Thanksgiving is just a week away. Not sure how that happened, it seems like it was just summertime. Anyway, we’re especially excited for the holiday season this year. The holidays mean food, friends, and family. With Thanksgiving right around the corner, people are looking forward to their family traditions. We are excited to do our part in creating our customers Thanksgiving decor traditions as they spruce up their homes inside and out for the holiday. Read More about Thanksgiving Décor Traditions
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), Mexico's most important holiday, is a two-day festival honoring deceased loved ones. It coincides with the Catholic holiday called All Soul's & All Saint’s Day. The belief is that the gates of heaven are opened at midnight on October 31st, and the spirits of deceased children reunite with their families for 24 hours. On November 2nd, the spirits of the adults come down to take part in the festivities that are by this time well underway, and just for them. Read More about Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Boss’s Day, aka National Boss Day or Bosses Day falls on Monday, October 17 this year. It’s a time to appreciate employers, managers and supervisors for their leadership, mentorship and inspiration. It is observed each year in the United States on October 16, or the nearest working day. This year the holiday falls on Monday, October 17. Most bosses don't expect expensive gifts on this holiday, and typically coworkers pool their resources. Here are a few thoughtful ideas to to help you and everyone on your team say thanks for a year of inspiration and support: Read More about Simple Ways to Celebrate Bosses Day
For those that suffer from allergies, the degree of discomfort depends on the person and what triggers their symptoms. Some are allergic to all flowers, and some only to certain ones. Some are sensitive to strong fragrances and others are only allergic to the actual pollen. For the latter, if a flower is well cleaned beforehand they should not have an issue. The following flowers and plants listed, while not all encompassing, are the most commonly selected as a self-purchase or as a gift. Read More about Allergy Friendly Flowers and Blooming Plants
Part two of our series “Behind the Scenes of Austin’s largest, family owned florist” introduces you to our lush courtyard. On your way into our shop, you will pass through a greenhouse-styled space with an ever-changing assortment of plants, ceramic pots, water fountains and garden statuary. Read More about Behind the Scenes – Freytag’s Florist Courtyard
Welcome to part one of our series "Behind the Scenes of Austin’s largest, family owned florist." This installment is all about the Freytag's Florist Team. If you wonder what goes into the production of a single floral arrangement, then take a look at our team behind the scenes.
Freytag's Florist has been blooming in Austin, TX since 1974, and this is how we do it. Read More about Behind the Scenes of an Austin, Family Owned Florist
We’ve already talked about all the reasons we love to spoil our moms on Mother’s Day. We also asked if anyone had a special moment with their mom that they will always remember and cherish. We discovered some amazing 'moments with mom' stories. These three in particular are favorites: Read More about Freytag’s Florist Favorite Moments with Mom