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Ali G. · Married on 09/29/2020
Boho Greenery Dream
I met Dorothy about a year ago and from the start she was very professional, communicative and is an amazing florist! My now husband and I met with her to discuss possibly using her as a florist for our wedding and from the time we met her, we knew that she was the perfect fit for us! She listened to my vision and made it become more than I could ever imagine! She is very helpful and detail oriented when it comes to her designing and amazing flowers! She is very fair when it comes to pricing and works with any type of budget. The night before my wedding, we decided to make a change to the location of the reception due to rain. Dorothy took your typical kitchen/living room/ dining room and transformed it to a boho greenery dream! So many of my guests said that it was the most amazing decor and florals that they have seen and even said it should have been in a magazine. She did all of my florals, ceremony decor, reception decor, coordinating, etc. Highly recommend Dorothy and you won’t be disappointed!!Sent on 10/09/2020
Kelly S. · Married on 10/02/2020
Beautiful Wedding Flowers
Bells and Whistles provided flowers for greenery for my wedding, along with a beautiful display for our dessert donuts. Dorothy was so flexible and fun to work with, brining my vision to life from my pinterest board. She also had a great little wand for my very young flower girl, that she had a great time twirling around! Dorothy and team also did all of the lighting in our clear top tent, which was absolutely gorgeous. Thank you for making our day so wonderful!Sent on 10/16/2020
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Awe Kelly, thank you so much for taking the time to let us and everyone else know how you feel! Loved working with you and making it all lovely and easy for you.
Cindy · Married on 08/22/2020
Beautiful Summer Wedding 2020
My daughter was married on 8-22-20 at the Outerbanks. We met Dorothy Heath at the annual OBX Wedding Expo about one year prior to the wedding and really connected with her right away. All of the planning was conducted over the phone and via email coordination as we live out of state. Dorothy captured my daughter’s style and vision perfectly. She was so wonderful to work with and surpassed all of our expectations! Dorothy is an amazing artist! She stayed within the budget we set forth and had the most wonderful ideas! She recommended things we would never have thought! She turned the wedding reception into an absolutely beautiful summer garden with elegant touches of gold accents and flickering candlelight! We were completely blown away! Our friends are still talking about how beautiful everything was. The bridal bouquet and bridesmaid flowers were so gorgeous with the most amazing cabbage roses! Our flowers girl Halos were darling and the sweetheart table..wow!! We will be forever grateful to Dorothy and her amazing team for creating a magical day during a stressful pandemic year. Bells and Whistles surpassed all of our expectations in every way!!Sent on 11/05/2020
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Blushing over here! Thank you Cindy for all your kind words and praise! Thank you for choosing us and giving us the freedom to create the magic in our craft. It was such a pleasure working with you and for you. Wishing you all All the best, Dorothy
Margaret C. · Married on 11/29/2019
Beyond happy with Bells & Whistles!!!!
I could not have been any happier with my wedding flowers, decorations..... It was like Dorothy could read my mind!!! When I walked in and saw our room, I was overwhelmed!!! Dorothy sat down and listened to my desires and she met them beyond what I thought was possible....Sent on 12/30/2019
Peggy F. · Married on 10/12/2019
My daughter’s spectacular wedding!!
Dorothy did an awesome job. My daughter and I were worried about working from a distance but Dorothy was able to do a gorgeous mock up of the tables and send us pictures! Her talent in understanding our vision and executing it flawlessly is to be commended. We would highly recommend her!Sent on 01/16/2020
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Thank you for placing your faith in me. Loved how beautifully it all turned out! What a beautiful day you all were blessed with.
Terrie C. · Married on 09/14/2019
Beautiful Reception Lighting
Bells and Whistles set up the fabric and lighting at the Sanderling Resort in the Pavilion for my reception. It couldn't have been more elegant and beautiful!Sent on 12/03/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Thank you Terrie! It was our pleasure making it special for you! Hope you and yours have a wonderful holiday season!
Rebecca S. · Married on 08/10/2019
LOVE Bells and Whistles!!!
Dorothy and her team were incredible, and truly brought my vision of our wedding to life! Dorothy met with me several times prior to the wedding, and was always available when I needed to call to discuss our flowers and decor. I could not recommend Bells and Whistles for an Outer Banks wedding more!Sent on 09/20/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Rebecca, we loved being part of your fairytale wedding day!!! It was magic all the way around. So happy for you and Taylor! Heres to a lifetime of joy and happiness! Thanks for trusting us to be part of your wedding day!
