In the November issue of USA Weekend magazine, Linnea Johanson author of “perfect Parties Tips and Advice from a New York Party Planner” offered the following “tip” for holiday parties.
“Flower arrangements can be a total rip-off,” (Linnea) Johansson says.
I find this comment from a professional party planner disturbing. Surely Ms. Johanson could make suggestions without insulting a whole industry. Being so sour really takes away from her image as a party expert. Whenever I hear ads or individuals speaking negatively it turns me off to what they are saying.
It is hardly the goal of professional florists to rip off consumers. The mainstay of our industry is to have happy and repeat customers. Florists offer years of professional service and skills to make your party perfect for whatever level of services you need from picking up a few stems of flowers in our retail stores to small parties, large events, and weddings flowers. Florists can assist to make your event a complete success.
Here are some tips for holiday decorating.
You can read more on this issue from another florist and one more.