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Celebrating National Grandparents’ Day

Sunday, September 10th is National Grandparents' Day. There is still time to get your grandparents a special gift of flowers whether they live here in Denver or somewhere else in the United States. We work with a network of flower shops across the country that know you want to send something special to your grandparents that shows your love. Here are some gift ideas for Grandparents' Day from our best sellers collection: STEAL THE SPOTLIGHT BOUQUET This flower arrangement comes in a glass blown vase. There are pink stargazer lilies, snapdragons, stock, and roses. Also featured are green miniature hydrangea and pink miniature carnations. A SPLENDID DAY BOUQUET This is a lovely flower arrangement of purple and green flowers. It showcases lavender roses and monte casino asters as well as purple matsumoto asters, green hypericum berries, and green button poms. You can select from three sizes of flower arrangements. CALIFORNIA CHIC BOUQUET Designed by Kathy Ireland Home, this flower arrangement includes coral roses, lavender stock, magenta mini carnations, and pink Oriental lilies. ALWAYS ON MY MIND LONG STEM ROSES Your grandparents will love this stunning arrangement of premium long-stem red roses and seasonal greenery in a clear glass garden vase.

September 9th, 2017|Categories: Grandparents Day|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating National Grandparents’ Day

Celebrating Labor Day in Denver

Labor Day is the first Monday of every September. It celebrates the American worker by giving them a three-day weekend in which to enjoy themselves. While not everyone gets this time, those that do often use it to the fullest. This might mean a quick weekend getaway or some type of staycation. For those that don't like braving the roads over the holiday weekend, there are many pool parties and barbecues. Whatever you do, make sure you do something with Labor Day. After all, it is the unofficial end to summer and signals the start of school for many kids. With the end of summer and start of fall, it's a good time to take advantage of the last of the summer flowers. These beauties are an excellent addition to a Labor Day celebration. Plus, they make a nice present for a host of a Labor Day party should you get invited somewhere. Check out these summer flower arrangements before they are all gone: SUNNY GARDEN BASKET™ This garden basket includes a combination of available seasonal flowers, including roses, sunflowers, daisies, and others. There are three sizes of baskets: standard, deluxe, and premium. The standard basket includes daisies instead of

August 28th, 2017|Categories: Labor Day|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating Labor Day in Denver

Flowers are the Best Gift for National Smile Week and Romance Awareness Month

August is Romance Awareness Month plus the second week in the month is known as National Smile Week. Both celebrations call for a special gift for those special people in your life so that they know you are thinking about them and want them to be happy. We have all types of special flower gifts that make ideal presents for such occasions. That's because their color and beauty symbolize love, warmth, generosity, and joy in each petal and across each fragrance. Here are some special gift ideas that you can use for either occasion that offers a range of prices and styles designed to match your special recipient: FLORAL EMBRACE Floral Embrace provides lilies, sunflowers, roses, stock and alstroemeria in a cylinder vase.   PICK ME UP BOUQUET The Pick-Me-Up® Bouquet brings a smile with its mix of colors and flowers that showcase lavender roses, magenta mini carnations, green button poms, yellow daisies, and yellow solidago. It arrives in a keepsake oversized ceramic mug with the words, "Pick Me Up." SUNNY MOOD BOUQUET Housed in a cube vase, this bouquet includes yellow roses, lilies, and button pompons along with green carnations and bupleurum. SO VERY LOVED BOUQUET This stunning bouquet

August 6th, 2017|Categories: Gifts|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Flowers are the Best Gift for National Smile Week and Romance Awareness Month

