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daFlores – Flowers for Every Occasion

daFlores – Flowers for Every Occasion

Through the Laughter and the Tears — Flowers for Every Occasion Stumped on what type of gift is appropriate for a funeral? Want your partner to know you truly put thought into your V-Day present this year? Need a thank you gift that fully expresses your gratitude? Say what you really mean with flowers — for every occasion. Fresh blooms, in our humble opinion, are the best way to send a message, whether that message is heartfelt, empathetic, or even…

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Three flower-themed Halloween costumes

Three flower-themed Halloween costumes

  Now, daFlores doesn’t sell Halloween costumes (there are times when the thought crosses our minds, but we do believe in focusing on what we’re best at). But we look out every year and see amazing flower-themed costumes, both home-made and store-bought. Our Halloween flowers lean towards gold, bronze and yellow, but there are no such restrictions in flower-themed costumes. Here are a few that we’ll describe for your Halloween fun. Give you some ideas? We’re all for turning people…

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Cities have flower shows, daFlores shows flowers year-round

Cities have flower shows, daFlores shows flowers year-round

We at daFlores.com love flower shows. Flower shows are fun, brimming with color and beautiful ideas. Last week, Greater Youngstown Area’s Garden Forum had its two-day flower show at the local visitor center. This is wedding season, so featured heavily here were displays of wedding flowers and other innovative designs. We at daFlores.com can supply the flowers for your wedding too, delivered to the door. Our sprays of white and pink roses, lilies and other delicate delights provide tasteful accents…

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Alaska chooses a tiny forget-me-not as its special state flower

Alaska chooses a tiny forget-me-not as its special state flower

For all its grandeur and soaring mountains, the United States’ largest state chooses one of the smallest flowers as its state flower. The alpine forget-me-not, Myosotis alpestris, is a little blue flower that grows five to 12 inches high – appropriately enough, in alpine meadows. They bloom from late June to July – the best time to see Alaska, which has a very long winter. And you’ll find them in Denali National Park, which is one of the easier parks…

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Magical trees in a magical world

Magical trees in a magical world

With the opening of the final Harry Potter movie, the Harry Potter era is finally coming to an end. The child actors are all grown up and launched into adulthood and successful careers. Voldemort is defeated and the Whomping Willow will whomp no more (in public). As our daFlores tribute to this special series of books and movies, let’s take a look at some magical trees found through the ages of fantasy novels. Whomping Willow: The whomping willow is a…

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Three special family celebrations in late July

Three special family celebrations in late July

Parents’ Day is the fourth Sunday in July which, this year, is July 24. That also happens to coincide with Cousins’ Day, July 24, and is two days before the July 26 date of Aunts and Uncles Day. Does this give you some ideas for sending some beautiful flowers? Parents’ Day is a  day to celebrate both your parents together. Why not send them a lovely flower basket that’s customized with all the extras for a special celebration? Add some…

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Five ways to use summer flowers from daFlores.com this sunny season

Five ways to use summer flowers from daFlores.com this sunny season

Summer barbecues, summer flowers Use flowers at your family barbecues this summer. Place your table under a tree and set a gorgeous vase of daFlores.com sunflowers as a centerpiece. It’ll be a talking-point and add that perfect finishing touch. Contact us to see whether you can also send summer flowers to arrive during the barbecue (some restrictions apply). You can thank your host and enjoy her reaction as she receives your thank-you flowers! Send summer flowers to Cancer, Leo and…

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Send summer flowers with daFlores.com

Send summer flowers with daFlores.com

Summer “officially” starts on June 21, but in many climates it begins much earlier. The season marks school vacations, barbecues and outdoor fun, but it’s also an ideal time to think about a summer flower delivery or two. The careful placement of flowers in your home welcomes guests, adds contrast to your decor and provides an all-important focal point when you hold those family get-togethers. DaFlores  has plenty of options when you want to send summer flowers. At this time,…

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daFlores.com presents its 2011 Father’s Day collection

daFlores.com presents its 2011 Father’s Day collection

Father’s Day is coming up on June 19. For the observant, that means your Dad’s special holiday is just two week away. Given that daFlores.com can organize same-day delivery in many cases, we’re not phased by that at all, but we do suggest you get your Father’s Day gifts organized in plenty of time. The closer we creep to the Sunday after next, the busier our international flower shops get. “What’s this?” we hear you say. “Florists get busy for…

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Mother’s Day in the Dominican Republic

Mother’s Day in the Dominican Republic

Mother’s Day in the Dominican Republic is coming right up. This special occasion takes place on May 29 this year, and we know our customers have family and loved ones overseas. Whether you live in the Dominican Republic or just want a flower delivery in the Dominican Republic, daFlores can help. Send Mother’s Day flowers to the Dominican Republic with daFlores It’s easy to send flowers to the Dominican Republic or any other country in the Americas. Just browse to…

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