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Best Flowers for Mother’s Day According to US Mamas

Best Flowers for Mother’s Day According to US Mamas

The Most Popular Mother’s Day Flower Is Not What You Think Although the official Mother’s Day flower is a carnation, it seems most mothers would prefer just about anything else. According to our survey of over 100 moms across the US, the best flowers for Mother’s Day are, in fact, tulips with 50 votes! Lilies are in second place (22 votes) with orchids (18) coming up closely behind. Of the 128 women surveyed, only 7 voted for carnations, while daisies…

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53 International Women’s Day Quotes to Empower Women

53 International Women’s Day Quotes to Empower Women

Inspirational Quotes for Women to Celebrate International Women’s Day International Women’s Day, a celebratory day recognized throughout the world to honor the significant accomplishments of women, began in 1909, a year after a New York City march protesting gender inequality in voting and the workplace. Since 1913, the occasion has been observed on March 8th. Below is a list of our favorite, and most empowering, International Women’s Day quotes, so you can become inspired on this day. Powerful Women Quotes…

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What Flowers to Buy your Valentine Based on His/Her Favorite Romcom

What Flowers to Buy your Valentine Based on His/Her Favorite Romcom

A Bouquet for My Funny Valentine They’ll make you laugh; they’ll make you cry. It seems like every romance these days offers comedic relief. Simulating the typical modern love story, romcoms show no remorse, throwing their audience onto a roller coaster of emotions. And we love it. This Valentine’s Day, snuggle up with your sweetie, a bottle of wine, and a classic. But don’t forget the flowers. Whether your valentine is completely uninterested in the Hallmark holiday or is a…

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Valentine’s Day Flower and Chocolate Pairings

Valentine’s Day Flower and Chocolate Pairings

The Chocolate Pairing Guide You Need this Valentine’s Day Obviously, neither chocolate nor a bouquet of flowers is exactly a unique Valentine’s Day gift. And, together, they might feel a bit cliché. All you’re missing is a stuffed teddy bear and a handwritten love poem. However, by putting thought into your gift, you can completely change your partner’s perception. Pair his or her favorite chocolate with a flower that best complements the personality of the sweet (and your sweetie). A…

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2019 International Day Calendar

2019 International Day Calendar

International Days to Fill Your 2019 Calendar Have a client residing in another country? A long-distance friend you’d like to better relate to? Or maybe you are looking to travel to another continent and want to find the best time to do so. Whatever your reasoning, a calendar of international days can make you culturally informed and, of course, give you an excuse to celebrate. While you’re popping bottles and hashtagging your pictures, take time to recognize those whom you…

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Table Centerpiece Ideas that Get the Party Started

Table Centerpiece Ideas that Get the Party Started

Stylish and Fun Table Centerpiece Ideas that Instantly Entertain It’s that time of year again when entertaining guests is a task that cannot be avoided. But dinner parties are meant to be fun – a means of catching up with old friends, getting to know your guests, and giving yourself an excuse to indulge in sweet treats and endless bottles of bubbly. Don’t get overwhelmed with traditional forms of entertaining. Instead, get creative with table centerpiece ideas that instantly capture…

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daFlores – How to Preserve Flowers

daFlores – How to Preserve Flowers

9 Easy Ways to Keep Flowers Fresh You come home from a stressful day of work, dragging your feet and yawning your way up the stairs. Before kicking off your shoes and making yourself comfortable, you spot a stunning bouquet lying on the bed. Suddenly filled with appreciation and pure, indescribable happiness, you look up to see your significant other smiling behind it. There is nothing more beautiful than a fresh bouquet of blooms chosen just for you by the…

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Celebrating the Dead on Día de Muertos

Celebrating the Dead on Día de Muertos

Okay, let’s get a few things straightened out. If you are not of Mexican heritage and wondering about the popular holiday celebrated throughout Mexico and a few other countries across the world, you may have been subjected to a few misconceptions about Dia de Muertos. Day of the Dead is not how Mexico’s inhabitants celebrate Halloween. Although October 31st is considered Todos los Santisimos, or All Hallows Eve, and is celebrated in conjunction with Dia de Muertos, the 2nd of…

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Wedding Flowers for Every Season

Wedding Flowers for Every Season

A Bride’s Guide to Wedding Flowers for Every Season The first glance; the drumming of your nervous heart as you walk down the aisle, surrounded by familiar faces; the passionate brush of your lips against theirs – there are so many moments you will remember and cherish forever at your wedding. But the anxiety-provoking anticipation and preparation often overshadow the impending feelings of euphoria, the forever matrimony of yourself and your best friend. From carefully curating a flawless menu everyone…

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daFlores – How to Make a Corsage

daFlores – How to Make a Corsage

Flower Crafts 101: How to Make a Corsage Wedding season, prom season, whatever you want to call it — spring is here, and florals are making a major statement. Not only are the gorgeous buds appearing in every spring designer line and blooming all around you, but flowers play a role in several upcoming events as well. We want to teach you how to make a corsage for the bridal party in your sister’s wedding, your daughter and her besties…

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