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National Poinsettia Day – December 12

Today is National Poinsettia Day. If you think this is just another one of those wacky observance days that seem to take place every single day of the year (yesterday was both National Mountain Day, and National Light a Candle Day) you’re in for a surprise. In fact, the United States has observed this official […]


Flowers Are the Best Way to Beat the Holiday Blues

Not surprisingly, sending flowers is a perfect way to spread some holiday cheer to others who are feeling less than joyful. Studies have proven time and again that sending flowers not only provides cheer and happiness to the recipient, but also provide an emotional boost to the sender as well. In fact, studies by Rutgers […]


Ready, Set…Shop!

Every year it seems as though the holiday shopping season starts earlier than the last. With the elections this time around to take up some of the attention – and more importantly, the good TV commercial spots, it was practically the middle of November until the full-fledged barrage of ‘all-things-holidays’ really got a foothold. Now […]



It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…

Okay…okay…not quite yet. But, Labor Day has passed and summer is officially over, which means that every product in every store is consequently in the process of turning pumpkin-spiced, and Halloween costume shops are filling in vacant strip malls on every block in town. It wasn’t long ago that every holiday enjoyed its own special […]


Back to School – A Perfect Time for Flowers!

It’s that time of year once again – summer vacations are winding down and school is back in session (or will be very soon). Whether you’re excited about this time or year or are already missing the hustle and bustle of summer activities, it’s an excellent opportunity to start anew. It’s a special time of […]


DIY - Spring Floral Arrangement

DIY Spring Floral Design as featured on Good Morning Arkansas

Watch Vice President Chris Norwood’s appearance on Good Morning Arkansas as he demonstrates how to create a beautiful, spring floral arrangement. Click here to view the Spring Flower Arrangement


Mediterranean Masterpiece (as featured in At Home in Arkansas)

At Home in Arkansas magazine recently featured a husband-and-wife homebuilder team that created the perfect kitchen for entertaining. In their latest masterpiece (located in Hot Springs, Arkansas), a Mediterranean style lakeside villa built in 2011, the kitchen is a hard-working showcase ideal for entertaining. We were honored to provide the floral arrangements for the photoshoot, […]


DIY St. Patrick’s Day Floral Design as featured on KATV Good Morning Arkansas

Vice President Chris Norwood demonstrated how to make a green and gold arrangement for St. Patrick’s Day on Good Morning Arkansas. The St. Patrick’s Day floral design included daffodils, gold-wire shamrock picks and dianthus balls. Watch the full video here: http://www.katv.com/clip/11241393/floral-design-new-table-arrangement


How to Create a Spring Floral Arrangement on Good Morning Arkansas

Vice President Chris Norwood demonstrated how to create a gorgeous, tall arrangement on KATV’s Good Morning Arkansas. The design includes yellow budding forsynthia branches, iris, tulips, hyacinth, dianthus balls and lily grass, and it is a part of our 2015 Spring Collection. Watch the video here: http://www.katv.com/clip/11213446/spring-floral-arrangement Or purchase the arrangement at http://shop.tiptonhurst.com/little-rock-flowers/spring-splendor-578296p.asp?rcid=349722&point=1