At Flowers & Sense we design bouquets with the colours and
flowers you choose. We create the bouquet you dreamed of with
attention to detail and freshness. We help you choose the design of
your bouquet whether it is a nosegay, cascade, hand tied or
crescent, beautifully, simply and easily. Our designers will then
plan with you, the attendant’s flowers giving you a perfect floral
wedding story. Our boutonnieres and corsages will be the finishing
touches to this story which, from start to finish will be the unique
look you want. We have many books, pictures, flower charts and
colour choices to help you decide your perfect floral expression.
Flowers & Sense will help guide you through the large and often
overwhelming task of decorating your venue. We can provide you will
an abundance of ideas for centerpieces, arches, entry arrangements,
unity ceremonies etc. From lavish creations to the new and upcoming
‘eco’ friendly designs we can create, deliver and set up the perfect
décor for your wedding. Flowers & Sense can also provide you with
vase rentals, candle bras, pew bows, garland, ‘ez lite’ candles,
aisle runners and more. Our designer’s will guide you through the
design process and bring all the elements of your wedding into one
wonderful story about the both of you. From your choice of
invitations, to flowers, to centerpieces, to linens and lighting,
Flowers & Sense can help make every aspect of your wedding reflect
your personal style.
From a board meeting, to an open house, department functions or a
spectacular corporate event we can look after every detail and help
you plan every step so that you are left with only the wonderful
accolades of happy clients and associates pure enjoyment of your
corporate event. Need to organize a sophisticated affair? Looking
for a fresh and funky way to celebrate? In a panic over how to
entertain your visiting clients? Looking for someone to pull it all
off? Relax, you’ve found your peace of mind with the consultants at
Flowers & Sense. Your event is not just about a catered affair, but
a celebration of who you are and the reason for the function.
Flowers & Sense’s professional designers will work with you and your
team to create a flawless and distinct experience. Our approachable
team will ensure that your event is as individual as you are and we
strive to maintain the highest cooperation with all the aspects and
businesses needed in organizing your entertaining experience. With
flair and imagination we can create an atmosphere reflective of your
Our personal attention and passion for what we do, sets us apart
from the rest. Innovative, courteous and efficient service, with
local experience is what Flowers & Sense is all about.
- You want out of season flowers.
- You cannot source unusual varieties or colours in perishable
- You need to take your bouquet to an island wedding because
you don’t want to be surprised with a bouquet that doesn’t
reflect your style and Customs just doesn’t permit plant
- The temperature will be too high or too low for perishable
flowers (generally over 28°C or under 3°C).
- Your wedding lasts longer than a day or is staged in two
different states or countries.
- An allergy-free bouquet is required.
- The flowers you want are too fragile to be viable, even at
low temperatures (violets, sweet peas, hydrangea and other
flowers that may not last without a direct water source).
- You’re a prop stylist needing heat proof, long-lasting
bouquets for movie or theatrical use.
- You like the convenience of choosing a ‘prêt-a porter’
bouquet with coordinating bridesmaids’ bouquets, corsages,
boutonnières and flower girl accessories and having them long
before the wedding day.
- Your wedding will be 'out of town' or ‘out of province’ and
you'd like to organize your flowers now and take them with you.
- You want to keep/display the bouquet forever, exactly how it
was on your wedding day.
- You wish to avoid the expense of bouquet preservation
(usually between $150 - $400).
- You would like to use your bouquet in 25 or 50 years' time
for an anniversary party or your renewal of vows ceremony.
- You would like a large bouquet, but still want it to be
lightweight and easy to carry.
Today’s Permanent Botanicals are truly spectacular and it’s not
always easy to tell that they aren’t the real ‘McCoy”. Though ‘silk’
bouquets are not necessarily lower in budget than their fresh
counterparts they can surely remedy some tricky wedding dilemmas.
Contact us at Flowers & Sense and let our Wedding Consultant design
your ultimate Permanent Botanical Wedding Bouquet.
Flowers & Sense has a large delivery area and can meet the needs
of any bride in Ontario.
For weddings in Barrie delivery is free on the day of the wedding to
the location in which the bride is getting ready. We personally
present you with your bouquet and assist the attendants in the
proper handling and positioning of their bouquets for the ultimate
wedding photographs. We also deliver to the Groom and his party at
their location and help them pin on boutonnieres. We can supply free
delivery and placement of centerpieces at the chosen venue. For
weddings outside of Barrie a nominal delivery charge is required and
will be outlined in the Wedding Contract. All weddings are delivered
well in advance of the ceremony by the wedding designer ensuring
good quality control of your flowers. Flowers & Sense provides this
service with the Bride and Groom in mind, assuring them of a worry
Please email or call to schedule an appointment for your initial
consultation so your Wedding Consultant can give you the individual
attention you deserve. To enable us to best advise you, we recommend
you first select your ceremony and reception locations; securing the
date and times. We also recommend you bring photos of your gown, the
attendants’ gowns and your wedding day venues so styles, textures
and colors may be coordinated to give you the most effective visual
presentation possible. A meeting at your venue is also possible.
After the initial conference with your Wedding Consultant, and you
have made the deposit listed below, you will receive a copy of your
contract, which will specifically outline all flowers, accessories,
rentals, and services. We ask you to carefully read the contract and
contact us should there be any changes or omissions. Any and all
further minor changes can be made up to ten days before your
wedding. These changes should be made in person at Flowers & Sense
and initialed on the wedding contract. Costs resulting from any
changes will be debited/credited to the final total of your order.
Flowers & Sense requires a non-returnable retainer of 30 % of your
wedding contract to reserve a specific date and time for your
wedding. This fee will be credited to the final total balance due of
your wedding flowers. Certain types of rental equipment may require
additional refundable deposits, which will be outlined to you at the
time of your initial conference.
The final balance of your wedding (reflecting the credit of your
initial deposit) is to be paid in full no less than ten calendar
days prior to your wedding date by cash or credit card.
Contact us to schedule your appointment.