Poinsettia Day is December 12th

Tuesday, December 12th is Poinsettia Day. This is a nationally recognized day that celebrates this festive flowering plant. It's the perfect opportunity to send a gift of a poinsettia plant to a friend, family member, colleague, client, or anyone else who might enjoy the festive cheer this flowering plant brings. We are your headquarters here in Atlanta for poinsettia plants. Here are some of the options we have available for Poinsettia Day and Christmas: The HOLIDAY POINSETTIA is $45.99. It is between 15" and 17" tall. The poinsettia features 6-9 holiday blooms. It is delivered in a wicker basket with holiday trim. This is a popular gift for corporate clients, groups, charities, and churches. The DELUXE POINSETTIA is $65.99. It is at least 19" tall and has up to 15-holiday blooms. It is also delivered in a wicker basket with holiday trim. You have a choice of the red or white poinsettia plant. At over 26 inches tall and more than 20 blooms, the IMPERIAL POINSETTIA is our largest and costs $79.99. We are proud to offer this exclusively. Additionally, we have many poinsettia plants in baskets that come with other green and blooming plants as well as holiday accents [...]

A Very Festive Atlanta Holiday Showroom for Gifts and Decor

It's that time of year again and we are ready with a holiday showroom that offers dazzling gift idea, such as Christmas centerpieces, wreaths, and garlands. We also have floral arrangements, poinsettia plants, stocking stuffers, and other holiday treats. To get you started, be sure to check out our holiday collection online and in our Atlanta flower shop. It's full of beautiful new design ideas for this year thanks to our incredible floral design team. The collection includes decor and gifts for Hanukkah and Christmas as well as New Year's Eve. There are also great holiday gift baskets to choose from, which make great gifts for holiday party hosts, friends and family, colleagues and clients, and all the great people who help you throughout the year. Here are just a few highlights from this year's holiday collection now available for order online, by phone, or in our store with many items that can be delivered throughout the country: WINTER WARMTH' IN COPPER CERAMIC PLANTER is a unique local-only delivery arrangement for the holidays. It includes scented holiday cedars and firs as well as white roses, snow poms, and pine cone in a copper ceramic planter. FESTIVE SEASONS BY CARITHERS is [...]

Celebrating Holiday Shopping Days in Atlanta

With Thanksgiving just wrapped up, it's now time to prepare for those special holiday shopping days that deliver the deals you need to get holiday shopping done affordably. We are ready to welcome you to our Atlanta flower shop on Black Friday and especially Small Business Saturday. If you can't make those you can also visit our website for Cyber Monday on November 27th. To get you started, we've already launched our Christmas collection of flowers, holiday plants like poinsettias and Christmas lilies, and seasonal gifts. Besides what we have available through our online Christmas collection, our Atlanta flower shop also features additional seasonal gifts and the ability to create custom Christmas flower arrangements. You will be able to now order for the holidays as well all the way through New Year's! This includes holiday wreaths and garlands, decorated Christmas trees as well as tabletop Christmas trees, Christmas centerpieces, Hanukkah flowers, Kwanzaa flower arrangements and more. Additionally, we have holiday gift baskets that are a nice choice for everyone from family and friends to employees, clients, the boss and service people who work with you throughout the year. These Christmas gift baskets include options for gourmet snacks, fresh fruit, and [...]

Time for Fresh Floral Designs and Special Gifts for Thanksgiving Week

Thanksgiving week is nearly here so it's time to start finalizing your plans for fresh floral decor for your home as well as special gifts for all the loved ones in your life. We've not only added more items to our Thanksgiving collection, but we have also put many items on sale. This is the time to take advantage of the extraordinary value available even before the special holiday deals arrive. Here are some highlights from our fresh floral design collection and special gifts that are perfect for you, your guests, or the Thanksgiving host: ATLANTA SUNSET This stunning fall arrangement features green hydrangea, succulents, sunset orange roses, and seasonal foliage in a cylinder vase. BOUNTIFUL AUTUMN CORNUCOPIA This large cornucopia includes sunflowers and garden roses, fall accents, gourds and dried wheat within a basket shaped like a cornucopia. FLORAL HARVEST This unique fall arrangement for Thanksgiving offers orchids, autumn roses, sunset mini calla lilies and fall foliage in a birch wrapped cylinder. FAMILY GATHERING CENTERPIECE This large centerpiece for Thanksgiving offers orange Asiatic lilies, roses, and alstroemeria along with rust cushion spray chrysanthemums, yellow cushion spray chrysanthemums, and bronze button spray chrysanthemums. There are also candles. ORANGE ZEST FALL [...]

How to Create a Custom Thanksgiving Centerpiece

With Thanksgiving coming up on November 23rd, it's time to start thinking about how you will create an inviting and warm Thanksgiving table and decor for your guests. While you can always buy a beautiful Thanksgiving centerpiece from us, you can also become part of the creation by coming in and working with our floral design team on a custom Thanksgiving centerpiece. Although we have many styles of Thanksgiving centerpieces to choose from in our Atlanta flower shop and online, there might not be one that is exactly what you were thinking of or it may not be the right shape. You also might want to do something even more special this year because the family is all finally together. Here is what you should think about before coming in to create the custom Thanksgiving centerpiece: type of flowers and colors; the style and design -- whether it is rustic, elegant, or modern; the size and shape of the centerpiece; and, of course, your budget. Consider what type of table setting you have and the way your house is decorated so that the centerpiece and any other Thanksgiving flowers you select will complement the rest of the design scheme. Generally [...]

