blossom Shops, with three locations in Nova Scotia, the business brings 100 years of experience to bear with their work. Visit its website for a collection of images and pricing on flower arrangements of wedding ceremonies, party floral, reception flowers, decor, corsages and boutonnieres.
5560 Fenwick Street, 425-3423
Dean’s owner is Holly Winchester, who brings to the job experience in various media, a keen business sense and an eye for detail. She and her staff can provide exotic floral beauty for your event, from roses to giant calla lilies, from lilacs to grape hyacinth to mums.
6025 Stanley Street, 454-0900
FLOWERS BY TANYA
Creating floral memories for the bride and groom since 1985, Flowers by Tanya takes care of all your floral needs, offering fresh imported flowers, trendy designs and very competitive prices, with budgets to suit every wedding.
THE FLOWER SHOP
After more than seven decades in the business, The Flower Shop knows what it’s doing, specializing in creating custom wedding designs to make the floral aspects of your wedding unique. Call to book a consultation, so the Shop’s professionals can get a sense of your style and create accordingly.
1796 Granville Street, 423-7133
GRAND BEGINNINGS DECOR SERVICES
Grand Beginnings offers professional decorating and display services designed for every budget, including an in-house florist, linens, chair covers, props and event consultation. They suggest booking nine months in advance.
6617 Quinpool Road, 717-2526
I DO FLOWERS
Sandra Barry has more than 30 years experience in innovative floral design and her expertise in arrangements has been recognized across the province. As a freelance florist, Barry is able to offer a truly friendly and personal service with real attention to detail, taking the time to get to know you, your style and the theme you would like to create for your wedding day.
THE IKEBANA SHOP
Bookable a year in advance, these Japanese-style floral arrangements are simple yet profound, minimalist yet elegant. The materials in use depend on the seasonal availability of blooms, so be sure to discuss what will work depending on your dates. A medium-sized arrangement is $80 to $110.
6417 Quinpool Road, 407-0487
If Irises Flowers can deliver beautiful, fresh flowers all over Nova Scotia, then they certainly can provide your ceremony with amazing bouquets, while guaranteeing quality and customer satisfaction---as they have for 30 years. Consider bouquets with orchids and calla lilies or roses starting at $44.99 a dozen.
1534 Queen Street, 422-4244
Marie’s has been operating in Antigonish since 1986, family-owned and operated, and are committed to offering only the finest floral arrangements and gifts, including contemporary and traditional arrangements, high-style floral arrangements and everything needed for a beautiful wedding.
218 Main Street, Antigonish, 863-2032
MY MOTHER'S BLOOMERS
A multiple winner of The Coast’s Best of Halifax readers’ poll as Best Florist, My Mother’s Bloomers remains a very busy and successful business thanks to the flower king Neville and his ability to know exactly what works for you and your special event. The store always has in stock long-stemmed roses, varieties of orchids, lilies, gerberas, iris, daisies, alstroemeria and exotics.
Spring Garden Place, 5640 Spring Garden Road, 422-2700
A family-run business since 1932, Pilcher’s is owned and operated by professional florists and designers Charles and Pauline Pilcher. Expect a wide selection of bouquets, flower girl baskets and more from the north-end flower legends. Order three to six months in advance.
2778 Windsor Street, 455-3120
PROPS FLORAL DESIGN
At Props, reflecting the personality and style of the couple is what it’s all about. Props crafted individualized designs for over 100 weddings a year, from lavish spectacles to intimate ceremonies across Atlantic Canada. They have glassware, vessels and pillars for rent, and can provide a team for installations or work with planners to supply flowers and props.
1664 Granville Street, 429-1935
ROSEBOWL FLOWERS & GIFTS
Looking for a dendrobium orchid and rose corsage? How about yellow alstro with accents? Whether it’s lilies, roses, hydrangea, hypericum or a Casablanca flower arrangement, Rosebowl can provide and deliver all over Nova Scotia.
166 Highway 214, Elmsdale, 877-598-6964
From $10 rose boutonnieres to $350 bouquets, Select Roses can provide for your floral needs whatever the budget. The standard of a dozen long-stemmed roses is yours for $55, but there’s plenty more to choose from.
30 Farnham Gate, 443-7673