Valentine’s Day – Florist Checklist

Valentine’s Day – Florist Checklist

Florists now is the time to gear up and prepare – Valentine’s Day is approaching at lightning speed!  It is important to be ahead of the Valentine’s Day flower rush! Valentine’s Day is one of the busiest and possibly the most profitable holiday of the year, compared to Mother’s Day.  In this blog, we will create a […]

Flower Arranging 101 – Centerpiece Design Basics

Flower Arranging 101 – Centerpiece Design Basics

Tis the season for centerpieces be for holiday’s or events. Following some basic principles will allow you as the designer flexibility with your own creative touches helping execute your masterful floral work of art for any table showcase. Floral designing is a form of architecture, be sure to follow these floral arranging  principles with all your flower design […]

Florist Halloween – Tricks Of The Trade

Florist Halloween  – Tricks Of The Trade

Add some Tricks and Treats to your flower sales with these spell-binding tips! Halloween has gained serious recognition among business retailers and no wonder why, as adults look forward and partake in this fun holiday and are spending millions on the holiday. It is said that Halloween sales surpass every holiday except Christmas. So why aren’t […]

Fall Flower Wedding Trends

Fall Flower Wedding Trends

Enchant your clients with these fall flower wedding trends Fresh crisp air, colorful leaves piled high, aromas of sweet pumpkin and apple pie, anticipation of holiday family gatherings, these are just a few things that come to mind when thinking of fall.  It is proven that fall has a spellbinding effect on our emotional state, perhaps […]

History Of Flower Arranging

History Of  Flower Arranging

Flower arranging has been around for centuries, where did it begin? The idea of being around beautiful flowers is appealing to a large demographic of people, but did you ever wonder how flower arranging came to be? Take a moment and step back in history with us on how flower arranging began.   Egypt Earliest known flower […]

Basic 101- Flower Prepping & Processing

Basic 101- Flower Prepping & Processing

Prepping/processing of flowers is the key to a successful floral business. Floral Cooler The temperature of floral cooler should be around 34-36 degrees Fahrenheit. Make sure your floral cooler does not reach higher than 41 degrees Fahrenheit. Remember to clean your floral cooler on a regular basis, remove that pesky bacteria Tip – flowers do not freeze […]

Floral Summer Design Inspiration

Floral Summer Design Inspiration

With summer quickly approaching it is great to have a good grasp on fresh summer floral arrangements. Get top dollar for your innovated creativity and unique designs.  Great Tip:  During slower summer days, make sample arrangements of these ideas and post on your Florist Website. Summer Flowers and Food Flower and food arrangements  have been […]

Flower Design 101

Flower Design 101

New to Floral Design? Few Basic Tips to get you started.  The number one question we get asked by far is – I want to open a flower shop, how do I design flowers? Although having a knack for creativity is important, there are some Floral Design 101 basic tips to help allow your creativity to come through in all your flower arranging. These are […]

Flower Trends 2016

Flower Trends 2016

Whether you are applying these trends daily at your shop or researching, it’s important to stay ahead of the flower industry. Which trends appeal to you? Flower Trend #1 – Luxurious Luxurious is an airy garden style with texture, beautiful shapes and patterns. A romantic whimsical look and feel with garden elements. This trend is […]