Is our reputation. Quality product, quality workmanship, and unique designs are the hallmark of bud. We take pride in the thoughtful creation of one-of-a-kind arrangements just for you and providing you with the kind of personal service you won’t find in most places. We’ll even email you a photo of your arrangement if you’d like!
We strive to find new ways to decrease our carbon footprint more each day and start by using local product whenever possible, recycling and reusing containers and composting or recycling 90-95% of our waste products.
Who We Are
Floral Designer Monica Berlin is an award-winning designer who has worked for various Washington, DC area florists for several years before striking out to run a floral business of her own. Educated by nationally renowned designer Thomas Powell, AAF, AIFD at the National Center for Floral Studies in Alexandria, Monica also worked for Thomas and his partner David Hope, AAF, AIFD at their downtown shop for several years as a floral designer. She’ll forever be indebted to Thomas, especially, for unlocking and encouraging her creativity in her chosen art.
Monica has won awards for her designs with the FTD/Extra Touch Regional district (People’s Choice 2001, 2002) and was also a finalist in the Teleflora DC-MD-VA Capital Cup contest in 2004.