Mornings with Mayesh: Flowers For Dreams

Mornings with Mayesh: Flowers For Dreams

Today, I'm excited to share insights from our recent Mornings with Mayesh episode featuring the inspiring team from Flowers For Dreams.

In a world where businesses are increasingly called upon to make a positive impact, Flowers For Dreams stands out as a shining example of how the floral industry can bloom with purpose. This innovative company has not only reimagined the traditional florist model but has also woven community engagement and charitable giving into the very fabric of their business.

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Madison Lee and Thalia Esparza, two rising stars at Flowers For Dreams. Their journey from floral novices to key players in the company's wedding design team is a testament to the transformative power of passion and purpose in the workplace.

In this recap, we'll dive into the highlights of our conversation, exploring how Flowers For Dreams is changing lives one bouquet at a time. From their commitment to donating a quarter of their net profits to local charities, to their unique community events and locally-sourced blooms, Madison and Thalia shared insights that are sure to inspire florists and flower enthusiasts alike.

Join us as we unpack the Flowers For Dreams story and discover how this company is nurturing not just beautiful blooms, but also a more beautiful world. Whether you're a seasoned florist or simply someone who appreciates the power of flowers to make a difference, this story promises to offer fresh perspectives and inspiration for your own floral journey.

Let's dive in and explore how Flowers For Dreams is planting seeds of change in the floral industry!

Below are the podcast, video replay, and the show recap:





  • Can you tell us about Flowers For Dreams' mission and how the company gives back to the community through charitable contributions?

  • How does Flowers For Dreams select the local charities it supports, and what portion of the net profits is donated?

  • Madison, you've been involved in organizing various community events for Flowers For Dreams, such as the recent Ice Cream Social and the Mother's Day Memorial installation. Can you share more about these events and the impact they have on the local community?

  • How does Flowers For Dreams differ from traditional florists in terms of its product offerings and commitment to using locally grown items?

  • Madison, as the leader of the DIY subscription, can you walk us through the process of creating these weekly arrangements and how you decide on the content?

  • Both Madison and Thalia joined Flowers For Dreams two years ago without prior design experience. Can you share your journey and how you've grown within the company, now working more on the wedding design side?

  • We initially connect because you both participated in our Constance Spry Design  Challenge. Can you tell us more about this experience and how it reflects Flowers For Dreams' commitment to sustainability and creativity?

  • How do the sub-artisian and DIY subscriptions contribute to Flowers For Dreams' mission of engaging with and giving back to the local community?

  • Do you have any recommendations for other florists who are looking to start getting more involved with their community and giving back?




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