Everything You Need to Become a Master Florist

Since starting a floral business (Pete's Buds) a few months ago, my florist kit has been growing and growing. What started as just a great pair of shears and a gung-ho attitude soon became a collection of tools that I don't touch a stem without. I've learned that the right materials can make or break your bouquet. It's impossible to create an arrangement of roses that defies gravity, for example, without the right support structure in the vase. From chicken wire to floral clay, read on for all the items you need in your kit.