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Welcome to  Front Door Stories...
                           Creating first impressions...

Copyright © 2010 Front Door Stories - www.frontdoorstories.com  All rights reserved

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Contact Sharlene Nielsen at  204-918-3286

or email frontdoorstories@gmail.com

Follow me on twitter , instagram , & facebook

Private Studio

open every friday


April & May 2018 form 1-6pm!

New succulent plugs are in stock!

Did you overwinter your wreath from last year? Bring it in for a re-moss and add some fresh succulent plugs

to fill in spaces.

Inspiration is always free!

Workshops 2018

check out the line up!

208 Browning Blvd

Contact Sharlene to book an appointment or to inquire about materials.



New for 2018...

Living moss wreath...hand made in house!

Will live in a shady space all summer long then be brought inside for winter in our climate.

Exclusive to Front Door Stories, you will not find this live product anywhere else in Manitoba.

Researching Canadian websites as we speak...

click here to inquire


Year round Services

Outdoor Planters

Large scale arrangements for your event,

styling your front door to sell a home

or to welcome clients & friends to a space.


Customized for any group or event

either in the studio or on location.

Spring/Summer Services

Early spring cold hardy Outdoor Planters

Easter Vignette styling

Outdoor styling for home or office

Seasonal table styling with potted plants

Container Garden Plantings

Container Garden Maintenance

Fall Services

Container prep for winter

Thanksgiving Planters

Thanksgiving & Halloween table styling

Thanksgiving & Halloween vignette styling

Halloween Planters & decor

Winter Services

Winter planter change

Outdoor styling for home or office

Indoor tree & mantel decorating

Hotel & Restaurant holiday styling

Holiday table styling

Holiday vignette styling

    Owner, Sharlene Nielsen had been inspired by all things garden & floral for 10 years as of 2018!

Her company provides a unique service that will style a stunning first impression at your “front door”. Styling entrances for your home, office, weddings, events and gardens. Focusing on large scale outdoor container gardens and floral arrangements, designed with our northern climate in mind.

    Starting out as a stylist in display and merchandising for The Hudson Bay Company in 1990, while enrolled in the Fine Arts program at Kwantlen Collage, and working at Art Knapp’s garden centre in B.C. this prairie girl and mom of two boys, came back to her roots here in Manitoba. Opening Front Door Stories in 2008 while freelancing at The Garden Room, and then 3 years at Assiniboine Park in the English Garden. Now focusing on her business full time, has created a private studio to expand on her services and workshops.

    Recently been awarded the Directors choice at the WAG’s Art in Bloom 2017 for her floral interpretation of “view from the artist bedroom, jericho beach”

                             Creating first impressions...