Whether you’ve been the giver or the recipient of a beautiful bouquet of flowers, it’s likely that you’ve experienced an occasion where a florist was used.
When it comes to Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, your loved-ones’ birthdays and other occasions that call for you to give the flowers in person, buying flowers from a local florist is best, because you’ll get value for your money.
Having a local florist is great, because you can pop in on your way home from work and have a bouquet made up of fabulous flowers you’ve chosen to give to your wife when you get home. If you buy flowers from your florist often enough, he or she will get to know your tastes and putting together the perfect bouquet will be a quick exercise.
Many florists are also wedding florists and will be able to take care of your wedding flowers on your wedding day. If you’re lucky enough to have built a good relationship with your local florist and he or she specializes in wedding flowers too, you’ll have the ideal wedding florist, because he or she will know exactly what you like. Chances are that your florist will have a portfolio of wedding flowers that he or she has done, so you can see what he or she is capable of.
If you don’t have a relationship with a local wedding florist, ask friends and family for recommendations. You can also search for a wedding florist online or follow our recommendation here: fabulous flowers – weddings. The advantage of these websites is there will be photos of weddings and reviews from previous clients, so you’ll be able to see if the clients were happy with them, whether you like their style and get some ideas for your wedding flowers at the same time.
Then there are those occasions, like birthdays, parents’ anniversaries, newborn babies, promotions, get-well-soon, condolences where you can have your flowers delivered to the recipient. You can either use your local florist for this, or you can look for an online florist, such as https://www.fabulousflowers.co.za/collections/shopfabulousflowersonline on the internet. Make sure the online florist delivers to the area where the recipient lives. From there, you can choose from the flower arrangements, online gifts and hampers they have on offer, add a few words for the card that will accompany the flowers and pay for them using your credit card. If you choose to buy flowers online, it’s important to follow the online safety guidelines as you would if you were buying anything else online.
There are many occasions that call for flowers from a florist. The trick, however is knowing which flowers are appropriate for each one and knowing when to have the flowers delivered and when to give them to the recipient in person.