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Planning Your Wedding After Proposal Day

Today is National Proposal Day. March 20th represents a day that recognizes the importance and value of proposals where a couple takes their relationship to that next step of marriage. Maybe your significant other took today to spring that proposal on you or you have gotten engaged recently. Whatever the case, we know you have a lot to think about and plan for that big day no matter how far off it is planned. We’d like to help in any way we can with a number of valuable resources that can assist with wedding flowers for the bouquet, wedding party, ceremony, reception and even the cake. First, you can start browsing our dedicated wedding flower website that offers a gallery of past weddings so you can see our style, creativity, and value for money plus you’ll get a better idea of what you might like for your own wedding. You can also use our contact form or just call our Denver flower shop to arrange for your free wedding consultation. You’ll meet with one of our wedding consultants who will stay with you throughout the process – from planning to ordering to delivery and set-up. Along the way, they will

March 20th, 2017|Categories: weddings|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Planning Your Wedding After Proposal Day

Spring has Arrived Along with St. Patrick’s Day

Today is March 17th, which is also known as St. Patrick’s Day. It’s a day we all become Irish and join in the celebration and hope that a little bit of that Irish luck rubs off on us. What a way to kick off the weekend because it means celebrating all the way until Monday, which takes us to the next special day of March 20th and the official first day of spring. We’re ready to help you decorate for your St. Patrick’s Day bash or just add a little spring fling to your home or office. Check out these highlights from our St. Patrick’s Day collection and a few items from our spring flower collection: • The Shamrock Splendor Bouquet is a gorgeous way to celebrate this special day with green and white blooms that have been topped off with a St. Patrick’s Day top hat. • The Lime-licious Bouquet features green roses, carnations, button poms, and mini carnations along with white cushion poms and alstroemeria in a green glass gathering vase. • The Green Dublin Cocktail comes in a keepsake oversized martini glass that has been accented with shamrock ribbon. Within it are a concoction of green roses

March 17th, 2017|Categories: St. Patrick's Day|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Spring has Arrived Along with St. Patrick’s Day

Spring Means More Sunshine, Daylight, and Color

It’s our favorite time of year again when everything seems that much brighter thanks to daylight savings time, more sunshine, and all those blooming spring flowers. Our garden center at our Denver flower shop is looking bold and beautiful with the arrival of spring flowers like tulips, more blooming plants, hanging garden baskets and numerous green plants. It’s a month of special days, including Plant A Flower Day on Sunday, March 12th, which also happens to be the start of daylight savings time. Plus, St. Patrick’s Day is Friday, March 17th and the start of spring happens on Monday, March 20th. Then, before you know it, Easter will be here! To get you in the frame of mind for spring, check out some highlights from our spring flower collection: • The Blooming Vision Bouquet is from the Better Homes and Garden flower collection and includes pink roses, gerbera daisies, and mini carnations along with hot pink tulips and white Monte Casino asters. It comes hand-arranged in a glass cube that has been wrapped with a pink satin ribbon. • Colorado Springtime Beauty Tulips offers a mix of colorful tulips in a pink vase. It is available in three sizes. •

March 10th, 2017|Categories: Spring flowers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Spring Means More Sunshine, Daylight, and Color

Say Thanks to Talented Men and Women Who Help Your Business Thrive

While you may put your heart and soul into your business, it’s rare to find employees that feel just as committed to the cause, so when you do, you realize you are very lucky and want to hang onto that talent for as long as possible. To do so, you need to make them feel valued and wanted by giving them raises, flexible time, and rewards that reinforce your appreciation of what they do for you. With today being Employee Appreciation Day (March 3rd) and next Wednesday being International Working Women’s Day, it’s a great time to pick up a special gift from our Denver flower shop to say thanks for all that your talented team does on your behalf. We’ve put together a selection of gift ideas that will help you find something quickly for those special employees, freelancers, and outsourced talent that go that extra mile for you. Check out these flowers and gifts from our current collection: • The California Chic Bouquet for Kathy Ireland Home is a special floral design with magenta mini carnations, lavender stock, coral roses and pink Oriental lilies in a ceramic white vase. • The Orange Escape Bouquet features orange roses, spray

March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Employee Appreciation Day|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Say Thanks to Talented Men and Women Who Help Your Business Thrive

Celebrating the Oscars with Friends? Add to the Party Décor with Elegant Flowers

If you are an award season aficionado, then you know this Sunday, February 26th is the Oscar’s, the final awards show of the season. It’s full of glitz and glamor, including feasting on all the great gowns and jewelry. Many people like to host viewing parties for the Oscars because it’s fun to watch with friends and family and critique all the outfits. If that’s you and you are looking for a way to add some elegance to your Oscars viewing party, consider some of our most stunning flower arrangements like these beauties: • The Pure Opulence Luxury Bouquet is a breathtaking display hand-arranged in a patterned vase with white-on-white flowers, including white roses and white Oriental lilies along with dusty miller and greenery. • The Blushing Extravagance Luxury Bouquet contains hot pink roses, red roses and spray roses, and greenery along with roses that have sparkling stone accents at their center. It’s finished off with looping silver wire and a mirrored vase. • The Evening Glamour Luxury Bouquet is perfect for the Oscars. It features fade green cymbidium and dendrobium orchids along with red ti leaves. It’s an amazing floral show. • The Astonishing Luxury Mixed Bouquet has pink

February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Party Planning|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating the Oscars with Friends? Add to the Party Décor with Elegant Flowers

