James + Betsy – Orara Valley Estate

Last year we had the pleasure of travelling down to the picturesque hinterland of Coffs Harbor on the East coast of Australia to create a stunning tropical collection of flowers for “James & Betsy’s” Wedding. Held at Orara Valley Estate, a luxury private holiday house and wedding venue set on 60 acres of secluded landscaped gardens and rainforest. Nestled deep within a lush valley, with stunning panoramic hinterland views. Orara Valley Estate was Inspired by the haciendas of New Mexico, seaside villas of Santorini and the gardens of Tuscany, this artfully designed residence was a treat to style with our florals. …

Mad Max-esque by Julia Rose

The piece was created on a whim at the end of a full day campaign shoot.  I wanted to created something wild with an edge, As it turns out Mad Max styled shoulder pads was what poured out of me, giving that sense of power and femininity in the one instance. I believe this piece I created could represent many different emotions. The bright colours giving it a sense of wild bohemian fun, Feathers collected from my farm for freedom, shoulder pads for a warrior queen, a stunning model for sheer beauty It is ART and the essence of the …

Fabulous flower beard

Fabulous fresh flower beard created by Julia rose for Tommy Franklin. This  gorgeous creation was designed on Julia’s farm in Byron Bay Shire made with pure joy. Tommy was ready to fly out for the “Tommy Franklin smile” campaign, changing the world one smile at a time which focuses on drug free raves and people dancing for the pure love of dancing. {see clip at the end of this blog for Tommy’s dancing debut – aka Salty Rain} On the way to airport he stopped into the farm and Julia created this Delightful & Organic flower beard, which I think …

Danielle + Alex – Surprise wedding

I must say how wonderful is my job really!!? I get to bring to life gorgeous florals for amazing and beautiful brides. Recently I headed up to Brisbane for a Wedding at Chapel Hill to design florals for an engagement slash Surprise Wedding! We loaded up the car, filling it to the brim with loose flowers and greenery. The Bride and I had discussed concepts, flowers, colors and the type of atmosphere that was being aimed for. The only thing I actually took pre made was the Bridal bouquet and the Head piece, everything else was created on site, designed to work with the space …

Spring Weddings & Hanging Floral Installations

The Spring wedding season is upon us in all of its glory and all I can say is “WOW what a start!!!” We have been super busy little bee’s here in the studio on the farm with Spring Weddings & Hanging Floral Installations. In the past 7 days we have designed and installed over 54.5mtrs of Lush, abundant and over the top Hanging floral Suspensions. Yes,  I did say 7 days, so that either makes me (& the team) super fantastic or slightly crazy? Everything from a 6ft Drop Chandelier to a large hanging bridal feature, Tipi suspensions, table running …

Harvest Newrybar Wedding – Ben + Laina

It was an absolute pleasure to design the Florals for Ben & Elaina’s Wedding at Harvest Cafe Newrybar I was going to write up a fabulous little story starting with…. “It was love at first sight, when Ben, Elaina and I meet at the cafe”  However I thought that may be slightly odd? So instead here is a tiny introduction to our meeting and  I will leave the images to do the talking……. After the couple had spent a long day (disrupted by daylight savings), I was the last meeting for the evening. We met at a little Cafe randomly …

Spring – CWA Ruth feature

Ruth Magazine – Spring Edition Glorious Blooms in the Enchanted World of Julia Rose             Thanks to the CWA RUTH Magazine for the amazing feature. Image Credits: Cover Shot Photographer: Lyndal Carmicheal Photography Hair & Make up: The Beauty Case – Khesanh Model: Emily Grace Hackett Single Page image Photographer: Cloud catcher Studio Hair & Make up: Erin Stuart Styles Model:Jessica Cavallaro Double Page Feature  Photo: Lyndal Carmicheal Photography Make up: The Beauty Case Photo: Cloud Catcher Studio Make up: Erin Stuart Styles Model: Jessica Cavallaro Model: Zoe Carstairs Model: Gabrielle Lennon   floral designer Julia …

Tropical Tribal Queen complete with Silk Wings

Tropical Tangent What a whirlwind of a month July was!! Our feet barely touched the ground as we were whipped from one fabulous floral event to another, we have so many gorgeous flowery blogs to come over the next few weeks sharing our adventures with you!! But let’s start with this little baby. A fun filled photo shoot Squeezed into our trip to Cairns. I created these pieces in between our Floral Workshops and Mentoring gorgeous Indigineous Models for The CIAF Jana Jaral Fashion Runway……..  more to come on those events later in the month. But first feast your eyes …