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Fresh Holiday Plants

By portcharlotteflorist on November 19, 2018 in Autumn, Holidays, Thanksgiving. 0 Comments

Now that the holidays are upon us we turn our attention to how we will decorate our homes for the holidays. Don’t forget your front porch, entryway or other outdoor space. Adding a touch of greenery to your porch or door is a wonderful way to infuse your home with holiday cheer. Hang an elegant seasonal wreath on your front door or place a gorgeous holiday potted plant on the steps to your porch. Take a look at the beautiful plant designs created by the floral artisans at Port Charlotte Florist to inspire your holiday decorating decor. Read More about Fresh Holiday Plants

A Centerpiece For Fall

By portcharlotteflorist on October 28, 2018 in Autumn, Flowers. 0 Comments

When you think about decorating your home for autumn, consider your entertaining goals and the tablescape you’ll create for get togethers. The professionals at Port Charlotte Florist have put together several great ideas, as well as a lovely collection of autumn centerpieces, to help you design a stunning fall table this year. Create an all-beige tablescape that includes beige candles, china and linens, so that your few distinct accent pieces in bold fall shades stand out. Add pops of color with harvest finds like green apples, red pears, gold leaves and plum berries in clear glass containers for a rustic fall look. Mix fall fruit and candles in a sophisticated fall design. Candles and pears or apples carved into tea light votives make beautiful centerpieces or accents along your table runner. Read More about A Centerpiece For Fall

Create A Textured Look In Your Home this Fall

By portcharlotteflorist on October 22, 2018 in Autumn, Flowers. 0 Comments

Celebrate fall in all its splendor this season with gorgeous decor and on-trend texture. The design experts at Port Charlotte Florist are eager to share our favorite tips for decorating with you this season. Showcase your style with vibrant hues and bold textures that add a rustic element to your decor. Pair oranges, yellows and greens with tall tree branches, crisp fall leaves and acorns, nuts and berries in a variety of shapes and sizes for a touch of nature. Use metals to add a fresh feel and create a calming look to any seasonal decor this fall. Galvanized buckets, shiny vases and hearty metal accents throughout your home to energize and inspire you this season. Fall is the season to get cozy inside, so let personal items like family photos, sentimental artwork and soft, meaningful floral arrangements come together in one pleasant gathering. Read More about Create A Textured Look In Your Home this Fall

Spooky Beautiful Flowers

By portcharlotteflorist on October 14, 2018 in Autumn, Flowers, Halloween. 0 Comments

Sometimes flowers are just flowers and sometimes flowers are actually a fantastic Halloween horror display! Choose colors, textures and varieties that will accent your festive style and showcase your Halloween spirit this season. Place beautiful fall arrangements filled with spooky accents everywhere in your home for parties, front porch for trick-or-treaters, or throughout your office for a lively ambiance that will get everyone in the spirit. The designers at Port Charlotte Florist have created some amazing pieces that will put you in the mood for the spookiest day of the year. Read More about Spooky Beautiful Flowers

A Bouquet Of Jewel-Toned Flowers

By portcharlotteflorist on September 24, 2018 in Autumn, Flowers. 0 Comments

No matter what your home’s decorating palette is, you can’t go wrong by including beautiful seasonal jewel tones in your autumn decor. Try adding a bright bouquet of jewel-toned flowers to your coffee table and watch the entire room transform. Bringing bright colors into your space is a great way to freshen and energize each room in your home. The floral designers at Port Charlotte Florist have created a fabulous selection of jewel-toned arrangements that will look amazing in your home. Read More about A Bouquet Of Jewel-Toned Flowers

Putting The Essence Of Autumn On Your Table

By flowermanager on September 17, 2018 in Autumn, Flowers. 0 Comments

Autumn is upon us and with it comes the opportunity to design a dinner party worthy of the season. Including fall colors in your decor and centerpieces will bring the essence of autumn into focus. Also, try incorporating something new and unique in your food and drink choices. Port Charlotte Florist suggests trying a recipe with edible flowers for a fresh new culinary experience. Read More about Putting The Essence Of Autumn On Your Table

Centerpieces for Every Thanksgiving

By portcharlotteflorist on November 10, 2017 in Autumn, Flowers, Thanksgiving. 0 Comments

We're all different in how we approach Thanksgiving; for some of us, it's a formal affair, filled with heirloom linens and china, soft candlelight and everyone dressed up. For others, it's a casual potluck on the back patio followed by football in the backyard or a walk on the beach. And then there's the rest of us, who fall somewhere in between! At Port Charlotte Florist, we've got centerpieces for the Thanksgiving table that will work for everyone. With just a little time and consideration, you can find the perfect one for your dinner. Read More about Centerpieces for Every Thanksgiving

Make Way for Mums

By portcharlotteflorist on October 20, 2017 in Autumn, Flowers. 0 Comments

Fall's mums are here to stay, and given how pretty they are, you'll never want them to leave. It's that time of year to give your front steps and entryway a refresh, re-potting plants, setting out pumpkins and switching out your summer wreath for something a little more seasonal. We have to do all we can here in the subtropics to make Fall feel like Fall, but the season's beloved flowering plant goes a long way to helping us achieve that spirit. At Port Charlotte Florist, we're happy to help match you up with a mum. Read More about Make Way for Mums

Elements of Fall Floral Design

By portcharlotteflorist on October 2, 2017 in Autumn, Floral Design. 0 Comments

The elements and colors used in fall floral design are distinctive and easily recognizable. Even here in South Florida, where temperatures haven't cooled and colors don't change, our home decor and floral designs celebrate the warmth of the season. Many of us have been transplanted from colder climates and remember the inviting hospitality of hot cider and roaring fires. The floral designers at Port Charlotte Florist employ inspiration from traditional fall themes to create some of the most beautiful arrangements, bouquets and centerpieces in Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte and North Port. What can we make for your home or gathering? Don't Forget: These seasonal arrangements make amazing hostess gifts!  Read More about Elements of Fall Floral Design

Bright Autumn Flowers

By portcharlotteflorist on September 18, 2017 in Autumn. 0 Comments

While Florida may not see the changing fall colors that other parts of the country enjoy - or experience cooler weather - we still love to celebrate the arrival of the new season. Adding beautiful, bright autumn flowers from Port Charlotte Florist is an easy way to transform your home decor, and to recognize that although the weather may not feel like it, we have entered into autumn. From fall potted plants on our lanai to harvest centerpieces on our dining room tables, we love the colors of fall!  Read More about Bright Autumn Flowers