Honor a Breast Cancer Survivor and Give the Gift of Pink

Posted: October 18th, 2017
Honor a Breast Cancer Survivor and Give the Gift of Pink

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Unfortunately, chances are likely that you or someone you know has been affected by breast cancer. Whether you know someone who is a survivor, or who has lost a friend or family member to the illness, you can spread awareness this month by giving the gift of pink  to show that you’re thinking of them always.

Here is a sampling of the prettiest and pinkest Breast Cancer Awareness bouquets available at Cole’s Flowers.

Amor Perfecto

The Amour Perfecto bouquet is a femininely pink arrangement of stargazer lilies, red roses, pink snapdragons, white stock, white cushion poms, and mini pink carnations that will command attention as a centerpiece on an office desk or entryway table. This gorgeous and regal arrangement is sure to put a smile on the face of the breast cancer survivor in your life.

Alluring Alstroemeria

The Alluring Alstroemeria arrangement is a beautiful, tall arrangement of pastel and bright pink alstroemeria, also known as the delicate but vibrant Peruvian lily. Peruvian lilies are symbols of friendship and loyalty, the perfect flower choice to express your loyalty and admiration for your breast cancer survivor’s courage.

Be You Bouquet

Our Be You arrangement consists of a cylinder vase brimming with hot pink carnations and lavender aster. Remind your loved one that you’re thinking of them this month with this impressively bold arrangement bursting with color and class.

Best Wishes Basket

Our Best Wishes Basket is a cheerful, bright pink arrangement of gerberas, aster, mini carnations, tulips, and more, all nestled into a beautiful keepsake basket. You only want the best in life for your friend or loved one, and this elegant basket will reflect that sentiment.

Beloved Bouquet

Our Beloved Bouquet is a tall, dazzling arrangement of bright pink, including lilies, hydrangea, roses, spray roses, and tulips. If you know someone who has lost a loved one to breast cancer, express your sympathies this month with this soft and pretty bouquet design.

If you have any questions about our hand-crafted arrangements, call us at Coles Flowers today at 802-388-4003 or click here for information on how to create your own custom arrangement.

Best Bouquets for National Boss Day

Posted: October 10th, 2017
Dancing Daises Arrangement

Whether you have a good relationship with your boss or you are simply looking to acknowledge their constant efforts, it’ll be helpful to know that National Boss Day is coming up on Monday, Oct. 16.

Consider celebrating your boss in honor of National Boss Day with a fresh bouquet of Cole’s Flowers.

Yolo Yellow Arrangement

A splash of yellow in the office will stand out, making your boss stand out as well. Our Yolo Yellow Arrangement bouquet consists of yellow lilies, tulips, roses, bells of Ireland, and more. It is a burst of sunshine guaranteed to make even the toughest bosses crack a smile.

Dancing Daises Arrangement

If you’re looking for a bouquet that is relatively simple to honor a boss that won’t be thrilled to get a tremendous amount of attention, consider purchasing our Dancing Daises Arrangement. This arrangement consists of vibrant gerbera daisies that will serve as a sweet “little something.”

Homecoming Harvest Arrangement

Looking for a season bouquet? Consider gifting our Homecoming Harvest Arrangement. If your boss is a big fan of the fall season, (aren’t we all?) consider pairing this arrangement with a pumpkin coffee in the morning. This seasonal bouquet is filled with bold orange roses and complete with mini gourds.

Exotic Greenness Bouquet

Our Exotic Greenness Bouquet comes in a cube vase filled with orange roses, green antique hydrangeas, green Fuji spider mums, and more. Consider pairing this bouquet with gourmet chocolates for the boss that is constantly going the extra mile for their employees.

Looking for something different? Visit Cole’s Flowers for more bouquet options!

Highlighting Our Fall Bouquets

Posted: September 25th, 2017
Colorful Canvas Bouquets

Despite unseasonably warm temperatures, fall is officially here and we are now offering our fall arrangements.

Consider celebrating the fall season by decorating your home or office with one of our fall bouquets.

All Hail to Fall!

Our All Hail to Fall bouquet is a tall, luscious arrangement filled with sunflowers, yellow gerberas, roses, mini roses, snapdragons, dark orange mums, and more. This arrangement will bring a bit of cozy fall cheer to your home, and the pretty orange flared vase can be reused all season with other fall florals!

Colorful Canvas

Our Colorful Canvas arrangement is a visually stunning collection of golden yellow gerberas, red and orange roses, chrysanthemums and more. This warm, richly colored arrangement will get you in the autumn spirit in no time! Send one to your home or one to your office to brighten up the space!

