Sidewalk Plant Tours

Every wanted to learn the name of the plants, flowers and trees around you? Well, now is your chance! Learn to identify the plants growing in your backyard, literally! Gold Finch Designs owner, Alexis Mastromichalis will share over 15 years garden + horticultural experience working as a professional gardener, farmer and educator. We will address…

Sunday! October 11th! Grand Opening / House Warming Celebration!

We are excited to introduce the new GOLD FINCH! This new mixed use space will serve as a floral design studio, ecological arts space and special events venue! Our new address is 1759 Alcatraz Ave. Berkeley, CA 94703. We are humbled to share the block with Empress Vintage, Alchemy Collective and Easy Creole! Join us on…

Coming Up! December 13th Ecology Center Holiday Fair!

Save the Date!  Come visit our booth on Saturday, December 13th  at the Ecology Center’s Holiday Fair! Share the Holiday Spirit by sending a loved one a Succulent and Dried Flower Wreath this Holiday Season! or… sign up for a weekly fresh cut flower subscription! Give the gift of a Fresh Cut Flower CSA!  We’re…

Give a Flower CSA to someone special this Holiday Season!

Who doesn’t love fresh flowers?! If you are looking for creative gift ideas for your loved ones this holiday season, please consider buying a Holiday CSA from us. We are offering a 4 week subscription for special for $65 or 8 weeks for $120. The recipient can determine when they want their deliveries between May…

Sunday! August 4th : Wild Food + Herb Market

Save the date! Gold Finch Designs will be selling at the next Carrboro Wild Food + Herb Market on Sunday, August 4th from 1-4 pm at the Carrboro Town Commons. We will have fresh flower bouquets, dried shiitake mushrooms, goji berry and fig trees, a variety of fresh herbs and more! To learn more about…

This week’s newest partners!

Whether you are in downtown Durham near Rue Cler, Raleigh’s Contemporary Art Museum (CAM), and Garland keep your eyes peeled for Gold Finch bouquets and culinary herbs!

Summer Bouquets Galore!

Summer is here and we have plenty of flowers growing : thanks to all of our Central North Carolina rains the past couple of weeks! We have lots of zinnias, sunflowers, cosmos, black-eyed susans, yarrow, sage, mint, pink roses, dill and so much more! Here is a snapshot of some recent examples of bouquets for some…

This week at Gold Finch!

This week you can check out our fresh bouquets at Cocoa Cinnamon and Monuts in downtown Durham! Our bouquets are filled with fresh mint, white sage, rosemary, yellow yarrow, roses, salvia, zinnias and tropicanas!

Just Married!

Thank you to Greenway Transit for inviting us to decorate your pedicabs for this weekend’s wedding celebrations. Newlyweds enjoyed fresh aromas of rosemary, forsythia, camelias and lavendar!

Market Updates!

You can find Gold Finch Designs every month at the dtownMARKET at Motorco and the Wild Food + Herb Market at the Carrboro Town Commons (Farmers Market). We will have fresh flowers and fig trees for sale! Next Dates include :  Sunday, April 7th : Carrboro Wild Food + Herb Market from 1-4pm Saturday, April…