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AIFD Roots 2022

The 2022 annual American Institute of Floral Design annual symposium ”Roots”  was held July 2022 in fabulous Las Vegas. This year Poppy was a member of team Roots as the Processing Chair, and had 6 fellow florists on her incredible team. We were responsible for receiving and processing all the fresh florals and ... Continue Reading

October 14, 2022

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“Dream, Believe, Achieve” the 133rd Annual Rose Parade

Poppy was once again invited to be a Floral Float Decorator with Fiesta Floats, this time for “Dream, Believe, Achieve” the 133rd annual Rose Parade held on January 1st, 2022. As part of a large volunteer team; and under lead florist Philip Rice AIFD – Poppy & her floral friend Shamay helped create the larg... Continue Reading

October 14, 2022

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HFNA Wedding Celebrations 2020

As part of the reverse trader program with the Hawaii Floriculture and Nursery Association , Poppy Parsons AIFD was invited to create a video presentation for Wedding Celebration 2022. The 2 day webinar series featuring Tropical Nouveau styling using Hawaiian grown tropical flowers & foliage and temperature blooms. Designers... Continue Reading

September 06, 2022

AuthorBy: Smart Flowers

2020 Rose Parade “Power of Hope”

Poppy was invited to be a floral float decorator for the Rose Parade again!!   The 2020 Rose Parade “Power of Hope” was held on January 1 2020 in Pasadena California.  Poppy Parsons was proud to be a floral float decorator for Fiesta Parade Floats; decorating the Donate Life Float “Light in the Darkne... Continue Reading

September 06, 2022

AuthorBy: Smart Flowers

American Institute of Floral Design symposium “Awaken”

Poppy was the Project Manager for the Final Night Gala design team for the American Institute of Floral Design symposium “Awaken” held in Las Vegas July 1019

September 06, 2022

AuthorBy: Smart Flowers

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