The season of Thanksgiving is upon us, and if you’re among the lucky ones who have been invited to celebrate at someone else’s home, you have plenty to be thankful for! It’s important to express your gratitude to your host for their hospitality, not to mention the hard work they’ve done to prepare a beautiful feast. A host or hostess gift is the perfect way to show your thanks when you arrive. But what should you bring? Read More about Bring The Perfect Hostess Gift on Thanksgiving »
Part of the fun of seasons changing is updating your home’s decor. With some quick, easy additions to your front porch, you can make your home look ready for fall while increasing curb appeal and welcoming the coming holidays. Create a pleasing presentation for fall flowers and accents when you choose creative containers. Plus, incorporating decorative items in unusual ways will leave your porch looking picture-perfect all season long. Read More about Decorate your Front Porch for Fall »
The one flower sure to enliven any fall landscape scene is the chrysanthemum. A late-blooming flower that can endure cooler climates, there are thousands of mum varieties to choose from to bring a little color into your home or garden. With rich golds, garnets and purple hues along with so much variety and meaning behind them, it’s no wonder we love to display these beauties all over Cincinnati this time of year.
But don’t be fooled- there are so many varieties of mums out there, you may not even realize you’re looking at one! That’s why the floral experts at Adrian Durban Florist are here to help you choose the perfect mums, representing the perfect sentiment, for any occasion or decor this season. Check out these amazing fall favorites and get to know mums in a whole new way. Here are some of our favorite types of mums: Read More about Choose Spectacular Mums To Decorate For Fall »
The fall season brings with it thoughts of cozy fireplaces, wool blankets, leaves falling off the trees, and a crisp nip in the air. Cups of hot cocoa and fresh pumpkin flavors also abound during this season. At Adrian Durban Florist we look forward to the bright bold colors of fall everywhere in Cincinnati as we design our fall collection. Fall florals are rich in jewel tones and drama and we are excited to share these designs with you this season. Read More about Enjoy Fall Florals »
Fall is approaching and chances are, you will be serving at least one formal meal this season, if not entertaining regularly. The floral experts at Adrian Durban Florist have some great thoughts on how to design a fabulous fall table that you and your guests will love.
Incorporate hardy vegetables as accents to your fall flowers and candles for a rustic nod at autumn.
Play with lighting by adding candles of various heights and sizes along your fall table runner.
Choose one fall color as a base for a monochromatic look that lets your bright centerpiece shine. Read More about Say Hello To Fall’s Fetching Centerpieces »
Decorating for fall can be an experience like none other when you include beautiful harvest tones and textures unique to this season. Adding touches of mustard yellow, rust orange, burgundy and forest green are definitely a great start to fall decor. But why not take it a step further and include gorgeous fall textures like bare branches, crisp leaves, and pine cones in unusual combinations to highlight the rustic feeling of fall? The decorating professionals at Adrian Durban Florist can offer plenty of tips and advice for fall decorating, as well as a multitude of gorgeous floral arrangements to set the right tone this season. Read More about Fall’s Unique Floral Textures »
Decorating your office space with fresh flowers can be a great opportunity to introduce bold tones and colors to an otherwise neutral area. Offices and work spaces are often kept calm and neutral to promote productivity. But influencing your space with a splash of color that’s all you is a great way to add your personality to your work area. The floral designers at Adrian Durban Florist have some beautiful, jewel-toned arrangements that will pop in any work setting, giving you the burst of energy you need to keep going strong. Read More about Fall’s Rich, Gemstone Tones »
As fall approaches, we look for creative ways to bring friends and family together for an unforgettable dining experience. Incorporating unusual ingredients or food offerings is a great way to add a unique twist to your next brunch or dinner party. Adrian Durban Florists suggests that you try adding edible flowers to your favorite dish or cocktails to delight guests and infuse your event with a shot of the unexpected. Read More about Take a Sip Of Our Fall Entertaining Ideas »
So you're hosting Thanksgiving this year. Lucky you. We at Adrian Durban Florist envy your position and wish we could host a thousand Thanksgivings.
No, we're not kidding.
Why are you so lucky? Because of the flowers, of course. If you like fresh blooms and love designing a room around them (or in conjunction with them), then Thanksgiving is like your dream holiday. So many richly-hued arrangements await, so many textures and scents, so many rustic baskets and cornucopias. You get to find that one showstopper piece to place on your table as you harvest up your home for your guests. And then eat. We have some ideas for the flowers (we'll leave the eating to you). Read More about Harvest Up Your Home With Centerpieces »