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Company puts finishing touches on floats for the Rose Parade




Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
All parts of the floats need to be covered in organic materials, including the animals.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
Volunteers line up for lunch at the warehouse of the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
Flowers are prepped and ready to be stuck on a float at the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
The finishing touches are put on the United Sikh Mission float called "A Sikh-American Journey," at the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
The finishing touches are put on the Shriners Hospital float called "Love to the rescue," at the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
The finishing touches are put on the Farmers Insurance float called "Dream Big: World of Possibility," at the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
The finishing touches are put on the Western Asset float called "The Power of Imagination," at the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis
Animals are ready for the Lutheran Hour Ministries float at the Phoenix Decorating Company.
Fruit and vegetables are prepped to be stuck on floats at the Phoenix Decorating Company in Pasadena.
Jacob Margolis


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Flowers and floats and people, oh my! The Rose Parade is just a day away and decorators are in the final moments of preparation. A Martinez visits a bunch of the floats at the Phoenix Decoration Company, just down the street from KPCC's studios in Pasadena.