A few weeks ago I wrote about Lord & Taylor's new rose campaign contest and the top thirty have been posted. To check out all of the finalists click here (note: sometimes the page has trouble loading). My top picks are:
And these get honorable mention from me:
The more I look at all of the submissions, I find myself drawn to the non-red and pink roses, maybe because they stand out more in a sea of pink. There will be a second round of voting and a winner will be announced July 2 (I'll keep you posted). I'm excited to see who is chosen. I absolutely love Lord & Taylor's idea to hold this contest. What a great opportunity for these artists to be recognized and, for one, be part of a million-dollar marketing campaign.