Kennicott Blog

Embracing Sustainability With Dried Flowers

Posted by Kayla Neary on June 04 2019

Dried flowers are making a statement this event season, and we're loving it! They add a beautiful touch of texture to any design and, in the era of sustainability, are a wonderful way to preserve flowers.         

From bouquets to pressed flowers, more customers..

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Weaving Nature: Getting The Most Out Of Fresh Garland

Posted by Joe Barnes on May 17 2019

Today's wedding and event floral concepts are often accompanied by fresh garland; a charming accent that weaves natural textures and tones throughout any interior space. From table runners to backdrops and cake-wraps, fresh garland is available in a wide range of..

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2019 Wedding Florals: Going Beyond the Bouquet

Posted by Kayla Neary on May 08 2019

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Three Reasons Black (floral foam) is Fast-Becoming the New Green

Posted by Joe Barnes on April 18 2019

As much as floral designers apply skill and artistry to the colors and textures of their arrangements, an equal measure of cunning and know-how is given to concealing those parts of the design they DON'T want seen. Gaps between flowers and patches of wet, green..

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Bouquet Holder vs. Hand-tied: Which Technique Should You Be Using

Posted by Kayla Neary on March 26 2019

With the many stylistic decisions designers face when creating bouquets comes an equally important choice: the mechanics of how they're held together. Every designer has their own preference, but some methods work better depending on the application. Knowing when..

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Step-Up Your Prom Designs with These 3 Unique Looks

Posted by Kayla Neary on March 07 2019

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3 Ways to Capitalize on Millennials' Love of Cultivating

Posted by Christy Bonner on February 07 2019

A funny thing happened on the way to the digital age... young people have re-discovered how to cultivate their own vegetables, succulents, and plants. Millennials, known for their resourcefulness on social media, have been embracing the "Do it Yourself" culture..

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Pink Roses: A Quick Guide

Posted by Christy Bonner on January 16 2019

A Different Pink (rose) for Every Emotion

William Shakespeare once wrote, "A rose is a rose by any other name." Bill may have been swift with a pen, but he obviously never ran a flower shop. Today's marketplace hosts scores of rose varieties and colors, each one..

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Darker Red Roses: A Quick Guide

Posted by Christy Bonner on January 11 2019

The Darker the Red, the Deeper the Love?

Red roses are a timeless expression of love... but could a richer, darker red rose signify a deeper, longer-lasting love? Check out our dark red rose guide and decide for yourself. Their beauty and meaning will resonate with..

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Six Ways to Keep Flowers No. 1 on Valentine's Day

Posted by Sharon McGukin on December 18 2018

Six Ways to Keep Flowers The No. 1 Gift on Valentine's Day

Every year on Feb. 14, Valentines around the world have celebrated love by giving flowers to their sweethearts in a tradition that has lasted for a few thousand years.

Yet luxury gifts like jewelry, perfume,..

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