Celebrate the Boss on Bosses Day, Friday, October 16th

c1This is that time of year to recognize your boss and thank them for having the faith and belief in you to hire and manage you on a daily basis.

You know they have a lot on their plate as the boss and you want to tell them that you value what they do.c2

Bosses Day is a great time to do that, and it’s coming up quick on Friday, October 16th.c3

To help you pick something that shows you appreciate them while still sticking within a budget, we have put together a gift guide to help you see what’s possible – from flower arrangements and plants to gift baskets:

  • The Tuscan Sun Bouquet has sunflowers, garden roses, and autumn lilies in three sizes.
  • The Cottage Garden Bouquet is a garden-style flower arrangement with sunflowers, English roses, field asters and berry blush stock along with seasonal accents in a glass cube.c4
  • Festival Countryside has sunflowers and garden roses that combine to make a stunning display.
  • The Autumn Garden Gathering is a garden-style centerpiece with a votive candle that is surrounded by hydrangea, garden roses, and sunflowers.
  • The Deluxe Garden Metropolitan Centerpiece has sunflowers, hydrangea, garden roses, callas and orchids in a glass vase.c5
  • The Autumn Flowers, Fruit, and Chocolate Gift Basket has fresh flowers, fruit, and chocolates to offer a wide array of gifts in just one basket.
  • The Bloomig Hydrangea Garden is a gorgeous display of flowering plants and ivy in a container. It can be left in the container or transplanted into a garden.c6
  • The Black Tie VIP Gift Basket lets your boss know they are the VIP with a huge array of items, including chocolate truffles, cookies, cheese, crackers, caramel, hot cocoa, pretzels and fudge. The basket is wrapped up with an elegant bow to complete the presentation.

These gift items and more for Bosses Day are available at any of our Atlanta flower shops, online at our website, or by telephone.c7

We can deliver throughout the Atlanta area.c8

Or, if you work in a virtual environment, we can send many of these items throughout the country thanks to our partnerships in our flower shop network.

Homecoming in Atlanta

c1With the school year in full swing, it’s that time for Atlanta high schools to have their homecoming, including the big football game, the return of alumni, and that special dance.

It’s the time to make special memories and get the most out of your high school experience.c2

Besides the perfect dress and tux, the limo, and all the other preparations, you can’t forget the homecoming flowers, including a corsage and boutonniere.

Times have changed and these are typically bought together by the parents or the couple.

All of our Atlanta flower shops and our online flower shop are here to help you get ready with a wide selection of choices, colors, varieties and prices.c3

To provide you with some ideas, here are just a few of the many homecoming corsages and homecoming boutonnieres we have available for order by phone, in store, or online:c4

  • The Deluxe White Spray Roses, Freesia Wrist Corsage with Diamonds is an elegant presentation with white spray roses, sheer ribbons, freesia and diamond sparkle accents.
  • The Purple Phaleonopsis Orchid Corsage with Jeweled Wristlet features a purple phaleonopsis orchid, green hypericum c5berries, black studs, sheer ribbon and a keepsake black jeweled wristlet.  This is only available at our Atlanta flower shops.
  • The Fashion Pink Gerbera Daisy Corsage with Black Jeweled Wristlet has hot pink gerbera daisies, diamond studs, ribbons and a keepsake black jeweled wristlet.  c5
  • The Double Green Cymibidum Corsage with Pearl Wristlet contains two green cymbidium orchids, hypericum berries, floral greenery and sheer ribbons along with a pearl wristlet.
  • The Dendrobium Orchid & Roses with Rhinestones Corsage has purple dendrobium orchids and roses, rhinestones and a keepsake diamond “Rock Candy” wristlet.

Each of these has a matching boutonniere to keep your date coordinated to your dress.

Other available boutonnieres include:c6

  • The Orange Rose Boutonniere has an “orange unique” Ecuadorian rose with orange accent flowers and an orange wire stem wrap.
  • The Lavender Lisianthis Boutonniere has a lavender lisianthis with a gold wire stem wrap.  c7

Place your order today!

