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Design Group is a firm specializing in event design and production.
Each celebration the Design Group creates is inspired by their client's initial vision and then enhanced. The... Read more
Design Group is a firm specializing in event design and production.
Each celebration the Design Group creates is inspired by their client's initial vision and then enhanced. The result is a personalized event that is uniquely tailored to exceed the client's high
expectations and needs.

Services include but are not limited to:
· Floral, Tabletop and Linen Design
· Initial Concepts and Storyboarding
· Prop and Furniture Staging
· Lighting Design and Coordination
· Guest Favors and Gift Bags

Design Group challenges the traditional assumptions about how events should be planned and celebrated, while respecting the foundations of etiquette and protocol. Whether your event is a small intimate gathering or an elaborate production, the end result is an unforgettable event uniquely designed for each client and their guests.

At Design Group, every detail matters! Read less
Flowers , Lighting & Decor

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INFO FOR FLOWERS

Do you offer free or for charge consultations?
Free
Do you provide free or for charge sample arrangements?
For Charge
Do you offer delivery, set up, and breakdown services?
Breakdown, Delivery, Setup

INFO FOR LIGHTING & DECOR

What type of events do you produce?
Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings
Which of the following services do you provide?
Decorative Draping, Event Concept & Design, Event Décor, Event Lighting, Floral Design, Furniture Rental

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Courtney
Wedding:
8/10/2013
2.3/5.0
Staci was very nice and pleasant to work with, but is extremely difficult to get a hold of. It takes about a week to hear back from her, which for a stressed out bride, isn't fun. She had great ideas and although the wedding ended up turning out beautiful, it wasn't exactly what we talked about. Ideas, such as rhinestones on the bouquet, were forgotten even though they were discussed. Just little details but still disappointing. If you want extra things done, you will definitely pay for it, so make sure you ASK about everything (like flowers for the cake, etc). Some of my flowers were wilting by the end of the ceremony, but I don't think anyone could tell. The colors were beautiful but not what we ordered. Something about the flowers "coming in wrong". Overall, I was pleased with how things turned out and she did a great job, but like I said, it wasn't exactly what we had discussed and the difficulty of getting ahold of her was stressful. I was out of town which made it worse, but once I got into town for the wedding, it was easiest just to pop in to the store.
Staci was very nice and pleasant to work with, but is extremely difficult to get a hold of. It takes about a week to hear Read more...
Staci was very nice and pleasant to work with, but is extremely difficult to get a hold of. It takes about a week to hear back from her, which for a stressed out bride, isn't fun. She had great ideas and although the wedding ended up turning out beautiful, it wasn't exactly what we talked about. Ideas, such as rhinestones on the bouquet, were forgotten even though they were discussed. Just little details but still disappointing. If you want extra things done, you will definitely pay for it, so make sure you ASK about everything (like flowers for the cake, etc). Some of my flowers were wilting by the end of the ceremony, but I don't think anyone could tell. The colors were beautiful but not what we ordered. Something about the flowers "coming in wrong". Overall, I was pleased with how things turned out and she did a great job, but like I said, it wasn't exactly what we had discussed and the difficulty of getting ahold of her was stressful. I was out of town which made it worse, but once I got into town for the wedding, it was easiest just to pop in to the store. Read less
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Design Group responded with the following comments:

It is a policy of Design Group to deal with customer dissatisfaction as promptly as possible. Ideally, should any issues arise, we would prefer to deal with them in real time, and provide the customer service that we are known for.

Each client is entitled to his or her opinion and review of our work. We pride ourselves on our ability to adapt and grow our work with each event. Feedback is a cornerstone of that growth. As part of that development, we handle feedback, positive or otherwise, by dealing directly with the client and providing resolution as necessary.

