Mother’s Day 2020 Gift Ideas

Posted: May 1st, 2020
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With Mother’s Day 2020 just around the corner, now is the time to work on a last-minute gift. This day is all about making your mother feel special. Although this year may be difficult due to the current circumstances, it is more important than ever to remain true to classic traditions. 

Here are a few ways to celebrate your mom this Mother’s Day:

Options For People Who Live With Their Mom

Make Her Breakfast

Who doesn’t like to wake up to breakfast in bed? This is a classic and easy way to get her day started on a high note. 


Spend Time With Her

Of course, you spend time with your mom, but do you learn new things about her every time? Use this time to talk and get to know your mom. This may sound silly, but there are probably a lot of interesting things you don’t even know about her! Ask her about her favorite song, or what she was like at your age, (Here are more fun questions to ask your mom). She will appreciate you taking the time to get to know her more than just being your mother. 


Long-Distance Gift Ideas 

For many people across the world, they will not be able to physically spend time with their mother. Although it may be a challenge, this doesn’t mean that the day will be any less special! 


Send Her Flowers 

A brightly colored bouquet is the perfect thing to brighten up your mother’s day. Flowers have been scientifically proven to give people feelings of happiness. Be sure to send her a beautiful bouquet of her favorite flowers. With custom bouquet designs available, you can create a one-of-a-kind arrangement just for your mom. 


Connect Through Video Messages 

It may be easier to send your mom a quick “Happy Mother’s Day” text, but make it more personal by talking face to face! Send your mother an invite to video chat with you. This is an excellent time to catch up and get the chance to see each other- even if it is through your phone screen. 


No matter what you give your mom this Mother’s Day, make sure it is something that comes from the heart. 

Coles Flowers in Middlebury has been providing high quality floral and gift items for over forty years. Our locally-owned and operated business is dedicated to providing exceptional service. Browse our Mother’s Day Bouquets available for no-contact delivery and curbside pickup! 

Best Types of Flowers for Mother’s Day

Posted: April 14th, 2016

Finding the perfect floral arrangement for mom can be a bit of a search. Of course, you want the very best for her, but you are also looking for something that’s both unique and affordable. Cole’s Flowers simplifies your Mother’s Day gift hunt by offering a wide array of one-of-a-kind floral arrangements to make your mom’s special day brighter. Looking for the best flower type for Mother’s Day? No problem! See our top three favorites to celebrate Mom.


Mother's Day FlowersRoses


If your mom is a “classic” lady, an arrangement of roses is the ideal floral display to represent her personality and show your love. Sophisticated and simple, Cole’s Flowers’ Rose Lovers Bouquet arranges peach, pink and red roses in a clear, round vase – perfect for the woman with an eye for beauty. Plus you can choose from three different sizes to accommodate your budget.




The perfect springtime flower, treating your mom to a floral arrangement featuring lilies for Mother’s Day is sure to bring her joy. Send her the Touch Her Heart Arrangement or the Supremely Lovely Floral Arrangement from Cole’s Flowers, both of which include lilies in the bouquets. Add a balloon, chocolates or stuffed animal to the arrangement for a little something extra to sweeten her day.




For the mom who is calm and soothing – or needs an infusion of calm and soothing in her life – a bouquet with lavender is a lovely gift option for Mother’s Day. Not only is lavender breathtaking and beautiful, its fragrance is delightful and provides a sense of tranquility. Buy Mom the Exquisite! Arrangement from Cole’s Flowers and treat her to an arrangement of lavender, roses and more. She will surely love featuring this purple and white floral bouquet in her kitchen for everyone to see.


The visionary florists at Cole’s Flowers can bring a Mother’s Day bouquet to life, making this year’s floral arrangement one mom will always remember. You can rely on Cole’s Flowers to create a masterpiece including fresh, signature flowers that look and smell beautiful. Mother’s Day is coming up fast – less than a month away! – so place your order online now and schedule it for Mother’s Day delivery or call us at 802-388-4003 for personalized service and help choosing the perfect flowers for Mom.

The Best Bouquets For The Best Mom

Posted: April 20th, 2015

mothers day giftsIt seems like you have a lot of time to pick out a Mother’s Day gift, order it and have deliver arranged. However, Mother’s Day will be here before you know it! This holiday always sneaks up on us between spring cleaning and summer vacations leaving us running around trying to find our mom’s favorite flowers. You don’t have to do that this year. You can order flowers and arrange delivery today. There’s actually no better time to do that as this spring season brings the most beautiful flowers that any mother would love.



White flowers are a great start to any arrangement. They are pure, clean and fresh providing a great base that can compliment any other type of flower. A combination of white tulips and roses are traditional and beautiful. For a soft and sweet bouquet, purple or pink carnations can be placed sporadically. For a fuller arrangement you can also add Baby’s Breath and a variety of foliage. Eucalyptus is a newly popular addition to arrangements for pops of fresh, green color.



Yellow is also a very popular color this season. A yellow arrangement of flowers is a stand out choice that can brighten up the day of any mother. It may not seem like there are a lot of yellow options, but there might be more than you think! Sunflowers are a great way to start this bouquet. In addition to those traditional flowers yellow roses, gerbera and daisy poms can be added. But those aren’t your only options. You can also choose from yellow tulips, carnations, alstroemeria and daffodils.



Perhaps your mother prefers pink and red to yellow or white. No worries, there are tons of options in this color palette as well. In fact, pink and red flowers combined in a bouquet can be a beautiful, feminine gift to give. Red roses created the perfect start to this type of arrangement. Dispersed throughout the bouquet you can also add pink snapdragons for height and pink lilies for width and fullness. Together these three flowers create an intricate and interesting arrangement of classic and modern blooms.



Mother’s Day couldn’t fall during a better season for gorgeous flowers. Whether you want to go traditional or contemporary, there’s a bouquet for your mom just waiting to be ordered. Flowers spread happiness and show both appreciation and love. It’s because of this, and they’re extensive availability, that an arrangement makes the perfect gift for any mother on Mother’s Day.