Atlanta Holiday Shopping and Special Deals on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday

We’re open and ready to celebrate the holidays in style and at great prices at our Atlanta flower shop and online at our website. We have special deals for Black Friday, treats for Small Business Saturday, and promotions for Cyber Monday that we can’t wait to share with you whether you decide to shop with us in person or use our online flower store. Our holiday collection is here and has been expanded this year to include many holiday gift guides for clients and those special people on your holiday gift list. To help you get started, check out these highlights from our new holiday collection: • Holiday Joy comes with carnations, roses, Oriental lilies and alstromeria in a vase to celebrate the season in style. • The Holiday Grandeur Bouquet has gerbera daisies, roses, lilies and hydrangea along with greenery and berries. • A First Snowfall is an elegant display with alstromerias arranged with a holiday bow. • Festive Winter Greetings is a white on white floral display with hydrangea, white birch, and lilies. • The Decorated and Lighted Three-Feet Tabletop Christmas Tree offers a great way to bring the holidays to all types of places, including any loved [...]

Thanksgiving Events in Atlanta

Besides the delicious Thanksgiving feast, football, and time with family and friends – not to mention the strategy for holiday shopping days – there are other events in Atlanta for Thanksgiving that can become a part of your Thanksgiving tradition. Check out these Thanksgiving events in Atlanta that you can enjoy with your family and friends: The 2016 Atlanta Half Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5K is organized by the Atlanta Track Club and has been a Thanksgiving Day tradition for years. There are thousands of runners and volunteers that take part each year and this year is expected to top all others. This is a great way to burn off all those calories you plan to consume later in the day plus do something to support those in need from your local community in and around Atlanta. It’s a family event so everyone is welcome to run or walk in this Thanksgiving event. The 69th Macy’s Great Tree Lighting is another very special event here in Atlanta that creates magical memories for you and your kids. There will be music and other fun activities that are sure to please the entire family! Don’t forget to also pick up some gorgeous [...]

Celebrate Thanksgiving in Atlanta

It’s the time of year ago to turn our attention to those things in our lives that we need to value and appreciate much more than we most likely do. When we have health, happiness, good friends, and a loving family, we need to celebrate that! And, that’s what Thanksgiving is all about. From Thanksgiving centerpieces to autumn fall flower arrangements, consider our Atlanta flower shops as your go-to location to dress your Thanksgiving table and brighten your home for this special holiday. To help you get in the mood, here are some highlights from our Thanksgiving collection: • The Family Treasures Fall Centerpiece is a special arrangement of autumn roses, lilies, sunflowers and candles. • The Bountiful Autumn Cornucopia has fall accents like goards along with garden roses and sunflowers as well as autumn leaves and dried wheat. • The Autumn Sensation Centerpiece features asters, poms, berries and garden roses. You can opt for anywhere from one to three cube arrangements that you can arrange along your Thanksgiving or buffet table or put them together as a group display. • Autumn Garden Gathering includes hydrangea, garden roses, and sunflowers that surround a votive candle in a glass cube. • [...]

Veteran’s Day in Atlanta

Veteran’s Day is Friday, November 11th and is the time of year in which we recognize those veterans that have served our country well, helping to preserve our freedom through various wars and conflicts. We honor both those still living among us as well as those that have passed on. The biggest event we have in Atlanta for Veteran’s Day is the annual parade. This is the 35th year that it has been held in Atlanta with it falling on Saturday, November 12th and kickoff at 11:11am. Each year, the Atlanta Veteran’s Day parade has a theme. The Georgia Veteran’s Day Association, which is the organization behind the event, selected Honoring the USO as this year’s them. The United Services Organization (USO) has provided support for active duty military forces for 75 years no matter where they are in the world – from airports to military bases to battlefields. This year’s grand marshal is General George Casey, U.S. Army (Retired) who had a 41-year career in the U.S. Army and is a known thought leader in strategic leadership. He held various positions in the military in the U.S., Europe, and the Middle East and has been involved in numerous conflicts [...]

Make a Difference in Your Atlanta Community

Make a Difference Day is on October 21st, and this is a perfect opportunity for you to get involved in helping those in your community. It can be volunteering on a community project that helps others, such as building a house, cleaning up an area, or assisting those in need. You can also participate in Make a Difference Day by donating to a charity or adding to a fundraising event. In Atlanta this year, there are plenty of ways to get involved on Make a Difference Day. There are book donation drives, 5k runs, community events and fundraisers where you can really feel like you are making a difference to those in need within your local area. We also like to contribute to our local Atlanta communities by participating in numerous events. Besides our own involvement, we also encourage our customers to do so as well through charity contributions that you can make just by making purchases through our online flower shop. Known as Helping Hands, our unique online fundraising program helps numerous organizations throughout Cobb County, including churches, schools, and non-profit organizations. With each order you make through our website, you can include a $2 donation to any of [...]

