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June Wedding? Popular Flowers for Bouquets and More

It seems like this year has flown by quickly. It’s June already, and it’s time to start thinking about warmer weather in the U.S. - and maybe flowers for those of you who have June weddings coming up. We recently wrote about some flower ideas that are perfect for late-spring nuptials, but since there are so many blooms that can potentially add beauty to a casual or formal wedding, we thought we’d offer more suggestions. Continue reading [...]

Need Flowers for a Spring Wedding? Opt for These In-Bloom Selections

Doing last-minute flower shopping for a spring wedding? Wondering what’s in bloom so you’ll have the freshest, most springtime-ish blossoms to decorate your wedding ceremony or reception space?There are tons of gorgeous flowers springing up right now, and depending on where you live, you may be able to get your hands on all of them.Use the following spring flower guide to find floral sections that are readily available right now in North America. If you live somewhere else in the world, but want these flowers at your spring wedding, we’re guessing you’ll be able to find a floral seller online who can ship them to you quickly. Continue reading [...]

Modern Flower Arrangements for a Bridal Shower

Looking for the right flowers to create a modern arrangement for a bridal shower? There are several blooms you can choose from, and several ways that you can go about arranging those flowers to create a display that’s perfect. Continue reading [...]

Fleurt Flower Shop in Seattle

We were on a hunt for the top flower shops in Seattle and we found Fleurt, a shop that specializes in wedding and event flowers but crafts some amazing flowers for the home and office too.We thought we’d dedicate an entire post to Fleurt to tell you about all of the shop’s offerings and to give you a bit of background into the shop’s founder. Fleurt is definitely a florist we’ll be turning to when we’re visiting Seattle and need flowers for our hotel room, or when we want to give flowers to someone in the area. Continue reading [...]

3 Fun Flower Shops in New York City

Scouring the streets of New York City for anything can be fun, especially when you have so many beautiful and amazing sights to look at as you walk. Going on a treasure hunt for gorgeous flowers, and finding the perfect ones to take back home, can be absolute heaven though.We went searching for the best flower shops in NYC, so that you’ll know where to go if you need to pick up flowers for a dinner party, a gift, or your apartment. Maybe you’re staying in New York and could use some beauty Continue reading [...]

Winter Wedding Flowers

Whether you have a winter wedding coming up and still haven’t chosen flowers for it, or you’re planning a wedding for next year at this time, we have some winter flower arrangement ideas you might love.Winter is a fun time for displaying flowers because there are so many types you can put on show, which means there’s an abundance of combinations of blooms that can offer elegance, warmth, or winter cheer – whatever feeling you want to convey at your wedding. Continue reading [...]

Fall Wedding Flowers

Many brides like to get a jump-start on choosing flowers for their wedding, so we thought we’d offer some suggestions for great flowers for a fall wedding. Since fall just passed, we still have memories of the season’s prettiest blooms in our head.We’re vividly remembering warm orange and yellow-hued flowers like daisies and carnations. And, we’re envisioning these colors, plus others like lilies and orchids in shades of red and white, as stunning flowers for a fall wedding. Continue reading [...]

Flowers for a Hawaiian Wedding

Are you planning a Hawaiian-style wedding or a wedding in Hawaii? If so, we have some flower ideas that you might like. There are quite a few Hawaiian flowers that look lovely in a bouquet, corsage, or flower arrangement. These tropical blooms are perfect for casual or upscale weddings, weddings with most every color scheme, and weddings of almost any budget. Continue reading [...]

Flowers for a Beach Wedding

If you’re getting married on the beach, or having a beach-themed wedding, there are some wonderful combinations of flowers you can use to set the right tone.You can choose colorful beachy flowers that bring to mind a beautiful sunset viewed over calm waters. Or you can opt for pristine-colored flowers that conjure images of immaculate, white sandy shores. Of course, you can always go with flowers in various shades of blue like the many colors of seas that cover the earth. Continue reading [...]

Wedding Bouquet Flowers

Searching for wedding flowers can be fun, but it can also be challenging because there are so many beautiful choices.There are modern blooms and classic blossoms. There are big flowers and small ones. And, there are flowers in so many gorgeous hues. So, how do you choose? You look through tons of pictures, and you read a lot about flower combinations that will give you the look that you want for your wedding. Continue reading [...]
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Flowers for a Modern Wedding

If you’re looking for stylish flowers for a modern wedding, you have many beautiful blooms to choose from. Some of our favorites flowers for a modern wedding include those with an exotic look, but you can find modern wedding flowers that are classic and even playful.Modern wedding flowers can be found in most colors, so you can coordinate them with your décor and wedding attire. And, they’re available in many shapes and sizes, which means you’ll surely be able to find the perfect floral look for tabletop, hanging basket, or other display that you want at your nuptials. Continue reading [...]

Express Wintertime Warmth and Affection with Camellias

Cultivated in the gardens of Asia for centuries before coming to Europe and the United States as an import from the Orient, the camellia is a flower steeped in history, culture and amor. With the commercially important Camellia sinensis grown for tea around the world, the ornamentally spectacular species such as C. japonica and C. reticulata have found their way into gardens around the globe and into flower shops near you. Blooming at their brightest in December when the days are short and the nights are long, thousands of different cultivars of this winter bloom have appeared in everything from artwork to operas over the century and carry with them the message of adoration and affection. Continue reading [...]

