Tessa grew up in the wedding industry and had dreamed of running her own shop. Floral design was a passion which has turned into a lifestyle. Tula Rose was created over the summer of 2016 and born in December. Tessa attend Flagler College while working for Serenata Beach Club, then graduated and worked for The White Room then moved to Casa Monica Resort & Spa. The relationships and friendships that developed in the wedding community while Tessa was managing the venues are the main reason Tula Rose has grown into its success.
VP of Miscellaneous Stuff
Erica is from Orlando, FL and moved to St. Augustine to attend Flagler College. Shortly after graduation, Erica interned at Kleinfeld’s Bridal in New York City where she found her passion for weddings and design. Erica came to Tula Rose after working for the Casa Monica Resort & Spa and Treasury on the Plaza. She now keeps the wheels literally on the bus!
The Fearless Freelancer
Shannon grew up in San Diego, CA and has worked in the service industry her entire career. Shannon and Tess have worked together at a number of different venues on hundreds of amazing events. She offers a set of positive working hands and shows up to every event with a smile.
The O.G. Employee
Shelly started with Tula Rose as an intern while attending Flagler College and grew into Head Designer. She has a passion for finding the perfect blooms for each design and spends free time researching the perfect decor to match. Shelly shows up to work everyday excited about new fun ingredients while playing the freshest beats.
The Italian Princess
Emily rounded out the Queen Team in the summer of 2018 and has been a gem for the company since. Emily grew up in Livorno, Italy and offers a unique Italian style to her designs. She is currently studying environmental science at Flagler while keeping the shop organized, stocked and looking beautiful!