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Denver Graduation Flowers & Gifts

This is the season for graduations in Denver, including local high schools, colleges, and universities. Not only is it a the time to celebrate hard work, accomplishment, and commitment to learning, but it also is a way for loved ones to commend students on a job well done. There are awards banquets, graduation ceremonies, and graduation parties that need the special touch of flowers. You also want to gift the grad with something special, so we have a graduation collection of flower arrangements, bouquets, and gifts that offers an array of options to find the perfect way to congratulate the grad in your life. Graduation Gift Ideas Some of the highlights from the graduation gift collection include: Clarity Luxury Rose Bouquet offers a premium rose display of 24-inch long-stemmed white roses within a modern 10-inch clear glass cylindrical vase. The Denver Dazzler is a bright display of alstroemeria, roses, chrysanthemums, gerberas, and snapdragons in a glass vase. The Congrats Bouquet includes orange roses, yellow gerbera daisies, purple statice, green button poms and greenery in a blue glass vase with a silver metallic tag that reads “Congrats.” The Sunshine Dreams Bouquet offers a mix of gorgeous flowers, including green hydrangea, yellow

Celebrating Prom in Denver with Gorgeous Corsages and Boutonnieres

It’s that time again here in the Denver area to celebrate the end of Junior and Senior year at the local Denver high schools with the big dance known as prom. You are most likely running around trying to find the perfect dress, rent that tux, and reserve that limo. One of the most important elements after all those things are in place is to make sure that you have a corsage for the dress and boutonniere for the tuxedo. Don’t worry! We’re here to help with a stunning selection of gorgeous prom corsages and prom boutonnieres as well as custom prom flower choices that match your style. Prom Flowers Selection To give you an idea of the wide range of styles and flower varieties that we use to make our stunning prom corsages and prom boutonnieres, we have include many pictures here as well as descriptions of some of the prom flower arrangements that match today’s hottest trends. The Enchantment Corsage includes pink ranuculus, pink Peruvian lilies, and mini white calla liles that are accented with lush greenery and a pink sheer ribbon. The Fancy Alstromeria Corsage offers rich colors along with a fancy ribbon and greenery that is

Gift Mom with Unique Flower Arrangements, Flowering Plants, Goodies & Baskets

Whether it is something from our collection of Mother’s Day flower arrangements, Mother’s Day bouquets, or Mother’s Day gifts, Mother’s day is just a few days away on Sunday, May 10th so it’s time to plan and order to ensure Mom has a magical day. To help you get the perfect gifts for your Mom, we have put together a gift guide of ideas: Gorgeous Mother’s Day Flowers Four highlights from this year’s collection include: The Royal Treatment Rose Bouquet offers a stunning combination of roses in hues of lavender and pink in an amethyst cut glass vase. Abundant Love for Move features an array of coral, pink, and green roses as well as purple stock and wax flower, lavender Fuji mums, and greenery in a gorgeous vase. Mother’s Embrace Bouquet is a gorgeous array of favorite flower varieties, including pink and peach roses, pink lilies, yellow alstromeria, cream stock and solidago. Springtime Wishes offers tulips, yellow roses, lavender stock and daisies in a split wood basket that has been tied with a gingham print ribbon. Goodies for Mom Godiva chocolates are available for Mom, including numerous assorted chocolate arrangements in various sizes, chocolate cookies, chocolate bark, chocolate-covered nuts, and

Celebrate National Garden Month this April

The entire month of April is dedicated to gardens and gardening thanks to the National Gardening Association, a Vermont-based national nonprofit leader in garden-based education that created the month as a way to educate and encourage others about the value of gardening for food and to help the earth regenerate.   Tied to Earth Day, this special gardening month is about celebrating gardens of all kinds and getting more people to plant them in their backyards, patios, balconies and community plots. This is a great opportunity for you to help out around the Denver area as the city continues to focus on regeneration, the environment, and healthy living even in urban areas. As a local florist in the Denver area, we have been supporting National Garden Month for many years, helping on the local level with community events as well as encouraging more people to buy flowers, plants, and blooming plants. To celebrate it and help others do the same, we have some great ideas from our own in-store and online collection of plants, blooming plants, and dish and basket gardens: Our dish gardens include those in baskets and ceramic containers, which also feature an array of green plants and

Prom Time in Denver!

The school year is drawing to a close and it is time for many of the favorite end-of-the-year festivities for juniors and seniors, including the biggest dance of the year. This is when dress to impress really comes into play, including gorgeous dresses and dapper tuxedos not to mention some beautiful prom flowers in the form of corsages and boutonnieres. As one of Denver’s favorite flower shops for prom flowers, we are already taking orders for many of the students in the Denver area as they start to get ready for prom. We’re here to help you get ready with some tips on picking the right prom flowers as well as showcasing some of our corsage and boutonniere designs to give you an idea of what is possible. Tips for Prom Flowers The biggest tip we can make is to go with something that represents your individual style and personality. Of course, it must go with your dress too, but that probably already illustrates you! You want to find something that also complements the color of your dress and stands out whether you put the corsage on your wrist or pin it to your dress. If you are not sure,

Employee Appreciation Day is March 7th

With March 7th fast approaching, it’s time to decide what to get your employees for Employee Appreciation Day. Each year, Employee Appreciation Day is celebrated around the world on the first Friday in March. There is no one way to celebrate it or show your employees how much you value them. This means you can give out gift cards, take them to lunch, or treat them to a party and a gift. It’s up to you, your budget, and your reward and recognition strategy. To help you out, we have put together a few ideas for this Employee Appreciation Day. Gift Baskets and Gift Ideas Everyone loves gift baskets and this kind of gift allows you to get something for everyone in one basket, maximizing the value for a reasonable price. We offer an extraordinary selection of different gift baskets. There are fresh fruit baskets, baskets with fruit and cheese, baskets with fruit and flowers, gourmet food, a Godiva chocolate gift basket and a junk food gift basket. There is literally something for everyone here. We also have a wide array of Godiva chocolate sweet treats as well as balloons and greeting cards to show your appreciation to everyone on

Welcome To Veldkamp’s Blog

Veldkamp's Flowers Voted "Best Florist" In Denver Welcome to our blog. Our goal for this blog is to share the latest floral design tips, recent industry news, interesting articles on floral design, photos and videos of gorgeous flower arrangements, plants, gourmet baskets and more. Right now, we are gearing up for the Thanksgiving flower season. We invite you to visit our main website at Veldkamps.com, to see our entire selection of Thanksgiving table centerpieces and beautiful Fall flower arrangements. Veldkamp's Flowers is a second generation, family owned and operated floral design firm. The company was originally founded in 1960. We employ an expert team of floral design professionals who are known throughout Colorado for creating stunning flower arrangements and unique, contemporary floral designs.  We purchase our flowers direct from the floral farms. Buying both from domestic and international growers, we are able to offer our clients a wide variety of flowers and to ensure them that they will always receive the finest, freshest and highest quality flowers available in Colorado. Ben Veldkamps Jr. opened the first Veldkamp's Flowers store in December 1960, in what was the Westland Shopping Center. Ben Veldkamp Jr. later sold Veldkamp's Flowers to his son, Ben