As we move into the New Year, we look for ways to improve ourselves, changes we can make to have a happier, healthier life. The floral experts at Adrian Durban Florist believe one simply, beautiful way to improve your health and your general outlook on life is by surrounding yourself with flowers. Here's why:
Flowers freshen the air. Bring plants and flowers into your home or office to purify the air, which will in turn provide clarity, focus and better productivity to your day.
Color boosts creativity. Remember how you had a favorite color as a kid? You still do. Surround yourself with bright colors that you love and watch your ability for creative thought blossom.
Fresh floral scents are a mood booster. Start the new year in a good mood with your favorite sweet-smelling flowers and fill the air with an uplifting mood. Read More about Have a Healthy New Year »
As we prepare for Thanksgiving we begin to think about how to make this traditional holiday more meaningful and special. One way to do so is to include family heirlooms in our table decor. Choose antique china or stemware, include table linens that have been handed down through generations and place notes of thankfulness written by members of your family across your table to add personal touches to your Thanksgiving. At Adrian Durban Florist we have created some Thanksgiving centerpiece suggestions for fabulous Thanksgiving tables that will remind family members of what's important. Read More about Set A Successful Thanksgiving Table »
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 »
This month marks the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15th to October 15th each year. For Hispanic Americans, this 30-day period includes the Independence Day for many Latin American countries. Costa Rica, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Nicaragua all celebrate their independence on September 15, while Mexico, Chile and Belize do so shortly after, on September 16, 18, and 21, respectively. This year Adrian Durban Florist joins members of these nations in celebrating everything Hispanic Americans have contributed to our culture and society with gorgeous floral arrangements with Hispanic American roots. Read More about Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month In Style »
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 »
The moment you bring a new baby home from the hospital is amazing and overwhelming all at once. To know that you have a significant support system around you is often a huge relief and can fill new parents with the feeling that everyone else is just as excited as they are about this new bundle of joy. That’s why Adrian Durban Florist recommends sending or bringing a beautiful bouquet of flowers to the new parents. Celebrate this life-changing event with them and remind them that they are not alone in this new adventure. Read More about Meaningful Moments That Happen With Flowers »
Each September, a Sunday is set aside to honor and acknowledge grandparents everywhere. Grandparents Day was established in 1979 as a National Holiday to celebrate the connection between grandparents and grandchildren. This generational bridge can be forged in many ways. Have children bring gifts, bake treats, or bring grandparents on an outing to celebrate their unique relationship. The memories they make together will be cherished throughout generations. The floral designers at Adrian Durban Florist recommend sending or bringing your grandparents a bouquet of their favorite flowers that are significant to your family. Read More about Keeping Floral Traditions Alive »
As Labor Day approaches, we are once again faced with the fashion dilemma of putting away our whites for next summer or breaking the rules in a trendy way to include white whenever we choose. Since the late 1800s, fashion experts from the well-to-do have promoted white clothing and decor during summer months, with the caveat that it must be put away at Labor Day for more fall-friendly hues. If you are a traditionalist that loves to stick to classic rules, Adrian Durban Florist suggests incorporating an all-white bouquet in your decorating scheme as a final farewell to all things summer. Read More about Beautiful White Bouquets For Labor Day »