Tanarah Haynie is the founder and chief creative director of Tanarah Luxe Floral. An award-winning and much sought after floral artist, Tanarah’s passion for flowers began with picking daffodils from her grandmother’s property. A flower lover at an early age, she started working in a commercial flower shop at the age of 19 and was immediately smitten with arranging flowers. Her skillful manipulation of botanicals results from an intense study of many disciplines of floral design. After mastering the floral arts, she moved into event design, bringing her vision to transform ordinary spaces with beautiful floral compositions. Realizing her vision, she opened her floral design firm in 2000. Her design career has taken her to many places both national and international to work for high profile clients.
Having earned the coveted AIFD distinction, Tanarah is a top designer in her industry. She has worked for Fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations and well-known top political leaders. Known for her artful style, Tanarah’s approach has always been to design with distinction. Her humble approach to life and her passion for the floral industry makes it easy for clients to communicate with her. She is an avid educator in the floral industry and a commissioned speaker at floral and special event-related conferences and shows. She has been featured in publications such as Wedding Style Grace Ormonde, Style Me Pretty, Southern Bride, Southern Living Weddings, At Home in Arkansas Weddings, Arkansas Bride and Soiree. She has done many notable events for The County Music Awards, Paula Deen, Nicole Miller, The Rolling Stones and many more.