Shirley's Flower Studio

Shirley's Flower Studio

Posted by Shirleys Flowers on September 6, 2023 Uncategorized

Elevate Your Space with Haunted Mansion Floral Designs

What do you enjoy most about spooky season? Is it slipping into your coziest sweater and binging Halloween movies for hours? Or do you take pleasure in creating a haunted mansion vibe by turning off the lights, lighting seasonal candles, and enhancing your home with fresh flowers and eerie decorations? At Shirley’s Flower Studio, the top florist in Bentonville, Arkansas, we offer an assortment of spooky stems to help you achieve the perfect Halloween atmosphere. Allow us to help you curate floral arrangements featuring mysterious colors, unexpected or unconventional textures of the season, and playful Halloween accents that match your fall energy. And guess what? You’re not limited to the usual bright orange and typical aesthetics of the season — unless that’s your jam.

Vase Choices

Every flower arrangement requires a vase; the same goes for Halloween blooms. The vessel’s color, size, and shape can make a big difference in the overall mood of the floral arrangement. Look for vases in shades like dark green, deep black, gray, or other shades from a fall palette. To add an extra eerie touch, consider using a cauldron, skull, jack-o-lantern or pumpkin, or vintage teapots that evoke a haunted house atmosphere.

Deep & Dark Colored Blooms

When styling haunted bouquets for spooky season, dark blooms take the spotlight over the bright pastels of spring and summer. Their slightly ominous presence perfectly suits Halloween’s mystique. For example, black baccara rose blooms and deep purple calla lilies add elegance and drama, while red amaranthus contrasts nicely with its deep crimson tone. Surprisingly, sunflowers are excellent additions to your Halloween arrangements — though in burgundy and black, as opposed to bright yellow — adding a fresh ghostliness to your decor scheme.

Light & Ghostly Colored Blooms

Spooky season arrangements often emphasize dark blooms to harmonize with Halloween, yet white flowers bring an extra dose of ghostly energy. The sharp contrast between the two types of blossoms is striking. Try white spider mums; their creepy petal shape is perfect for Halloween. Quicksand roses and ivory ranunculus blooms add an elegant and spectral touch. Dusty miller fits well, too. You only need a hint of white to conjure images of eerie ghosts floating above gravestones, so use these flowers with restraint.

Fall Accents

Curating personalized spooky floral arrangements is an excellent approach to mastering the haunted house aesthetic for Halloween. However, elevate your displays by weaving in seasonal touches that harmonize with the freshness of fall blossoms. Introduce the sophistication of purple filler flowers or the eerie touch of scabiosa pods. You can also use your artistic creativity by shaping branches into spine-chilling forms or incorporating feather details that conjure the presence of ravens. These elements combine to form a captivating tableau.

Halloween Elements

After putting together your ideal Halloween floral arrangement, replete with statement blooms, accent blossoms, and autumn accents, it’s time to create the display space within your home. Start by determining the best location: a table, mantel, desk, or countertop. Hem it in with timeless Halloween decor like eyeballs, spiders, bats, skeleton hands, a witch’s spellbook, black cats, crystals, or other items that bring in spooky vibes. You can also integrate fun yet eerie elements into the bouquet for a quirky touch. Finish the scene with candles that provide dramatic lighting and the aromas of the season.

Haunt your home with the essence of spooky enchantment with fall floral designs from Shirley’s Flower Studio. Harmonizing deep, enigmatic hues with delicate whites and combining them with autumnal details and classic Halloween features conjures a haunting and sophisticated ambiance.