Wedding Planning Decisions, This vs That with Kelly McWilliams

Wedding Decision: Flowers vs Greenery, all about floral blooms vs leaves

September 16, 2021 Kelly A McWilliams Season 3 Episode 5
Wedding Planning Decisions, This vs That with Kelly McWilliams
Wedding Decision: Flowers vs Greenery, all about floral blooms vs leaves
Show Notes

82.985% of the answers Brian and I receive when we ask, "What do you think you'd like for your wedding?" is, "I would like ____________and greenery.  It's almost like someone told you that the only way to go North and South is via the highway.  Well guess what folks, there's all kinds of cool back roads with small towns and great views you're missing out on when you take the highway!
Often when we try to get to the root of why its for 1 of 2 reasons:

  1. Its expected to be cheaper (listen to the episode for the answer on this one)
  2. It's what you're seeing everywhere (do you want to do what everyone else did?)

Brian Watson co-owns Myrtie Blue - a floral-focused event design studio that services clients along Florida's Emerald Coast and beyond. His experience in flowers and design started 30 years ago after college where he studied studio arts and digital and imaging arts.

Brian created Myrtie Blue with his husband 11 years ago and has seen fads come and go with couples from nearly every background. Brian and his team create weddings and events for clientele that LOVE and enjoy flowers and want them to be a standout.

Want to see a wedding Brian & I did together?  You do. It's on Style Me Pretty ; click here
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About Kelly:
A vet of the wedding industry, Kelly knows how incredible a wedding can be. She creates  from scratch and believes every moment counts and every decision plays a part in what makes your event magnificent. She believes in making events beautiful AND fun.  Published & recognized locally, nationally and globally including Martha Stewart Top Wedding Planner, Brides magazine and WeddingWire's best podcast. Home is in SWFL with husband Kelly J , mom to Maddy & Emily and dogs Reau & Olive.

Thanks to my rockstar editor: Lance Panton
With his professional start as a DJ at 17, Lance has possessed a love of music since birth. is the owner and sole DJ for MY DFW DJ - Weddings & Events. A personalized DJ service focused on telling a couple's love story in music. No genre is too challenging to meet this goal. Lance is also the editor for the podcasts "This Week In Weddings". He also serves as the co-director of membership for The Dallas/Fort Worth chapter of The National Association of Catering & Events. When Lance is not behind the booth, he's in the kitchen fulfilling his passion for the culinary arts, creating meals for his wife.