Ah Sam Florist

Ah Sam Florist

San Mateo and Silicon Valley's Premier Florist | Family Owned Since 1933.

Thanksgiving Flowers For Everyone At The Table

As you begin to prepare your Thanksgiving table this season be sure to include elements of thankfulness to help you and your guests focus on what’s important. One great idea is to have guests write what they're thankful for on fall leaf cut-outs. Display by attaching to a Curly Willow tree alongside the table. Choose colorful fall leaves that compliment your tables decor. The floral expert at Ah Sam Florist also have some delightful centerpieces in our fall collection for you to choose from this season. Read More about Thanksgiving Flowers For Everyone At The Table »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on November 5, 2018 Flowers Thanksgiving

Make A Gorgeous Fall Table With Flowers

As we settle into fall, we begin to think about entertaining through the season. How you decorate your formal table says a lot about your style and creative energy. Let the floral experts at Ah Sam Florist share some tips and advice that will make your table look amazing this fall. Accent your table’s centerpiece with nature-inspired designs, like gourds in multiple shapes and sizes, succulents placed sweetly across the table or lovely scented pine cones amidst beautiful flowers. Let your tablescape reflect balanced energy with the inclusion of varied metals. Unique silverware patterns, candlesticks, and centerpiece containers in an array of metallic shimmers will have a softening effect on your table that will put guests at ease. Gorgeous, soft candlelight can bring a warmth to your dining room. Play with the sizes, shapes and colors of your candles for a mix-and-match effect (but make sure they’re still complementary). Read More about Make A Gorgeous Fall Table With Flowers »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on October 28, 2018 Fall Flowers

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. Read More about Autumn’s Arresting Textures »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on October 21, 2018 Fall Flowers

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. Read More about Hallowed Flowers For Fall »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on October 14, 2018 Fall Flower Gifts Halloween

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. Read More about How To Celebrate Hispanic American Heritage »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on October 1, 2018 Flowers

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. Read More about Flowers That Belong In The Jewelry Box »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on September 24, 2018 Fall Flowers

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. Read More about Preserving The Moment Through Flowers »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on August 31, 2018 Flowers

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. Read More about A Floral Tradition Worth Carrying On »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on August 27, 2018 Flowers Grandparents Day

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. Read More about Enjoy White Floral Arrangements Long Past Labor Day »
Posted by Ah Sam Florist on August 19, 2018 Flowers Summer