Please visit our website at www.designgrouponline.net to learn more about our business and to see some gorgeous photos showcasing our portfolio of work.
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Meagan
Wedding:
6/9/2013
2.6/5.0
Vendor was rude to parents and the bride. Vendor over priced items stating she already purchased them even though she didn't ask us first. Vendor brought flowers the correct time of the day. Flowers started dying and falling off before the ceremony. Flowers didn't last through the reception. If you want a rude vendor, dying flowers during your wedding, and someone who tells you that you are wrong, and who sends snarky emails then this is your vendor. Dont waste your time, or money. Hire someone else.
Vendor was rude to parents and the bride. Vendor over priced items stating she already purchased them even though she Read more...
Vendor was rude to parents and the bride. Vendor over priced items stating she already purchased them even though she didn't ask us first. Vendor brought flowers the correct time of the day. Flowers started dying and falling off before the ceremony. Flowers didn't last through the reception. If you want a rude vendor, dying flowers during your wedding, and someone who tells you that you are wrong, and who sends snarky emails then this is your vendor. Dont waste your time, or money. Hire someone else. Read less
Services Used: Flowers
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Christine
Wedding:
5/3/2013
5.0/5.0
My mom and I had gone to another florist, prior to meeting with Stacy at Design Group. We were resigned to the fact that with our budget, we could just not get what we wanted. Further, the previous florist had difficulty understanding my vision for the flowers and centerpieces. Well, let me tell you the second we walked into Design Group and sat down with Stacy, I breathed a HUGE sigh of relief! Stacy is SOOO creative and completely understood my vision! She stayed within our budget and provided GORGEOUS centerpieces and accents for our venue! She utilized many items that we made and/or bought and completely re-vamped them to suite our ceremony and reception!

My bouquet was beyond anything I ever could have imagined! It was absolutely STUNNING! I later found out that in order to make my bouquet, Stacy went early morning on Saturday to pick up flowers from the airport to get the peonies (out of season) that I had said I wanted so badly. My bridesmaids flowers were beautiful and exactly what we had discussed. The family corsages were beautiful and attached with pearl bracelets that my mother, mother in law, and grandmothers all loved. The boutineers for the groom and groomsmen were succulents and received so many compliments! They were so unique and beautiful!

When I arrived to the venue on the day of the wedding, I literally was moved to tears. It was beyond my expectations beautiful!! The personalized touches and going "above and beyond" was absolutely incredible! I am so thankful for Stacy and her team at Design Group! We received and continue to receive numerous compliments regarding our centerpieces and overall decor. It was such a wonderful and perfect evening! If you love shabby chic, eclectic, and glamour Stacy is your lady!! :)
My mom and I had gone to another florist, prior to meeting with Stacy at Design Group. We were resigned to the fact that Read more...
My mom and I had gone to another florist, prior to meeting with Stacy at Design Group. We were resigned to the fact that with our budget, we could just not get what we wanted. Further, the previous florist had difficulty understanding my vision for the flowers and centerpieces. Well, let me tell you the second we walked into Design Group and sat down with Stacy, I breathed a HUGE sigh of relief! Stacy is SOOO creative and completely understood my vision! She stayed within our budget and provided GORGEOUS centerpieces and accents for our venue! She utilized many items that we made and/or bought and completely re-vamped them to suite our ceremony and reception!

My bouquet was beyond anything I ever could have imagined! It was absolutely STUNNING! I later found out that in order to make my bouquet, Stacy went early morning on Saturday to pick up flowers from the airport to get the peonies (out of season) that I had said I wanted so badly. My bridesmaids flowers were beautiful and exactly what we had discussed. The family corsages were beautiful and attached with pearl bracelets that my mother, mother in law, and grandmothers all loved. The boutineers for the groom and groomsmen were succulents and received so many compliments! They were so unique and beautiful!

When I arrived to the venue on the day of the wedding, I literally was moved to tears. It was beyond my expectations beautiful!! The personalized touches and going "above and beyond" was absolutely incredible! I am so thankful for Stacy and her team at Design Group! We received and continue to receive numerous compliments regarding our centerpieces and overall decor. It was such a wonderful and perfect evening! If you love shabby chic, eclectic, and glamour Stacy is your lady!! :) Read less
Services Used: Flowers, Lighting & Decor
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Anonymous
Wedding:
4/19/2013
1.1/5.0
Oh, where to begin with Design Group... First of all, they were EXTREMELY difficult to reach. NOT ONCE was I able to get ahold of them by phone. Panicked pleas for return calls went unanswered; the best I got was a half-hearted "sorry" via Facebook when their phone lines (ALL OF THEM) went down or when they simply didn't answer the phone. When my mom went to drop off vases for them to use, she had to bang on the door like a madwoman to get anyone to answer (even though it was during business hours and their sign still said "Open" - the door was locked!!).

