The Golden Age of Dutch painting has been a constant source of inspiration for contemporary culture – from the book turned movie, The Girl with the Pearl Earring, to our favorite pastime, flower arranging. Artists like Huysum, Bosschaert, and Vosmaer hold their place in history as the creators of mesmerizing paintings depicting sprawling, wild, and… Read more »
Category: How to Arrange Flowers
Seasonal Inspiration: Citrus for Winter Flower Arrangements
As evidenced by our love of our Farmer’s Market bouquets, celebrating the uniqueness of the seasons is important to us. In the winter, this means enjoying the abundance of winter citrus at the markets. Nature’s way of warding off the winter doldrums, the peak of citrus season comes in the cooler winter months to perk… Read more »
Getting Ready for the Holiday Photo Shoot!
The time has come upon us! Here at Calyx, we’re getting ready to shoot our Holiday catalog for you – in July! While awfully confusing for those involved, the process is great fun and we can’t wait to share our new products with you. We’re very busy bees buzzing around gathering vases, ordering flowers, and… Read more »
Hi Flower Lovers! We wrapped up our Fall 2013 photo shoot and after the last shot was taken, we had some fun putting together beautiful arrangements to share with you, our blog followers. Here at Calyx, we love flowers and any excuse to play with them is a real treat. The bouquet shown above is… Read more »
Happy May Day!
Although you might not stroll down the street wishing passerby’s a happy May Day, today is indeed a very interesting holiday! Beginning in pre-Christian eras, May 1st was acknowledged as the first day of Summer while Feburary 1st was the first day of Spring. In pagan tradition, the day was spent doing a dance around the May pole and crowning a ‘Queen of… Read more »
Planning a wedding can be stressful. There is a lot to think about regarding decor, venue, wedding party, groom choice, the list goes on. Our experience at Calyx Flowers has really shown us that once you figure out what type of floral motif you want on your big day, the rest falls into place… Read more »
Are you ready to make a beautiful party arrangement?
We know, parties and social engagements have a way of sneaking up on you no matter how much you’ve planned out in advance. Not to worry. At Calyx Flowers we’ve designed the super simple but quite elegant Rose Bowl. With it, you can still come off looking like a true floral fashionista. In our latest… Read more »
Easy to Arrange: Bright Gerbera Daisies
Want to arrange flowers in mere minutes? We’re excited to debut our Bright Gerbera Daisies featured in trendy, easy-to-arrange 12-bud ceramic vase. Not only is flower arranging super simple, we defy anyone to look at the finished bouquet without smiling. Check out our easy, step-by-step process and you too will be ready to create your… Read more »