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How Lewis Miller, Flowerpowerdaily Inspired a Flower Flash in Ukraine

By Jill Brooke Look what flower power can do. We’ve been reporting on how floral artists around the world are supporting peace in Ukraine by creating floral arrangements –  especially the national flower of the sunflower — in blue and yellow arrangements that also symbolize the Ukrainian flag.  With immense pride and tears in our …

Lewis Miller Helps Celebrate National Best Friend’s Day

By Jill Brooke Since today is National Best Friend’s Day, time to call a friend and let them know how you appreciate them. Better yet, send flowers. Perhaps you can be inspired by Lewis Miller’s Flower Flash he just did in London. All those dreamy yellow roses and sunflowers in this pop-up which are ancient …

Supporting Asian-American Community, Lewis Miller Gives Flower Love

By Jill Brooke Among the many gifts, flowers bring is the ability to express sentiments without words. To support the Asian-American community which has sadly been a new wave of xenophobia,   Lewis Miller surprised New York Chinatown residents with this Flower Flash sculpture. Pretty isn’t it and we can all applaud the sentiment.  Nothing says …

Floral Designer Lewis Miller Dedicates ‘Flower Flashes’ to Healthcare Workers

We have been fans of floral designer Lewis Miller’s Flower Flashes since he first started doing them a few years ago. With these spontaneous installations, he brings to life with vibrant blossoms the normally overlooked spots of New York City such as trash cans, phone booths, and fire hydrants. But when the streets of New …

VIDEO: Floral Designer Lewis Miller Shows You How to Care for Cut Lilacs

Lilac’s are traditionally a harbinger of the arrival of spring—and the season is upon us. Whether you’re getting your lilacs from the farmer’s market, the grocery store or your garden, you may need some help keeping them looking fresh when you arrange them in your home. So we were thrilled to see that Lewis Miller, …

Lewis Miller’s Flower Flash Campaign Captivates New York

By Jill Brooke Lewis Miller calls himself a “storyteller through the art of floral design.” So when Meghan Markle‘s friends wanted to create a memorable story from her baby shower in New York City, Miller was hired to teach her friends –  including Amal Clooney, Serena Williams, Gayle King, Abigail Spencer, and  Jessica Mulroney – a …

How Florists Get Their Work into Design Showhouses

By Jill Brooke  Although flowers enhance any room with pizzazz and personality, that is not the focus for Steven Mandel.  Like a Dumbledore-like wizard from Harry Potter movies, Mandel is busy fielding calls and conjuring possibilities for award-winning decorators across the country who want to be part of the many show houses he organizes each …

For National Book Lovers Day, Some Faves

  One of life’s great pleasures is gardening and looking at gardens in books. And since it is National Book Lovers Day, here are some of my favorites. Whenever I am feeling in need of a serotonin boost, I visit my library or coffee table filled with treasured books as well as novels. Some of …

L.E.A.F. Festival Boosts Sales and Smiles for NYC Meatpacking District

By Jill Brooke There were over a million blooms and a million smiles at the first L.E.A.F. flower festival held in New York this past weekend.  People brought their friends, their children and even their dogs to smile in amazement at the 100 installations scattered throughout the Meatpacking District of New York.  One of those …

How Could NYC Floral Hero Floratorium Be Snubbed by L.E.A.F. Festival?

By Jill Brooke While it’s so exciting that New York City will have a floral festival created by the newly minted L.E.A.F. group this weekend in the Meatpacking District, we were so upset not to see Floratorium get the respect this talented team deserves.  Floratorium’s innovative and transformative work creating gorgeous floral outside installations helped …