Alexandra Farms Announces the 2021 Garden Rose Design Contest Winners

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By: THURSD. | 03-08-2021 | 2 min read

It’s time to announce the winners of the fourth annual Garden Rose Design Contest by Alexandra Farms. This year they received entries from 135 designers in 22 countries - nearly 200 entries total. Alexandra Farms is thankful to all of the participants around the world. They look forward to seeing your entries next year!


Garden Rose Design Competition


Alexandra Farms Garden Rose Design Contest

Full and fragrant, with ruffled petals and delicate to vibrant hues, fresh-cut garden roses are a favorite with designers everywhere. In Alexandra Farms' fourth annual competition, they invited design entries that feature garden roses in the categories of Wedding Work and Everyday Design.

Wedding Work

First place

Alexandra Farms Announces the 2021 Garden Rose Design Contest Winners - Article on Thursd - Dennis Kneepkens First

Designer: Dennis Kneepkens, DK - Dennis Kneepkens, Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands Photographer: Maryn Haertel Garden rose varieties: Princess Midori (Green), Patience (Auspastor)

Second place

Second Wedding Work Alexandra Farms Design Competition

Designer: Nancy Zimmerman, Fancy Florals By Nancy, Fairbury, IL Photographer: Rebekah Albaugh Photography Garden rose varieties: Capability (Ausapply) and Miranda (Ausimmon)

Third place

Third Wedding Work Alexandra Farms Competition

Designer: Amanda Rodgers, Bouquet Atlanta, Atlanta, GA Photographer: Michelle Scott Photography Garden rose varieties: Francis Meilland, Evelyn (Aussaucer), Princess Charlene of Monaco, Love Song

Readers’ Choice

Readers' Choice Wedding Work Alexandra Farms Design Competition

Designer: Ana Vivas, Aniska Creations, Miami, FL Photographer: Natasha Arceu Garden rose varieties: Tsumugi and Miyabi

Everyday Design

First place

Winner Trini Mai Everyday Design Alexandra Farms Garden Rose Competition

Designer: Trini Mai, Petit Garden LB, Long Beach, CA Photographer: Trini Mai Garden rose varieties: Kiss Me Kate, The Alnwick (Ausgrab), Evelyn (Aussaucer), Jayne Austin (Ausbreak), Tranquillity (Ausnoble), Desdemona (Auskindling) and Distant Drum

Second place

Second Alexandra Farms Everyday Design

Designer: Ksenia Shestakova, D&K Flowers House, Yekaterinburg, Russia Photographer: D&K Flowers House Garden rose varieties: Juliet (Ausjameson), Amnesia

Third place

Third Alexandra Farms Garden Rose Design Competition Everyday Design

Designer: Brenna Quan, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada Photographer: Brenna Quan Garden rose varieties - Pink Xpression

Readers’ Choice

Readers' Choice Alexandra Farms Everyday Design

Designer: Katherine Taylor, Jubilee Flowers, Fairhope, AL Photographer: Lacey McLaughlin Photography Garden rose varieties - Romantic Antike, Keira (Ausboxer)


Wedding Work:⠀ First place: Dennis Kneepkens, @dk_dennis_kneepkens⠀ Second place: Nancy Zimmerman, @fancyfloralsbynancy⠀ Third place: Amanda Rodgers, @bouquetatlanta Readers' choice: Ana Vivas, @aniskacreations
Everyday Design:⠀ First place: Trini Mai,⠀ Second place: Ksenia Shestakova, @dk_flowers_house⠀ Third place: Brenna Quan, @brenna_quan⠀ Readers' choice: Katherine Taylor, @jubilee_flowers



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