The First Day of Fall Arrives on September 23rd

c1Summer has now officially drawn to a close as we have changed over our showrooms in all of our Atlanta flower shop locations to celebrate the first day of autumn on September 23rd.c2

Not only is every showroom overflowing with gorgeous fall flower arrangements and décor, but many of these items are also already on sale to celebrate the new season.c3

To give you a preview of what is now available in terms of fall flowers, check out these spectacular flower arrangements:

  • The Tuscan Sun Bouquet is a European design with sunflowers, lilies, garden roses and all accent pieces that comes in different sizes.
  • The Cottage Garden Bouquet is a European garden style arrangement with sunflowers, berry-blush stock, lavender English roses, field asters and autumn accents in a glass cube.  c4
  • The Autumn Splendor Cube is another glass cube flower arrangement that overflows with orange lilies, roses, sunflowers and other fall greenery.
  • The Orange Zest Fall Vase is a glass cylinder vase that contains orange Asiatic lilies, fall roses, and yellow chrysanthemums that offers a warm welcome to the fall season.
  • Vera Wang’s Autumn Splendor comes from the Vera Wang flower collection and offers a range of colors in three sizes of 12, 16, or 19 stems. There are red roses, c5orange spray roses, burgundy LA hybrid lilies, leucadendron stems and greener yin a clear glass vase. This particular fall flower arrangement is for local delivery only.
  • The Autumn Garden Gathering flower centerpiece is perfect for the fall table and contains sunflowers, hydrangea and garden roses that surround a votive candle in a glass cube.c6
  • The Deluxe Garden Metropolitan Centerpiece is a local only delivery choice and offers a unique designer look for the dining table with a garden-style design that contain sunflowers and hydrangea, garden roses with exotic orchids and colored callas in a vase.

Whether you are looking to send a gift for a birthday or other special occasion or you are decorating your home or for a special event like a fall wedding, call, visit our website, or visit our Atlanta flower shops to see what’s new for the new season! c7

We’re here to also help with custom fall flower arrangements or custom fall flower centerpieces or wreaths. Don’t forget that we also have some great fall gifts and collectibles, including fall gift baskets available in our store and online.

National Grandparents Day is September 13th

c1Grandparents Day is Sunday, September 13th and it’s the perfect opportunity to celebrate everything that makes having grandparents so special. They are there to offer love and impart knowledge as well as work to instill values. And, they are there to spoil you.

To treat them to something special on their own day, here are some beautiful floral gifts that your grandparents may enjoy to brighten their homes:c2

  • Fanciful Garden European Cube is a stunning display of garden roses and gerbera daisies in hues of pink and fuchsia.
  • Carithers Fond Arrival Bouquet is a Better Homes and Gardens floral design that offers roses, mini carnations, Asiatic lilies and greenery in shades of lavender, burgundy, and peach. It comes in a clear glass cube with a green plaid ribbon. You can choose 15, 19, or 24 stems.

Now that fall is nearly here, we also have some beautiful fall flower arrangements that your grandparents may enjoy as décor for their home. Here are just a few ideas:c3

  • Pumpkin Patch offers an array of fall flowers that have been topped off with a decorative pumpkin.
  • Autumn Gems contains yellow Asiatic lilies, garden roses, sunflowers and corkscrew willow.c4
  • The Sedona Modern Autumn Cube has a stunning combination of roses, sunflowers, and orchids.

Beyond these floral ideas and our ability to create any type of custom flower arrangement, we have other gift items that your grandparents may enjoy:

  • We offer many green plants, blooming plants, and dish gardens that could appeal to those grandparents with a green thumb that can turn the gift into a long-term display in a garden or yard.c5
  • Our gift basket collection offers an array of delicious fresh seasonal fruit options as well as baskets full of tasty treats that they are sure to enjoy.
  • There are many add-on gifts, such as greeting cards, stuffed animals, chocolates and balloons that are sure to make your grandparents smile.

Whether they are here in the Atlanta area or across the country, we can help you celebrate Grandparents Day in style and on budget through our local hand deliveries and our national network of florist partners that offer the same service no matter where they are in the nation. Order today and let your grandparents know just how much they mean to you!

Our Showroom is Dressed for Fall!

1  20150810_101426While we love our summertime, fall is also a true favorite among our staff at our Atlanta flower shop locations because it gives us a chance to showcase some dramatic colors and flower arrangements while also preparing for some of those great fall holidays like Halloween and Thanksgiving.1  20150810_101444

Our fall flowers are finally here and available to start giving as gifts for the new school year as well as special occasions.

Online, we now have our fall flowers and gift collection to share with those of you that want to browse at home.1  20150810_101551_001_edited-1

However, if you can come into our Atlanta showrooms, you’ll be able to see what these pictures featured here are highlighting while also enjoying the many other floral designs we now have on display.

This is the time of the year to enjoy the rich hues and symbols of the fall harvest, including pumpkins, the changing colors of leaves, and sunflowers.1   20150810_101809

There are also scarecrows and cornucopias as well as a few witches and goblins.

