Flowers can add a major impact to events, so it's important to pick the right ones based on season, location, and other details. Here are tips for selecting the right blooms. 1. SeasonalityIt’s obvious to floral professionals, but perhaps not to event producers and designers (or social event hosts) who have a specific look in mind: Flowers are seasonal items. “Seasonality is key when deciding on flowers for weddings and events,” says George Catechis of the Fleuriste.
Even if you're a die-hard penny pincher, your daily Starbucks routine may be a habit you're just not willing to kick. Fortunately, there's no shortage of Starbucks addicts online, sharing tips for how to shave cents or even dollars off each cup. We tested eight of the hacks they brag about the most, to see which ones actually work and which ones will waste your time — or turn the barista into your sworn enemy. Here's what we found:Did it work? Sort of.