San Francisco Reopens in Full Bloom

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You may have already seen this, but we thought it was too cool not to share ourselves!

 

On May 1st, in celebration of the city reopening & Small Business Week, San Francisco woke up to thirteen large floral butterfly installations all over the city. The City of San Francisco partnered with the SF Chamber of Commerce and the San Francisco Flower Market to create streets in full bloom. 

 

The SF Flower Market brought in some of the best designers and gave them creative reign to design these amazing butterflies. 

 

Jeanne Boes, GM of the San Francisco Flower Market, was inspired by a New York floral designer who did something similar in the historic Garment District. To coincide with Small Business week, they strategically placed the butterflies near business corridors to help draw foot traffic to these areas and bring people to these local businesses struggling to get back on their feet. 

 

We've said it before, but one silver lining of this whole pandemic has been communities all over coming together to bring joy & beauty back to our cities. Here's a peek at a few of the butterflies!

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation

Sharla Flock Designs

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation2

Envy Floral Design

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation8

RD Floral

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation7

RD Floral

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation3

Desi Flower Studio

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation4

Sharpstick Studio

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation6

Acme Floral Co.

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation9

Anies Charles

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation10

Anies Charles

 

SF Floral Butterfly Installation5

PR Floral Design

 

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Cindy Reber & Jo May Flower

 

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If you're in the area and want to check them out in person, visit this handy map showing all the butterflys' locations! 

 

 

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