It is July 4th, and you know what that means! The red, white and blue will be on display across Norfolk, whether worn on a t-shirt or flying from a flagpole! At Norfolk Florist. we are also preparing the red, white and blue for presentation, with beautiful Fourth of July flowers that will add style, spirit, and patriotic flair to your holiday gatherings.
Keep in Mind: Fourth of July flowers are also perfect as hostess gifts if you are headed to someone else’s backyard – or to thank that special veteran or member of the military for their service! Continue reading
Sunshine yellow. Vivid blue. Neon pink. The colors of summer are bright, bold, and vibrant, and reflect the joy and excitement of the season. As daylight lingers and evenings last for hours, we love getting together with friends and family to relax, eat, laugh, and make memories. When planning barbecues, picnics, and dinners for the next few months, don’t forget the seasonal bouquets that will add style, beauty, and fun to your table. You’ll find everything you need for your summer parties at Norfolk Florist. Continue reading
June is National Wedding Month. It earned this honor because across the United States, more couples are married in this month than any other. With so many weddings taking place, it only stands to reason that there are more anniversaries in this month as well. If you are part of a happy June couple, Norfolk Florist would like to say ‘Happy Anniversary’ – and to help you to give your sweetheart gorgeous flowers to commemorate your day.
Looking for Inspiration? Start by browsing our Anniversary Collection, or perhaps our Pinterest Boards will be of interest. If you are looking to start planning a wedding, we can help as well – visit our Wedding Site for tips, information, and a gallery of past weddings.
“I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.” – Emma Goldman
June is National Rose Month, which gives us the opportunity to celebrate this beautiful flower that we love year-round. Roses have always exuded beauty and symbolized true love – and have even been emblematic of political factions and warring families. Whether luxurious garden blooms or sophisticated long stems, roses are timeless flowers which are truly classic, and part of many of our special occasions. From birthdays and anniversaries to promotions and graduations, nothing makes a statement quite like a beautiful rose. And Norfolk Florist is here to provide the bouquets, floral designs, and custom arrangements you’ll need for all of your events this summer. Continue reading
There is no one quite as special as your Dad. And although there are thousands of fathers in the Norfolk area, on June 18 one is most important – yours! After all, there is no one quite as hard-working, smart, protective, handsome or funny as your father. Every Dad is different, and every dad is unique. That’s why we love celebrating Father’s Day here at Norfolk Florist.
Did You Know? The most commonly given gifts for this holiday are clothing, electronics, tools, and sporting goods. But since when is your Dad common? Browse our selection or visit our shop for the Father’s Day gifts that will catch his eye and his imagination – not to mention, be remembered! Continue reading
There are few days more meaningful on our calendar than Memorial Day, especially in an area so influenced by the military and their families. That is why this day is so much more than just picnics and barbecues – it is a wonderful opportunity to collectively show our gratitude and respect for the brave men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice to keep us free. Norfolk Florist is honored and privileged to help you to choose the perfect Memorial Day flowers to express your emotions and sentiments on May 29.
Did You Know? Memorial Day was originally known as ‘Decoration Day’ , so named because people would decorate the graves of the fallen from the Civil War. The name was changed after World War I as the day grew to include recognition for heroes of all wars. The day was made an official U.S. holiday in 1971. Continue reading
The best thing about spring flowers is that there is truly something for everyone! No matter someone’s style, preference, or personality – there are spring florals to capture all the beauty and sentiment that you wish to send. And no matter your choice, you can be assured that the experts at Norfolk Florist have picked the freshest in-season flowers to create the exquisite designs you see here, as well as many others. What is your favorite spring vibe?
Not sure what you want? Shop our Spring Favorites collection or give us a call. We’d love to help. Continue reading
When you look at the polls, the Number One gift given to moms on Mother’s Day is flowers. And although we know how much mom loves receiving flowers – we see the excitement and the appreciation every day – we know that if we asked her, another gift might top her list. Because most moms would love to spend more time with their kids.
This Mother’s Day, we suggest combining these two gifts – spending a day with Mom at a place that is special to her, then giving her a floral arrangement of very special blooms from Norfolk Florist. We think Mom will be thrilled! Continue reading
There is no one on earth like your Mom.
And although this role may have been filled by an adoptive mom, a stepmother, or a grandmother, the love they have shown towards us is certainly something to be celebrated. They are our staunchest allies, our loudest cheerleaders, and our best friends. We simply love the opportunity to give them honor – and on May 14, Mother’s Day gives us the chance. Check out Norfolk Florist’s Mother’s Day collection, or give us a call to discuss a beautiful custom arrangement made up of her favorite flowers. But don’t let this day go past without giving her the accolades she deserves. Continue reading
There are many occasions in the spring that just wouldn’t be the same without flowers! When it comes time for proms or formal dances, Norfolk Florist understands how to design elegant flowers that will add all the class and sophistication that you are looking for.
Make Them Feel Special! In addition to proms, graduation ceremonies and Mother’s Day are two additional spring occasions that call for beautiful corsages! Continue reading