And then there's the actual flowers... Here's a *BRIEF* summary: they (initially) forgot two of the vases I gave them (which I *specifically* expressed concern about beforehand since they were small and not specifically listed on our invoice); the two buckets we gave them to use were COVERED in grubby (WHITE) fingerprints that you could see from several feet away; the bouquet vases they brought (rentals) were the "cheap"-looking ones I specifically said I did NOT want; the centerpieces weren't alternating solid colors as requested (which made the alternating colors of table linens pointless); and, worst of all, they did not use the primary flowers I requested (excepting the corsages and boutonnieres - which were pretty poorly executed size-wise - and perhaps *my* bouquet). They didn't contact me to ask about substitutions because of limited stock or anything either - no explanation was given at all! Instead, they used the largest, most expensive fill flower you can get: white hydrangeas - which (again) I *SPECIFICALLY* said I did not like nor want. The arrangements (again, excepting only my bouquet, really) were also bizarrely or just plain poorly constructed. (ex. The bells of Ireland made it look like the kraken was attacking the light fixtures.)

My bouquet was beautiful, but that only makes the half-a$$ed quality of everything else that much more obvious and that much more disappointing.
Oh, where to begin with Design Group... First of all, they were EXTREMELY difficult to reach. NOT ONCE was I able to get Read more...
Oh, where to begin with Design Group... First of all, they were EXTREMELY difficult to reach. NOT ONCE was I able to get ahold of them by phone. Panicked pleas for return calls went unanswered; the best I got was a half-hearted "sorry" via Facebook when their phone lines (ALL OF THEM) went down or when they simply didn't answer the phone. When my mom went to drop off vases for them to use, she had to bang on the door like a madwoman to get anyone to answer (even though it was during business hours and their sign still said "Open" - the door was locked!!).

And then there's the actual flowers... Here's a *BRIEF* summary: they (initially) forgot two of the vases I gave them (which I *specifically* expressed concern about beforehand since they were small and not specifically listed on our invoice); the two buckets we gave them to use were COVERED in grubby (WHITE) fingerprints that you could see from several feet away; the bouquet vases they brought (rentals) were the "cheap"-looking ones I specifically said I did NOT want; the centerpieces weren't alternating solid colors as requested (which made the alternating colors of table linens pointless); and, worst of all, they did not use the primary flowers I requested (excepting the corsages and boutonnieres - which were pretty poorly executed size-wise - and perhaps *my* bouquet). They didn't contact me to ask about substitutions because of limited stock or anything either - no explanation was given at all! Instead, they used the largest, most expensive fill flower you can get: white hydrangeas - which (again) I *SPECIFICALLY* said I did not like nor want. The arrangements (again, excepting only my bouquet, really) were also bizarrely or just plain poorly constructed. (ex. The bells of Ireland made it look like the kraken was attacking the light fixtures.)