Bina S. · Married on 08/07/2019
More than I knew I wanted
Creativity; romance; out of the box; garden colors; I could go on and on. I had a destination wedding where I planned everything through email and phone. The flowers and décor were wonderful. I wanted to incorporate my indian heritage with the outdoors at the baech on a golf course. We did it!
On one of those rare days we had storms come through. Dorothy and her team quickly figured out a plan B. Everything turned out well.Sent on 11/04/2019
Melinda · Married on 08/02/2019
Dorothy was truly amazing! She took the time to see what my vision was for my wedding. She way over exceeded my expectations and everything was so beautiful. My boutique and my bridesmaid boutiques went together so amazingly. I couldn't have been more happy with how she brought my ideas to life and gave great recommendations to make it even better.Sent on 10/30/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Awe Melinda! So good to hear from you! It was my pleasure helping you in every way. Your photos are GORGEOUS! I am so happy for you. It all turned out so beautifully!!!
Teresa D. · Married on 07/22/2019
Elopement in the beach
I needed to order flowers for me and my fiancée’s planned elopement on the beach. I found Dorothy of Bells and Whistles florists online and corresponded with Dorothy via email about our special day. I described my favorite flowers to her and she was able to create that into a beautiful bouquet, arch and corsages. I received many compliments on the bouquet and the flower arch was amazing! The flowers added beautiful color and decor to the best day ever!Sent on 07/24/2019
Teresa (. · Married on 07/22/2019
Beautiful summer flowers
Me and my fiancee decided to elope. In two week planning time period I was able to find a local florist for our beach elopement. Dorothy of Bells and Whistles florists was prompt at replying to my inquiry. I described my favorite flowers and style to Dorothy via email and she was able to transform that into a gorgeous bouquet, flower arch, corsage and bouts. The flowers were bright colorful and just what I was envisioning. It added so much spark to my special day!Sent on 07/26/2019
Melissa · Married on 06/10/2019
Dorothy did an amazing job with my bouquet. She included everything that I wanted. As much as I loved my bouquet, I cannot express how breathtakingly beautiful the bridesmaids bouquets were. Thank you Dorothy for all of your advice and your quick communication!Sent on 06/17/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:So glad we made such a positive impact on your day! We love what we do and are so thankful to have clients like you! Congratulations!!!!
Marisa · Married on 06/08/2019
Dorothy turned our venue into the most beautiful space for our reception. I cannot express how much her creativity and vision made our wedding dreams come true. Not only did she decorate our venue but she put together the bouquets and corsages for the entire bridal party. They were beautiful! I personally do not have that type of creative touch and it was so relieving to have Dorothy take care of it all for me. I would highly recommend Bells & Whistles for your flowers and decor.Sent on 06/28/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Loved working with you! I’m so happy you are so happy! Hope you both have a wonderful summer! Let us know when your back in town!!!
Courtney · Married on 05/26/2019
OUTSTANDING Experience with Bells & Whistles
I researched florists in the Outer Banks, as I am not local, and Dorothy with Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field blew all of my expectations out of the water. She grows a lot (if not all) of her flowers on her property and her arrangements are outstanding. My husband and I got married at the Sanderling Resort and used their Pavilion for our reception. Not only did Dorothy and her husband deliver outstanding floral arrangements, they completely transformed the Pavilion at the Sanderling by hanging lights and drapery throughout. I cannot say enough how happy we were with our decision to use Dorothy! I would HIGHLY recommend her for your wedding or event!Sent on 08/09/2019
Courtney · Married on 05/04/2019
Everything was breathtaking!
Dorothy was absolutely amazing to work with. I had multiple florists in contact with me and had heard a lot of things about Dorothy. I’m not a big flower person, but I knew if I had them, I wanted it to be beautiful! When I walked into the reception & ceremony area, I got goosebumps! Everything was beautiful and even better than I could have imagined. I gave her ideas & boy did I change my mind a million times, but she worked with me and was so kind throughout my indecisiveness. From the draping, arbor floral arrangement, and centerpieces all the way to the BEAUTIFUL wreath hanging over the dance floor with fairy lights, it was all breath taking. I remember gazing at the wreath when I finally got a chance to breath & was in awe! Flowers big or small, I would recommend Dorothy any day!Sent on 05/13/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Awe! Thank you so much for your kind words! I loved all your enthusiasm, how planned and prepared you were. It was such a pleasure helping you make your vision come to life!
