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An Etiquette Primer for Attending Your First Korean Funeral (in America)

If you have to attend the funeral of Korean individual, then it's important that you understand some of the unique etiquette issues that are involved in Korean funeral services. You don't want to show up unprepared or, worse, commit a breach of etiquette (such as having red flowers delivered). So, this brief guide will help you with the basics of the Korean funeral. Dress Appropriately Dress as you would for most funerals. Read More 

Themed Birthday Bouquet Ideas

If you want to send a friend or loved a bouquet of flowers on his or her birthday but think it's not creative enough, think again. With a little forethought, you can help your florist design a one-of-a-kind themed floral arrangement that the recipient will love. To create the most thoughtful gift, consider the celebrant's interests, hobbies and even favorite colors. If you can, include a few elements in the bouquet, or choose a nice vase that the recipient can save keep after the flowers have died. Read More 

Sending Get-Well Bouquets: What To Know Before Shipping Flowers To A Friend In The Hospital

A bright, bountiful vase of flowers is a wonderful gift for anyone to receive. The beauty of flowers and their lovely scent make them one of the most popular gifts for anniversaries, birthdays and many other occasions. When someone is recuperating in the hospital, many people choose this gift to help brighten the often gloomy or bland hospital decor. While most people will appreciate the thought, there are some reasons why a bouquet, or at least certain flowers, are not appreciated. Read More 

A Few Tips for Buying and Caring for Fresh Flowers to Brighten Your Day

If one of your little indulgences is having fresh flowers around the house, you know how frustrating it is to have a bouquet that wilts or dies quicker than you had expected. There are many variables as to how long cut flowers will last in a vase, such as the type of flower, how long the flowers have been at the store, and how you care for them once you have them home. Read More 

It’s Not That Simple: Properly Holding Wedding Flowers

You may spend a lot of time choosing the perfect flowers for your wedding. You pick flowers that you find to be absolutely gorgeous and that carry with them a lot of symbolism. However, once you have your flowers, you may wonder how to hold them. This might seem like a trivial issue, but how you hold your wedding flowers will affect how beautiful your wedding photos will look. Choose Your Wedding Dress First Read More