Flower and Plant Gifts for Teachers

This is the time of year when school starts again. In just a matter of a couple weeks, it will be that time where the kids start a new year and you, as a parent, get to meet the new teachers. What better way to kick off the year than with a small welcome and early thank you gift for them as well as administrators and counselors. Here are some seasonal flower and plant gifts to consider for the school year: SUNNY GARDEN BASKET This charming basket contains roses, sunflowers, daisies, and more. As a compact flower arrangement, it makes for a great floral display on a teacher's desk. GARDEN OF JOY This stunning array includes sunflowers along with other yellow flowers like roses, carnations, and daisy pompons. There are also green button pompons, solidago, bupleurum, and an aspidistra leaf within a wooden rectangle box.  SUNNY SIESTA This bold floral presentation includes light orange roses and alstroemeria, yellow Asiatic lilies, and orange gerbera daisies. These are arranged in an organza ribbon-wrapped cylinder vase. TURN UP THE PINK This cheerful flower arrangement offers pink and orange hues, multiple types of flowers, and a fuschia cube vase. LUSCIOUS GREEN DISH GARDEN Teachers

August 4th, 2017|Categories: Teachers|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Flower and Plant Gifts for Teachers

Celebrating Friendship in Denver and Around the World

No matter where your friends are, your heart is with them. Sunday, July 30th is International Friendship Day, which is the perfect day to reach out to them with a message and special gift so they know you are thinking about them that day and every day no matter where the world they are living. We thought we would help you out by providing some beautiful floral gifts that show your love and friendship. Check out these gift ideas from our summer flower collection: SUNFLOWER SWEETNESS BOUQUET This bouquet showcases iris, sunflowers, daisies, button pompons and solidago within a mid-century modern ceramic vase that features a trellis pattern. MEADOW BOUQUET This stunning floral display has lavender carnations, white Asiatic lilies and daisy poms, orange alstroemeria, coral roses, and other special flowers and greenery arranged in a ceramic "illusion" vase that offers the look of a leaf-lined glass pillar. FRESH OUTLOOK BOUQUET This mixed bouquet delivers sunflowers along with pink roses and alstroemeria and burgundy mini-carnations arranged in a ceramic "illusion" vase that gives the appearance of a leaf-lined glass pillar. GOLDEN VISIONS BOUQUET This elegant bouquet offers sunflowers along with yellow roses, carnations, and daisy pompons that are accented with solidago and bupleurum. All

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Friendship|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Celebrating Friendship in Denver and Around the World

Our Exclusive Floral Designs Deliver Elegance and Beauty

What does exclusive mean? Well, it means it's the only one of its kind, which adds to the value it delivers to the recipient or the person buying it. Not being able to buy it anywhere else can make an item truly special. And, that's the message we wanted to send with our exclusive floral design collection. While there are similar floral designs across flower shops based on classic floral designs. Our exclusive designs mean that only our floral designers have developed and offer these unique artistic displays. Here are some highlights that illustrate the style and types of special floral designs you can find as part of this flower arrangement and bouquet collection:   These pictures speak for themselves in terms of illustrating the truly innovative floral designs at work with our exclusive Denver flower bouquets.  It's not only about the choice of gorgeous flowers and how they are arranged within the design, but it's also about the types of accents like artichokes that are used as well as the stunning containers that complete the look of each flower arrangement.  Our floral design team noted that they get their inspiration from the beautiful surroundings right here in Denver during hiking

July 16th, 2017|Categories: Colorado Florist|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Our Exclusive Floral Designs Deliver Elegance and Beauty

Great Gifts for Great Family

There's more to celebrate in July than our independence. There are the togetherness and special relationships that come from our family. In July, there are many special occasion days dedicated to family: Cousin's Day on July 23rd Parent's Day on July 24th Aunt and Uncle Day on July 26th Father-in-Law Day on July 30th We've got the best type of gifts to send family that lives here in Denver and some gift options that are available for national delivery. Here are some  special gifts from our gift collection to consider for your loved ones: JUNK FOOD BASKET This is a special treat for any occasion and says it's alright to have some of those sugary and salty snacks once-in-awhile. This gift basket includes cookies, candy bars, chips, soda and more. Food and drinks vary based on availability. TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME The baseball lover in the family will love this basket of baseball goodies like peanuts and Cracker Jacks as well as pistachios, pretzels, and root beer. It also comes with a baseball! VINTAGE GIFT BASKET Our Vintage Gift Basket features some special items like a solid milk chocolate Mug of Beer (or Root Beer, depending on the recipient's age)

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