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Flowers for Haiti Relief

The Etsy Wedding Team has been running a shop to help in the Haiti Relief efforts. Today, February 12, is the last day to purchase some the over 60 beautiful items donated by team members, all of which have free shipping.

Flowers are a wonderful symbol of birth and renewal, what we all wish for Haiti. So on that thought, here are 5 flower-themed designs currently available. Get them before they are gone!

Under wedding accessories, these would make beautiful decoration for a bride and groom table.

These are actually made with hand calligraphy, now that’s a really personal note. Under stationery.

This design can work for many bridal styles, from hip to chic. Found under wedding accessories.

The rose color palette and great shapes makes this necklace at home in a vintage wedding or funky wedding. Found under jewelry.

Under decoration/home, these clay flowers would make a beautiful permanent reminder of your wedding for a maid of honor.

For more wedding and non-wedding designs to benefit Haiti Relief, visit the shop today. And for more handmade style for weddings, browse the Etsy Wedding Team members on the left.

3 Chances to Win DK Designs’ Clay Flowers on Melissa’s Smitten Blog!

For those brides getting married, there’s a wonderful opportunity for you to win 1 of 3 clay floral creations from DK Designs (Etsy shop and Etsy Wedding Team member – Simply visit Melissa Smitthen’s Blog ( to find out all the details. 3 winners will be randomly selected and announced on Friday, November 7th! Good luck to all you brides out there!

Here are the details of the items we’re giving away to 3 lucky winners! Below is the write up that is posted on Melissa’s blog:

Diane of DK Designs is having an exciting giveaway of her amazing clay flowers on Melissa’s Smitten Blog! Simply email with your name, email and snail-mail address and wedding date to enter! Contest ends on November 7, 2008. One entry per person per day. Be sure to email all your friends to let them know about this fun giveaway!

Gardenia Hair Flower – $20 value: Gardenias are a very popular flower to wear in your hair on your wedding day. Why not try a handcrafted gardenia hair flower! This way it will last you through the ceremony, reception and beyond! The gardenias are slightly off-white, but not ivory. They are 3.5 inches in diameter and are VERY lightweight. The flowers are attached to a U-shape hairpin to fit securely in your up-do or low-do hairstyle.

Passionate about Peonies – $100 value: This arrangement is called, Passionate about Peonies. It measures 6 inches high by 7 inches across the top. It’s filled with light pink and fuchsia pinkish-red peonies, both in full bloom and in bud form! The full bloom peonies have over 30 petals, all handcrafted one petal at a time. The flowers are arranged in a 3 inch square white ceramic cube vase. If you love peonies, you will absolutely love this floral arrangement.

Gardenias in Something Blue – $75 value: This beautiful light blue latte cup is brimming with gardenia blossoms! 2 buds, 2 half open and 3 full gardenias mixed with some light blue floral fillers finish this piece off. It measures approximately 6 inches in diameter and 4.5 inches high. It’s clean, stylish and sophisticated. This would make a great gift for a bride or even a centerpiece for a bridal shower! The flowers are all handcrafted by the artist featured on the Martha Stewart Show, utilizing Claycraft by DECO soft clay, which enables the artist to create lifelike flowers one petal at a time. Diane‚Äôs work has been featured in For the Bride Magazine, In Style Weddings Magazine (via and Pacific Rim Weddings Magazine. The bulk of the Diane’s work is in custom bridal bouquets, corsages, boutonnieres and other floral decor.

Clay Flowers Seen as a "Green-Chic Alternative to Fresh Flowers – In Style Weddings Magazine

On page 80 of the Fall 2008 In Style Weddings magazine, there is the Rainbow Sherbet clay flower arrangement from DK Designs. Although it does not say DK Designs, Diane Phillips is selling her clay floral designs through the very stylish and hip online wedding retailer,

More and more Etsy designers in the wedding industry are being noticed on a national and international scale by some of the most well-known professionals in the industry today! You can view more of the “Green-Chic” clay flowers for weddings offered at as well as some other creations by Etsy designers.