Preparing for a Wedding with Veldkamps Flowers

February is National Wedding Month, capping off a month that seems dedicated to love thanks to Valentine’s Day. Whether you got engaged this February or are starting to think about those spring or summer nuptials, we have many good reasons why you should think of us as your wedding flower partner: First, we have a dedicated wedding flower staff comprised of consultants that stay with you from the start of planning until the end of the big day to make sure everything is perfect. We have an incredible floral design team that has been preparing flowers for weddings for many decades. Second, we know the Denver venue circuit for weddings and events, including indoor and outdoor venues for wedding ceremonies and receptions. This gives us a good idea about the number of flowers you will need as well as ensures you have a great experience because we have established relationships that create the smoothest process possible. Third, we love weddings so much that we created a dedicated wedding website just for the occasion. It includes a wedding portfolio with dozens of examples so you can get some ideas about what you might want as well as see the creativity, quality,

February 20th, 2017|Categories: weddings|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Preparing for a Wedding with Veldkamps Flowers

Show Your Loved One They’re Always On Your Mind

This Valentine’s Day (Tuesday, February 14th), show your loved one just how much they mean to you by gifting them with stunning flowers from our Denver showroom. We have a wide array of Valentine’s Day flowers and bouquets that offer many styles and prices to fit everyone’s tastes and budgets. Check out some of highlights from our Valentine’s Day collection: • Love’s Passion Bouquet offers a classic mix of red roses and tulips as well as white lilies in a glass vase. • Forever Your Valentine includes red, pink, and white roses along with red gerbera daisies, stargazer lilies, pink stock and waxflower, and white hydrangea in a vase lined with aspidistra leaves. It comes with a Jellycat of London Bertie Bear, an eight-piece box of Godiva Chocolates, or both, depending on the Valentine’s Day package you select. • My Sweet Valentine contains red roses and carnations, pink waxflower and alstromeria, white Asiatic lilies, and pink mini carnations in a red glass cylinder vase. • The Denver Valentine Romance Bouquet has long-stemmed red roses, white stock, and pink stargazer lilies accented with aspidistra leaves in a vase that has a faux rhinestone accent band. • The True Lovelies Valentine bouquet

February 10th, 2017|Categories: Denver Florist|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Show Your Loved One They’re Always On Your Mind

Valentine’s Day is Tuesday, February 14th!

Since Valentine’s Day falls on a Tuesday this year, more flowers, roses, and gifts are already expected to be delivered on the day before the holiday than ever before. Our Monday schedule is already filling up fast as more people realize the benefit of delivering these special Valentine’s Day gifts a day early. That’s because it provides one more day to enjoy some stunning flowers and roses for Valentine’s Day plus spreads the love over more days! Our Valentine’s Day collection includes a breathtaking display of luxury flower arrangements this year. Here are some of the highlights: • The Blushing Extravagance Luxury Bouquet features hot pink roses, red roses and spray roses, and greenery with some extraordinary sparkling stone accents that have been placed in the center of some of the glowers. Silver wires have been added to create a looping effect. All of it is hand arranged in a mirrored vase. • The Breathless Luxury Rose Bouquet has 100 24-inch long-stemmed roses housed within a 13-inch pillow vase. It’s something your loved one will never forget receiving! • The Pure Opulence Luxury Bouquet has white roses and white Oriental lilies that deliver an elegant look. These flowers are displayed

Flowers Remains as the World’s Favorite Valentine’s Day Gift

While jewelry and chocolates are treasured as great Valentine’s Day gifts, they still cannot beat out the love of flowers as the world’s favorite gift for this holiday of love. As florists in Denver, we love the idea of creating flower arrangements and bouquets for Valentine’s Day because we know they are given in the spirit of love to someone that is considered very special. It adds to the joy we already feel when creating floral designs and hand arranging flowers for each order we take. This year, we offer a new Valentine’s Day flower and gift collection with numerous ways to give flowers for this special holiday, including various styles and price points, making it accessible for everyone. Here are some highlights of some beautiful flower arrangements for Valentine’s Day: • The Blushing Extravagance Bouquet is a luxury flower arrangement with hot pink and red roses as well as red spray roses arrange with sparkling stone accents and silver wire within a mirrored vase. • The Lavish Luxury Rose Bouquet contains multiple dozens of long-stemmed red roses arranged on top of a bed of white hydrangea blooms and clusters of green hypericum berries in a glass pillow vase. •

Giving What Your Sweetheart Prefers on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is that magical day where you spoil your sweetheart with all types of gifts to express your love. Some prefer flowers while others like chocolates. But, we, at Veldkamps Flowers, ask, why not give both? Our Valentine’s Day collection has arrived and it offers a way to offer your sweetheart everything their heart desires: • The Lasting Romance Bouquet is a mix of red roses and carnations along with pink lilies and mini carnations. It comes in a red and pink mosaic glass vase. • The Love You XO Valentine Bouquet contains red roses and mini carnations, hot pink carnations, and pink Asiatic lilies and stock in a frosted cylinder vase that has red and pink hearts and a greeting card tax that reads, “XO XO XO.” • The Cherished Love Bouquet offers red roses and carnations as well as white roses and button poms that are accented with aspidistra leaves. These are all hand arranged in a ceramic cube vase. • The Be Loved Valentine Bouquet has red roses, carnations, mini carnations, and gerbera daisies in a striped black and white ceramic vase that has a sequined red heart on the front that reads, “You & Me.”