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6 Expert Floral Artist Tips to Decorate Beautifully This Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is drawing near, and whether you're hosting dinner on the big day at your home, or gathering everyone for a leftovers party the next day, or just decorating your nest for the season, using flowers to create a magical environment is an joyous rite of the Thanksgiving season. We have long relied on the…
5 Surprising Blooms for a Romantic Gift this Valentine’s Day
A gift of flowers is de rigueur for Valentine's Day. And a red rose is traditionally the go-to bloom. Why give red roses on Valentine's Day? Well, no sweetheart would be disappointed with a dozen long-stemmed red roses. It's a very safe (read, dull) choice. But what if you want to do something new? Something bold, different, creative and more personal? We asked our expert ace floral artist Miko Akasaka for help. And she's given us some fresh fun new ways to give flowers for Valentine's Day this year. There are, in fact, beautiful and romantic alternatives to roses! Here are 5 unexpected types of flowers - and fresh ways to give roses - that would make a brilliant and surprising Valentines Day gift in 2022.
What are the Best Beautiful Flower Bouquets to Buy for Delivery this July?
The fireworks of Independence Day may be spectacular, but there are plenty of other ways to set off some sparks in July. Our  correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated our list of the beautiful luxury flower bouquets and floral arrangements best to buy online for gift delivery this July from our favorite florists and floral artists. They're perfect as a gift - or just to bring some additional summer joy into your own home.
5 Luxury Flower Arrangements Best to Gift for a Lasting Impact
Paper, metal, dried, porcelain and preserved - there are gorgeous luxury flowers that are not straight from the florist shop that still make a wonderful gift for Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, birthdays or just because. And they'll last long after the big day is over. Which is a luxury in and of itself, no? Here are the 5 best luxury flower arrangements to gift for long lasting impact, including paper, porcelain, metal, dried and preserved floral bouquets.
12 Luxury Bouquets of Flowers Best for Spring Delivery 2021
What better way to welcome a new season than with fresh flowers? Especially spring flowers, with their vibrant hues. But where you can find the best luxury spring flowers online, whether to give as a gift or to order for your own home? Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated our list of the best luxury spring flower bouquets and floral arrangements to buy online this year for Easter, Mother's Day and the spring season 2021.
The 12 Best Luxury Florists and Flower Shops in the World
It's almost Valentine's Day, and spring will be along any minute after that. So, we're thinking flowers. Our ace correspondent Jillian Tangen has done the research, and she's sharing the details on the 12 best luxury florists, flower shops and floral artists in the world right now. These are the designers behind the most artistic statement bouquets and floral arrangements. And they're the perfect go-to professionals for luxury Valentine's Day flowers, wedding flowers, Mother's Day and everyday sparks of much-needed flower joy.
How to Send the Gift of a Luxurious Sunflower Bouquet
It's sunflower season! And it hasn't come a moment too soon. Lots of people need a pick-me-up right now, and how better to raise someone's spirits than with a gorgeous sunflower bouquet? Like, does anyone not like sunflowers? They're the perfect embodiment of summer and fall. But where can we find the best luxury bouquets of sunflowers to send right now as a gift? Our ace correspondent Jillian Tangen has everything you need to know about how to send the gift of a luxurious sunflower bouquet by mail with no hassle at all.
How to Decorate with the Best Faux or Live House Plants
Plant love is spreading, and the Great Lockdown has made many of us even more keen to decorate our work and living spaces by adding greenery. Some are ready for plant parenthood - and some (that would be us) are not quite there. Either way, there are easy solutions at hand. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has a primer on how to best decorate your home or office with either faux or live house plants and other greenery.
Can the Best Luxury Faux Flowers Actually Look Real?
Some of us are just not ready to be plant parents. Or even to tend to fresh flowers on a regular basis. We admit it: we don't know what we're doing, and we don't have time to learn. But the idea of cheesy-looking fake florals makes us cringe. Is there a solution? What are the luxury faux flower and plant brands that actually look real? Our ace correspondent Jillian Tangen is sharing her curated list of the best artificial flowers and plants to add color and texture to your luxury home or office decor.
How to Send the Gift of a Luxurious Peony Bouquet
It's peony season! And it hasn't come a moment too soon. Lots of people need a pick-me-up right now, and how better to raise someone's spirits than with a gorgeous pink (or white, or maroon) bouquet? Like, does anyone not like peonies? But where can we find the best luxury bouquets of peonies to send right now as a gift? Here's how to send the gift of a luxurious peony bouquet by mail with no hassle at all.
The Best Places in the World to Buy Luxury House Plants
Having a collection of thriving and beautiful house plants has become a status marker almost as powerful as wearing the new Apple AirPod Pros. What's behind all the plant love? And what's the best way to build a collection of luxurious greenery in your home? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has the facts behind the trend - and she's also curated a list of the best sources for purchasing house plants right now. Online and in-store at retail, these are the best brands and places to buy luxurious indoor house plants.
What are the Best Places for a Flower Arranging Party?
Love flowers? This is a perfect moment to learn the art of creating a luxurious flower arrangement. And even better, perhaps the next time you're entertaining, you should host a flower arranging party. They're more popular than ever. And there are lots of luxurious options and locations, with talented florists and floral artists eager to share their skills and expertise. You can even do it virtually. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has uncovered the best places in the world for a flower arranging party or a lesson in floral artistry. Consider this (literally) the Ivy League.

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