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 [...]

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 [...]

Thanksgiving Centerpieces are Here!

With Thanksgiving less than two weeks away, it’s time to start getting some of your many errands attached to a family Thanksgiving dinner out of the way. We make it easy to set the Thanksgiving table because we have a wide array of Thanksgiving floral centerpieces that showcase the stunning fall flowers and offer so many different designs that are sure to fit your style. To help get you started, here are some of our latest Thanksgiving flower centerpieces that may work for your own table or that you can bring as a gift for the person hosting a special holiday dinner: The Autumn Thanks Aplenty Centerpiece offers a stunning array that includes red roses, orange lilies, and orange and yellow gerberas. The Family Treasures Fall Centerpiece contains sunflowers, lilies, autumn roses and holiday candles. The Harvest Blessing’s Centerpiece has sunflowers, lilies, orchids, roses, berries and decorative fall features like feathers. The Premium Thanksgiving Harvest Centerpiece has miniature pumpkins, berries, fall leaves, garden roses and orange Asiatic lilies. Cornucopias are commonly used for Thanksgiving dinner tables. We offer many different sizes and colors, including the Bountiful Autumn Cornucopia with sunflowers, garden roses, autumn leaves, dried wheat and various types of [...]

Fun and Festive Events in Atlanta on Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving is more than appreciation for what we have, a food feast, football and Black Friday strategies. There are other great fun-filled and festive things that you can do in Atlanta on Thanksgiving Day that brings loved ones together and creates great memories. Here is information on two of our favorite Thanksgiving Day Events. 2014 Atlanta Half Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5K Organized by the Atlanta Track Club, the Atlanta Half Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5K run/walk is an Atlanta tradition. Thousands of participants and volunteers take part in this event that also includes the Mashed Potato Mile Kids’ Fun Run and the Gravy Gallop. This encourages the whole family to be and stay active not to mention work up a great appetite for a scrumptious meal later on in the day. Each year, the Atlanta Track Club donates to a charity to help those in need in the local Atlanta area. This year, they are asking for clothing donations that they will then give to the Atlanta Mission, which serves men, women, and children. Even if you come as a volunteer or a spectator, this is a fun event to get involved with and a great way to spend [...]

Order Bold and Beautiful Thanksgiving Centerpieces and Floral Gifts

It’s that time of year again to think about gratitude and how thankful for all that we have and all those special people that make life so great. If you are planning a Thanksgiving meal and want to decorate your home or are looking for a special gift to send to a loved one, look no further than our amazing floral design team at our Atlanta flower shops. Here are some of our favorite Thanksgiving centerpieces and floral gifts that we have available this year. Festive Centerpieces, Tablescapes, and Bouquets for Thanksgiving This year, we have both centerpieces and unique tablescapes that are great for large dining tables, buffets, and other tables throughout the home or event space. Here are some of our favorites:  AUTUMN METROPOLITAN This unique autumn floral design includes mini pumpkins, willow, Asiatic lilies, calla, orchids and garden roses artfully designed in chic, modern glass. AUTUMN THANKS APLENTY CENTERPIECE This stunning centerpiece features red roses, orange and yellow gerberas, orange lilies and more, providing that feeling of warmth and thankfulness at the Thanksgiving table.Bottom of Form SOUTHERN ELEGANCE CENTERPIECE This floral design showcases the finest southern garden flowers in shades of orange, merlot, cranberry and soft yellow. [...]

Thanksgiving Events in Atlanta

Thanksgiving is more than just a time to eat too much, hang out with family, and wrap up the great Christmas or Hanukkah specials at the mall. There are some great festivities sure to get everyone in the holiday spirit that are great for families and individuals alike. Across Atlanta, there are many special events that are a great way to celebrate as well as participate in your community. Here are some of our personal favorites to enjoy in Atlanta at Thanksgiving. 2013 Atlanta Half Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5K The Atlanta Half Marathon, organized by the Atlanta Track Club, is a Thanksgiving Day tradition for thousands of runners and volunteers alike. Along with the Thanksgiving Day 5K run/walk, the Mashed Potato Mile Kids' Fun Run and the Gravy Gallop, the Atlanta Half Marathon on Thanksgiving Day offers up something for the whole family. Registration ends on November 24th for this event that begins on Thanksgiving Day, November 28th, at 8:00am at Turner Field in Downtown Atlanta. The address is 755 Hank Aaron Drive. The event is for ages 8 and up. The Gravy Gallop, which is a 50-meter dash is open to ages 6 and under and it starts [...]

Order Bold, Beautiful Thanksgiving Flowers and Centerpieces Now!

Now is the time to place your orders for Thanksgiving flowers, Thanksgiving centerpieces, and Thanksgiving gifts for your home, your loved ones, your colleagues, and your colleagues. This is the time to let everyone know how thankful you are for them as well as an opportune time to reflect on why you are also thankful. It is also a great excuse to decorate in beautiful fall colors and bring the season to the table. Our Thanksgiving Selection One of the best ways to decorate for Thanksgiving is to select a beautiful centerpiece that reminds everyone of the bounteous time of harvest and the reason everyone has gathered together. If you cannot make it to a loved one’s house this year, consider sending one of our traditional Thanksgiving arrangements with candles or a hurricane candle holder. Or, you can opt for a unique Thanksgiving arrangement that is hand arranged in a cornucopia holder.  We also can make individual flower arrangements to put at each place setting on the table. We have some truly unique centerpieces this year that can coordinate with your sophisticated décor, including a crimson centerpiece and the Merlot Centerpiece.  These are truly stunning and are real standouts this [...]