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Our Favorite Flowers for Passover
Passover, also known as Pesach, is the Jewish celebration of spring and liberation. It’s traditionally a time for families and friends to gather around the Seder table and retell the story of the Exodus. Fresh flowers are a great way...
4 Plant & Flower-Centric Gift Ideas for Admin Day
Administrative Professionals Day is a special occasion to express gratitude towards the hardworking individuals who ensure the smooth functioning of our workplace. While chocolates or gift cards make for great presents, a plant or flower arrangement can add a refreshing...
How to Celebrate International Women’s Day with Flowers
International Women’s Day, March 8, celebrates women’s social, economic, and cultural achievements. Did you know the day has been observed since the early 1900s? More than a century later, celebrations and traditions have been established for International Women’s Day around...
How to Decorate With Dried Flowers
If fresh flowers make an immediate impression, dried flowers are a lasting memory. Dried flowers can be used in many decorative ways to give new life to a fading bouquet or seasonal blooms. Techniques to preserve both flowers and leaves...
The Best Flowers to Give for Hanukkah
Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday also known as “The Festival of Lights” that celebrates the miracle of the oil lasting for eight days instead of one. It is a time for joy, family, and celebration, and flowers are a wonderful...
Do You Give Flowers for Thanksgiving? Answer: Yes! Here’s why…
There are so many things to love about Thanksgiving. From great food to spending quality time with family & friends, it’s no secret as to why Thanksgiving is one of the most popular holidays to get together. While Thanksgiving isn’t...
What Flowers Are Used for Diwali?
Diwali, also known as Deepavali, is the Hindu festival of lights. It is celebrated on the darkest night of the Hindu lunisolar month, Kartika. It typically falls in late October or early November, as Diwali symbolizes the winning of light...
What the Heck is a Door Swag?
We know what you’re thinking… “door swag is a prize you win at the front door of an event, duh!” While that may be one kind of door swag, here at Mayflowers Floral Studios, we’re big fans of a different...
How to Care for Cut Sunflowers
Summer is the season of big, bold sunflowers. We love to use sunflowers this time of year because not only are they seasonal, but they add character and color to any room they are in. Our favorite thing about sunflowers...
Setting the Perfect Summer Party Table
Long days and warm nights make summer the perfect time to throw parties! Whether you’re hosting an afternoon backyard barbeque or an elegant dinner under the fireworks, the perfect table décor can make it a party to remember. Here are...
What Flowers Bloom During the Summer
Summer is a time for fun, relaxation, and spending time outdoors. It’s also the perfect time to enjoy the beauty of flowers! There are many different types of flowers that bloom in the summer, and each one has its own...
How to Care for Cut Hydrangeas
Hydrangea season is in full bloom! While you can marvel at their beauty outside, why not bring some of that magic home? Here’s a handy guide for caring for cut hydrangeas so that their big blooms stay vibrant and beautiful....
2023 Graduations
The time has come for graduation! A celebration of all the hard work and effort put into their education. What better way to celebrate the graduate than with a custom bouquet of flowers in their school colors? Looking to gift?...
How to Care for Cut Tulips
With striking colors and an elegant look, it’s no secret why tulips are many people’s favorite flowers. Unfortunately, these unique blooms are as finicky as they are beautiful. They have a tendency to droop. Thankfully, there are several things you...
Our Favorite Alternatives to Roses on Valentine's Day
When it comes to Valentine’s Day, red roses are the classic gift. While they’re stunning, what if your gift recipient isn’t a “classic” kind of person? Why not break the mold this year and get your partner something as unique...
What's Blooming in Winter
When we think of winter, we think of snow and cocoa indoors. We traditionally think of winter as the time that flowers and plants lay dormant. But there are flowers that bloom and flourish in the winter to help keep...
Our Favorite Alternatives to a Christmas Tree
The holidays are upon us, which means that everyone's hunkering down at home, re-watching their favorite Christmas movies with the family, and our personal favorite decorating the house.   A tree is definitely a must in my house. If you don’t...
2022 Trends for Thanksgiving Centerpieces
Translating Your Style to Your Thanksgiving Table Get ready to set the Thanksgiving table! Nothing pulls together a room better than the perfect floral arrangement. Having the perfect centerpiece is a must for hosting dinner with friends and family. We've...
6 Spooky Flowers to Get You in the Halloween Spirit…Read if You Dare.
It’s officially SPOOKY SEASON! From ghostly décor and goth chíc outfits to classic horror films, there are many ways to get in the spirit (no pun intended.) In honor of Halloween, we’ve compiled a list of 6 of the most...
3 Tips for Choosing a Wreath that Transitions from Summer to Fall with Ease
There are plenty of festive wreath options that easily transition from summer heat to crisp fall mornings. Here are a few tips for choosing a wreath that can transition from summer to fall.
Check out the recent Redfin article we were featured in: 14 Sun-Sational Summer Wreath Ideas to Brighten Your Home
While the holidays are certainly the time of year when wreaths make an appearance, these versatile decor pieces can be used all year long to brighten up your home, no matter the season. With countless styles, materials, and sizes to...