Autumn’s Arresting Textures

This fall, bring a harvest-fresh feel to your home by decorating with gorgeous fall colors and textures. Use natural elements like pinecones, miniature pumpkins and crisp fall leaves or branches to add depth and texture to any room in your home. Utilize steps, mantles and tabletops to play with height and space in your decorating scheme. Include beautiful fall floral arrangements with natural accents to add color and dimension to your autumn presentation. The floral designers at Ah Sam Florist are eager to share our many tips and advice with you as you begin decorating this fall.

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Hallowed Flowers For Fall

Just because Halloween is approaching, there’s no reason to let your artistic decorating style slide into anything less than stunning. Use fall colors, festive lights and bright floral arrangements with Halloween themes to make the most of this holiday in your decor. The design experts at Ah Sam Florist have been hard at work creating floral arrangements that are as classy and tasteful as they are spooky and festive.

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How To Celebrate Hispanic American Heritage

This month we have the opportunity to celebrate the many contributions Hispanic-Americans have made to our culture, economy and history during Hispanic Heritage Month. September 15-October 15 is a time to honor Hispanic-Americans for their impact on American culture, while remembering the Independence Days of many Latin American countries, including Costa Rica, Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Mexico, Chile and Belize. Ah Sam Flowers is featuring beautiful blooms from Hispanic America in honor of this significant observance.

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Flowers That Belong In The Jewelry Box

When you want to send someone special a gift of love and appreciation, look no further than a gorgeous bouquet of jewel-toned flowers. Bright, elegant and meaningful, a floral arrangement full of jewel-tones will melt hearts and stir emotions in exactly the right way. The floral experts at Ah Sam Flowers have an amazing selection of jewel-toned designs to share with you that will add the defining element to your statement of love or appreciation.

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Preserving The Moment Through Flowers

Once the dance floor is cleared, the chairs are stacked and the happy couple are sent on their way, there are only a few sentimental tokens left over from a wedding. One beautiful way to preserve your son’s or daughter’s wedding day is by bringing home a centerpiece from the reception. Ah Sam Florist suggests preserving the flowers for the happy couple to keep once they return from their honeymoon.

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A Floral Tradition Worth Carrying On

Founded by Marian Lucille Herndon McQuade in the 1970s, Grandparents Day was created as a means of honoring grandparents while giving grandparents the opportunity to show love to their children’s children. Of course, children also become aware of the amazing strength, wisdom and knowledge their grandparents’ generation can offer, which is another benefit to celebrating Grandparents Day. This year on the 2nd Sunday in September, Ah Sam Florist recommends bringing one of our beautiful arrangements to your favorite grandparents while you create memories that will last for generations.

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Enjoy White Floral Arrangements Long Past Labor Day

Tradition says those white throw pillows and sandals are about to disappear, while more modern, trendy fashionistas recommend using white in your decorating and clothing anytime you like. The floral artisans at Ah Sam Florist think you’ll be delighted to keep enjoying white all year when you see some of our fabulous all-white arrangements. Use as a foundation for bold fall colors, or simply maintain a fresh, light ambiance with blooms that are too gorgeous to regret.

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We’re Bee Keepers! And You Can Be, Too.

Is there a more important insect than the bee? Ah Sam Flowers thinks not. Bees are responsible for pollinating 1/3 of the plants that provide the food we eat, or 70 of the top 100 food crops. Along with the flowering plants they tend to, bees evolved millions of years ago to become efficient transporters of pollen, unfailing in their efforts to keep their own hives alive (one colony contains 10,000 to 60,000 family members), and in the process, fertilizing the plants they drink from. Without them, our flowering plants would cease to exist, which would halt the production of everything from apples and avocados to coffee and carrots.

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Making Every Room Bloom

Whether you are preparing a delicious feast for guests, or simply want to have a gorgeous spread waiting at dinnertime, make sure your dining room table is complete by choosing a perfect bouquet of flowers to compliment your style and colors. Flowers will enhance your decor, add life to any room and give off a fragrance that will soothe and comfort anyone who dines with you. Your dining room table, in particular, is a great space to model your sense of style. Talk to the floral designers at Ah Sam Florist for some inspiring ideas for your dining area.

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