By Caroline Biggs

Published on September 2, 2014

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Bella Meyer's Fleurs Bella shop is a thing of beauty.

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Nestled on a quiet street near bustling Union Square in New York City, Fleurs Bella feels more like a magical secret garden than a traditional flower shop.

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In addition to custom floral bouquets, Fleurs Bella creates award-winning wedding and event arrangements for notable clients such as The Plaza Hotel, Sotheby’s, and the Museum of Modern Art.

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Artifacts from Ida Meyer's Parisian childhood home are incorporated into the interior design of Fleurs Bella; including an oversized bookcase—filled with texts about her celebrated grandfather—and small bathtub where she took her first bath!

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Founder and Creative Director, Bella Meyer—the granddaughter of painter Marc Chagall—studied art in Paris and worked as a stage designer before opening Fleurs Bella in 2010.

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Fleurs Bella boasts an impressive team of floral designers, including florist Leanna Kearney who has a background in landscape design.

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Flowers have always been close to Bella Meyer's heart.

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“What interested me was to create a world apart from the world outside," Meyer has said of her botanical hideaway.