Wonderful Flowers for a Winter Wedding

While June brides may be blushing and smiling across all the covers of wedding magazines, there is something elegant and lovely about a winter wedding. It's true that summertime nuptials might offer a few more flowers in season to choose from for the special day, but winter has its own wonderland of blooms for bouquets, boutonnieres, and the top of a wedding cake. Below are just a few of the choices available to you for a winter wedding. Continue reading [...]

5 Flowers for your Farm Dinner Table

With summer at its zenith, now is the time to dine out of doors around a long table set with vintage tablecloths, friends, and farm-fresh flowers. Along with the chipped, mismatched china and greens from your garden, be sure to set the table with a mix of these flowers that are sure to have your farm dinner guests feeling like kinfolk by the end of the night. Continue reading [...]

5 Whimsical Wildflowers for your Wedding Bouquet

Adding a bit of nature to your nuptials is easy with the choice of fresh flowers for your bouquet, ceremony and reception area. While your area florist will have a wide variety of beautiful, tropical flowers imported from all over the world, using more native-looking and natural wildflowers can lend a unique look to your special day. Here are five choices that will give any bouquet a fresh-picked look.Larkspur Native to parts of North America, this frilly flower comes in some of the truest Continue reading [...]

All About Stargazer Lilies

Lilies are a beautiful and versatile, and a perfect flower to give for so many different occasions. Calla lilies, Lily of the Valley, and the Casa Blanca lily, are just a few examples of the dozens of lily varieties that make beautiful bouquet additions. The Stargazer lily is a beautiful lily that has become wildly popular as additions to floral arrangements, or even as the main attraction. Continue reading [...]

The Right Summer Flowers: Mokara and Dendrobium Orchids

The great thing about summer flowers is that, because they are in season, you can often snag them up for a bargain! One fantastic bargain to grab are orchids, specifically, mokara and dendrobium orchids. Unlike their planted counterparts, mokara and dendrobium orchids are spectacular for a perfect summertime bouquet. Continue reading [...]

All About Lavender

Lavender is a plant that has numerous uses, from beauty to culinary, and for that lavender is a widely used and hugely popular plant. A member of the mint family, lavender is found all over the world, including parts of Europe, Africa, Asia and the Mediterranean. Lavender are the right flowers to give someone who is stressed, or sick. Continue reading [...]

Beautiful Flowers for Your Wife on Your Anniversary

Since June is famously the wedding month, it is also a big anniversary month! Beautiful flowers for your wife on your anniversary are an excellent way to honor the memory of your happy day. Whether you have flowers delivered to your wife at home, or at work, she will be thrilled to receive this fun and beautiful surprise. Continue reading [...]

Beautiful Flower Bouquets by Vera Wang

Vera Wang has proven that wedding dresses are not the only stunning pieces of work that she can create; her beautiful flower bouquets are equally breathtaking. Vera Wang is a New York-based fashion designer who is best known for her couture bridal creations. Her simple and elegant designs are favored by celebrities for their weddings including Jessica Simpson, Ivanka Trump, Chelsea Clinton and Alicia Keys. Vera Wang has teamed up with FTD to design a line of breath-taking flower arrangements. Continue reading [...]

Ombre Wedding Flower Bouquets

The ombre trend is on fire and we have seen it go from hair, to nails and home decor and now to weddings. In fact, ombre-themed weddings are quickly becoming all the rage and ombre wedding flower bouquets are in demand! Ombre means a graduation of one color, from light to dark (or dark to light). For instance, in hair it may look like dark brown roots, slowly graduate to lighter brown/caramel-colored hair, ending in blonde at the tips. In clothing, it can look like a skirt that starts off as light pink at the hem and slowly graduating into dark pink at the waist. Continue reading [...]

The Right Luxury Roses for Your Occasion

Looking for luxury roses for your loved one? Roses are one of the most popular flowers that are given to the special someone in your life, and while many people aim to find the best price available for their expression of love, certain occasions in life call for nothing but the best. Whether you are proposing, expressing sincere apologies or simply want to tell that cherished loved one just how much you love them, expensive luxury roses can be worth the money! Continue reading [...]

Flowers by Color – Roses that Aren’t Red

Love the idea of roses for your wedding but want a color more unique than red or white? Wedding roses are a timeless tradition that can be made modern by incorporating fun and unexpected colors. Unique wedding roses can be a beautiful, fragrant way for modern couples to compromise with traditional relatives. Continue reading [...]

Flowers by Color – Red Wedding Flowers

Red flowers for a wedding can seem incredibly cliche to some, but put aside your visions of red roses adorned with baby’s breath and flanked by silver plastic vases. If red is one of your favorite colors then contemporary-looking red wedding flowers are a realistic option for you. Red flowers for a wedding can look great alone, or with other accent colors, and just need to be taken beyond the overdone rose. Continue reading [...]

Flowers by Color – Green Wedding Flowers

Green flowers for a wedding can be a challenge because the most popular flower choices are colors that contrast from green flower stems and green bouquet fillers. If your wedding theme or color choices include green, then green wedding flowers would be a likely choice for your wedding decor. Green flowers for a wedding do not have to include the unnatural, neon-dyed carnations that we usually see when searching green flowers. Continue reading [...]

Flowers by Color – Pink Wedding Flowers

Pink wedding flowers are a classic flower color and a color that many brides, especially springtime brides, opt-for in their wedding color-scheme. While pink flowers for weddings are being over-shadowed by this seasons unique color schemes of bright oranges, grays and navy blues, pink-loving brides can breathe a sigh of relief that their tried and true standby is still available in lush, dreamy bouquets. Continue reading [...]