Flowers Are Eavesdropping

According to a new study, plants can “hear” when a bee passes and they subsequently create more sweet nectar to attract them. A recent study by scientists at three Tel-Aviv University schools has found that a plant picks up sounds (signaled by the vibration of its petals) and responds (signaled by the excretion of additional nectar). With proof that the flowers responded to all of the …

Gift Guide: Valentine’s Day

Whether treating yourself, your partner, or somebody else, here are plenty of ideas

Whether you believe Valentine’s Day is a holiday created to sell greeting cards, or that it’s crucial to expressing your adoration for those around you, every year on the 14th of February things go a little heart-shaped. We at CH are firm believers in showing love every day, and if you see a gift that makes you think of a loved one, it doesn’t need …

CH Omakase 2017: John Arsenault’s “FOR YOU!” Book + Exclusive Print

Two pieces of a photographic study on love between a couple, through flowers

John Arsenault is an accomplished photographer, creator, retailer and long time friend of CH. His latest book, “For You!” captures flower arrangements he makes for his husband, designer and retailer Raf Swiader. The photos, shot using an iPhone, are powerful not only because of the beauty of the flowers but for the love they represent. For CH Omakase, each book was accompanied by a limited …