This month we celebrate International Women’s Day, a time when women across the globe are celebrated and supported for their efforts and achievements toward gender parity, both in the workplace and in life. This year, on March 8, the floral designers at Kitty’s Flowers want to help you encourage and support the women in your life to bring balance for better every day to everything they do. Balance for Better is the movement’s theme this year- reminder that working for more gender balance will lead to a better world. Send your favorite female teacher, mentor, leader or supporter a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Encourage balance on International Women’s Day this year.
This year, the Floral Trends Forecast predicts that we will be seeing plenty of bold new floral trends everywhere we look. Kitty’s Flowers is excited to present some amazing, confident new looks to the floral decor scene. The colors and textures of this year’s focus will communicate the strength and creativity we see in our culture now. One such look, Hear Me Roar, includes bold, dynamic design featuring reds, oranges and yellows with fashion-forward teal and warm browns and grays for base tones. In a strong, confident patterns, this look is often created with multiple shades of the same tone for a textured, layered feel while designs are organized and structured for a modern, stylish presentation. With a bent toward tropical designs, look for unusual flowers in bold red designs like orchids, epidendurm and gladiolus.
Even though we often associate Valentine’s Day with love and romance, this is also a great opportunity to share with other special individuals in your life how much they mean to you. For example, your daughter will love to know that she is the apple of your eye. Tell her how treasured she is with a beautiful floral arrangement. Likewise, tell your child’s teacher how much it means to you that they work so hard to help your child be successful. Send an beautiful gift of relaxation or basket of treats to your child’s teacher on Valentine’s Day this year. The floral designers at Kitty’s Flowers will be glad to help you find one of our amazing gift basket options for Valentine’s Day this year for each of the special people in your life.
The newest, hottest color this year has been announced and its name is Living Coral. The 2019 Color of the Year will be seen everywhere, from runways to living rooms, from weddings to sporting events- be ready to find Living Coral in your home, office and closet by the end of this year. This animated and life-affirming coral hue with golden undertones energizes and enlivens with a softer edge. The floral experts at Kitty’s Flowers believe the easiest and fastest way to incorporate Living Coral in your daily life is with a beautiful bouquet of flowers in the shade.
It’s almost Halloween and we know you’re eager to celebrate in style. Decorating is the first and most important step in setting the ambiance for any holiday, and Halloween is no exception. Set the stage for a great holiday season with fabulous decor and impress everyone in your office or at your Halloween costume party this year. A gorgeous floral arrangement that integrates an element of the season’s best will truly create the mood you want for this season. The designers at Kitty’s Flowers have created some exciting pieces for Halloween and fall that we know you’ll love.
Sometimes the best way to show support and love to someone is through flowers that communicate a powerful message. Let someone you love know how special they, and their special interests, are to you with the type or color of flowers you send. So much more can be said through the symbolism of flowers than with words alone. The floral designers at Kitty’s Flowers have created some great pieces that communicate different messages for the different people in your life.
Founded by Marian McQuade in the 1970s as a way of getting families together on a Sunday afternoon to enjoy one another, Grandparents Day has become a national means of promoting a bond across generations that can too easily be lost in our busy world. Children, parents and grandparents come together to enjoy each other’s company, tell stories and relive memories, all while learning and growing from one another. The mutual respect and delight in one another can be truly life-changing. The floral designers at Kitty’s Flowers have designed special bouquets to present to your grandparents this holiday. Enhance your celebration with flowers that have special meaning or symbolism for your family.
It’s almost time for the start of a new school year, and teachers are working hard to prepare for their new students. Imagine their surprise when you and your student walk in to meet your teacher for the first time with a bouquet of her favorite flowers! Kitty’s Flowers recommends making a quick phone call the week before school starts to find out your teacher’s favorite flowers… then start the year off right with a big smile and positive attitude!
Best Friend’s Day is June 8, so round up your posse and get ready to celebrate the most singular of friendships.
The seasonal blooms on the shelves at Kitty’s Flowers are perfect for this occasion; bright, cheerful and fragrant, the jewels of late spring. You might think of your besties the same way; after all, they’re the ones who support you, laugh with you, cry with you. It’s easy to want to give flowers to someone that special—it feels natural to give someone beautiful to us something beautiful in return. There’s no other gift quite like a bountiful bouquet, either.
Kitty’s Flowers congratulates all of our soon-to-be local graduates, many of whom will be moving on to college come fall. In the meantime, there are graduation ceremonies and parties as well as proms and other celebrations to host or attend. These are wonderful occasions to personally congratulate the graduates in your life and to offer them what may be, if not their first, one of their most memorable floral gifts.