How to Gift Store-Bought Flowers

Bright colors + fresh smells are enough to shake off a bad day. Hence, why flowers are the perfect gift. Birthdays, showers, anniversaries, dinner parties [you name it] — are all ideal for gifting a bouquet. But, if you’re anything like me, you’ll forget until the last-minute. Here’s how to take store-bought flowers and turn them into a stellar-looking, sentimental gift… You’ll need: fresh blooms, kraft paper, scissors, rubber bands…. Read more

How to Arrange Flowers Like a Florist

I’ve always had a [costly] love for flowers— to the extent a florist used to carry my house key. Alas, it didn’t take long to learn those pretty arrangements were a pricey luxury. I’ve since learned how to turn store-bought flowers into pro-worthy bouquets. DIY-ing this will save you big money, so I wanted to share some quick tricks. Let’s start with an arrangement of roses, because it’s one flower you can find year-round….. Read more