Fabulous Floral Creations From Our ‘RockStar Florists’ Competition Entrants!

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Our three expert judges certainly have their work cut out for them with all the high-end floral design talent on show in this years’ Rockstar Florists Competition! Read on to see our fave picks this week.

2016 RockStar Florists Entry from Jess Mauger Floral Design

2016 RockStar Florists Entry from Jess Mauger Floral Design

Two-and-a-bit weeks into our 2016 ‘RockStar Florists’ Competition and our inboxes are officially flooded with hundreds of jaw-droppingly gorgeous entries.

In each of the three categories, Flowers to Carry, Flowers to Wear and Flowers to Decorate, Australia’s most fashion-forward florists are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, creating simply stunning floral creations that have certainly set our hearts a-flutter!

Our three expert judges, Holly Hipwell, Julia-rose and Melanie Stapleton, certainly have their work cut out for them this year with all the high-end floral design talent on show. Check out our pick of fabulous entries this week.

Flowers To Carry

From bold native bridal bouquets packed with proteas and gum nuts, to bright and cheerful posies featuring dahlias, paper daisies, billy buttons, and sea holly, this years entries into the Flowers To Carry category have been widely varied and hugely impressive! Here are some of our faves from this week.

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Flowers To Carry | Entry by Chiara Reid of Chiara Anne Floral Couture

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Chiara Reid of Chiara Anne Floral Couture

This gorgeous design from Chiara Reid of Chiara Anne Floral Couture is certainly on trend! Those huge pink proteas are perfectly off-set by the gum nuts, gum leaves, and burgundy foliage, creating a simply stunning effect.

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Laura Mills from Little Ivy

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Laura Mills from Little Ivy

This entry from Laura Mills (of Little Ivy in Dapto, NSW) combines roses, stocks, anemones, and a feature pink ice protea to achieve a bold statement bouquet for a lace-loving bride.

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Donna Hicks of Dear Delilah

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Donna Hicks of Dear Delilah

This dramatic, free-flowing bouquet created by Donna Hicks of Dear Delilah, with its many red hues and lovely red ribbon ties in exactly with the bride’s deep red lipstick and the style of her headpiece. Devine!

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Flowers To Carry | Entry by Rosie Winter of The Rose and Radish

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Rosie Winter of The Rose and Radish

This lovely garden posy with perfectly proportioned feature dahlia is a beautiful creation with a soft pastel pink and green palette that would be perfect for an autumn or winter wedding.

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Connie Rhigas of Adelaide Flower House

Flowers To Carry | Entry by Connie Rhigas of Adelaide Flower House

And this bright and cheerful bouquet is the outgoing, modern bride’s ideal wedding day accessory. Amazing!

Flowers To Wear

The popular Flowers To Wear category has shown the most diversity this year, with entries ranging from uniquely wonderful feather and lace headpieces, through the more traditional floral crowns arranged to perfection, all the way to full floral bodysuits! Feast your eyes on these amazing creations, that really speak for themselves!

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Donna Hicks from Dear Delilah

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Donna Hicks from Dear Delilah

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Mikaela Fleur from Mikeala Fleur Patterson Floral Design

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Mikaela Fleur from Mikeala Fleur Patterson Floral Design

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Marnie Cunningham from Poppy’s Getting Married

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Marnie Cunningham from Poppy’s Getting Married

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Rachael Curtin from French Blue

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Rachael Curtin from French Blue

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Agnieszka Kowal from Angie’s Floral Design

Flowers To Wear | Entry by Agnieszka Kowal from Angie’s Floral Design

Flowers To Decorate

In our Flowers To Decorate category, potential RockStar Florists have entered awe-inspiring floral creations ranging from simple and elegant table centrepieces, to hanging installations that cover the entire ceiling! Have a look at these arrangements to amaze!

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Kym Wilson from Posy Blossom

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Kym Wilson from Posy Blossom

This elegant table centre from Kym Wilson of Posy Blossom features succulents and leucadendrons, and matches in perfectly with the food platters to create a stunning morning after brunch for wedding or event guests. Yum!

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Jacqueline Griffiths from Two Hearts Club

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Jacqueline Griffiths from Two Hearts Club

So many fresh blooms! So much colour! This gorgeous bridal arch by Jacqueline Griffiths from Two Hearts Club would be any bride’s dream!

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Jess Mauger from Jess Mauger Floral Design

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Jess Mauger from Jess Mauger Floral Design

Pretty as a picture! This divine bridal arch created by Jess Mauger is the perfect accompaniment to this gorgeous bride’s bouquet, floral headpiece, and lace gown. The ultimate in modern elegance.

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Kate Dawes from Kate Dawes Flower Design

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Kate Dawes from Kate Dawes Flower Design

This lush foliage installation from Kate Dawes frames the bridal couple’s nuptials to perfection.

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Melissa Thompson from Red Earth Flowers

Flowers To Decorate | Entry by Melissa Thompson from Red Earth Flowers

And this hanging installation from Melissa Thompson of Red Earth Flowers blends fresh blooms and fairy lights in the most visually stunning way. Beautiful work.

There’s not long left to go in this years’ competition, so don’t forget to submit your entries here to be in the running to take out the 2016 RockStar Florists floral crown!

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Felicity McNaught

Felicity is Tesselaar Flowers' digital sales manager. She's an ex-ballroom and latin dance instructor, current web, design, and copywriting boffin, and all-time plant and flower geek. If you need any help you can contact her via felicitym@tesselaars.com

Comments

  1. OMG Melissa Thompsons creation is absolutely STUNNING!!! this is by farrrrrrrrr my FAVORITE. ????

  2. Marine Cunningham definately gets my vote. Colourful, simple and such a change from normal headpieces.

  3. All I can say is WOW! A great showcase of Australia’s very talented floral artists.

    I could not go past Jess Maugers design, I just wanted to touch, smell and feel that gorgeous array of Beautiful blooms.

  4. Good luck Jess Mauger from Jess Mauger Floral Design Rockhampton QLD , your floral’s are amazing and truly one talented lady. love ya work xxx

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