Purple is the color of the season. It’s everywhere, from fashion runways to home decor catalogues. The latest wedding trends are accordingly showcasing palettes where purple flowers are the stars of the show. The reason is that Pantone named Ultra Violet as the color of the year 2018, boosting the already established popularity of purple colors during the fall season. In this blogpost you will discover everything you need to know for designing your wedding with purple flowers:

The meaning of purple flowers in weddings

According to Pantone, purple represents the desire to pursue a world beyond our own, while also inspiring a spiritual connection. Such mystic symbolism has been transferred to purple flowers for centuries. In literature, for instance, roses of blue and purple tones have been a symbol of supreme love; one unattainable, since purple roses don’t exist in nature.

When it comes to weddings, purple flowers represent a dream come true. The impossible, a real deep love, is finally achieved. Purple flowers are no doubt a token of a spiritual love, one full of care and respect in which two individuals are connected beyond romance. Furthermore, purple flowers can be combined with warm colors, acquiring new meanings like happiness, faith and beauty.

The meaning of purple flowers in weddings

Trendiest Wedding Palettes inspired in purple flowers

Purple + Orange + Peach

This palette combines the spiritual character and lightness of purple flowers with the joyful spirit and intensity of orange blossoms. Together, orange, peach and purple flowers create wedding bouquets and table runners that symbolize a deep, yet playful love.

Trendiest Wedding Palettes inspired in purple flowers

Purple + Lavender + Eggplant

The mixture of lavender, eggplant and purple flowers is a stylish way of bringing together concepts of tenderness, strength and pure love. The sophisticated colors of this palette are ideal for creating wedding backdrops, arches, hanging pomander and other statement arrangements.

Wedding backdrops, arches, hanging pomander and other statement arrangements

Light Purple + Grey

If you are looking for a classy wedding decor, this palette of grey and purple flowers is your best option. The soft tones of this palette stands for romance, care and complicity. Furthermore, grey and purple flowers together create charming wedding bouquets, staircase displays and centerpieces.

This palette of grey and purple flowers

Where to buy purple flowers for weddings

Despite the vast popularity of Ultra Violet color, it isn’t an easy task to find purple flowers in the market. Specially if you are looking for purple roses and carnations, some of the most coveted wedding flowers. Roses and carnations lack the gene with the ability to produce the blue pigment necessary for creating purple tones in flowers. In fact, growing purple roses and carnation is still a real quest for the impossible in the flower business. Until today, few breeders have been capable of such achievement.

Fortunately, at Sense Ecuador, we have some of the most beautiful purple roses and carnations for your wedding. These beautiful purple flowers grow in the highlands of Ecuador, a fertile land where flowers receive sun all year round and snow-capped volcanoes feed them with the purest water available. The results are purple flowers of exceptional color and quality for you to create gorgeous wedding arrangements.

These beautiful purple flowers grow in the highlands of Ecuador


Create outstanding wedding arrangements with premium purple flowers:

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The meaning behind the number of roses you give in a bouquet
Feelings are meant to be expressed, and we all know that there are infinite ways to do it. What we can't deny is that some of these are more universal than others. You can externalize your fondness with a hug or display your affection with a kiss. The meanings behind these actions are known worldwide.

The meaning behind the number of roses you give in a bouquet

The same thing happens with gifts. A present is usually a materialization of the emotions that exist in your heart for someone in particular. Giving the right object that reveals what you feel is very important for everyone. So when it comes down to choosing the perfect item for a special occasion, you can never go wrong with the classics. Chocolate and jewelry are perfect exemplars of elegant gifts that say “I love you”, but neither of them manifests romance and passion like roses. These flowers are perfect to convey the word love.

The power of giving roses

The power of giving roses

When you give a present, you are not only communicating what you feel for someone else. You are also saying a lot about your personality. These acts influence the perception that others have about you. Studies have shown that flowers create instant delight to those who receive them. People who send these flowers are commonly viewed as happy, caring, emotionally intelligent and even courageous. Why? Well, roses are extremely beautiful, elegant, soft and have a pleasing aroma. They are perfect to make your statement when you fall in love.

Roses and their meanings

Roses and their meanings

Roses come in a wide variety of colors and they mean different things. It’s important to acknowledge them when choosing a bouquet as a present. You want to express what you feel with the right color and number. Number? Yes! The number of roses in a bouquet also has various implications. If you don’t know what these are, we have the perfect guide for you.



















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Sense Ecuador in the final stage of DHL’s challenge: Export to the World

DHL Express, the world's leading logistics company, with more than 30 years of experience in Ecuador, has partnered up with IMPAQTO to invite small and medium-sized Ecuadorian companies to participate in the first edition of the DHL Export to the World Challenge.

Export to the World Challenge

Export to the World Challenge

DHL’s objective with this initiative has been to encourage the development of new business proposals in Ecuador that have a social contribution, meet the needs of current and potential customers and that can be anchored to its economic chain adding value to it.

The “Export to the World Challenge” has encouraged entrepreneurs from all around Ecuador to subscribe and to express their ideas and motivations. It has also created a window to promote the projects of these local entrepreneurs towards the rest of the world. In order to publicize their business models and participate for a recognition that helps them consolidate their projects locally and internationally.

Export to the World Challenge

Ecuador is a country with a lot of potential. According to Edith Villavicencio, general manager of DHL Express Ecuador, this country is the one with most entrepreneurship in Latin America. 1 in 3 adults aim to create their own business before turning 45 years old.

With 347 subscriptions, Sense Ecuador has recently been listed as one of the final 10 companies in the Exporters category of the Export to the World Challenge. This demonstrates the potential that its business model has and the quality of the premium products they offer. Their commitment of reducing distances by sending a piece of Ecuador straight to their consumer’s doorstep with a single click has been well recognized and appreciated.

Ecuadorian premium products to expand your senses:

4 bars of 1 organic dark chocolate
Galapagos coffee beans: 2 bags of 12 oz