Brilliant Basket

For a keepsake that you can use all season, check out our Brilliant Basket arrangement. This bouquet features hot pink roses and carnations, peach snapdragons, orange lilies, orange gerberas and more. Say “hello” to fall with this arrangement, and use the basket for the rest of the season to collect golden colored blooms or hold gourds.

Abundant Beauty

Our Abundant Beauty arrangement makes a great fall centerpiece for hosting the holidays at your home. It’s a low, clustered design of orange lilies, chrysanthemums, orange and yellow tulips, bronze accents, and more. It also features two pillar candles, to get you in the cozy fall spirit!

For more information on our fall arrangements, or to order today, visit Coles Flowers or call at 802-388-4003. Our florists are standing by and ready to get you excited about the season!

Best Fall Wedding Flowers

Posted: August 21st, 2017
Seasonal Fall Wedding Flowers

The 2017 fall weddings season is all about rich and warm colors, cozy themed décor, and satin dresses.

If you’re planning a fall wedding, keep in mind that seasonal flowers might work well with your décor and could help you portray a fall theme.

We’ve highlighted the best options for fall wedding flowers that will work well with any fall décor.

Mums

Mums are the most traditional go-to fall flower, and are often referred to as the “Queen of Fall Flowers.” Mums bloom in a wide array of colors, which is great news for brides, because there are lots of color options making it easy to match your mums to your wedding’s theme and décor.

Aster

If you’re looking to paint a to-die-for romantic setting at your fall wedding, consider going with purple aster flowers. The deep purple color on these tiny wild-looking flowers will give your wedding an intimate and regal feel. Purple aster is associated with love and patience, two things that are key to a successful marriage.

Daisies

Although daisies might seem like they are primarily a summer flower, because they often thought of as yellow, these flower also blooms in rich, dark fall colors, such as purples and reds. In dark tones, these flowers are big and beautiful, and will help draw out any other fall colors present in your theme.

Snow Drops

For a unique winter-white bouquet, perfect for a fall wedding easing into the winter season, many couples choose to go with snowdrop flowers. These flowers have petals that turn towards the ground. They are thought to symbolize hope, purity and rebirth.

Weddings are about celebrating you and your spouse and it’s important to choose flowers that are an expression of your love for one another. Let Coles Flowers help you choose the right fall flowers for your wedding.

Bring Home the Fresh Looks and Smells of Spring

Posted: February 13th, 2017

With April showers come May flowers, which means spring is just around the corner! At Cole’s Flowers, we huge fans of spring and all the beautiful smells and sights that come with it. If you want to get over your winter blahs and bask in sunshine and warmth, treat yourself to something colorful and warm this spring!

Butterfly Garden

Our Butterfly Garden arrangement is one of our favorites. It combines orange roses, bells of Ireland, purple irises, lavender carnations and purple liatris all in one setting that’s fresh and full of color. The flowers are then arranged in a low design bowl and finished with sweet butterfly picks, giving the illusion that a burst of spring has been carried inside of your home.

Spring Floral ArrangementsSpring Sophistication

The Spring Sophistication arrangement is full of bold colors. There is no denying spring is here when you bring this collection of color into your home. It is a great way to boost anyone’s spirits! This arrangement starts off with a flared vase. Next, hot pink and orange roses are added. Then orange carnations and orange miniature carnations are added to the mix. To finish the arrangement, pink tulips and pink waxflowers are used to complete the warm, rich color palate of spring.

Friendship Blooms

If you are looking for a way to show your friend some appreciation, look no further than the Friendship Blooms basket! This basket arrangement is simply darling with two-colored purple carnations and pink spray roses contrasted with hot pink Matsumoto asters and pink larkspurs. The basket is then completed by adding yellow and green alstroemeria, adding fresh sprigs of green leather leaf, pittosporum and Ming fern to round out the arrangement.

On the Bright Side

Is yellow more your color? Never fear! We have the perfect spring arrangement for you! Look On the Bright Side and find this arrangement, organized in a lime green plastic container. The primary flower in this arrangement is yellow tulips, with green and yellow poms used to add more color and body. Yellow alsteroemeria is added to fill out the arrangement with a sweet bird figure and natural bird’s nest used to complete the look.

If spring can’t get here soon enough for you, wash away the winter blues with the gift of springtime flowers! Shop our full selection of spring flowers today or call us at 802-388-4003 for help finding the perfect arrangement!

Send Warm Wishes for Flu Sufferers

Posted: January 9th, 2017

With winter in full swing, so is flu season. That means many people across the country will be taking days off to nurse themselves back to health. While not all of us are nurses and doctors who can help them with their recovery, there are still ways to help them feel better, like the gift of get well flowers.

