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Florist Quotes and Puns for Valentine’s Day

Posted on February 13th, 2019
Blog, florals for Valentines, Florist Marketing, Florist Resources, Florists' Thoughts, Flower Fun, Valentine's Day
florist-quotes-&-punsWith the overwhelming amount of orders and questions that build up before Valentine’s Day, this time of year can be quite stressful for florists. Sometimes we just have to stop and smell the roses before continuing to work hard and provide the best quality service we can to our customers.Sometimes you just need to read something that is inspirational or just to put a smile on your face. Remember, laughter is the best medicine.We wanted to give you a little stress reliever and offer…

2019 Unexpected Floral Trend – Dried Flowers

Posted on February 6th, 2019
Blog, Floral Design, Floral Instagram, Florist Resources, Flower Fun, Flower History, Flower Trends, photos, Stunning Photo Galleries
2019-trends-dried-flowersA 4,000-year-old trend is making its rounds again!That's right—preserving or drying flowers date back 4,000 years ago to the Egyptians. These dried flowers were presented in funeral ceremonies, with each flower being chosen for a symbolic meaning within their religion.From Ancient Egypt to Victorian England, dried flowers are making their way back in 2019. The growing DIY movement and popularity of natural products is allowing dried florals to see a new light.This is a great opportunity to let customers know after receiving or purchasing a fresh…

The Power of Flowers in Art: Artist Spotlight

Posted on January 23rd, 2019
Blog, Floral Design, Floral Instagram, Flower Fun, Stunning Photo Galleries
 Have you considered using flowers not just in design, but as an art medium?As…

Florist Holiday Confessions

Posted on December 14th, 2018
Christmas, events, Floral Design, Floral Holiday Tips, Floral Instagram, Floral Supplies, florist halloween, Flower Fun

We’re Thankful for Florists!

Posted on November 21st, 2018
Floral Design, Florists' Thoughts, Flower Fun, Flower History, Flower Trends, Opening a Flower Shop
The world as we know it could never manage without florists.With the holiday season on our doorstep and all the long days it entails, we want to remind you how your work brings warmth to your community and all humankind!It may sound a bit cheesy but it's a sentiment we feel is worth exploring. Florists are behind bringing so much beauty and sweet memories into the world, and your passion for the floral industry is recognized and very deeply needed. [caption id="attachment_12223" align="aligncenter"…

Spellbinding Floral Arrangements for Halloween

Posted on October 31st, 2018
Blog, events, Floral Design, Floral Holiday Tips, Floral Instagram, florist halloween, Florist Marketing, Florist Profits, Florist Resources, Flower Fun, Flower Trends, Halloween, halloween flowers, Stunning Photo Galleries
halloween-flowers-main-imageHalloween is one of the top holidays for business retailers, with sales outperforming every holiday other than Christmas.An ever-increasing number of individuals share in this fun occasion by spending millions of dollars per year on sweets, home decor, costumes, and more. Couldn't florists take advantage of Halloween?Is it because of lack of inspiration or interest, or is Halloween outside the brand? Not everything needs to be in black and white...or purple and orange!…

Florists’ Thoughts – Florist Recommendations

Posted on September 25th, 2018
Become A Floral Designer, Blog, Floral Supplies, Florist Operations, Florist Resources, Florists' Thoughts, Flower Fun, Flower Trends, infographic, Opening a Flower Shop
We would like to say thank you to all the florists who participated in our "What do Florist Recommend?" survey.  Florist Recommendations - Infographic Florists, were you surprised by the results? What would you recommend to customers or other florists?Please share your recommendations, feedback, or questions below in the comment section.____________Floranext LogoFloranext makes…

Floral Designing With Marijuana?

Posted on June 20th, 2018
Become A Floral Designer, Blog, Floral Design, Floral Instagram, Florist Marketing, Flower Fun, Flower Trends
main-cannabisWould you consider floral designing with marijuana?It's very rare that the floral industry makes…

The Priciest Flowers in the World

Posted on January 2nd, 2018
Blog, Expensive Flowers, Flower Fun, Flower History, Uncategorized
Flowers are an alluring gift from nature, with their amazing aroma and natural in-depth beauty.Although flowers are commonly very affordable, there are some that can get pricey. Let’s review some of the world’s most expensive blooms.…

How to Care for Yourself this Floral Holiday Season

Posted on December 20th, 2017
Blog, Christmas, Floral Holiday Tips, Florist Marketing, Flower Fun, Uncategorized
If you work floral retail this holiday, you may already feel drained by all your duties at work and at home.It’s common consensus among florists that flower shops aren’t as busy during the holiday season, and with Christmas right around the corner, florists can put their feet up and relax for a few days.Of course, this is the furthest…