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Mood Board #104: Persephone
By Lauren Kathryn on Mar 4, 2013 at 5:01 am in Vintage and Rustic
I have to confess that I’ve never liked pink and purple together. The color combination has always reminded me of a My Little Pony or a saccharine Hallmark card, and I usually cringe at the sight of it. However, when I stumbled across this eye-poppingly beautiful bouquet that Kelly Oshiro designed using in-bud peonies, fronds of fragrant lilac, and freshly cut tulips, it took only a fraction of a second for me to change my mind. “I thought of this look as ‘Persephone,’ very spring-inspired,” Kelly said. And, indeed, I can’t imagine a more fitting look for the goddess of springtime—or for any romantically minded spring bride.
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Bouquet > Photo by Jose Villa, Floral design by Kelly Oshiro of Santa Barbara Chic / Grecian bride > Photo by Jose Villa, Styling by Kelly Oshiro of Santa Barbara Chic / Lilacs and sunhat on chair > Photo by Dreamy Whites / Pink peonies > Photo by Stephmodo / Lilacs in antique perfume bottles > Better Homes and Gardens / Cake > Photo by Lane Dittoe, Design by Erica O’Brien Cakes
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