Choosing the perfect gift for your significant other can be a challenge! Sometimes it’s a struggle to find the balance between a meaningful and a practical gift, and if you’ve been with your special someone for years, you may feel like you’ve exhausted all of the options. But often the perfect gift is about more than the gift itself. It’s about expressing your love and appreciation for your partner.
I have been to my fair share of weddings through the years. As, no doubt, have you. Family, friends, co-workers, and of course my husband’s students all grown up and making me feel older than I should. But the weddings that always make a lasting memory for me are ones in which the bride has truly embraced her aesthetic style and uses the day to express it in every way.
Synonymous with wedding style in this day and age, is the name Vera Wang. Every woman wants to have a piece of a fashion designer and icon like Vera Wang added to their wedding day. Access to the Vera Wang Wedding Flower Collection on FTD.com makes expressing your bridal style beautifully easy and available to brides throughout the country.
Just like getting rid of the hiccups, it seems everyone has a theory about how to keep flowers fresh longer. We took the five most popular theories and put them to the test — seven days in a controlled environment, under observation. It was like the hunger games, except with flowers. read more
The ability to design a flower arrangement is a gift. But even the most amature among us can still learn the basics. If you don’t have a natural green thumb, the easiest way to quickly improve your flower bouquets is with the fairly basic art of flower cutting. A well-manicured floral arrangement is the boldest way to liven a table or room! read more
Long before email, texting, instant messages or even phone calls, people used flowers to communicate. The language of flowers — also known as floriography — was popular in the 18th and 19th century. While we now have more ways to communicate, the messages told with flowers are as meaningful today as ever. If you’re looking for a birthday gift for a special someone who is impossible to shop for, try birth flowers. read more