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Designing at Detroit Institute of Arts Museum by Sweet Pea Floral Designs

Growing up in Detroitmy family attended weekly church services at a gorgeous gothic cathedral on Woodward Avenue one block from the Detroit Institute of Arts . Even then I sensed the respect, awe, and wonder that still surrounds the DIA . When an opportunity to create floral designs for the DIA presented itself naturally I jumped all over it!! This is a museum of epic proportions, among the top six collections in the United States with over 100 galleries, a 1,150 seat auditorium, an art reference library and state of the art conservation services laboratory

Q&A :: Discussing Ethics in the Flower Business

Hi Flower Friends, Today’s Q&A comes to us from Michigan. (you can read all the questions here ) ………………………………………… Hi There! I am in a quandary that seems to always resurface and I would LOVE to hear what others have to say about the topic of event/floral design ethics and code of conduct

Sweet Bridal Bouquets From Instragram

As florists everywhere are preparing for the busy bridal season just around the corner, we wanted to share some beautiful bouquet inspiration from Instagram. We love the variety of florals found on this popular photo-sharing site and just had to show you what talented florists from all over the world are creating for some very lucky brides.

Friday Florist Recap 2/8 – 2/14: Feeling the Love

We’ve got a short one for you this week, folks. Our florists are, as you might imagine, a little covered up with Valentine’s Day activities, but that doesn’t impact the beauty and quality of the pictures! Scroll down for some gorgeous floral talent and let them feel the love! Wedding Flowers A gorgeous bouquet from Petals in Thyme of Wasaga Beach, ON “Rustic Valentine’s theme wedding bouquet with Tillandsia Xerographica, ‘Sweetness’ roses, hypericum berries, vibernum berries, spray roses and a sugar pine cone.” Special Occasion Flowers The “High Styling Lady” design from The Treehouse Florist in New Freedom, PA Valentine’s Day gift for a Stargazer lily lover from Blooming Art Floral Design in San Diego, CA Beautiful Valentine’s Day arrangement from Wilma’s Flowers in Jasper, AL A lovely arrangement from Nate’ Flowers in Forestville, MD An exquisite arrangement from Seju Selektion Florist in Bridgetown, Barbados Another lovely arrangement from Wilma’s Flowers in Jasper, AL Who knows what next week will bring

Wedding Wednesday :: Rainbow Flowers

Did you see that title and become concerned?! Concerned you are about to look at a whole post of rainbow dyed roses?! Don’t worry, I found lots of cool Rainbow Weddings with color blocking. It takes a certain kind of bride (daring) to go down the Rainbow path, but done right the flowers really can look cool! Sullivan Owen Jim Kennedy Photographers Lisa Moon Events Valley Flower Company Pixies Petals Pixies Petals Sullivan Owen Persimmon Floral Parsonage Events Just Bloomed BLOOM

Alena Jean’s Flower Shop & Nursery, Half Moon Bay, California

I first met Alena about 12 years ago when we took floral design classes at College of San Mateo, we’ve stayed in touch over the years and I’ve enjoyed seeing her floral design business grow. I had the chance last week to visit her awesome shop which is located in downtown Half Moon Bay, California

Florist Friday Recap 6/15 – 6/21: Unique Style

Wow, what a collection we’ve got going today. Truly unique designs tailored to fit their client’s needs perfectly. Everything, from fairy wands, to peace signs to 7ft tall arrangements! We love the variety in today’s post, and know you will too! Unique Floral Design Flower Wands by Treehouse Florist, New Freedom PA “Princess wands for sale at the Dance production” — Candy bouquet by Baker Florist, Spencer NY “Candy bouquets