Monthly Archives: June 2013

8 Tips for Having an Awesome Beach Picnic This Summer

How to Pack the Perfect Beach Picnic and Make a DIY Beach Flower Centerpiece! Hitting the shore for a day of good food, good weather and good company? Don’t let the sand and ocean breeze put a damper on your … Continue reading

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Summer Flowers and Plants That Beat the Summer Heat

Looking for a plant that’ll stand up to the sun’s scorching rays? Here’s our list of the best summer flowers and plants that really know how to flourish on even the hottest of days. Plus, we’ve recommended our top arrangements for … Continue reading

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The Best Summer Wedding Flowers in Season Right Now

With its clear, sunny skies and its abundant fields of colorful flowers, summertime is every bride’s dream! More flowers are in full bloom now than in any other season, so there’s a whole rainbow of blossoms to choose from for … Continue reading

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Delivering Smiles to Dads and Daughters

On Tuesday, June 4th, members of the 1-800-Flowers.com Smile Squad delivered smiles to the Franklin Elementary School in Hempstead, NY by hand-delivering floral corsages for the school’s first annual Father Daughter Dance. 1-800-Flowers.com participated in the event because of the … Continue reading

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Make Your 4th of July Flowers Pop With DIY Sparklers!

Forget the rockets’ red glare: This DIY project will make your 4th of July flowers shine brighter than the fireworks bursting in the air! Light up the summer sky and your favorite red, white and blue blossoms with a few … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Red, White and Blue With a DIY 4th of July Vase for Your Flowers!

O, say can you see … your flowers shining so brilliantly? With its broad stripes and bright stars, this DIY luminary 4th of July vase makes the perfect décor for your patriotic celebration. Show off its star-spangled beauty indoors or … Continue reading

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Salute the Flag: Make Your Own DIY 4th of July Wreath!

Raise your flags up high; it’s almost time to celebrate the 4th of July! Salute the stars and stripes with a firecrackin’ fun decoration for your front door. This DIY 4th of July wreath is surprisingly easy to make: All … Continue reading

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1-800-Flowers.com Partners With the Cancer Research Institute to Help Conquer Cancer

It’s time to stand up and join the fight against cancer: June is Cancer Immunotherapy Awareness Month! Every day, new advances are being made in a revolutionary new treatment called cancer immunotherapy: a type of therapy that strengthens the immune … Continue reading

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The History of the Money Tree Bonsai

Learn all about the Pachira Plant! The lore surrounding the history of the Money Tree (or the Pachira plant) dates back many centuries. Legend has it that a poor Taiwanese farmer found a small Pachira plant growing in his field … Continue reading

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Score a Hole in One on Father’s Day With These Golf Gift Ideas for Dad!

Fore! Father’s Day 2013 is headed straight for us in just a few days, so now is the best time to look ahead and find the perfect gift for Dad. If playing a round at the local golf course is your … Continue reading

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Getting to Know the 1800Flowers.com Dads: A Father’s Day 2013 Celebration

These hardworking superdads deliver smiles at work and at home! We’d like to introduce you to the 1800Flowers.com dads, whom we have the pleasure of working with every day. Here’s what they love best about being a father … and which truly … Continue reading

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Top Ten Father’s Day Ideas

Make this Father’s Day the best one yet with our list of Father’s Day ideas! Looking for the perfect way to thank Dad for all of his hard work? How about taking some time on Father’s Day to do something fun … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Around the World

Today, Father’s Day is celebrated with special gifts for Dad not only in the United States, but all over the globe! Here’s a complete calendar of Father’s Day dates around the world:

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Father’s Day Gift Guide – All Under $40!

Use this handy Father’s Day gift guide to make this Father’s Day the best one yet! Don’t forget! Father’s Day is just around the corner! Make sure you take this time to thank Dad for all of his hard work. … Continue reading

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1-800-Flowers.com Kicks off the Summer of a Million Smiles Program at Walnut Street Elementary School

On Friday, May 31st, the 1-800-Flowers.com Smile Squad kicked off this year’s Summer of a Million Smiles program at Walnut Street Elementary School in Uniondale, N.Y., in celebration of the 1-800-Flowers.com plant sale. Third grade students were smiling wide when they … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Gift Idea: DIY Construction Boot Bouquet

Think the special dad in your life wouldn’t want to get flowers for Father’s Day? Think again. No father can resist a beautiful bouquet in a brand-new pair of shoes! A manly DIY construction boot bouquet does double duty as … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Craft for Kids: How to Make Father’s Day Gift Bags!

Father’s Day is a holiday when—after a long year of hard work—Dad finally gets to sit back, spend quality time with his family and be pampered like the king he is. And no one is more excited to shower their … Continue reading

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DIY Father’s Day Crafts: How to Make a Father’s Day Planter

Learn How to Create a Father’s Day Gift Using Plants Father’s Day 2013 is Sunday, June 16! Looking for a gift that fits dad’s personality for Father’s Day? It’s nice to buy dad something, but if you wanted to try … Continue reading

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