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Florist Tool Kit Essentials, must have tools to get you started as a florist!

Updated: Feb 16, 2021

Hello fellow florists and newbies! My name is Alexis Christine and I have been a florist for the last 6 years! Welcome to my florist blog/youtube channel!

If you love flowers like I do and have a passion to become a floral designer, then go follow my flower Instagram @flowersbyalexis

Today I am going to be going over what is in my florists tool kit and share with you all my tool kit essentials for everyday florist work.

I got inspired by this girl who did a what’s in my purse video, So Im doing a “florist version”

Click the link below to watch the full video!

But for those of you who prefer to read,...

This is my florist tool kit!


I take this to work with me everyday and to event set ups.

I got the container off of Amazon.

Yes it comes in other colors!

I love this tool kit because its small, portable and easily fits under my table while I am working.

As a florist you are going to need the following tools,

  1. Stem wrap floral tape

  2. Water proof oasis tape

  3. Rose Stripper

  4. Pins

  5. Cutting scissors

  6. Ribbon scissors

  7. Clippers

  8. Knife

  9. Glue

  10. Thick Wire

  11. Bind wire


  1. Nutrigrain bar

  2. Water

Heres a break down of the tools and WHY they are important!


Here is a list of the top tools I use everyday as a florist as well as 5 star brands I recommend!


Clippers are a must! Some florists prefer using a knife, but I like using clippres, its really all about personal preference.