New York City – Chapel Designers, Shopping, & Flower Market

For the past two years, I have traveled to New York City for the Chapel Designers conference for a week of everything-flower-related. Here are few of my favorite memories from the whirl-wind trip this year.

Friends

Chapel Designers NYC 2014, Cottage Flowers, Urban Petals, Colonial House of Flowers, NYC,

Heather of Cottage Flowers, Malvern, Pennsylvania (left), Anna Stouffer of Urban Petals, Greenville South Carolina (center), Christy Hulsey of Colonial House of Flowers, Statesboro, Georgia (right)

 

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Dawn Kelly of Soiree Floral/Nantucket (Left) Michael & Vanessa of Verde/New York, New York

 

Celebrity Designers

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Sarah Ryhanen of Saipua, Brooklyn, New York

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Me with Sarah Ryhanen of SAIPUA

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Naomi deManana Style Editor at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia

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Designed by Naomi deManana for the Chapel Designers Conference 2014

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Sarah Ryhanan of Saipua (left), Holly Chapple of Holly Heider Chapple Flowers and Founder of the Chapel Designers (center), Nicolette Owen of Nicolette Camille Floral Design (right)

 

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Nicolette Owen of Nicolette Camille Floral Design, Brooklyn, New York Also co-founder of Brooklyn’s Little Flower School with Sarah Ryhanen.

 

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Nicolette Owen of Nicolette Camille Floral Design, Brooklyn, New York (left), Anna Stouffer of Urban Petals, Greenville, South Carolina (right)

 

Shops

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My favorite coffee/flower shop right in the heart of the flower market. This is my dream. 🙂

 

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Dutch Flower Line

 

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Buvette – a darling gastrotheque in the heart of the city. It was charming and served up a delicious brunch.

 

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Charming…just missing a bouquet of flowers tucked inside that basket.

 

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Perfect latte.

 

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Buvette – You squeezed in where ever you could find a spot, if you were lucky. We brunched at the counter.

 

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Buvette – our nice waiter.

 

Flowers

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Hellebores just might be one of my new favorite flowers.

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A fresh selection of Springs flowers for Naomi deManana’s arrangement.

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David Austin’s Keira.

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Variety of gerber daisy

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David Austin’s Juliet.

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A bouquet I designed with “extras”.

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Funky variety of Grevillea.

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Light pink ranunculas.

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Yellow & green ranunculus.

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Blush ranunculas.

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Inside the cooler at the Dutch Flower Line – this sight made me giddy with delight. All the ranunculus you could ever want.

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G-Page Floral Wholesale: Garden Rose display

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Another new favorite of mine: Scabiosa flowers

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I love the texture in this display at G-Page

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Gorgeous variety of Lisianthus

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Protea

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Ranunculus. Gorgeous!!

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Green & white Ranunculas

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Display at G-page

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Orchid – it was perfectly unique with hint of purple & orange!

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Hellebores variety.




Until next time…
~Anna

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