As the call for more organic products becomes loud and clear, farmers everywhere are beginning to trade in former methods of pest-control for safer and more environmentally-friendly ways. When you support your local farms, you encourage these practices even more, and help a local business thrive, as well. Even flowers can be grown responsibly and free of harmful toxins. Stadium Flowers recommends choosing farm-fresh flowers, fruits and vegetables where eco-friendly methods are being used in all of the crop production. By buying locally and from environmentally-conscious growers, you are encouraging the healthy development of produce and flowers in your area. Read More about Farm Fresh Flowers & The Bees That Love Them
Often times, we think of our kitchens as a busy work space, full of activity and maybe even a little bit of chaos. Preparing meals, cleaning up after meals, and sometimes even eating the meal itself can create a frenzy of busyness. Stadium Flowers recommends creating some balance between the busy life of a kitchen and the calming effect of a beautiful plant, bouquet or dish garden. Bringing a bit of nature into your kitchen counter or bar area can add a finishing touch that leaves everything a little calmer. Read More about Kitchen Flowers To Balance The Busy Life
Even if you aren't going somewhere exotic this summer, Stadium Flowers is here to reassure you, it's going to be okay.
If you're faced with the prospect of seeing everyone else's amazing trips posted all over social media this July, or you've got the travel bug real bad but haven't planned that major vacay this summer, don't fret. It's entirely possible to evoke a well-traveled vibe in your own home without packing a single bag or booking a single flight. Do it through flowers. Read More about Travel To Hawaii From Your House
We're officially in summer now, with the solstice just this past week, and it's the perfect time to host a seasonal party. This is an occasion to plan a robust menu full of the fresh fruits of the season---a charcuterie teeming with meats and cheeses along with figs and olives. Citrus-flecked ceviche, platters of luscious salmon and bowls of gazpacho. And waiting in the wings? A juicy dessert, something along the lines of cherry pie or icy cold sorbet. With a menu such as this, you're going to need an equally inspired centerpiece. The flowers should be bright and festive and full of good humor, a sense of lightness and sweetness. Stadium Flowers has just the thing. Read More about Make It An Unforgettable Dinner Party
Peonies are having a moment. They're likely to be heavily featured in the royal wedding on May 19, and since 2016, they've been steadily increasing in popularity. As summer's iconic blossom, they can seemingly do no wrong. Though there are more than 30 species, when we talk about peonies, we're usually referring to the herbaceous variety. You know the one. The darling of social media, it's that version that arrives as a tightly closed bulb, big as your fist, and then slowly unfurls, seemingly petal by petal. Here at Stadium Flowers, we can entirely understand all the peony love. Delicate, romantic and yet sturdy as all get out, peonies are like summer's earliest gift to us. Read More about Prettiest Of Peonies In Early Summer
Nature is pretty spectacular. Not only are the individual aspects of nature beautiful, fascinating, and amazing - but the interdependence exhibited by our ecosystem is something to behold. In the summertime especially, the connected lives of butterflies, bees, flowers - and us - are on full display. Flowers need butterflies to pollinate, bees need flowers to eat, we need bees to pollinate thus supporting our food supply. Therefore, creating gardens that are not only colorful and beautiful but that support bees and butterflies is something to be proud of. The floral experts at Stadium Flowers would like to use this opportunity to share some ways that you can cultivate a garden that is as good for the environment as it is for your well-being. Read More about Creating a Beautiful Backyard Garden
Every season has its charms, but there is just something magical about summer. Warm sunny days, long lazy evenings - and getting together with family and friends is an annual tradition. Whatever your idea of the best summer gathering, from a casual barbecue to a gourmet dinner on the deck, Stadium Flowers has the summer party decor that is sure to turn any get-together into a special occasion.
A Colorful Affair: In the summertime, it is all about the color! Go for vibrant hues like neon pinks and oranges, bright blues and vivid yellows. This is no season to be shy! Read More about Summer Party Decor & Floral Centerpieces
From Everett to Lynnwood and across Seattle, romance is in the air. Do you feel it? August is National Romance Month, and true romantics throughout our area are devising romantic schemes and surprises for the ones they love. Read More about Inspiration for Summer Romance
Each month of the year has been assigned an official birthstone, a tradition which has been observed in cultures and down through the centuries. Birthstones have inherent meanings; and people who possess the gemstone are thought to be endowed… Read More about July Birthstone Flowers from Stadium
What do you think of when you think of summertime? Most of us think of long, warm sunny days. Kids are home from school, and vacations are scheduled and anticipated. Work hours may be shorter; but even if they are… Read More about Iconic Summer Flowers