Monthly Archives: February 2014

How to Choose a Bridal Bouquet That?s Perfect for You and Your Wedding

The bridal bouquet is more than a bunch of flowers that you carry down the aisle or use as a prop for your wedding photos. It?s a living, breathing symbol of a fresh start?the beginning of a beautiful, happy and … Continue reading

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Winter Weather Advisory Update for Valentine’s Day Delivery

As Valentine?s Day is tomorrow, we?re monitoring the severe weather on the East Coast and doing everything we can to keep you updated on delays. While we can?t control the weather, as the leading floral & gifting company, we stand … Continue reading

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How Valentine?s Day is Celebrated Around the World

??– Valentinstag ? Valentine?s Day — Día del Amor y la Amistad Valentine?s Day is a beautiful holiday celebrated in many countries throughout the world. Although the name of the holiday and date observed may differ, the same spirit of … Continue reading

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Meaning Of Valentine’s Day Symbols

Hearts and candies and flowers, oh my! During the weeks leading up to Valentine?s Day, red and pink hearts seem to flood the streets and the sweet song of love and romance buzzes through the air. Although by now celebrating … Continue reading

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The Care and Handling of Roses

The better you care for your roses, the longer you will enjoy their beauty. Roses can be purchased from many sources, but the best place is from a professional retail florist. Rose care starts at the farm and ends with … Continue reading

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1-800-Flowers Teams up With Google Wallet This Valentine’s Day

1-800-Flowers and Google Wallet have teamed up this Valentine?s Day to deliver even more smiles with a special promotion that will WOW you! If you?re a Google Wallet user, you can save $15 on your purchase when you choose to … Continue reading

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1800Flowers Family Members Go Red for National Wear Red Day

American Heart Association Celebrates 10 Years of Going Red! Here at 1800Flowers.com we’re all about wearing red throughout the month of February for one of our favorite holidays Valentine’s Day, but today we wear red for a really amazing cause. … Continue reading

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DIY Winter Flower Craft Centerpieces Using Saran Wrap

Use the beautiful winter chill as an inspiration and bring it into your home as décor with a few simple steps! Using just flowers, water, and plastic wrap, you too can create a stunningly icy centerpiece and accent. Use this … Continue reading

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#How2Wow & Impress Your Valentine

Traditional Valentine’s Day roses and chocolates always make the perfect traditional gift, but this V-Day, how about thinking outside of the box to sweep your sweetie off her (or his) feet!? With a little extra thought you can make this … Continue reading

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How To Reuse Valentine?s Day Flowers

Valentine?s Day may be over, but you?re still left smiling over that stunning arrangement of flowers gifted to you by your special someone. Even though the flowers are slowly beginning to wilt, you can still continue to enjoy this thoughtful … Continue reading

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