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Celebrating the Moms of Denver on Mother’s Day

Moms are truly amazing at what they do. They take care of everything for us and do it with a smile. They must be exhausted but they carry on to make sure everyone has what they need. It’s time to say thank you and show her how much you appreciate what she does. While you should thank her every day, we do take a day each year and make it an even bigger deal about Mom’s amazing qualities. This year, Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14th. Always falling on the second Sunday in May, this is the time to pamper her with a memorable day of activities (or maybe just a day where she can completely relax!). It’s also a great opportunity to give her special gifts. Each year, we put together a Mother’s Day collection based on what our customers say they want to see most, including a diverse choice of flower arrangements to appeal to Moms with all different likes along with price points designed to fit every budget. Here are just some of the many Mother’s Day gifts we have available at our Denver flower shop and through our website to order: The Bold Elegance Bouquet includes

May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Mother's Day|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating the Moms of Denver on Mother’s Day

Celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week in Denver

With the school year drawing to a close, it’s time to thank your kids’ teachers for another great year. Teachers play such an integral role in helping your kids succeed. As your partner, they spend hours every day with them, shaping what they think and do. During Teacher Appreciation Week from May 1st to May 5th, it’s a great time to let them know you appreciate them with a special gift. Here are some teacher gift ideas that you can order from our Denver flower shop or our website: Garden Inspiration includes bright colors and a variety of blooms in pink, purple, and green hues. The flowers come in a basket that has been decorated with butterflies. The Urban Tulip Garden contains a combination of 25 tulips, waxflower, and dusty miller in a weathered brown planter. The Happy Spring Rose Bouquet has a fuchsia glass vase filled with roses in many shades of pink. The Sunny Mood Bouquet is a yellow delight with radiant yellow button poms, roses, and lilies along with green carnations and bupleurum in a cube vase. The Golden Visions Bouquet includes yellow roses, daisy poms, and carnations along with sunflowers, solidago, and bupleurum in an oval

April 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week in Denver

Administrative Professionals Week in Denver

Administrative Professionals Day is on Wednesday, April 26th and Administrative Professionals Week is April 24th through April 28th. These are perfect opportunities to thank the admins in your office or the virtual ones that work with for their dedication, talent, reliability and ability to keep you organized and on schedule. There’s one thing that they can’t help you with, which is to pick out a great gift for them for these special admin recognition days. However, we can help you as your local Denver flower shop of choice. We’ve put together an Administrative Professionals Week collection of flowers, plants, and gifts so you can find exactly what you want and then order by phone, online, or in our Denver flower shop. Here are some highlights to help you locate just what you need to show your appreciation: The FTD Thanks Bouquet has yellow roses and poms, white daisies, and hot pink mini carnations along with lush greenery in a green glass vase with a silver metallic tag that says, “thanks.” The You Shine Bouquet features a ceramic vase filled with lavender chrysanthemums, white lilies, and tulips. The Make Today Shine Bouquet has a purple metallic vase that has been filled

April 15th, 2017|Categories: Administrative Professionals Week|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Administrative Professionals Week in Denver

Celebrating Easter in Denver

Easter will be here on Sunday, April 16th so it’s time to plan for your Easter gifts, including Easter baskets for kids and friends, as well as Easter décor for your Easter brunch or Easter dinner table. You may not be hosting this year and want to get something for the host as a thank you for participating in their Easter celebration. Whatever the case, our Denver flower shop and Denver flower website have an Easter collection that meets your needs for variety, value, and convenience. We can deliver to your address through Saturday, April 15th or you can pick up in our Denver garden center. To show you what is available, here are some highlights from our Easter flower and gift collection: Easter Egg Basket offers shades of pink, lavender, and yellow flowers in a rustic basket that includes colorful plastic Easter eggs. Hoppy Easter is a great Easter package with a Mylar balloon, chocolates, and a floral display of a dog made from carnations dressed up as a bunny. There are also colorful Easter eggs as accents. Easter Egg-stravaganza includes lilies, iris, carnations and more in a vase filled with Easter eggs. It makes a great gift or

April 12th, 2017|Categories: Easter|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating Easter in Denver

Prom Season is Here in Denver!

Denver high school seniors are getting ready for one of the many memorable events that cap off their high school careers. Along with graduation, prom is one of the biggest days of the year for Denver high school seniors. This dinner and dance is a great way to celebrate that you made it and deserve a big party. If you got your date lined up for prom, your next steps are a dress, tux for your date, limo, hair and makeup and those flowers. You’ll need a prom corsage and boutonniere for your date, which, of course, should match your flowers in terms of the type of flower and color. You don’t have to go this alone! Our Denver flower shop has a floral design team that has already created some great prom corsages and prom boutonnieres that you can find online on our website or see them in our Denver flower shop. If you want to really stand out, you can make an appointment and bring in your dress so we can custom create a special prom corsage and boutonniere for prom. Our prom flowers are fresh and provide great value, including prom corsage wristlets or prom corsage pinned

April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Prom|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Prom Season is Here in Denver!

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