7 New York floral studios perfect for Mother’s Day
Both beautiful to look at and a thoughtful gift, flowers are the ultimate gesture to show someone you care. In celebration of Mother’s Day, we’ve rounded up the New York City-based floral design studios that would be perfect to visit or glean inspiration from this season.
Putnam & Putnam
Founded by partners Michael and Darroch Putnam, Putnam & Putnam create beautiful floral arrangements that are reminiscent of works of art. Inspired by Old Master paintings, each piece is arranged using greenery, blossoms and stems of fruit, breathing vibrant energy into any setting they are placed. Be sure to visit their recently opened boutique in the entrance of the Moxy Hotel Chelsea too – you can pick up bouquets, vase arrangements and unique gifts for every occasion.
Fox Fodder Farm
Fox and Fodder Farm create floral arrangements that can completely transform an environment. Intricately placed by carefully utilizing materials such as peonies, dyed grasses and orchids, to name a few, Fox and Fodder Farm’s designs are like floral sculptures. If you find yourself in downtown New York City be sure stop by and witness the mastery firsthand.
Launched in 2013 by Brittany Asch, Brrch Floral focuses on enabling people to become more aware of nature’s beauty. Collaborating with both fashion, music and art powerhouses alike, Brittany’s arrangements are both refreshing and of-the-moment. Although Brrch does not have a shop to visit and buy from yet, be sure to follow them on Instagram for a daily dose of floral inspiration.
Minimalist yet poetic, Blossr’s creations take an unfussy approach to floral design by presenting flowers in their most pure state – unarranged. Flowers, such as deep red anthuriums, yellow pincushion proteas and coral peonies, are gifted in simple stone vases. Setting itself apart from other floral design studios, this NYC-based brand’s signature touch proves to be a breath of fresh air.
Located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, it is no wonder that Sprout Home is a neighborhood favorite. Offering eye-catching arrangements for weddings, birthdays, personal events and more, Sprout Home creates pieces that embody natural beauty. If you have more of a minimalist palate, this is the studio for you.
Specializing in seasonal arrangements that are truly unparalleled, no project is too big or too small for Stems Brooklyn. Located in a breathtaking 1,400 square foot studio space in Bushwick neighborhood, Stems crafts pastel bouquets, vibrant event arrangements and everything in between. The best part? Each delivery is sent with a handwritten note to the recipient, and a photo of the arrangement to the sender.
Based in Manhattan’s East Village neighborhood, the Popup Florist is a whimsical floral design studio that adds a touch of DIY into every bouquet. Customers are encouraged to come in, handpick from an assortment of blooms sourced from Southern California and New York City markets, and create their own masterpieces. This unique hands-on experience where the act of floral arranging is much more personal.