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Did You Forget Valentine’s Day?

Oh no – Valentine’s Day is on Tuesday! As the last few hours before Valentine’s Day quickly tick off the clock, now is the time when even the most hard-core procrastinators start to panic. If you still haven’t found that perfect gift, or if you simply forgot (it happens), no worries! You still have some […]


Do Roses Cost More on Valentine’s Day?

Is it true that roses cost more in early February than they do the rest of the year? The short answer is yes, but not just for consumers. Many people are led to believe that flower retailers artificially raise prices to stick it to desperate consumers, when if fact, that couldn’t be further from the […]


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 […]


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


Can’t Go Wrong with Flowers from Tipton & Hurst – as featured on AJ Wears Clothes blog

Tipton & Hurst was recently featured in the Valentine Gift Guide article on the popular fashion blog AJ Wears Clothes. When listing the best presents to give for Valentine’s Day, Tipton & Hurst was the only florist mentioned: “Flowers are always the ultimate Valentine, and now that Tipton Hurst has joined The Promenade, it’s easier […]


DIY Valentine Arrangement on Good Morning Arkansas

Vice President Chris Norwood demonstrated how to create a vertical Valentine arrangement on Good Morning Arkansas. The design included larkspur, seeded eucalyptus, bells of Ireland, gerber daisies, lily grass and shiny red heart picks. Watch the full video here: http://www.katv.com/clip/11117559/diy-valentines-arrangement


Hurst Home Makes Cover of At Home Arkansas

The Hurst home made the cover of the December At Home Arkansas magazine! “As president and marketing director of Tipton & Hurst, Howard Hurst and his wife Stacy know the jam-packed calendar of celebrations this time of year means it will be peak season for their floral- and event-design business. However, when it comes to […]