Sylvia Cup Design Competition

SAF Palm Beach 2017 -SAF's 133rd Annual Convention at The Breakers

50th Annual Sylvia Cup Design Competition: The Longest-Running, Live, National Floral Industry Design Competition


Saturday, September 9, 2017
during SAF Palm Beach 2017


The Breakers
Palm Beach, Florida

Sign Up to Compete

Return Entry Form with payment
by July 27, 2017.

Grand Prize Winner Receives

  • $3,000
  • The Sylvia Cup — an engraved silver trophy
  • Recognition during the Stars of the Industry Awards Dinner
  • Complimentary registration to SAF’s next convention

Two Runners-Up Receive

  • 1st Runner-Up: $500
  • 2nd Runner-Up: $250
  • Award Plaque
  • Recognition during the Stars of the Industry Awards Dinner

Watch as some of the nation’s best floral designers are given the same flowers, foliage and design supplies — and just two hours to create the surprise challenge.

During the last hour, the competition’s commentators and coordinators — decked out in themed costumes — talk about the featured products and challenge.

You’ll be exposed to:

  • One of the hottest emerging design styles— before your customers start asking about it
  • An exciting (nail-biting!), live demonstration of how to create spectacular floral pieces in minimal time
  • The U.S. floral industry’s only LIVE national design competition

For More Information

Contact SAF’s Jenny Scala at 703-838-5216; [email protected]

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