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Manitoba Club Wedding cermeony in the Oak Room. Flowers by Oak & Lily. Photography by Samboya. Winnipeg

Manitoba Club Wedding

The Manitoba Club is a beautiful venue in downtown Winnipeg. We have been lucky enough to design the flowers for so many weddings celebrated there over the years! We love wedding ceremonies in the Oak Room with it’s luxurious wood paneling and big windows looking out over the park. This couple brought a modern flair […]

We’re Hiring!

We are looking for a Shop Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate is friendly, energetic, organized, and creative, loves flowers and is great with people. This position works closely with the owner and head designer to ensure the fulfillment of Oak & Lily’s core values of natural beauty, inspiration, and celebration, with the […]

Winnipeg Winter Wedding

I think the temperature was hovering somewhere around -30C degrees today. Some say with the windchill it was supposed to feel more like -40C degrees. There was a rainbow in the sunny sky as I drove to the shop this morning. I think it was because the sky was frozen (but I’m not a meteorologist […]

Wreath Workshop

Wreath Workshop at The Store Next Door (CHEW) Tuesday, November 27th , 2018 7:00pm We are excited to be hosting a winter wreath workshop! Gather some friends and join us at The Store Next Door (CHEW) to make a gorgeous and lush winter wreath to take home~ We will spend the evening creating winter wreaths […]

Winnipeg Florist for Valentines Flowers Oak & Lily Pink and white rose arrangement

For Valentines and Galentines

For Valentines and Galentines For Valentines and Galentines Think pink! As Maggie Prescott might say. When you shop for Valentine’s. Think pink! And the world is rosey-red. Because both Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day are on the horizon (for anyone wondering, Galentine’s Day is the unofficial holiday on February 13 where ladies celebrate ladies) I wanted […]

Holiday Centerpiece Workshops

Holiday Centerpiece Workshops Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 and Tuesday, December 19th, 2017 7:00pm The Store Next Door (CHEW) 530 Waterloo St (corner of Waterloo and Corydon) We are excited to be hosting two holiday centerpiece arrangement workshops! Due to popular demand we have scheduled two dates to choose from. Gather some friends to make gorgeous and […]

Oak & Lily Staff Creative Workshop

And… I may be very late in posting this journal entry, a whole year late in fact, but better late than never… Last June we kicked off the busy wedding season with a staff creative workshop. It was a chance for us to get out of the shop and get creative. We gathered arm loads […]

Holiday Open House

  Holiday Open House Thursday, December 8th, 2016 6-9pm Come by for a cup of cheer as we ring in the holiday season with our neigbours Poppie Clothing! Pop in to check out the 2016 holiday collection of gilded mini woodland trees, gifts, and ornaments with glamorous vintage charm. Take a deep breath and get […]

Flower Friends

Yesterday a group of us local flower friends got together for what we are calling our “flower friends” get togethers, (we have yet to come up with a more creative name!). We spent the whole day playing with flowers and talking shop together. We met like this for the first time this past summer when […]