Rose Red and Lavender is a full service floral and event studio founded in 2008 by Kimberly Sevilla: scientist, Club Kid, designer, project manager, florist, creative director.
To elaborate, Kimberly’s early roots are in Chemistry and Biology, and worked creating GMOs for the USDA in West Virginia. Fascinating as it may have been, Kimberly left for New York City to pursue her dream of designing clothes for Club Kids. Her passion was fashion, art and design.
In her ascent to Club Kid fame, she inadvertently became an international designer creating 3D environmental projections with virtual imaging for events, museums and retail displays and later, innovative techniques for retail displays and event design production. Her clients included Chanel, Burberry, Barney’s, Calvin Klein, the Smithsonian and Mac Cosmetics. To stay grounded, she grew elaborate organic gardens, canned pickles, and made furniture in her upstate wood-working studio.
After many years of traveling the world creating elaborate events and displays, Kimberly decided it was time to get back to her roots of working with plants and flowers, but the un-engineered kind, in concrete clad, New York City. Thus Rose Red & Lavender came to be, a sweet, little plant and flower shop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
She fell in love with the personal aspects of events and weddings. Since then Rose Red & Lavender has moved and grown to be a premier Event Design and Production house and has expanded into the Hudson Valley Her work has been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, Real Simple, Vogue Magazine, Carats and Cake, and New York Weddings Magazine.
When not scheming her next production, Kimberly enjoys spending time with her family: camping, hiking, and canoeing.