The voting has started for the Industry Awards. The voting process will be from Monday 15th July and finish on Sunday 15th September 2019. The categories of the BFA Industry awards change to ensure the awards remain current and reflect the ever changing florist industry. Below are the categories for 2019. IoPF Floristry Student of … Read moreBFA Industry Awards- the voting begins.
The European Floristry School will take place place on the 18th, 19th, and 20th August 2019. Those attending the three days will be taught by three of the best designers in the world to creating floral art, introducing new concepts and share a range of designs including bridal work. When: Sunday 18th, Monday 19th, and … Read moreEuropean Floristry School 18 – 20 August 2019
We have 3 fabulous designers for our ever popular masterclasses. Tracy – a RHS Chelsea Gold medal winning florist, designer and stylist who has worked in and around the flower industry for over 20 years. She has a distinctive sculptural style and spent a lovely summer working as a sculptors assistant to develop those skills. Tracy served … Read moreMeet the Masterclass Designers at FleurEx.
Hundreds of commercial florists, floristry students and industry suppliers will be coming together at BFA FleurEx on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th October 2019 on the look-out for new products, innovative floral design ideas, new wholesale flower and sundries suppliers and to network. Make sure you’re one of them! 2019 SHOW VENUE The luxurious Jurys … Read moreBFA FleurEx 26 – 27 October 2019
Caroline Crabb is the winner of the British Florist of the Year 2019 Competition at BBC Gardeners World Live and will be representing the UK at The Europa Cup. The Europa Cup 2020 held on 5th & 6th June brings together the very best florists from Europe and beyond. The host city will be Katowice, the … Read moreBritish Florist of the Year 2019- Winner
Worldskills UK competitions offers young florist exceptional opportunity quite like no other competition. Worldskills UK competitions are proved to accelerate a young persons’s career, developing their employability skills, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg… What is Worldskills? WorldSkills UK Competitions bring together trainees and young people from across the country to compete to … Read moreWorldskills UK Floristry 21 – 23 November 2019
BBC Gardeners’ World Live, Birmingham is a popular destination on the horticultural annual calendar. The show features expert advice, hundreds of exhibitors and of course demonstrations from members of the Gardeners’ World team. The visitors to the show can get up close and personal with some of the nation’s favourite gardening experts and top designers … Read moreBBC Gardeners’ World Live 13 – 16 June 2019
The world famous Chelsea Flower show is the beating heart of the flower world, showcasing the very best designers the world has to offer. Without doubt Chelsea Flower Show is one of the world most prestigious floriculture events which the BFA are proud to be a part of, we have a great relationship with the RHS, each … Read moreRHS Chelsea Flower Show 21 – 25 May 2019
What is British Flowers Week? British Flowers Week 2019 runs from Monday 10 June to Sunday 16 June. Started by New Covent Garden Flower Market in 2013, British Flowers Week is an annual celebration of the wealth and variety of British cut flowers and foliage. Its all about shining the spotlight on British flowers, working with independent florists … Read moreBritish Flowers Week 10 – 16 June 2019
BFA Vision is our annual spring trade conference with an engaging programme of inspirational speakers and business workshops on essential commercial topics to re-energise your business mind! SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES The conference wouldn’t be possible without our sponsors, if you would like to know more about how you can support the event please contact Association Manager … Read moreBFA Vision 2019 13 – 14 April 2019