Did you know that this year marks the 112th official Mother’s Day? Small gatherings to commemorate moms began in 1908 under the leadership of Anna Jarvis, who started the trend of wearing a white carnation to signify that one had visited their mother or attended church services in her memory. But it wasn’t until 1914 that Woodrow Wilson declared it an official holiday.
Every year as the second Sunday in May approaches, we are reminded to show our moms the love and appreciation that they so deserve. There are countless things that we love about our moms, but what do people value most? To find out, we surveyed 1,017 people and asked them, “What do you love most about your mom?”
They say every bride dreams about their wedding day from the time that they are little girl. That is all too true when it comes to the Romanticist bride. What’s a Romanticist?
You might be surprised to learn that having a piece of Vera Wang bridal style as part of your wedding day has become beautifully simple with her Wedding Flower Collection on FTD.com.
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