Black Flora tells the inspiring stories of influential black flower growers and floral creatives – 71Bait

When it comes to expressing heartfelt feelings, we’re often encouraged to “say it with flowers.” Flower arrangements accompany the most important moments in life and enrich everyday life. While it’s natural to focus on the recipient, BLOOM Imprint, a local indie publisher, gives a glimpse into the lives of the makers behind floral art. In … Read more

A floral experiment: 3 designers start with the same flowers. The results? 3 very different arrangements | entertainment/life – 71Bait

Each spring, the New Orleans Museum of Art invites a talented group of local residents to design floral arrangements and installations for its Art in Bloom event, many of which are inspired by the museum’s holdings. In the spirit of Art in Bloom, coming up March 24-27, The Times-Picayune asked three floral designers to create … Read more

10 ways to reduce the cost of wedding flower arrangements – 71Bait

photoraya/Getty Images With wedding season in full bloom, couples-to-be are busy planning their blessed unions, and in many cases that means giving away a fortune. According to data from WeddingWire, the median cost of a wedding in the United States in 2021 was $22,500. Of that, about $1,500 was spent on floral arrangements. See: 10 … Read more

Dolly Parton is curating three floral arrangements for the release of Run, Rose, Run. – 71Bait

Global superstar Dolly Parton is celebrating International Women’s Day on March 8th as well as the release of her new album and novel, RUN, ROSE, RUN, penned by James Patterson. The book will be released on Monday March 7th and the accompanying album will be released on Friday March 4th. To celebrate, Parton has curated … Read more