Check out our summer inspired designs! We have been celebrating the gorgeous weather with seasonal blooms. Soak up the summer with our sunny arrangements before it’s too late. Whether it’s to thank a host, brighten an office space or celebrate something special, these florals will make anyone’s day brighter.
When we look to thank the males in our lives, flowers are usually on the bottom of a long list, if they even make it on the list at all. When thinking all things floral, we tend to compile those thoughts in our Female category. With the introduction of our Father’s Day collection we strive to have florals reaching the tip top of your list.
We took our gorgeous lush blooms and added a touch of masculinity, bold and rustic, polished yet raw. With a touch of ruggedness we have several new arrangements that would be perfect for all the males in our lives!
Featured Father’s Day Arrangements:
I’d rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck. Quite a sentiment – how can we disagree? Especially with Valentine’s Day approaching. As promised our Valentine’s Day Collection 2017 is up and ready for viewing! Please check it out at https://cityblossoms.com/valentines-day.php
Place your order before 2/9/17 using the code VDAY14 and receive 10% off on your order!
Enjoy the holiday with a loved one, a BFF, a parent, even your dog! Just please don’t forget to include flowers and lots of chocolate!
Happy Valentine’s Day from all at City Blossoms!
Valentine’s Day could not happen at a better time of year, especially for us on the East Coast!
February is one of the coldest and dismal months of the year and can be remedied with either a trip to the Caribbean, if you are lucky, or a more affordable approach – FLOWERS! But, why wait for Valentine’s Day? Run don’t walk to your local florist and pick some up! Preferably one of our two locations! Gift them to your significant other, mom, dad, bestie, girlfriend, boyfriend or the best person – yourself! There is a Chinese proverb – When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other! WE say AGREED!!
A flower purchase could be and should be part of your weekly routine. Try it for a week or two. We guarantee you will be hooked and miss their faces when they are not around. Even something as simple as a single bloom in a bud vase on your nightstand. It greets you every morning and quiets you into your dreams at night. The studies have been done – flowers have a long term positive effect on moods and it can be immediate. Flowers are a natural and healthful moderator of moods. When in a room they make a space more welcoming and create a sharing atmosphere.
So get yourself out of the winter doldrums January and February can bring and revive yourself with some gorgeous blooms!!
Here are a few of our classic beauties to dream about for that special someone on Valentine’s Day or a well deserved gift for yourself now! Enjoy…. new collection coming soon!
As 2016 comes to a close, City Blossoms would like to say thank you to all of our loyal clients for making our year so special!
You kept us “blossoming” doing what we love most and do best! What more could we ask for …except maybe peonies being in season all year round! (0;
Some of the highlights were collaborating with the loveliest “brides to be” at the most iconic venues in New York! Our brides were not only a delight to work with, they had a clear and beautiful vision which inspired many magical weddings. Starting on a high note with the gorgeous Nasim Farjad’s January wedding at Liberty Warehouse. Followed by yet another gorgeous bride, Stephanie Yaghoubi. Stephanie’s nuptials took place at Tribeca Rooftop with Manhattan as the backdrop.
City Blossoms also provided decor for our first movie premiere “Sully” at the iconic Tavern on the Green.
Here are some of our favorite images from 2016.
Happy New Year to all we are so excited about what’s to come in 2017!
At City Blossoms, we love team outings, as we truly believe that they are a great way to facilitate bonding with our team and give us a chance to get to know one another outside of the office. That is why our gatherings are not limited to just holidays: we always come together to celebrate birthdays, organizational accomplishments and other special occasions.
Last Tuesday our team met at the Water Club, a waterfront restaurant with wonderful views of New York and Long Island City. Great food, refreshing drinks and a wonderful company… what else could we wish for! 🙂 And we would like to share with you our pictures. Please, meet the City Blossoms team!
“Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.” Lewis Grizzard.
There is so much to be inspired about in the springtime. Flowers are pushing through the once frozen soil to add a pop of color and softness to the world, birds are chirping, the sun is shining brighter, the day is longer, and most importantly, being able to hang up your heavy winter coat for good.
Take a look at some of our favorite spring inspirations.
This summer we were very honored to be a part of Allison + Mike’s wedding at the Midtown Loft & Terrace in Midtown Manhattan. The space manages to feel intimate while being surrounded by the huge skyscrapers of NYC. In addition to fantastic views of the Empire Stare Building, the space is easily transformed to fit each event’s aesthetic.
For Allison + Mike’s summer nuptials, the floral decor was elegant, romantic, and sophisticated. The pink and peach tones in the centerpieces with the mercury glass vases was just stunning. Illuminated by the light of votive and tall hurricane candles, each table setting was whimsical and glamorous. It was a pleasure working with the sweet couple & their families through the planning process. We wish the happy couple a lifetime of happiness!
Venue: Midtown Loft & Terrace
Planner: Pink Monkey Events
Photographer: Jayde Jackson
Planning a wedding is always a very busy time for a couple. To avoid feeling stressed out during the process, it’s best to book your venue & caterer months ahead of time. Unfortunately for Emily + Ryan, their full service venue which included the food, flowers and decor, went out of business & permanently shut it’s doors one month before their wedding day.
Everything moves fast in New York City, but no one ever hopes to plan their wedding in a New York minute, especially when they’ve already planned their wedding for over a year.
One of our favorite venues, The India House Club, was available to host their wedding with the short turn around. The vibe & decor was different than the couples original venue, ReBar in Brooklyn, but the warmth and old school charm of the India House made up for it.
The floral designs for their wedding were garden style compositions of blush, cream, and white blooms. Accents of seeded eucalyptus, wax flowers, and dusty miller created a very earth feel.
Emily + Ryan were able to keep a level head through their unusual circumstance while planning their wedding one month before their wedding day. Check out the stunning pictures of their big day below. We wish them a very Happy Anniversary this month & many more to come!!
Photographs courtesy of: Clean Plate Pictures