Order Your Thanksgiving Flowers and Centerpieces

Thanksgiving is Thursday, November 23rd. There are only a few short weeks to go before it's time to enjoy a special time of year with family and friends. We're here to help prepare your festivities with a wide range of Thanksgiving flowers, centerpieces, and bouquets that you can use to decorate your house or take as a gift to a Thanksgiving feast. You can also call us to help you send Thanksgiving flowers to those that you can't be with over the holiday season. Here are some ideas from our Thanksgiving flower collection: FLORAL HARVEST This is a unique presentation for Thanksgiving that includes orchids, autumn roses, sunset mini calla lilies, and fall foliage in a birch-wrapped cylinder. BOUNTIFUL AUTUMN CORNICOPIA This is a deluxe cornucopia that features sunflowers and garden roses, autumn leaves, dried wheat, gourds, and more. FAMILY TREASURES FALL CENTERPIECE This is a bountiful Thanksgiving centerpiece with sunflowers, autumn roses, lilies, and candles. AUTUMN SENSATION CENTERPIECE This cube flower arrangement showcases favorite fall flowers and accents like garden roses, asters, autumn poms, and berries. You can opt for two, three, or more of this sweet centerpiece. AUTUMN GARDEN GATHERING This garden-style centerpiece has sunflowers, hydrangea, and garden [...]

Make a Difference Day in Atlanta

Make a Difference Day is October 28th in Atlanta. It is always held on the fourth Saturday of October. This is a nationally recognized day of service where volunteers across the country unite to work on various projects and make a difference in the lives of individuals, families, and groups. If you are looking for a way to get involved, Make a Difference Day has a website where you can search by city and state or zip code to find something in your area. There are even projects that include children so you can start them off early thinking about how they can make a difference in the lives of others. It's also an ideal day to recognize someone else or an organization that is making a difference by gifting them with a special flower arrangement or bouquet. Our Thank You and Appreciation Collection offers a way to show that you value what others are doing in making a difference. Plus, you are also making a difference by encouraging others with your special gift. Here are some ideas for Make a Difference Day gifts: The SUNBURST BOUQUET includes sunflowers, green mini hydrangeas, orange Asiatic lilies, green hypericum, green button poms, [...]

It’s Homecoming Time in Atlanta

The start of the school brings one of the biggest events of the year. Homecoming is a special weekend of social fun for high schoolers all over the country, including Atlanta high schools. This is when alumni are welcomed back and often take part in the big Friday night football game. The next night is always the Homecoming dance. To help you get ready for the Atlanta High School homecoming dances, our Atlanta flower shop has a line of homecoming flowers for homecoming corsages and homecoming boutonnieres. There are many reasons to choose our Atlanta flower shop for your homecoming flowers. Carithers offers a great selection of corsages and boutonnieres that reflect today's hottest trends and complement the current fashion among teen semi-formal and formal dresses. Each offers a unique look and design, including fresh, premium flowers like roses and orchids. You can also select from a range of colors and accents. We also offer custom designs for homecoming flowers that can match your dress and tux pairing. Since it is created just for you, there won't be anyone else at the homecoming dance with the same corsage or boutonniere. Call us to discuss your ideas and then schedule a [...]

October is the Month for Holidays and Events

While October might be known for Halloween on October 31st, there are many other special days and celebrations throughout the month that deserve your attention. These are great opportunities to get in touch with friends, family, colleagues, and clients. These include Bosses Day on October 16th, Sweetest Day on October 21st, and Mother-in-Law Day on October 22nd. If you are looking for gifts for all of these, including Halloween, or even some decor for the fall season, consider us your source for great October holiday decor. Here are some ideas for each special day this month. First, National Bosses Day is also National Bosses Week, so you have all next week to deliver something great for your boss. Whether you see them every day or you work virtually, this is the time to show them you appreciate their leadership and direction. THE FLIGHTS OF FANCY' is a tropical arrangement with birds of paradise in a vase. Or, you can select from a number of gift baskets, such as the FLOWERS, FRUIT, & CHOCOLATE! GIFT BASKET. It combines fresh flowers with fresh fruit and a box of chocolates. Then, there is the Sweetest Day. This is a great time to tell [...]

Breast Cancer Awareness in Atlanta

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month across the country. For those of us in Atlanta, we have a deep connection with fighting this disease. All of us know someone that has dealt with breast cancer because it is such a large-spread type of cancer. Here in Atlanta, we have many ways that we are raising awareness for breast cancer so that we can educate and collect money for further research. To get you involved, here are some of the ways you can participate during the month of October in Breast Cancer Awareness: There is the Atlanta Two-Day Walk for Breast Cancer produced by It's the Journey. Making Strides is another organization that has numerous events planned throughout Atlanta. Many Atlanta restaurants are also offering special meals where proceeds will go to breast cancer organizations. Of course, one of the largest organizations in the nation dedicated to fighting breast cancer is the Susan G. Komen Foundation. They have many events, including a race, scheduled in October to help raise money and awareness. Other groups also have some great events planned, including Sisters By Choice and ACTIVE's 13th Annual Pink Ribbon Walk. Even the Atlanta Braves are getting involved with a Breast [...]