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Florists, or floral designers, arrange live or cut flowers, potted plants, foliage, or other decorative items, according to basic design principles to make eye-pleasing creations. Designers make such arrangements for birthdays, weddings, funerals, or other occasions. They are employed by local flower shops or larger national chains, grocery stores, or established at-home businesses. There are over 47,110 floral design workers employed in the United States.