On display, we also have a number of examples of fall centerpieces for special celebrations and gatherings as well as for fall events and fall weddings.

For example, the Southern Elegance Centerpiece features southern garden florals in hues of orange, merlot, cranberry and soft yellow.20150810_101616

Our Colorful Metropolitan Centerpiece is arranged in a modern glass rectangle that features sunburnt autumn roses, protea, lilies, berries and other fall accents.1  20150810_101642_edited-1

Our Deluxe Garden Metropolitan Centerpiece has sunflowers and hydrangea, garden roses with exotic orchids and spicy callas in a glass container.

You can also check out our fall gifts, such as the Autumn Fruit & Flowers Basket with fresh seasonal flowers, fresh fruits, and a box of chocolates in a wicker basket.20150810_101441

We are in the process of putting together other special fall gifts and collectibles that will be featured in our Atlanta flower shops as well as online.

Be sure to visit us today.

We’d love to have you check out our showrooms dressed for the fall. You can pick out great items to decorate your home while also plan for special upcoming birthdays, anniversaries, or other occasions.1  20150810_101505_edited-1

We’ll see you soon!

Everyone Needs a Little Flower Therapy

c1c2We have all had those days where it didn’t go as planned, we feel discouraged, or maybe we are physically under the weather.

We also know others that have experienced the same thing.

That’s when it’s nice to take the time and treat others we care about and maybe even ourselves to a little flower therapy.

Scientific evidence has shown that flowers do improve one’s mental and even physical state, offering that kind of pick me up we all could use.c3

At Carithers Flowers, we are so happy that our flowers can have that kind of effect on others. It makes us feel as though we are really helping others.

To give you some ideas of the type of get well flowers, plants, and gifts we offer, we thought we would share a few prescriptions here with you:c4

  • Wishes and Blessings Bouquet is full of yellow and white flowers, including garden roses and hydrangea, in a European glass vase.
  • The Get Well Soon Bouquet comes with a “Get Well Soon” Mylar balloon. The flower arrangement consists of yellow lilies, roses, and alstromeria in a glass vase.c5
  • Thinking of You is a bouquet of daisies and lilies that also comes with a “Get Well Soon” Mylar balloon.

Along with flowers, we have some pretty great get well gifts that are still from Nature’s best selection:

  • The Living Plant Garden comes with a Mylar balloon and consists of many types of green and blooming plants.
  • The Pink Inspiration Dish Garden includes seasonal blooming plants, such as cylcomen, azalea, or kalanchoe. The garden also contains a peace lily and fittonia.c6
  • The Classic Fruit Basket has many seasonal fresh fruits that offer a wonderful taste not to mention some great health benefits.

You can order these gifts online, by phone, or in our Atlanta flower shop.

We deliver to businesses, homes, and even hospitals throughout Atlanta and across the country. Contact us today to help your loved ones get on the mend faster!

Friendship Week Offers Flowers, Plants, and Gifts

c1The third week of August is officially known as Friendship Week and is intended to recognize the important and value of creating and having friendships.

As an integral part of our emotional support system, friends are there to listen, make us laugh, and add to our quality of life.c2

In turn, we do the same for them.

It’s one of the most important relationships we can have in life and it was what teaches us about ourselves and others.c3

To help you celebrate Friendship Week and let those friends near and far know just how much you appreciate them, we have some great gifts that you can pick up in any of our Atlanta flower shops or send anywhere in the local area or around the country.

Check out these gift ideas for Friendship Week:c4

  • Ray of Sunshine is filled with yellow sunflowers and poms as well as purple button poms.
  • The Vibrant Summer Garden is a unique, garden style arrangement full of lilies, orchids, and roses.
  • Hydrangea & Orchids has full-bloom white hydrangea, yellow cymbidium orchids, and willow.
  • Artisan Orchids features white cymbidium orchids, calla lilies, and foliage in an eye-catching arrangement.
  • For All You has yellow roses and white spring daisies together in a green glass vase.c5
  • More than just flowers, we also have gift baskets, fresh fruit baskets, chocolates and other delights like the Thinking of You dozen brownies that comes wrapped up fresh in a classic gift box.c6
  • We also have balloon bouquets, stuffed animals, greeting cards and collectibles that are great ways to celebrate your friendships.
  • Our plant collection also includes green plants, indoor plants, and flowering plants.

Order today and we can do same day delivery as well as any scheduled deliveries you prefer!


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