Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Working Designer Wednesday

Have you noticed these Wednesday posts get longer and longer? There’s always so much I want to share with you…just have to cut myself off at some point!

This week’s favorites…

1. Handmade soap wedding favors from The Little Flower Soap Company…owner Holly Rutt also creates beautiful floral designs at her design studio, Sweet Pea Floral Design

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2. The California Cut Flower Commission is looking for a flower fanatic to attend the Rose Parade and share the experience across social media…

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The trip includes a chance to witness and assist in the final decoration of the floats and receive a behind-the-scenes, red-carpet tour of a real California farm-to-float experience. The prize includes airfare, transportation, hotels and meals for the ultimate flower fanatic and a guest. Are you a flower fanatic? Hurry…the deadline is July 31st…Enter here

3. Habitat Horticulture…a firm that designs, installs and carefully maintains vertical gardens with the guiding principle that plants provide essential nourishment and vitality to our environment and the well-being of our communities. My favorite example of their work…

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Bay Meadows Welcome Center

4. Floral delivery vans…

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The Flower Lounge

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Laura Kuy Flowers 

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Gertie Mae’s 

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Sonning Flowers

5. Wooden crates for transporting bouquets…

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Scarlett & Grace 

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Jan Dekker Designs and Lights Camera Love Photography

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April Flowers and Aubrey Joy Photography 

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Floressence

6. Can you guess the price tag on this “Orchid Explosion” arrangement by LA Premier?

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Click here to find the answer.

7. Studio spaces at work…

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Last Petal 

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Floral Crush Studio 

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Isari Flower Studio 

8. Beautiful consultation areas…

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Tulip 

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Tara Guerard and Lonny Magazine 

9. Packaging ideas…

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Posh Floral Designs

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The Informal Florist

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Maven Floral and Bella Pictures

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Hens and Chicks 

10. Quite possibly my favorite succulent planters to date…

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Antonio Martins and Remodelista

Hope your Wednesday if wonderful! I appreciate you so much!

4 comments:

melissa said...

No need to hold yourself back, Working Designer Wednesdays are my favorite! I look forward to them every week!

Janet said...

I really enjoy seeing other florists' studios!

Mimi said...

A truly incredible post full of amazing floral eye candy. So many great ideas so artfully done.

Holly Rutt said...

Thanks for the feature and totally engaging peek into everyone's creative touches!