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Fanciful New Floral Trends

By portcharlotteflorist on February 18, 2019 in Floral Design, Flower Gifts, Flowers. 0 Comments

 The 2019 Floral Trends Forecast has been announced and we are proud to present to you some of the fanciful new floral trends that will be on the scene this year. One of the trends the floral artisans at Port Charlotte Florist are especially excited about is Ethereal Bliss. This dreamy design pulls inspiration from beyond our world to create a heavenly, warm elegance of soft fabrics, natural materials and beautiful muted colors. Gender-neutral pinks are joined by shades of sage and lavender for a quiet, thoughtful palette. These light, airy colors combine with natural elements in strong brown base tones like bronze, wood grain, marble, and leather for a modern, minimalistic look without the weight.  Read More about Fanciful New Floral Trends

Be Inspired To Share Your Heart

By portcharlotteflorist on January 21, 2019 in Floral Design, Flowers, Holidays, ROmance, Roses, Valentine's Day. 0 Comments

Valentine’s Day is almost here and that means we begin to think about ways we can share our heart with our special someone. This year let your partner or loved one know how much they mean to you by expressing yourself with flowers. Each flower and the colors in which they arrive can speak a different message to your loved one. For example, white can represent purity, yellow can represent friendship, pink is often sent for gentleness and of course, red is the color of passion and desire. Check out the floral designs that the artisans at Port Charlotte Florist are creating just for you this Valentine’s Day. Read More about Be Inspired To Share Your Heart

Living Coral is the Optimistic Color of 2019

By portcharlotteflorist on January 7, 2019 in Floral Design, Flower Gifts, Flowers, Roses. 0 Comments

The new Color of the Year has been announced for 2019 and its name is Living Coral. This warm, inviting coral hue with the golden undertones is an exciting, invigorating shade that will leave a positive impact in every room. In 2019, we will be seeing Living Coral everywhere we look, from home decor to weddings to fashion. The floral experts at Port Charlotte Florist feel that the best way to incorporate living coral into your daily life is simply with a beautiful bouquet of flowers in coral shades. Read More about Living Coral is the Optimistic Color of 2019

Happy, Healthy New You

By Jenn Kelly on December 26, 2018 in Floral Design, Flowers, Holidays. 0 Comments

The start of a New Year is a great time to think about creating a happy, healthy new you. For this new year, the floral experts at Port Charlotte Florist suggest adding flowers to your daily life. Here’s why: Flowers reduce stress. The color green, and leafy green plants and flowers in particular, has been shown to lower levels of stress and anxiety in people who are near them or see them on a regular basis. Place flowers with leafy greens near you while you work for a calmer environment. Flowers boost creativity. Gazing at bright colors can often lead to more creative thought. Surround yourself with your favorite flowers in your favorite colors to expand your thinking and open your mind to new possibilities. Flowers help you breathe easier. Plants and flowers are known to purify the air around them. Surround yourself with flowers for cleaner air and easier breathing. Read More about Happy, Healthy New You

Thanking The People Who Matter Most

By portcharlotteflorist on November 12, 2018 in Flowers, Thanksgiving. 0 Comments

Now that it’s Thanksgiving, we are turning our attention to the things and people we are grateful for. This year at Port Charlotte Florist, we are especially grateful for our dedicated team of professional staff who work hard every day to bring you the most beautiful blooms around. From our growers and farmers to our artistic designers, professional sales staff, and dedicated delivery drivers, each and everyone of our staff work hard to bring you the best in quality and service. Read More about Thanking The People Who Matter Most

A Fun Way To Celebrate Thanksgiving

By portcharlotteflorist on November 5, 2018 in Flowers, Thanksgiving. 0 Comments

If you’re looking for a new way to celebrate Thanksgiving this year, consider going back in time and re-creating the original Thanksgiving. Decorate your table with items that may have been seen in Plymouth, create meals from the dishes that were served at that first meal, invite children to dress up as pilgrims or Native Americans to delight in the historically accurate version of Thanksgiving. Talk about ways Thanksgiving has changed over the years and what we’re grateful for now. To dress your table with rustic fall flowers, talk to the floral professionals at Port Charlotte Florist for beautiful floral accents to your classic Thanksgiving table. Read More about A Fun Way To Celebrate Thanksgiving

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

How To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage

By portcharlotteflorist on September 30, 2018 in Flowers. 0 Comments

This month is Hispanic Heritage Month, a celebration of the contributions the many generations of Hispanic Americans have made to our nation and society. We pay tribute to the culturally enriching, enduring and impactful contributions Latinos have made to our society and honor them for sharing their rich identity and heritage with us. At Port Charlotte Florist, we are participating in this significant celebration by offering unique designs featuring flowers that originate in Hispanic America. Read More about How To Celebrate Hispanic Heritage