Video – How to arrange tulips

March 30th, 2014 by Sarah

I hope you enjoy a few “How to” videos I have up You Tube- take a look and enjoy! Arranging tulips, a grocery store bouquet and stems of orchids- more are coming along-



Valentine’s Day Flowers for the one you love

February 7th, 2014 by admin

No more dozen red roses!

 Petals and Twigs is offering two new original and “classic Sarah” designs.

Give flowers you know they will love. Petals&Twigs has two new romantic and original designs for you. Using roses, ginestra, hypericum berries, stock and other assorted blooms, these arrangements look like they came straight from your garden. Be sure to reserve yours today at

IMGP0168 IMGP0183Amore –  Glass vase arrangement $42, available at Fraiche and for delivery, $10 additional. Email me to order at .

Cupid – Wooden box arrangement $55, available at Fraiche, Ellwood Thompson’s, and for delivery, $10 additinal. Reserve yours today, email me at to order.

New wraps for Ellwood Thompson

January 21st, 2014 by Sarah


It’s too dark and cold for the brown burlap. We are bringing bright colors and keeping the earthy feel with blue and coral burlap as well as a cute chevron wrap. $14.99 & 19.99.

VMFA – follow the yellow brick road

January 13th, 2014 by Sarah

With the help of Danielle Johnson we made this arrangement at the the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts today. Thank you Danielle!


Holly Ball 2013

November 30th, 2013 by Sarah

Let Petals & Twigs create your wrist corsages, posies and boutonnieres for Holly Ball. Easy email ordering, see below.




 Wrist corsage ($24) , we have a triple ”pearl” band (greens include boxwood and poet’s laurel) Choose one of each: Roses: red, white or pink / Ribbon: silver, gold or white /  Accents: gold or silver


 The posies ($15) variety of greens, (may include bluplurum and gaylax leaves) Choose one of each: Roses: red, white or pink / Ribbon: silver, gold or white/ Accents: gold or silver


 Boutonnieres: $7 with boxwood / Rose: red or white


 To order, simply email me your choices:  and I will send a confirmation email back. /  Pick up Friday December 6, between 2-6 and Saturday December 7 between 10 – 12.


Pick up location 5205 West Grace Street, my new studio! is on the Willow Lawn side of the house set back, with the French doors and navy blue awning.  

GCV Rose Shoe

September 30th, 2013 by Sarah

Come join us at Lewis Ginter for the Rose Show starting at 2:00 on Wednesday open until 6:00. Thursday 9:00-1:00.


June Wedding

July 5th, 2013 by Sarah

Here are a few photos from a recent wedding. What a gorgeous bride and groom- and wonderful weather to boot! Reception was at Clay Hill Gardens and photos by Warthen Farms Photography.

4th of July flowers

July 2nd, 2013 by Sarah

Celebrate the 4th with a few flowers and a flag on a twig. These arrangements are available at Ellwood Thompson, $16.99. Cute!


St. Stephen’s Flower Festival

May 17th, 2013 by Sarah

Go see all the fabulous arrangements at St. Stephen’s tomorrow the 18th.



March 21st, 2013 by Sarah

Flowers! for Easter at Fraiche- 304 Libbie Avenue- for Thursday 3/28 and Friday 3/29. ($36). Easter basket cited in the Pottery Barn blog also available ($17). Come on in and get one and see all the Easter goodies!