My bouquet was beautiful, but that only makes the half-a$$ed quality of everything else that much more obvious and that much more disappointing. Read less
Services Used: Flowers, Lighting & Decor
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Meredith
Wedding:
3/15/2013
4.8/5.0
The Design Group provided flowers for my small wedding. The flowers were very pretty. Stacy was always flexible and able to meet with me. She was so nice to work with and it was nice that she worked with my venue frequently.
The Design Group provided flowers for my small wedding. The flowers were very pretty. Stacy was always flexible and able Read more...
The Design Group provided flowers for my small wedding. The flowers were very pretty. Stacy was always flexible and able to meet with me. She was so nice to work with and it was nice that she worked with my venue frequently. Read less
Services Used: Flowers
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Danielle
Wedding:
11/16/2012
5.0/5.0
Our wedding day flowers and event decor were absolutely breathtaking! Design Group hit a home run in executing what my fiancé and I envisioned our wedding day to look like. Stacy was great in offering in season flowers we liked, design ideas I never would have thought of, and keeping us within our budget. She worked seamlessly with our event planner and venue and we didn't have to worry about a thing the day of our wedding. We made a great decision working with Design Group!
Our wedding day flowers and event decor were absolutely breathtaking! Design Group hit a home run in executing what my Read more...
Our wedding day flowers and event decor were absolutely breathtaking! Design Group hit a home run in executing what my fiancé and I envisioned our wedding day to look like. Stacy was great in offering in season flowers we liked, design ideas I never would have thought of, and keeping us within our budget. She worked seamlessly with our event planner and venue and we didn't have to worry about a thing the day of our wedding. We made a great decision working with Design Group! Read less
Services Used: Flowers, Lighting & Decor
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Brittany
Wedding:
11/10/2012
5.0/5.0
I will never forgot the day we had our first consultation with the Design Group. I immediately "clicked" with Melissa and she totally "got" my vision! Working with the Design group and Stacy and Melissa was a bride's dream! Melissa was always quick to respond, helped me create my dream on a budget and was so lovely to interact with! The ladies at the Design Group are passionate about their work and that really shines through! I loved our flowers and centerpieces the Design Group provided for our big day! Our wedding looked so classy and beautiful and I am SO happy we were able to work with Melissa throughout the process! Stacy and Melissa really know how to make a bride's dream come true!! Highly recommend!!
I will never forgot the day we had our first consultation with the Design Group. I immediately "clicked" with Melissa and Read more...
I will never forgot the day we had our first consultation with the Design Group. I immediately "clicked" with Melissa and she totally "got" my vision! Working with the Design group and Stacy and Melissa was a bride's dream! Melissa was always quick to respond, helped me create my dream on a budget and was so lovely to interact with! The ladies at the Design Group are passionate about their work and that really shines through! I loved our flowers and centerpieces the Design Group provided for our big day! Our wedding looked so classy and beautiful and I am SO happy we were able to work with Melissa throughout the process! Stacy and Melissa really know how to make a bride's dream come true!! Highly recommend!! Read less
Services Used: Flowers, Lighting & Decor
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
We were beginning to stress about wedding flowers until we met with Melissa with Design Group. She easily understood my daughter's vision and didn't try to confuse the experience with additional, different ideas. The process ran so smoothly, and everyone involved was so pleased with the end product - the flowers were BEAUTIFUL!!
We were beginning to stress about wedding flowers until we met with Melissa with Design Group. She easily understood my Read more...
We were beginning to stress about wedding flowers until we met with Melissa with Design Group. She easily understood my daughter's vision and didn't try to confuse the experience with additional, different ideas. The process ran so smoothly, and everyone involved was so pleased with the end product - the flowers were BEAUTIFUL!! Read less
Services Used: Flowers
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Jeff
Wedding:
9/2/2012
4.6/5.0
Amazing work. Understood immediately what the bride wanted and delivered on those wants with no other guidance. Very professional and "invisible" (everything you wanted was there like magic day of). Highly recommended.
Amazing work. Understood immediately what the bride wanted and delivered on those wants with no other guidance. Very Read more...
Amazing work. Understood immediately what the bride wanted and delivered on those wants with no other guidance. Very professional and "invisible" (everything you wanted was there like magic day of). Highly recommended. Read less
Services Used: Flowers, Lighting & Decor
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Kristina
Wedding:
6/23/2012
5.0/5.0
Staci from Design Group was awesome to work with and the flower designs that she created were AMAZING! I absolutely loved them! Thank you so much Staci!
Staci from Design Group was awesome to work with and the flower designs that she created were AMAZING! I absolutely loved Read more...
Staci from Design Group was awesome to work with and the flower designs that she created were AMAZING! I absolutely loved them! Thank you so much Staci! Read less
Services Used: Flowers
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