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Welcome to Okishima and Simmonds, more popularly known as O&S.

We are a creative design company that specializes in floral design, photography, weddings, creative consulting and visual storytelling. If you have an event, hire us. We will make sure that your event and brand stands out with our styling.

 

O&S started as a small floral design company in 2013, renting just a small flat with a contemporary garage door in Tampa. Our company was founded with the partnership of long-time best friends Chikae Okishima-Howland and Jessica Charlotte Simmonds. In just a short time and because of talent and hard work, we conquered the London floristry scene and became well known because of our stylish and high end floral designs. Now, we create stunning weddings, photo shoots and events and have been featured by the top media organizations in the United Kingdom.

We live by our motto of “elevating every event to an art form.”

Here are our specialties:

 

Floral design
Get beautiful floral arrangements for your events. O&S is your partner in award-winning designs that raise the bar of floristry. We are known for our unique, fabulous, perfect bouquets and floral arrangements for all occasions. Let us know the theme of your event, your vision and we will create the perfect floral arrangements for your events that will definitely get people talking.

 

Photography
Do you require portraits or event photography? We are your perfect accompaniment. We are known for breathtaking photos that will wow your guests and clients. We have a team of expert photographers and videographers who can stage manage your events for those perfect photos. Rest assured that with us, all of your event’s wonderful moments are captured.

 

Weddings
Do you want styled weddings according to your chosen theme or personality? O&S is here to help you make that happen with our wedding styling services. With us, every detail is taken care of, from the church or the wedding stage, to the reception venue, the dresses and even the napkins.

 

Creative consulting
Do you want your brand to stand out? We are pleased to offer you our event consulting services to make sure that your brand gets maximum exposure. O&S will help you make sure that in all of your events, swag materials and branding collaterals, your brand is always front and center. Contact us now so that we can discuss how to properly promote your brand.

 

Visual storytelling
O&S brings storytelling to a whole new level. We offer you our visual storytelling services in different forms, whether print, broadcast, on stage and even on new media. We have a team of artists, designers, directors, visualizers, writers and more to help make this happen. Contact us now.

 

For all of your creative needs, O&S is always here to help you. Simply contact us at inquiry@okishimasimmonds.com and we will always be pleased to attend to your concerns. What are you waiting for? Send us an email now. Just remember that we always aim to please.

Add class and pizazz to your events with floral designs

Do you want to improve the look and feel of your event? Bring it to the next level by adding flower bouquets and accents. O&S believes that floral designs should always be integrated in the staging of events as they always enhance the overall look and feel.

 

This is the reason why hotels, resorts, offices, among others, always integrate flowers in their designs. In the United Kingdom and Japan, flowers are integral in homes, commercial areas and in typical everyday life.

 

In fact, according to research, flowers contribute a lot not just in the physical enhancement of a specific area but most especially, in the mental outlook of the people who view and experience them. Rutgers University said that flowers contribute a lot in enhancing the emotional health of people. Texas A&M said that it helps in creative performance and idea generation. The Color Institute also said that it can help enhance people’s positive impressions.

 

As such, it is important to make sure that in all events, flowers are always integrated. After all, the staging of events always provides opportunities to wow your audience. And what better way to do that than through flowers, right?

 

The important thing to remember is that whenever you use flowers, you always make sure that it is used to highlight your event or your brand. To do that, use flowers of the same color as that of your brand. Or use it in a way that it brings attention to it. For example, if your brand’s color scheme is blue, use white or yellow flowers. Do not use colors that clash with that of your brand. Do not also use different types of flowers with clashing smells that may turn off your customers. Always use it to complement and highlight whatever you want to promote, instead of the other way around.