The Velvet Garden, a floral design studio in Los Angeles, CA, began receiving local and national attention for an extraordinary and varied body of work immediately after Kimm Birkicht and Diane Munoz opened doors in 1995.
Creative Director and co-founder Kimm Birkicht has cultivated an impressive list of esteemed clients that include the Hollywood elite, respected publications, luxury brands, prominent professionals, contemporary designers and reputable Los Angeles establishments.
Kimm’s background in visual merchandising at Neiman Marcus in Beverly Hills has enabled her to create an impeccable visual foundation for The Velvet Garden and empowered her with the ability to interpret her client’s personalities and visions through floral art.
In 2009, Kimm was named as one of Modern Bride’s “25 Trend Setters.” Her work has appeared in publications such as Vogue, Vogue Italia, Japanese Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, O Magazine, Architectural Digest, Food & Wine, InStyle, Angeleno, C Magazine, Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Magazine, Los Angeles Confidential, House Beautiful, More Magazine, Genlux, Elegant Bride, Saavy Brides, and Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, to name a few.
The Velvet Garden specializes in exquisite one of a kind floral designs for daily orders, gifts, corporate accounts, installations, photo shoots, television shows, film sets, weddings, and other high profile special events, such as movie premieres and product launch events.
Influenced by fashion, interior design, home décor, architecture, photography and nature, Kimm’s artistic vision is remarkably vast. It ranges from stark/modernism to bountiful European old world. She specializes in floral expressions that tell a story through flowers and color. She’s able to express, without words, the style, the design, the sophistication and the vision of any wedding or event.
From her individual gift arrangements that convey an image of style and fashion, to her events and parties that express the complete story of a theme, to her memorable weddings that express a moment in time; from feminine to masculine from bountiful to sparse; from playful and whimsical to tailored and architectural - Kimm creates handmade specialty visions that tell a story. She provides the most creative and effective use of natural elements while at the same time reiterating a brand’s identity and aesthetic.
The Velvet Garden provides its customers with an environment of beauty and tranquility, while creating luxurious designs that are both innovative and practical. With a focus on quality and attention to detail, clients can expect an unsurpassed and un-compromised level of service.
The Velvet Garden’s Home Decor Boutique offers exquisite home accent pieces, couture gift items, personal accessories and hand held flower bouquets.
This is just a sampling of what our inventory entails, there are endless design concepts being created at The Velvet Garden. A Velvet Garden arrangement starts at 75.00.