The Autumnal Shift

The days grow shorter, the air colder and the shift in seasons can be seen all around us in Michigan. I know I am among many who call this their favorite time of year. In the florist’s world, the change in seasons also brings new materials, both fresh and dried that can be incorporated into…

Oh, September…

…there are so many gorgeous flower choices and color combinations at this time of year, it makes my head spin! I love the richness of combining deep burgundy and eggplant with lighter tones and eucalyptus foliage. Sunflowers seem to symbolize that transitional time between summer heat and the crispness of fall. They are one of…

Autumnal Florals

Flowers are gifted for so many reasons…to cheer someone who is feeling down, to say, “Get Well,” to celebrate one of life’s big occasions (birthdays, anniversaries, new babies, etc.,) and to express sympathy. Whatever the reason for the order, my goal is always to spend a moment talking with the client (and my assistants are…

Falling for Fall Florals

Happy Thanksgiving! There are so many gorgeous varieties of fresh flowers and foliage available in the fall! Wooden and birch boxes are some of my favorite ways to display fall textures. Designs in glass vases are another great way to send out a fall gift that is sure to last. We look forward to putting together…