Retail Florist VS Wedding Florist career comparison, What are the differences?

Updated: Feb 17, 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!


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Now you may not have known this, but there are two main types of florists out there;


RETAIL AND WEDDING FLORIST


Today we are going to talk about the differences between a Retail Florist and a Wedding Florist.


click the link below to watch the full video!




But for those of you who prefer to read,


Let me break it down for you, lets start with retail florists!





RETAIL FLORIST


THE JOB


Retail florists typically run flower shops!


Flower shops are good for gift finding and typically sell more than just flowers.


For example: