Memorial Day in Atlanta

Memorial Day is Monday, May 29th but typically the entire weekend leading up to it includes many events geared toward remembering and recognizing all those we have lost in wars and conflicts that so bravely fought for our freedom. There are numerous events in the Atlanta area for Memorial Day, including a parade and many graveside services. You may also be doing your own remembrance day event at a graveside at a fallen loved one. It’s a time to remember these loved ones with fondness and share memories about their lives. We have many patriotic flower arrangements and wreaths that are a respectful way to honor those on Memorial Day: • Sincere Sympathy Basket includes mini carnations, red roses, gladioli and more in a choice of three sizes. • The American Patriot Standing Spray includes football mums, gladioli, delphiniums, roses and carnations in patriotic colors. • The Light in Your Honor is an array of white flowers that are a respectful and elegant way to remember the loss of loved ones over Memorial Day. • The American Patriot Sympathy Basket offers a patriotic mix of colors and flowers like mums, carnations, and gladioli along with accent flowers and greenery. • [...]

Graduation Day in Atlanta

Let the celebrations begin! Whether you are in middle or high school or you are in college, the fact that you have made it through and are in reach of that diploma is an accomplishment to be commended. As a parent, you are beaming with pride and are thrilled at this day. You may even be planning a graduation party to celebrate. This is also an opportune time to thank teachers, tutors, and administrators for what they have done to help your kids get this far. We have gifts and party décor for graduation that you can use to make the day even more special. Working with our Atlanta flower shop, you have a convenient way to take care of the graduation bouquet for your grad, the flowers for the graduation party, and gifts for everyone that helped along the way. Here are some ideas to show you what’s possible for graduation: • Celebration Bouquet is a festive flower arrangement with orange lilies, hot pink roses and more in a cube vase with lots of ribbons. • Shades of Purple is a stunning display of lavender roses, asters, and stock. • You’re All That! Includes hydrangea, tangerine and princess roses, [...]

May 19th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Still Time to Spoil Mom on Mother’s Day

Whether your Mom is in the Atlanta area or somewhere in the country, there’s still time to gift her with something that shows how much you care about everything she has done for you and what she means to you. We have a tremendous collection of Mother’s Day gifts to choose from that can be hand delivered throughout the Atlanta area as well as delivered in a similar way with our network of florist partners across the United States. If you are still struggling with what to get Mom, here are some more Mother’s Day gift ideas from our Mother’s Day flower collection that can inspire you to find exactly what fits your Mom’s personality and tastes as well as your budget: • Red Roses and Stargazer Lilies includes two premium flower varieties in red and pink hues. Mom will adore this stunning flower arrangement. • Gorgeous Ecuadorian Lavender Roses includes our Grand Reserve roses, which are 30% larger than any other rose variety. These lavender roses are truly special just like your Mom. • The Blooming Hydrangea Garden is a unique Mother’s Day gift that contains a variety of flowering plants, including blooming hydrangea, along with ivy in a [...]

Celebrating Mother’s Day in Atlanta and Around the Country

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14th and it’s that special time where we honor our mothers for all that they do for us. We may not tell them enough just how much we appreciate their hard work, thoughtfulness, and tireless efforts on our behalf. Now is the time to show Mom just how much we love her with a day of pampering and gifts. We have a Mother’s Day flower and gift collection that offers something for every Mom whether your Mom is here in the Atlanta area or she is elsewhere in the country. Most of our Mother’s Day gifts ship around the country thanks to our network of florist partners that share our values and offer high-quality flowers and gifts in your area. Here are some gifts for Mom to get you started on your shopping: • Celebration Bouquet includes hot pink roses, orange lilies, and other festive flowers in a garden cube vase. Mom will be thrilled! • The Midtown Garden is an elegant display that is presented in the European pave style in a glass vase. • Parisian Bouquet features garden hydrangea, lisianthus, lilies, and roses in a willow-lined glass vase. • The Love Story Bouquet [...]

Teacher Appreciation Week in Atlanta

As the school year comes to a close, it’s time to thank those amazing teachers and administrators for everything they do for your kids. They take care of your kids, shape their thinking, and prepare them for the future. The week of May 1st to May 5th is National Teacher Appreciation Week in Atlanta so it’s time to think about giving them a special gift to show just how much you value what they do. We have many special flowers and plant gifts that provide a way to show your thanks. Here are some ideas that you can pick up in our Atlanta flower shop or we can hand deliver your teacher gifts to the Atlanta area schools. Check out these great teacher gifts: • Glorious Summer Garden reminds us that summer is nearly here. It offers sunflowers, lisianthus, hydrangea, lilies, garden roses and stock. • Joyful Wishes provides a cheery statement with roses, orchids, and garden hydrangea in a glass vase accented with color décor stones and aspidistra. • If you have many teachers to buy for, a bud vase is the perfect gift idea because it is compact and value priced. We have many to choose from, including [...]

April 25th, 2017|Categories: Teachers|Tags: , |0 Comments

Administrative Professionals Week in Atlanta

Despite being thankful every day of the work week that you have an awesome admin or team of admins, this is your moment to stop and show your appreciation properly. That’s right, it’s Administrative Professionals Week from Monday, April 24th to Friday, April 28th. Administrative Professionals Day is Wednesday, April 26th. No need to worry about what you are going to get them because we have an Administrative Professionals Week collection of flowers and gifts that you can order in our Atlanta flower shop, by phone, or through our website. There are all types of styles and prices so you can get your shopping done quickly and make sure everyone knows just how much you care about your admins. Here are some highlights to get you started: • Celebration Bouquet features hot pink roses, orange lilies, and many other colorful varieties in a cube vase. • For All You Do Bouquet has yellow roses and white spring daisies, offering cheerful thanks. • You’re All That Bouquet has hydrangea, tangerine and princes roses, and hot pink gerbera in a glass vase. • Rose Delight Bouquet is a stunning gift of six long-stem roses in your choice of red, pink, or yellow. [...]

April 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Celebrating Easter in Atlanta

Easter arrives on Sunday, April 16th and is a special family time where many get together and celebrate with a visit to church, Easter egg hunt, and delicious meal. We enjoy this time of year because it also celebrates the spring season and offers a great way to incorporate many bright and beautiful flowers. Our Easter gift collection offers many nice décor items for your own Easter celebration or to give as gifts to loved ones, colleagues, and more. Here are some highlights that illustrate the wide selection we have on hand in our Atlanta flower shops and through our flower website: • The Happy Easter Tulip Bouquet offers 15, 25, or 35 tulips from Holland in bright colors along with a “Happy Easter” balloon. • Easter Lily represents Easter in a deeply religious way. This beautiful flower offers beautiful white blooms in single, double, or trip stocks. • Easter is all about the spring banquet table so dress up that lunch, brunch, or dinner with an Easter centerpiece. We have many to choose from, such as the Spring Easter Centerpiece with Candles that offers spring flowers and three taper candles. The Modern Deluxe Tulip Centerpiece comes with 40 Dutch [...]

Prom Season Arrives in Atlanta

Atlanta high schools are preparing for prom, which means dresses, tuxes, and limos as well as prom corsages and prom boutonnieres. It’s a lot of shopping and planning, which can easily become very stressful. However, we are here at Carithers Flowers to make it anything but thanks to our wide selection of gorgeous prom flowers that can be matched to your prom attire. You can also be assured that you are getting the freshest flowers at the best prices so they are sure to enhance those prom photos and remain beautiful all through the dinner, dance, and festivities. Our floral design team stays on top of all the latest prom flower trends to incorporate these ideas alongside their traditional prom flower designs so you have the best selection as well for your Atlanta prom. We even suggest bringing your dress in so you can see how different flowers look alongside it. You can select from wrist corsages or those you pin on your dress. We offer a wide range of beautiful options and colors, including roses, orchids, carnations, calla lilies and more. Plus, we can add some bling to your prom corsage with pearls, ribbons, sculpting wire and rhinestones just [...]

Wedding Flower Planning on National Proposal Day

bridal bouquet(focus on the flowers,special photo f/x) Today, March 20th, is National Proposal Day. It celebrates that idea that someone got down on bended knee and had the courage to take their relationship and love to the next stage in life by proposing marriage. It’s an exciting time, but it also can be stressful with all the planning that goes into having a wedding. Our job as a florist is to take the stress out of wedding flowers and put in the joy of selecting the perfect floral design and flowers for your bouquet, wedding party, ceremony, reception, cake and maybe even your hair! We are proud to be recognized in 2017 by Wedding Wire as well as recently participated in the Georgia Wedding Show where we showcased some of our extraordinary work for wedding flowers. Now that you know others have picked us as their favorite for wedding flowers, we want you to have the same great experience. To get you started before you arrange your free consultation with us, you can go to our dedicated wedding flower website and peruse the many floral designs seen in other weddings. You’ll see what you might like or use for [...]

March 20th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

More Special Days in March to Celebrate with Flowers and Plants!

As if the first half of March wasn’t special enough, now there are even more days to celebrate during the second half of the month. First up is St. Patrick’s Day on Friday, March 17th followed by the first day of spring and International Earth Day on March 20th. All three of these days will be that much better with flowers and plants in your life plus those that you gift to those special people in your life. Check out these great spring celebration ideas from our spring collection: • Dutch Farm-Fresh Tulips in Vase offers a little bit of Holland for your spring celebration with a range of bright spring colors. • Head Over Heals brings shades of pink, red, and hot pink together to create a stunning spring bouquet of roses, stock, spray roses, Dutch tulips, gerbera daisies and hydrangea in a lily grass lined vase. • The Candy Tulips Bouquet showcases an array of bright tulips bunched into three groups. • Rhapsody Showcase displays roses, cymbidium orchids, miniature calla lilies, hydrangea and more in a clustered bouquet floral design. • The Pink Hydrangea Garden comes in a black container and provides a special floral gift that can [...]