The people of Belgium with a passion for flowers are very glad they did! Almost 800 years later, this international cultural center has become the annual site of Fleuramour.
Photos: Suzie Kostick
Fleuramour is a four-day flower festival that recently played host… read more
Gorgeous garden style weddings have been plentiful this year. Many trend-savvy couples planned their own secret gardens using bouquets, arches, walls, table runners, and chandeliers draped with flowers and foliages – both fresh and dried.
Which of the five most popular 2019… read more
Photo: Donald Yim AIFD, PFCI
Donald Yim AIFD, PFCI suggests that flower videos are the next step for posting online. “Today it’s easy to make video with your cell phone!” he adds.
Sharing creative content helps establish your expertise while marketing your goods and services… read more
Patience Pickner AIFD, PFCI, SDCF and Ace Berry AIFD, PFCI not only love a design challenge, they love challenging other designers.
The two floral friends joined forces to create ‘Inspired Design’ retreats. The focus of the retreats will vary … basic design, sympathy, wedding, advanced… read more
Autumn is often referred to as ‘fall’ because it’s the season of falling leaves. Fall is the perfect season to sell transitional designs that feature vibrant colors, rich textures, and unique forms.
Photo: Sharon McGukin
As seasonal activities move indoors, we’re inspired to take natural materials inside with… read more
Located next door to the area’s largest funeral home and three others nearby – business was good. Five years later, his sympathy business started dwindling.
Photo: K Mike Whittle Designs
Mike did some research and discovered that cremations had reached 21% in his area. His customers were… read more
We are sharing the blog as scheduled because the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation (BMOTA) urges travelers to keep and pursue their vacations to the islands that were not affected and remain… read more
“When the market crashed, I looked for extra revenue to help my
situation,” says retail florist Eileen Cheng AIFD. She charted a new
course by selling flowers to a different niche of the market.
Decorating yachts with fresh flowers and plants brought in a
wave of new clients. Soon her business was ‘going places’ again.
Why yacht flowers?
“Yachts are… read more
Sending flowers to express love and support has always been a vital part of our funeral tradition. Customs are changing.
Across the country, cremations are on the rise – traditional funerals and funeral flower orders are in decline.
Has your sympathy business been affected?
To grow a thriving sympathy flower business for the… read more
The ancient Greeks used the term ‘takes the cake’ to mean ‘wins the prize’. Jeanna’s innovative cake table runner idea ‘takes the cake’. It won lots of praise from their wedding guests.
Photo: Mark Garber Photography
“Our daughter, Kristi, wanted wedding flowers… read more