Your Wedding Date
Is my wedding date available?
How many weddings or events do you do on a typical weekend?
Do you do two weddings in the same day?
Would you make my floral arrangements yourself or would it be another florist?
How far in advance would you be making my floral arrangements and how would you be storing them?
How would you transport my wedding flowers to the venue?
Have you done a wedding or event at my venue? If not are you familiar with the venue?
Would you be able to do a venue walk through with me and do you charge for this service?
Do you have a minimum spend?
Do you work with a set budget?
Do you have specific wedding flower packages or would it be a bespoke quote for my wedding flowers?
How would you recommend that I maximise my budget?
Know Your Florist
Do you have a digital portfolio I can see?
How many years of experience do you have creating wedding flowers?
Can I see any testimonials from your previous clients?
Do you create mood boards for your brides?
Do you have adequate insurance to cover my wedding flowers?
The Design Factor
How would you describe your design style?
Which flowers would you recommend based on the date of my wedding, (seasonal factor), colour palette and budget?
Which flowers could be substituted to fit within my budget?
What vases and containers do you have? Are they on rental or do I get to keep them afterwards?
What other wedding décor elements do you provide? For example, arches, candelabras, fairy lights etc.
Would you copy designs from my visuals or would you make something bespoke for me?
Do you create sample floral arrangements and if so, do you charge any fees for this service?
What colour lighting would you recommend based on my floral arrangements and colour palette?
Are you able to incorporate sustainability within any areas of my wedding flower choices?
What time would you deliver my wedding flowers?
Do you charge a fee if I need you to stay for the duration of my wedding to move my floral arrangements from one place to another?
How far in advance do I need to confirm the booking of my wedding flowers?
When should I finalise my floral order?
What methods of payments do you accept?
Do you provide a contract for everything?
Do you set up for delivery and set up?
Is there a breakdown fee after my wedding?
Do you charge a deposit for rental items?
How do you refund any rental deposits?
What is your refund policy if for some reason I need to cancel my order?
How much deposit would you require to secure my booking?
When would the final payment be due?
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