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Poinsettia Day is December 12th

Tuesday, December 12th is Poinsettia Day. It recognizes the poinsettia as a blooming plant that offers significance and symbolism reflective of the Christmas spirit. These beautiful plants are often seen in front of homes and businesses, spreading Christmas cheer. Our Denver flower shop has a poinsettia collection. You can get red, white, pink and Jingle Bell colors of poinsettias through our Denver showroom or website. You can get many different sizes with a range of blooms. We also offer various types of holiday baskets that combine different colors of poinsettia plants or that incorporate other green and blooming flowers along with holiday accents. These poinsettia plants are available for local Denver and national deliveries. Some are also on sale so now is the time to order them for your decor or as gifts for friends, family, colleagues, clients, and other special people in your life. You can also place orders by phone or website along with doing so in our store for anything else from our holiday collection. While poinsettia plants are very hardy and low maintenance, you still should follow some easy tips on caring for them.  During the holidays, poinsettias tend to be in full bloom. Keep them in a

December 11th, 2017|Categories: Christmas|Tags: |Comments Off on Poinsettia Day is December 12th

A Showroom Full of Holiday Spirit

From Hanukkah to Christmas and into the New Year, we have your holiday decor and gifts in our Denver flower shop and on our website. Our Denver showroom is brimming over with a new holiday collection, special stocking stuffers, and all types of magical gifts for friends, family, colleagues, clients and special service people that have helped you in your life this year. To get you excited about shopping with us, check out these highlights from our holiday collection that are available now by phone, through our Denver shop, or by online order form: HOLIDAY WISHES BOUQUET This is a festive bouquet that contains red roses (not on standard size arrangement) and mini carnations. There are also white carnations, berries, and Christmas greenery all contained in a red metallic glass vase made to look like a peppermint. Each arrangement comes with two index recipe cards, offering Better Homes and Gardens award-winning holiday cookie and bark recipes. MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS™ TREE This is a stunning trimmed tabletop Christmas tree with ornaments and a gold star on top. It comes in a “Merry Little Christmas” container that makes for a great keepsake item. FABULOUS FELINE IN STARRY NIGHT ORNAMENT™ Inside an exclusive

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Holiday Shopping at Veldkamp’s Flowers

Today is Black Friday and we are ready to welcome all of you to our Denver flower shop. If not today, then you can come tomorrow for Small Business Saturday. This is when you can support your local Denver businesses who work tirelessly to provide a unique shopping experience with special products, personalized service, and extraordinary value. Our Christmas collection has also arrived. You can view it on our website or come into our Denver flower shop where you'll see even more options and special seasonal decor items and gifts. We have red poinsettia plants and white poinsettia plants for the home or office or to send as a gift to colleagues, employees, clients, the boss or service personnel. Additionally, we have special items like gift baskets, chocolates, stuffed animals, balloons, greeting cards, collectibles and more, which makes holiday shopping easy and enjoyable. Our Christmas gift baskets include premium brands like Harry and David and Godiva Chocolates. There are also fresh fruit baskets to choose from, which makes it easy to offer something healthy to guests or loved ones. During this weekend, we'll have many treats in store. Plus, you can place all your holiday flower orders, including New Year's

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Fresh Flowers Add to the Special Memories This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving arrives on Thursday, November 23rd, which means that it is already less than a week away before the festivities start. Maybe the family is already on their way to your home to stay over the four-day weekend. It's time to wrap up all the plans you may have for Thanksgiving in terms of decorating the table and creating the feast. Or, maybe you are the one traveling to see your family. Maybe you can't make it this year. Whatever your plans this Thanksgiving, fresh flowers are a great way to add to the memories whether you are altogether or separated. Here are some ideas for Thanksgiving flowers that you can pick up or deliver in the Denver area from our Denver flower shop as well as many that are also available for nationwide delivery: BOUNTIFUL BOUQUET The Bountiful Bouquet is displayed in a ceramic pumpkin container that you can use for years to come to decorate over the fall season. The flowers in this bouquet include orange carnations and gerbera daisies, burgundy mini carnations, and bi-color orange roses. MANY THANKS BOUQUET BY HALLMARK This Hallmark bouquet showcases orange roses and daisies, burgundy mini carnations, and green button pompons. The

November 17th, 2017|Categories: Thanksgiving|Tags: , |Comments Off on Fresh Flowers Add to the Special Memories This Thanksgiving

Create a Custom Thanksgiving Centerpiece for a New Family Tradition

Whether you are planning on hosting Thanksgiving this year or visiting someone else's house for the festivities, it's nice to include flowers as part of the celebration. They add warmth and ambiance, especially when you include numerous fall accents that offer symbols like pumpkins, leaves, branches, turkeys and more. With Thanksgiving arriving on Thursday, November 23rd, now is the time to think about what you might want to create for decor or offer as a gift this holiday season. Our Denver floral design center offers a custom Thanksgiving flower service that means you can do something that no one else will have this holiday. Not only are they possible, but these custom Thanksgiving centerpieces are also affordable and fun. All you need to do is contact our Denver flower shop and make an appointment. From there, we do the rest. When you come prepared, it won't take long to create it either. Coming in and being part of the development of your centerpiece makes it feel more like it came from you and helps us understand what you want to see in it. First, check out our Thanksgiving collection and go online to other sites that have examples of various fall