Jessica · Married on 05/04/2019
The flowers turned out so pretty! We only used this vendor for the bouquets. They were perfect for our beach wedding!Sent on 06/21/2019
Rachel · Married on 04/19/2019
Everything was stunning!
Dorothy and her team did an incredible job with the design and decor for our wedding! We were planning from across the country, so it was tough to do, but they really brought our vision to life. We had so many compliments throughout the day and she turned a simple beach house into a perfect wedding setting. The bouquets were incredible and our palm leaf arch held up so well on such a windy day. Thanks so much Dorothy!Sent on 04/28/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Rachel it was such a pleasure working with you! There was so much heartfelt love and emotion surrounding your wedding day it was truly an honor to be part of it. Congratulations to you both! Here’s to a long and happy life!!!
Diane · Married on 12/22/2018
Dorothy was absolutely a joy to work with. She was very professional, charming, patient and cared about what we had for our vision of florals! Dorothy is very creative and has that natural gift and passion for what she loves to do and it shows in her work! Our florals for the wedding were just gorgeous! The colors and various types of florals were perfect for a December wedding in the OBX and tied in with our theme! Thank you so much Dorothy and we would definitely call on you again if the occasion arises!Sent on 01/04/2019
Katelynn · Married on 12/22/2018
Absolutely Stunning Job!
She was absolutely wonderful to work with and created exactly what I had pictured for my wedding!!Sent on 01/05/2019
Erin M. · Married on 12/08/2018
Our dream wedding came to life!
We gave Dorthy an idea of how we wanted our wedding to look like and our dreams came more than true. She decorated everything from our rehearsal dinner to our bouquets, lighting, cake and table settings. Our dream “winter” wedding came true because of her. Thank you!Sent on 01/04/2019
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Loved being part of your day! It was our pleasure. Can't wait to see all the photos, we are dying over here!!!
Liz S. · Married on 10/27/2018
Dorothy was so flexible and easy to talk to!
We trusted Dorothy completely. She had beautiful examples of her work and made sure we were satisfied with her suggestions as well as with our own vision. She made a beautiful bridal bouquet, bridesmaids bouquets, mother corsages, father boutonnières, groom and groomsmen boutonnières, flowers for the cake, lights strung across the ceiling, decorative frames on the wall. The venue was gorgeous! She is so flexible and super easy to work with. We’re so happy we chose Bells and Whistles - we can’t imagine anyone else doing such a beautiful job.Sent on 01/05/2019
Victoria · Married on 10/06/2018
Gorgeous and Whimsical
Dorothy was such a joy to work with. She really knows her stuff and was also very open to hearing our ideas too. She put together the most perfect vision to represent our dreamy, romantic aquarium wedding. Thank you!Sent on 11/14/2018
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Awe! Thank you for the kind words. We loved being part of your wedding day. It was gorgeous and so were you!! You are such a beautiful person inside and out, such a pleasure to work with you! Xxx
Emily · Married on 09/22/2018
Dorothy was so great to work with for our 9/22/2018 wedding! Originally my mom and I had met with Dorothy in December 2017 with a general idea of what we wanted. Dorothy was extremely professional throughout the year whenever we would speak and I am so impressed with her decorative eye!!! Dorothy ran with our loose plans and colors and everything just came to life so beautifully during our wedding. The bouquets were absolutely stunning!!!! Dorothy also decorated our reception venue and it was perfect.Sent on 10/14/2018
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:Oh Emily! Thank you for choosing us to be part of your wedding day! It was so you and gorgeous! Just the right amount of every detail. Heres to Joy and Happiness in all the years to come!
Alexa · Married on 07/12/2018
Bells and whistles by far made our wedding day perfect! We out all our trust in them regarding decorations and floral arrangements and everything turned out like a fairytale. We can’t thank you all enough for making our day so incredibly memorable!Sent on 07/29/2018
Bells & Whistles at the Flower Field's reply:It was dreamy! Thank you for letting us run with it. It truly couldn’t have been more perfect ❤️❤️
Emily · Married on 05/25/2018
Dorothy was so wonderful to work with! I was so happy with how everything turned out. When I first talked to her, I didn't have a clear vision of my wedding, but she helped guide me and made such good recommendations. The flower arrangements were breathtaking and the table arrangements were beyond anything I could have dreamed. I would definitely recommend Bells and Whistles!Sent on 07/27/2018