WHO: Elycia Feldman, a Fort Collins, Colorado–based floral designer whose formal training in art and horticulture informs her lush aesthetic and passionate pursuit of unique plants, which she incorporates into fresh compositions and pressed-flower art.
WHAT: Moody backdrops and artful florals highlight Feldman’s original designs and artworks, which range from bridal bouquets showcasing vibrant, often offbeat color combinations, to one-of-a-kind preserved arrangements encased in museum-quality glass.
WHY: A scroll through her feed yields not just floral design inspiration, but a deeper understanding of local blooms and countless gorgeous ideas for incorporating them into your everyday life, plus fun behind-the-scenes peeks at Feldman’s pieces as they come to life.
IN HER WORDS: “I draw deep inspiration from Colorado’s ever-changing seasons. Each creation is rooted in sound design mechanics and elevated with the use of incredible plants and flowers from our area. Collaboration with our brilliant farming community has always been a priority. I firmly believe in using sustainable, locally sourced materials whenever possible, and I take pride in featuring farm-to-table blooms.”