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Floor to Ceiling: Hanging Structures & Floral Installations | Michigan Events in Metro Detroit

Just as a flower can grow and evolve over time so has the floral arrangement. Moving from the more traditional centerpieces to large floral walls and hanging installations, the modern take on special event floral has transformed into an art form. Growing upon the well-known hanging floral installations, full of greens and flowers, this lantern and branch structure is the perfect winter installation. Not enough room on your table for an expansive floral arrangement? Hang it! Installing a fresh floral…

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Inspired by the Season: A Dinner for Two | Michigan Floral in Metro Detroit

The shape of the arrangement can express a feeling. The ranunculus floating above the arrangement provides an organic but tailored romantic feeling against the coarse textured leaves of vibrant rich violet kale. Smooth eggplant miniature calla lilies cry in contrast to the sharp razor edged blue French thistle. A multi-toned cherry brandy rose in bloom adds depth and dimension amongst the plum cotinus foliage and hanging privet berry in mid ripping color. Creating the moment of rich romance on table…

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In the Atelier with Matt Wlotkowski of Rough Sawn Detroit | Featured November Artist

As a company built by creatives for creatives we are truly inspired by the makers, out-of-the-box thinkers, and artists. We search and seek out the modern, whacky, and beautiful objects. From local painters to far-away potters, and everything in between. fleurdetroit is committed to finding and supporting artists and small businesses from all over the world. This month’s featured item is made right here in Detroit! Rough Sawn Detroit is handmade from local finds, with votive holders starting at $25…

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Inspired by the Season: Raspberry Patch | Michigan Floral in Metro Detroit

The nights are, already, growing longer and the evenings are quickly cooling off. The rain has discovered a more even tempo as it hits the earth and the raspberry patch is in it’s last bloom before fall completely takes hold. Inspired by the fleeting summer days spent in the garden plucking the last of this season’s fruit; styled with ranunculus, zinnia, raspberries, queen anne’s lace, and eryngium thistle. Send a loved one, or yourself, a custom arrangement today by calling…

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Inspired by the Season: Blue Door

  Summer is a season of bright colors and vibrant patterns with pops of pink, yellow, and blue inspiring our warm summer days. While wandering Cranbrook for an upcoming styled shoot we stumbled across this beautiful blue door in the midst of the blooming garden. With this in mind we went back to our design campus in Bloomfield Hills and created this breathtaking arrangement full of peonies, ranunculus, delphinium, mini green hydrangeas, and pincushion protea. What inspires you during the…

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Create a Living Office Space

Using plants in your office space is a great way to add some much needed greenery indoors. Not only do plants help relieve stress, they also improve office morale and productivity…not to mention the improved air quality! Through their natural process of photosynthesis, plants take in carbon dioxide and release oxygen back into the air, thus making the air fresher! Studies have shown that even just a couple indoor plants can help those suffering from asthma and allergies.

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Find the Perfect Mother’s Day Gift

This week we are celebrating moms! Whether your mom loves to be elbow deep in the garden or sipping mimosas on the patio we have something that she will absolutely love! Here are a few of our favorites: For the Garden Lover French Sap Pot A beautiful pot with a unique story. Aged to perfection by keeping grapes warm on freezing nights in French vineyards and ready to be planted with your mom’s favorite orchid! Online and In-Store | $32.00…

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#TipTuesday: This Week’s Vegetable Garden

We are just over a month away from the last frost (hopefully sooner) which means our indoor seed starting should be in full swing! If you haven’t already started your seeds it’s not too late. Always consult the seed packet for exact planting information. Some seeds prefer seed starting indoors while others thrive in direct outdoor starts. Here is a list of veggies that should be started by the end of this week if you live in zone 6. Discover…

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A Modern Twist Workshop

March was the month of Modern Twists in our floral studio. The workshop focused on modern design with a few fun twists including the knotted accents and pincushion proteas! April’s workshop focuses on adding a pop of color with spring flowers; the evening begins with a few trade secrets and ends with a beautiful floral arrangement that is yours to take home. Discover our workshop schedule and sign up here.  

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