Diana has lived in the Tahoe area for over 12 years, designing for Tahoe brides since 1998. Her passion for art, graphic design, and flowers all led her to create her own floral business, in hopes of fulfilling her love for designing and to enhance the overall experience of planning a wedding for couples from all over the world. Her designs have been featured in several editorials, including Northern California Modern Bride & Destination I Do, and her innovative and unique design style set her apart in the area's industry. Her name can be found on recommendation lists from the top Venues, Caterers, Wedding Designers, and other top wedding professionals around the Lake Tahoe area.
Diana creates, sketches, and designs all the floral choices for each individual couple. She hand-picks all of her blooms from extraordinary growers from areas like San Francisco, Santa Barbara, and all the way from New York, Australia, Ireland, & Thailand. Her philosophy of personal time, dedication, and attention keeps her in high demand, along with her experience and dedication to each couple. She upholds integrity of exceeding the client’s expectations, always putting quality above quantity, and her designs speak for themselves. Diana and her staff create a complete floral plan, including at times custom-made table runners, table number displays, and hand-painted or embroidered aisle runners and linens. She prides herself in keeping a strict schedule of weddings, never over-booking herself and her staff, as to always insure personal attention to quality, a sense of fun and time for creativity, and direct, personal contact with the needs of every couple.
To help guide you in the beginning of the planning process, flowers and décor can usually account for approximately 8-10% of your overall budget. Every wedding couple is unique, from their style to their personalities. The designs for their wedding should be also. Stems Designs are custom, catering to a couples’ needs, vision, and budget. With all things considered, Diana is an expert in giving couples the most for their budget, offering alternative choices and creative ways to save if needed. Prices are dependent on types of flowers chosen, time of year, season, availability, and labor intensity. Diana believes in accurate estimates, based on your individual needs, including everything from containers to delivery. Creating a floral plan and incorporating it with a budget takes professionalism, experience, and time. Diana and her staff are dedicated to helping and guiding their clients every step of the way.