Gift Guide for Special October Days

Besides Halloween, there are many other days in the month of October that deserve some type of celebration. There’s the Sweetest Day on October 15th, Bosses Day on October 16th, and Mother-in-Law Day on October 23rd. Here are some gift ideas we have to help you celebrate these special occasions in October. Sweetest Day It makes sense to celebrate the Sweetest Day with a few sweets. Our Chocolate Gourmet basket is filled to the brim with dark and milk chocolate treats, truffles, cookies, and more. The Sugar Basket has all your favorite candy bars along with other treats and a few savory delights like chips and crackers. Bosses Day Gift baskets are a great idea for the Boss. They will be able to enjoy quite a spread and maybe share it with you, if you are lucky. The Fruit and Gourmet Treasures contains fresh fruit like apples and oranges as well as gourmet cheese, crackers, and sparkling cider. The Thank You Gift Basket has Cashew Roca, chocolate truffle cookies, cheese straw, water crackers, Napa Valley mini mustard, butter toffee pretzels and other delights. Mother-in-Law Day Treat your mother-in-law to some luxurious fall flowers. Vera Wang’s Autumn Splendor has red roses, [...]

Time for Homecoming in Atlanta!

Our Atlanta area high schools are ready to welcome back alumni and celebrate another special year with a special homecoming dance and football game. This is a memorable occasion where the best dresses and finest tuxes are pulled out to create those magic moments you’ll remember for years to come. To help you get ready, consider us your source for homecoming flowers – whether you are looking for corsages, boutonnieres, homecoming court flowers, homecoming dance floral decorations or homecoming flowers for floats. We pride ourselves in providing the freshest, most unique floral designs at an affordable price. You can make an appointment with our design center to have our floral artists create that perfect corsage and boutonniere or you can choose from our selection of homecoming corsages and boutonnieres like these gorgeous examples: • The Fashion Pink Gerbera Daisy Corsage offers hot pink California gerbera daisies, diamond studs, ribbons, and a keepsake jeweled wristlet. • The Deluxe White Sweetheart Rose Wrist Corsage with Satin Ribbon and Pearls is an elegant choice. • The Purple Phaleonopsis Orchid Corsage features a purple phaleonopsis orchid, green hypericum berries, diamond studs, and ribbon. • The Spring Yellow Floral Corsage has yellow sweetheart roses, alstromeria, [...]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Atlanta

Breast cancer is something we take very seriously. We have known people that fought and won as well as lost and are currently cheering some on that are fighting it right now. That’s why Breast Cancer Awareness month is so important to us. Throughout Atlanta, there are numerous events happening during the month of October that involve raising awareness and money for research and to help those fighting cancer. We participate by donating to special organizations as well as offering a special collection of PINK flowers that represent the color of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pink represents femininity and grace as well as elegance and love. We believe that flowers are a positive and beautiful way to send a special message of love to someone who has won their battle or who is fighting it right now. Plus, we make flower arrangements and bouquets for many of the special events for Breast Cancer Awareness Month right here in Atlanta. Here are some great examples of some of what we offer for Breast Cancer Awareness Month: • Pretty in Pink offers a range of pink hues and flower varieties in a European floral design. • Broadway Bouquet is a classic arrangement [...]

National Good Neighbor Day is September 28th

While we spend time thinking about socially conscious things and how big companies and small business owners can do more for the community, we, as individuals, can also practice small acts of kindness towards others. You never know – you might be able to make someone’s day or at the very least create a much more close knit neighborhood. September 28th is National Good Neighbor Day so it’s a day to do something for those who live around you. Some ideas include helping them with a project, bringing them a gift basket, or offering some flowers or a plant to show you are thinking of them and appreciate that you live next door to them. Of course, it’s also a good idea to think about planning a block party or get-together at your house where your neighbors can come hang out and get to know each other. When it comes to special gifts, we have you covered for National Good Neighbor Day. Here are some ideas that help you show you care for those who live around you: • Mystic Modern Cube Arrangement is a stunning floral design with dahlias, lisianthus, miniature callas, stock, roses, preserved oak leaves and more. [...]

September 28th, 2016|Categories: Gifts for All Ocasions|0 Comments

The First Day of Autumn is Here!

Fall officially arrived on Thursday, September 22nd and with it we are proud to announce our fall collection of flowers and gifts that help you celebrate the season along with the numerous holidays it brings. Fall is the time for new colors and textures, including deep and dark colors along with leaves and other accents that symbolize the season. Here are some great examples of some of our fall flower arrangements, including many that feature sunflowers and other favorite fall flowers: • Atlanta Sunflower Showcase is a modern floral design, overflowing with sunflowers as well as wax flower and field asters. It comes in a contemporary glass vase. • The Endless Sunflowers Bouquet has sunflowers, golden valley asters, and raffia in a glass vase that works well as a room accent or table centerpiece. • The Perfect Sun Bouquet has white roses, seeded eucalyptus, and sunflowers arranged together in a clear glass vase accented with a yellow ribbon. • Metropolitan Sunflowers Atlanta showcases sunflowers in all their glory in a modern presentation with tall stocks arranged together. • The Carithers Fond Arrival Bouquet is a unique design from Better Homes and Gardens that offers peach Asiatic lilies, burgundy mini carnations, [...]