Samantha Alawar, wedding and event manager at North Raleigh Florist, puts together a bridesmaid bouquet on March 19. Because of a snowstorm, the company had to limit its operations the week of Valentine’s Day in 2014.
Samantha Alawar, wedding and event manager at North Raleigh Florist, puts together a bridesmaid bouquet on March 19. Because of a snowstorm, the company had to limit its operations the week of Valentine’s Day in 2014. Virginia Bridges vbridges@newsobserver.com
Samantha Alawar, wedding and event manager at North Raleigh Florist, puts together a bridesmaid bouquet on March 19. Because of a snowstorm, the company had to limit its operations the week of Valentine’s Day in 2014. Virginia Bridges vbridges@newsobserver.com

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