Yes, these are the colors! With a bit more blue. Like this...
Yellow flowers, blue vases -I'm really liking the contrast.
And like these flowers seem pretty perfect for our season and locale:
Love the lavendar! All four above from Style Me Pretty
Thanks to these stellar tips on how not to get screwed by a florist, I'll know what to say when I eventually go to talk to someone.
5. Have a fairly solid idea of the blooms and styles you want. DON'T be talked down unless a reason sounds completely legit. Stuttering, "well," and other insincere answers means that you might need to find a different florist.I'm thinking of going to San Francisco Flower Mart, and trying to DIY. I have no experience with this, but I'm inspired by these folks, who created this beautiful centerpiece.
I've ordered a bunch of blue vases... and -- ooo! wheat sheaves look nice, too. Also fits a fall harvest sorta theme. (But I'm pretty adamant that there will be no pumpkins. Just too, too.)