This is the giving season, and what better occasion to give than when someone has invited you into their home for an elaborate meal?
Whether or not you're traveling over hill and dale to enjoy Thanksgiving with family and friends, you're likely to be attending at least one dinner gathering this season. And rather than arrive empty-handed, show your host or hostess some love with a gorgeous arrangement of flowers. It's tradition, after all, and we here at Boyd's Flowers are nothing if not here to help. Read More about Lush Host Gifts for Fall »
It's not every day that we take time to honor the people who sacrificed so much to protect and defend our country. But on Veterans Day, we devote ourselves to showing our gratitude. We want to do something special for the people, young and old, who served our country. And this year, we at Boyd's Flowers have some ideas. Why not show your vet a great time and take them to the Hagley Museum and Library or the Delaware Art Museum? Both have free admission on November 11 for vets. Visit the Veterans Freedom Mural, and then attend one of many patriotic events.
And of course, send them this: Read More about Veterans Day Flowers for All »
Welcome to Fall in Wilmington, when the air is cooler, the nights longer and the house more beautiful than ever. At Boyd's Flowers we're feeling dahlias, an autumn bloom that's having quite the moment this year. Exotic and complex, dahlias elevate an arrangement, adding interest and texture. Dahlia decor for Fall includes designs that feel seasonal and imaginative, something you can put on your dining room table and enjoy every time you walk by. You can also send dahlia-centered bouquets to someone you love and really make a lasting impact. Read More about Dahlia Decor for Fall »
Halloween parties are all the rage these days, from glamorous masquerade affairs to casual gatherings with friends before trick-or-treating. If you’re the host, decorating the house is probably at the top of your planning list, along with creating… Read More about Greet Your Guests with Halloween Florals »
There are many ways to celebrate Sweetest Day - whether sending flowers to tell someone they really are the sweetest, or sending sweet gifts to commemorate your relationship. Observed primarily in the Northeast and Midwest, this observance is actually over 100 years old, and specializes in promoting good deeds to those who need them most. Boyd's Flowers has always been in the business of making people feel loved and appreciated, and would love to help you to let someone know how you feel on October 21. Read More about Make Them Feel Special on Sweetest Day »
The autumn season inspires us - from the landscape exploding with vibrant color, to the cooler air, to the delicious aromas and tastes at weekend festivals. Autumn is a feast for the senses, and the floral designs from the experts at Boyd's Flowers are no exception! Our creative juices are flowing, and you'll be sure to find unique, vibrant, and one-of-a-kind flowers and gifts here in our Wilmington shop. We invite you to come in and look around! Read More about Creative Designs from our Shop »
We understand that some of you may read this and think - why would I buy a gift for my boss? But those who have a great boss understand just how much a positive work environment can make life in general better! After all, we spend nearly one-third of our adult lives at work, and whether you have a good or a bad boss can influence just how happy and fulfilled you are.
If you are lucky enough to have a great boss, you'll want to mark October 16 on your calendar. National Boss's Day is the perfect opportunity to show your appreciation, and Boyd's Flowers is the perfect place in Wilmington to find a beautiful gift. Read More about Get Ready to Thank Your Boss on October 16 »
Sometimes in life, there are opportunities to be nice "just because". When new neighbors move in close by, you are given such an opportunity. You can be sure that they are tired and perhaps a bit apprehensive. Going over to say hello, lend a helping hand, and even offer a home-cooked meal is a great way to get this friendship off on the right foot! At Boyd's Flowers, we understand that flowers and plants can make a house feel more like a home, and we have everything you need to make a great first impression.
Did You Know? Each year, approximately 50 million people move to a new residence, and that number keeps growing! Read More about Bouquets & Arrangements to Welcome New Neighbors »
Homecoming season is quickly approaching! High schools and universities throughout the Wilmington area will be anticipating the big football rivalries, practicing for pep rallies, and preparing for the big dance. While students campaign to be homecoming king or queen, alumni make plans to travel back to their old stomping grounds to see old friends and make new memories.
No matter your favorite part of the festivities, it is likely that flowers will play a role - in fact, they are integral to many aspects of homecoming. Boyd's Flowers is here to make the weekend both memorable and beautiful for everyone involved. Read More about Homecoming Flowers, Boutonnieres & Corsages »