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Working Designer Wednesday

Oct 9, 2013

Let’s get to it! Got some goodies for you today…

1. Adding florals to retail spaces…

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Full Bloom Floral Design

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Glorious Twelve

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2. Amazing buttonhole presentations…it’s all about the details!

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True Florette Floral Design and Todd France Photography

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Blue Lotus and Apryl Ann Photography

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Oak and the Owl and Bryce Covey Photography

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Dandelion & Grey and Greg Ross Photography

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Lilla Bello

3. Some of my favorite business cards & stationery…

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Floral Crush Studio

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Lilla Bello and Figmint Design

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Gypsy Floral and October Ink

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See Jane Blog and Studio on Fire

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Finessence Photography and Studio on Fire

4. Great outdoor spaces…

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Troy Rhone Garden Design

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The Creeping Fig

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French Grey

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Better Homes & Gardens

5. Congrats on your new space, Baylor (Lila B)! Help her celebrate if you’re close by…

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More information here.

6. Check out this great article about Brittany Asch, founder of BRRCH

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Aviva Rowley Photography

7. The Men…

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Mr. Floret Flower Farm

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Mr. Honey of a Thousand Flowers (Ashley Thalman Photography)

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Mr. Color My World

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Mr. Chanele Rose

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Mr. Fleurie

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Mr. Modern Day Floral

8. From sketch to reality…from By Appointment Only Design

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9. Julia Rose is at it again…she created these great floral pieces for a runway show at International Fashion week…

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10. Just for fun…

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Rebel Rebel

Have a great Wednesday!



  1. Michelle Elwell says:

    Great shares! Some I knew well but some new ones to explore too


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