Pantone Color of the Year 2021 headlines this week’s Floristry Industry Insight. And the chosen colours are Ultimate Gray and Illuminating. Leatrice Eiseman, Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute announced: ‘The union of an enduring Ultimate Gray with the vibrant yellow Illuminating expresses a message of positivity supported by fortitude. Practical and rock solid but at the same time warming and optimistic. This is a color combination that gives us resilience and hope. We need to feel encouraged and uplifted, this is essential to the human spirit.‘… Read more
I’m absolutely thrilled to let you know that today is Flowerona’s 10th Birthday! Thank you very much for all your support over the years. To celebrate the occasion, I’m conducting a survey and an amazing giveway featuring 10 prizes!SURVEY & GIVEAWAY
By completing the survey, you’ll be in with a chance of winning one of the wonderful prizes below. Simply click on this link now!… Read more
Wreaths, garlands and flowers for the festive season headline this week’s Floristry Industry Insight. And you’ll also discover who designed Claridge’s Christmas Tree for 2020!
Plus there’s news about the launch of the Flowers from the Farm’s Diversity Scholarship, together with lots of beautiful floral inspiration from around the globe. So, it’s time to chill and browse through the links below. Enjoy!… Read more
McQueens has announced this week that it is partnering with UK retailer John Lewis & Partners to bring their range of beautiful hand-tied bouquets and expert event flowers service to customers of the company’s flagship Oxford Street store in London. And it’ll be opening next Wednesday 2nd December, just in time for the festive period.
Furthermore, the following week on Tuesday December 8th, McQueens will mark the grand opening of their new flagship floral atelier on North Audley Street, Mayfair – the new home of their international McQueens Flower School, floral boutique, wedding and events consultations space.… Read more
Floralkin … have you heard about it? It’s a digital storytelling platform for floral professionals focusing on community, culture, and shared experiences.
I was delighted to be contacted recently by the founder of the website, Tiffany Weinbender. And my personal floral story now appears on the platform in the second installment of stories focusing on the topic of ‘Origins’. You can read it in full by simply clicking on the first link below.
I hope you enjoy reading all the other stories on this new platform too, together with looking through the links below.… Read more