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July 01, 2017

Introducing: Pretty Things Flower School

Introducing: Pretty Things Flower School
Pretty Things Presents:

The Pretty Things Flower School!!!

This series of workshops will give you all the skills and insider-know-how for designing like a pro!

You’ll learn how to:
- choose the best quality products
- prepare these flowers
- prepare vases using different methods
- use different types of floral tools and tricks
- make your flowers last
- make an arrangement that best suit a space

 

Flower School 101: the MATRIX

This is a versatile vase arranging technique that is easy to master but looks highly sophisticated!

July 6th, 6:30- 8pm

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Flower School 102: Floral Foam

One of the greatest floral “secrets” around, foam is the key to tricky containers and unique arrangements.

July 27th, 6:30- 8pm

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Flower School 103: Intro to Ikebana

The Japanese approach to designing includes a lot of deep thought and positive energy. Enjoy the evening and come away with a beautiful piece of artwork!

August 20th, 6:30- 8pm

 

Each class is $50 per person, or, if you sign up for the series of three, $135!! As always, the evening includes all materials needed, as well as 20% off anything in the store.

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We also want to offer a new service: Florist for Rent!

- We can host private workshops for bridal showers, kids’ parties and any other occasion to come together and create! For this, we require a minimum of 10 people and two weeks notice.

- If you have an event coming up and have decided to tackle the challenge of decorating with flowers yourself, we welcome you to book a consultation with us for some tips, hints and anecdotal do’s-and-dont’s!!

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February 08, 2017

Happiness Planners have arrived!

Happiness Planners have arrived!

Our Happiness Planners are finally in! We are sorry for the delay but wow they are so beautiful and we love the packaging. We have the dated and undated versions as well as the Peony leather planners! Ooh LaLa!

If you havent already seen or used a Happiness Planner its to help you put yourself into the positive frame of mind, to plan your life around things that make you happy, and to make changes to the things that don't. And of course comes in a beautiful package. Please call the store to reserve yours today! We are the only store in Canada who carries this product.. Quantities are limited!

Store number 604-285-9120


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February 07, 2017

Spring Workshops are Here!

Spring Workshops are Here!
UPCOMING WORKSHOPS!

Monday, March 13th 6:30-8:00pm - FLOWER CROWNS

We all have a little princess in us! Join us for our floral crown workshop! Our florists will show you how to create the base for the flower crown and attach the flowers to it. The florist will show you a sample and then do a demo on trade techniques. You get to pick how full and what blooms you want on your crown. Then we will all gather hands and sing ring around the posey:):)
Includes: All flowers, tools and supplies needed. Detailed instructions and demonstration. Your finished project as well as refreshments while you create. As a bonus for you - 20% off the entire store that night only!
Cost: 35.00 per person or 65.00 per couple
Max number of people - 12
Monday, April 10th 6:30-8:00pm- SPRING FLOWER VASE
Need to Spring up your home. Come join us for our annual Spring flower vase arrangement. You get to customize your vase and pick from an assortment of options to fit your home. The florist will then go over care and handling of flowers and how to present them in your vase using trade techniques.
Includes: All flowers, tools and supplies needed. Detailed instructions and demonstration. Your finished project as well as refreshments while you create. As a bonus for you - 20% off the entire store that night only!
Cost: 40.00 per person or 70.00 per couple
Max number of people - 12
Thursday, May 11th 6:30-8:00pm - TEA CUP ARRANGEMENT
Mothers Day is coming up so why not spend some time with your mom, daughter, sister or aunt and create a custom floral arrangement in a classic tea cup! Perfect to gift on Mothers Day or just to brighten up your kitchen or office! Our florists will show you how to prep the tea cup for the arrangement and how to care for the flowers.
Includes: All flowers, tools and supplies needed. Detailed instructions and demonstration. Your finished project as well as refreshments while you create. As a bonus for you - 20% off the entire store that night only!
Cost: 40.00 per person or 70.00 per couple
Max number of people - 12

 Monday, June 5th 6:30-8:00pm - CUSTOM FLORAL FRAME

Dont get caught taking selfies without this custom floral frame! Perfect to capture that florista in you! The floral frames are perfect for a party or event where your guests can take selfies with them! Picture perfect! They can also be dried so they last forever! Our florist will show you how to prep the frame and choose the best one based on your flower preferences. #flowerframe

Includes: All flowers, tools and supplies needed. Detailed instructions and demonstration. Your finished project as well as refreshments while you create. As a bonus for you - 20% off the entire store that night only!
Cost: 50.00 per person or 90.00 per couple
Max number of people - 12
Thursday,June 15th 6:30-8:00pm - FATHERS DAY BROUQUET
Surprise HIM this Fathers Day with his own broquet! This unique workshop is geared to make him an arrangement using "men's" stuff along with some more masqueline flowers, succulents, airplants.  All easy care plants of course! Keep their life simple.
Our florist will show you different types of succulents and air plants and care for them.
Includes: All flowers, tools and supplies needed. Detailed instructions and demonstration. Your finished project as well as refreshments while you create. As a bonus for you - 20% off the entire store that night only!
Cost: 35.00 per person or 65.00 per couple
Max number of people - 12

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January 29, 2017

2 dozen ways to say I Love you this Valentines Day!!!

2 dozen ways to say I Love you this Valentines Day!!!

We are running a promotion  this year for Valentines with our friends at Sinfully the Best Chocolates! 1 dozen red long stem roses paired with 1 dozen chocolate covered strawberries! for 75.00!! Pre order by Jan 31 and receive free delivery on the big day!

You can order at Pretty Things Florist or Sinfully the Best!

call 604-285-9120 to place your pre order today!

 

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