This chilly day is reminding me of my numb, frozen appendages last February, when we shot a feature for this month’s Veranda Magazine. We built some ambitious pieces, blizzard and all. This first one was at least twenty feet across. I hung from an enormous ladder and tried not to drop any crumbs in the freshly Read More
We are excited to announce our big move into Manhattan! This means our shop at 57 Jay Street in Brooklyn will close on September 1st. It’s a bittersweet occasion. We will miss our wild, little hovel and all of our neighbors and clients and friends who have wandered in over the past 4 years and Read More
To celebrate the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s recent expansion of their Native Flora Garden, Emily Thompson Flowers was invited to design the Garden’s Spring Gala. From my first conversations with the Gala’s organizers, I felt this project was made for me- I love working with materials that reflect our native landscape, I live near the garden and Read More
Join me Saturday, April 6th, for a class inspired by the current exhibition at Japan Society, Edo Pop. Tickets are available here. We’ll be working with the most beautiful spring branches and flowers to evoke the colorful, humorous graphic impact of Edo prints. Katsushika Hokusai (1760–1849), Hydrangea and Swallow from the Large Flower Series, 1832. Color woodblock print (nishiki-e). 17 1/2 Read More
We were asked to design flowers for Vogue.com’s Valentine spread’s tabletop vignettes … This first image is meant to represent young love in its bohemian frenzy. This woodland arrangement’s little thorny quince branch speaks to what lies ahead for this lovely couple. The married couple have a lush arrangement of two-toned VERY luxurious “tigre” anemones and clown Read More
And our elves are ready to deliver.
The elves have been hard at work. Garlands on trees, Wreaths upon wreaths, garlands upon garlands, Gloriously overstuffed arrangements, Towering topiaries… an endless floral garland and a Christmas bedstead, a candycane sometimes takes the form of a rose: A Wreath Elf: (Wreath comes with Elf…) Many, many runs to the market… Gifts of smoked Mackerel… Which Read More