Flowers for Flu SufferersFlu is caused by a virus, which means that antibiotics and medicines can do little more than provide symptom relief. That means one of the best ways to get better is the age-old remedy of fluids and rest. When you’re down with the flu, though, knowing that friends and loved ones care can help you rest more easily and help get back to your normal life again.

Flowers can go a really long way for someone who isn’t feeling well. They can provide a nice mood booster for people who are sick because – let’s be honest – most of us aren’t happy when we’re sick. We usually feel as unhappy as we look and don’t want to be bothered with anything. Receiving flowers from a close friend or family member can bring a smile to their face, because it’s not only a nice gift but it means that someone is thinking about them as well.

If you know of someone close to you who has gotten the flu and you’d like to send them a gift to let them know you’re thinking about them and hope they feel better soon, Cole’s Flowers can help. We offer numerous get well flowers to help put a smile on the face of a loved one or friend who isn’t feeling their best. Whether you choose a tasteful floral arrangement or a more permanent gift basket, our wide selection has got you covered.

Shop our online store and place an order today or give us a call at 802-388-4003 to place an order.

Brighten Someone’s New Year with Lovely Flowers

Posted: December 29th, 2016

We’re about to embark on a new year – have you made any resolutions yet? Resolve to start 2017 off right and give the unexpected gift of flowers to your loved ones! The best reason to get flowers is “just because,” so we’ve picked out a few of our favorite arrangements, perfect for any day of the week, that anyone is sure to love.

Bring On the HappyOur Bring on the Happy arrangement is the perfect mix of sunny, beautiful colors, with a classic tall ginger vase, hot pink gerberas, red mini spray roses, coral roses, yellow daisy poms, red hypericum and yellow lilies. This arrangement is perfect for any season and will complement any type of décor.

For your favorite daisy-lover, check out our Lazy Daisy & Delphinium arrangement. This bouquet is a pretty purple, white and green arrangement, perfect for saying “I’m thinking of you just because.” A tall vase holds tree ferns, white daisy poms, purple-blue bella donna delphinium and solidago.

The Oh Happy Day! arrangement features a modern short vase, with tall flowers for a striking look. This bouquet has orange gerberas, red lilies, blue delphinium, lavender mini carnations and pretty purple stock.

Cheergiver BasketFor the perfect casual gift, check out our Cheergiver basket. This basketful of flowers is sure to put a smile on anyone’s face! It has gerberas, spray roses, daisies and carnations in cheery yellow, orange and green shades.

You definitely don’t need a special occasion to send some flowers! Receiving unexpected flowers can make someone’s day, so why not send a bouquet to your closest friends, family or loved ones to start off their new year right?

Place your order or discuss a custom request by giving Cole’s Flowers a call today at 802-388-4003 or order online now.

Bright Days, Bright Flowers: Arrangements for Summer

Posted: June 14th, 2016

Summer has finally come, which means it’s time to open up your windows and enjoy that fresh warm air! It’s also a great time of year to spruce up your home with some gorgeous summer arrangements that will brighten up the room. What says “summer is here!” more than a colorful arrangement in the center of your kitchen table? Here are some of our favorite bouquets that are perfect for celebrating the season.

Have a Lovely Day Bouquet

Perfect for most any occasion, our Have a Lovely Day Bouquet is a great way to celebrate the start of summer. With giant yellow lilies and perfectly rose-colored roses, this bouquet is sure to bring some much needed post-winter color to any room.

Fiesta Time!Fiesta Time! Bouquet

Our Fiesta Time! Bouquet is also a great choice for celebrating the start of this incredible season. This arrangement features red gerbera daisies, yellow lilies, and splashes of purple, green and orange. There’s no denying it – this colorful bouquet is sure to remind you that summer has come with its gorgeous colors and delicious smells.

Make ‘Em Smile Bouquet

One of our classic bouquets, the Make ‘Em Smile Bouquet, is perfect for any occasion, but its soft summery colors are a great way to start off the season with a bang. Light pink, white and green are arranged to show off the best of the season, with carnations and daisies.

Summer’s End Basket

At the close of the season, try our Summer’s End Basket. This arrangement features pretty yellow snapdragons, purple larkspurs and red gerbera daisies. Bi-colored roses and peach mini carnations with leather leaf eucalyptus round out the bouquet. The tall snapdragons and larkspurs – which look a little bit like lavender, in case you’ve never seen them before – are reminiscent of those late-summer nights. Brighten up your home with this arrangement, and extend the season by bringing the sweet smell of summer indoors.

Take a look at our full selection of summer flowers now to find the perfect bouquet for your home. Place your order online, or call us today at 802-388-4003.