Since ancient times, flowers have often been used as an intermediary to send blessings and affection, so that different flowers have their own flower language and beauty. Whilst the colorful blooming flowers will wither one day. Apart from eternal flowers, have you ever thought of other ways to extend the life span of beautiful flowers?
Toujours Fleur —— Local Upsurge of Paper Flowers
In recent years, there has been a fever in handcrafted floral art in Europe and America. Artists use of crepe papers, colored tissue papers and cardpapers, etc. to mix and match in creating lively flowers. Not only pretty as real flowers, but also for ease of maintenance up to several years.
This trend has also taken off in Hong Kong lately. “Toujours Fleur” was founded by local artist, Jennifer Hung, who handcrafted paper flower trays and gift boxes. The signature hero product is Paper Rose which is favoured by internationally renowned brands such as Tiffany & Co., Lane Crawford, etc.
Alike a traditional florist shop, Toujours Fleur receives orders from customers and provides floral arrangements. At the same time, the biggest difference is each paper flower in the flower art reflects the artistry of the florist. From paper pattern, three-dimensional shape, flower arrangement to composition, are all unique like an art piece.
The Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day in 2021, Toujours Fleur has launched two new series-“The Flower of Spring” and “Love at First Sight”.
The Flower of Spring Without Losing the Traditional Embellishment
“The Flower of Spring” uses Chinese annual flowers, including peach blossoms, gladiolus, bird of paradise, chrysanthemums and many other flowers which bring good luck and fortune. Through the collocation of different shades of red, the design creates a sense of hierarchy. Matching with cute paper comic ornaments, the artwork becomes more atmospheric and distinctive. The flower structure in handcrafted paper comes
along in large and small size. No matter for gifting or as New Year decorations, is definitely a great choice.
“The Flower of Spring” also consists of other side decorations, including “Calamondin Orange” (大桔) which is often appeared on the candy tray. Besides, “CNY Prosperity Wreath” (富貴榮華花圈) which is wreath hanged on the door. The fine lines from the ring body to the leaves are also very delicate, and the main body is made of crepe paper that give an exquisite touch like a fantasy.
Love at First Sight Concise and Touching Expression of Love
The theme of Valentine’s Day is inseparable from roses. Toujours Fleur launches two custom-made floral arrangements with their royal paper roses-“Love At First Sight” and “Signature Red Rose Box”.
“Love At First Sight” comprises one size larger of regular signature paper rose with a graceful and transparent acrylic jewellery box. The blooming flower seen at first glance immediately catches the attention of the recipient. The beloved will discover the sender’s sincerity when unpacking the box together with the Valentine’s Day giftcard by the sender.
“Signature Red Rose Box” in bucket is another best-selling item and so popular in New York, USA, which is frequently used in marriage proposals. Making use of Toujours Fleur’s classic paper rose to generate a feeling of “compressive explosion” when unboxing. You can also write your secret love message in the lid of the bucket, so the recipient will be wowed when unwrapping it.
DIY Kit Make You Own Paper Flower
Want to spend a distinct holiday with your loved ones in this Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day? Toujours Fleur’s latest handcrafted floral set could be an interesting idea! The leading paper art technique in Hong Kong will be taught step by step from paper patterns to three-dimensional designs. The DIY Kit comes with two types: “Cherry Blossom Flower Kit” and “Hydrangea Flower Kit”. You can make cherry blossoms and
hydrangea with your family and loved ones, and turn your blessings into extraordinary memories and artworks.
Tailor-made Floral Wall
Toujours Fleur provides with specially designed floral walls with customized sizes and shapes. The sense of ritual is no longer limited in either staycation or small home parties under epidemic.