First Blush

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About First Blush

First Blush Event and Floral Design is a floral design and event planning company based in New Haven, Connecticut that is dedicated to designing an event that incorporates meaningful, memorable details. We love a well-designed and handcrafted event and thrive on organizing chaos while creating an unforgettable day for you and your guests.

Experience

Owner Emma Kate Machugh has been arranging flowers and planning events for over ten years. She was introduced to the sacred Japanese art of flower arranging during her time teaching English in Japan. She started creating stunning designs in Miami that graced the homes of South Beach and Boca Raton elite before returning to Connecticut. Emma is also a trained practitioner of the Ryusei-Ha School of ikebana and a graduate of the Wedding Planning Institute.

Services Offered

First Blush, LLC believes that all flowers have an inherent beauty that captures the wonder of the natural world, using their own creativity and attention to detail to produce showstopping flowers. They also provide comprehensive and organized planning services that range from full and partial planning to custom design and month-of coordination. Services include:

  • Color coordination
  • Custom flower arrangements
  • Traditional centerpieces
  • Unique non-floral arrangements
  • Traditional and non-traditional bouquets
  • Timelines
  • Choosing and booking venue and vendors
  • Budget analysis
  • Bespoke bouquet design
  • Bud vases
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Table setting and floral centerpiece
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9 Reviews for First Blush

Recommended by 100% of couples


5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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    Alexa Bartlett · Getting married on 06/12/2020

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    Excellent Service/Beautiful Flowers

    Emma handcrafted the most beautiful, understated bouquets for our wedding. They were everything I asked for, and more. It was effortless working with her...she responded quickly and had excellent suggestions. I would choose her hands-down over anyone else!

    Sent on 05/27/2019
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    Allison Rodgers · Married on 09/28/2019

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    Highly Recommend

    Emma really knows her stuff. She listened carefully to what we were imagining and worked within our budget to create beautiful floral decorations. Everything was so unique and reflected us and what we wanted for the wedding. She and her team were responsive, professional, friendly, and worked quickly. Everyone was impressed by the work that they did! We cannot thank Emma enough for all of her personal kind touches and making our wedding truly special!

    Sent on 10/12/2019

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First Blush Pricing

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First Blush FAQ

  • What is the average price for a bridal bouquet?
    $ 100.00
  • What is the average price for a bridesmaid bouquet?
    $ 65.00
  • What is the average price for a boutonniere?
    $ 14.00
  • What is the average price for a low table arrangement (per arrangement)?
    $ 95.00
  • What is the average price for an elevated table arrangement (per arrangement)?
    $ 150.00
  • Typically, what can a customer expect to pay for your wedding floral services?
    $ 3000.00
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of your floral services?
    Clean Up
    Consultations
    Event Design
  • How would you describe your floral designs?
    Classic
    Eclectic
    Glamorous
    Modern
    Preppy
    Romantic
    Vintage
  • Which of the following services do you provide?
    Clean Up
    Consultations
    Delivery
    Event Design
    Floral Preservation
    Samples
    Set Up
    Venue Visit
    Wholesale/Bulk
  • What types of arrangements do you provide?
    Aisle Decor
    Altar Decor
    Bouquets
    Boutonnieres
    Centerpieces
    Chuppah Decor
    Corsages
    Flower Baskets
    Flower Crowns
    Flower Petals
    Non-Floral
    Single Flowers

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