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Celebrate Thanksgiving with Flowers, Centerpieces, and Seasonal Gifts

Thanksgiving is that special time of year where we spend time with family and friends, reflect on what we are grateful for, and even volunteer and help others to pay it forward. This year, Thanksgiving is Thursday, November 23rd. That means you have just a few short weeks to get ready with decorations, gifts, and meal preparations. However, we're here to help. As your local Denver florist and gift shop, we have Thanksgiving centerpieces, Thanksgiving flowers, and Thanksgiving gifts for the feast host. You'll be able to decorate, show others your appreciation, or let loved ones know you wished everyone could be together during the holidays but cannot.  Here are some ideas from our Thanksgiving collection that should give you the inspiration to place your order today for local and national delivery (on most items): FALL HARVEST CORNUCOPIA This cornucopia includes sunflowers, red roses, yellow alstroemeria, burgundy carnations and bronze daisy mums. Accents include dried wheat stems and glycerized oak leaves. FAMILY GATHERING CENTERPIECE This orange-hued centerpiece offers a wide range of fall flowers and accents that will add a warm glow to the Thanksgiving table. HARVEST MEMORIES BASKET This rustic floral display is showcased in a wooden basket. There

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Make a Difference Day in Denver

Every year, service and volunteerism get a day to draw awareness to the need to help others. It is always the fourth Saturday of October, which means it is nearly here as it lands on October 28th this year. Numerous events and projects are planned for Make a Difference Day. Be sure to go to this website and put in your zip code to see how you can get involved. There are even projects for the kids to participate in so they can get their service heart beating at an early age. Our Denver flower shop can help you recognize those individuals and organizations that are truly making a difference in their communities by sending them some special flowers. Or, you can make a difference yourself by sending out flowers to someone you know is struggling to help change their outlook. Here are some great ideas for Make a Difference Day from our fall flower collection: AUTUMN HARVEST BOUQUET ThisVera Wang bouquet comes in a deep purple honeycomb glass vase that is lined in purple metallic. It contains red roses, orange lilies, burgundy snapdragons, and purple button pompons.   AUTUMN MYSTIC BOUQUET This fall bouquet offers orange Asiatic lilies, roses, and carnations

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Homecoming Flowers for That Special Denver High School Night

Denver high schools are celebrating homecoming, which means you have a lot to do to get your son or daughter ready for this memorable event. It means the best outfit and look plus the most beautiful flowers that complement the entire homecoming attire. That's where we come in as your favorite Denver florist. We have a collection of fresh premium flowers, accents, and unique bracelets for homecoming corsages along with matching homecoming boutonnieres like these examples: ENCHANTMENT CORSAGE This graceful corsage includes pink ranunculus and Peruvian lilies along with white mini calla lilies, greenery, and pink sheer ribbon.   SWEET SUNSHINE WRISTLET This dramatic corsage offers red, orange, and yellow spray roses. It also has red hypericum berries, green, topaz rhinestones, and a sage grosgrain ribbon. It's stunning! WHITE ROSE BOUTONNIERE It's the look of elegance. The single white rose is paired with greenery and a white satin ribbon. Order Today for Homecoming! If you are looking for something truly unique, call and schedule an appointment with our floral design team for a custom homecoming corsage and custom homecoming boutonniere. There won't be anyone else at the dance with those homecoming flowers, making your son or daughter stand out all the more.

October 18th, 2017|Categories: Homecoming|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Homecoming Flowers for That Special Denver High School Night

Fall Special Days and Events in October

Here in Denver we are enjoying the fall weather and getting ready for Halloween. In the meantime, however, there are many other special days during the month of October that you may not realize. For example, next week is Bosses Day on October 16th and Bosses Week. This is followed by the Sweetest Day on October 21st, Mother-in-Law Day on October 22nd, and Halloween on October 31st. We've got a number of gift collections that are convenient and affordable ways to make sure everyone in your life that fits these special October days knows you are thinking of them this month whether they are here in Denver or across the country.  For Bosses Week, we have a wide range of colorful and bright flower arrangements to choose from that fit many preferences for flowers and colors. The collection also features orchid plants and green plants. Of course, we also have gift baskets that might be ideal for your boss whether you work in the office with them or are a remote employee. Next up is the Sweetest Day. This special October day is dedicated to showing others thoughtful gestures and being kind. Sweet can mean many things in terms of

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Denver

Here in Denver, we are making the most of October and the national commitment to breast cancer awareness during this month. For example, national organizations with local chapters like the Susan G. Komen Foundation and Making Strides have events planned as well as local Denver groups. There are many opportunities to become involved with these or even to just plan your own celebration or remembrance ceremony. We've been busy creating custom pink flower arrangements for some of the local breast cancer events as well as putting together bouquets for sale that make great gifts for loved ones who are fighting or winning their own personal battles with this horrible disease. To give you some ideas of the pink flower arrangements available, check out these floral designs: A LITTLE PINK ME UP This inspirational flower arrangement contains pink roses and Asiatic lilies along with hot pink gerberas and miniature carnations, pink full-sized carnations, and greenery all arranged in a clear glass ball. BE BLESSED BOUQUET This flower arrangement also comes with a keepsake mug that can be used again and again for a favorite drink. It is filled with stargazer lilies, coral roses, and hot pink carnations. It offers an inspirational

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