Flowers are a symbolic element in special celebrations such as weddings and quinceañeras. At some point or another, they always add a lovely touch to the most important moments during special celebrations, more specifically during the ceremony and party.
In your case, you can use flowers in your tiara and bouquet. It is also common for the damas and chambelanes to use them as part of their attire. Usually, the reception hall is also decorated with flowers to make it more appealing. Here you can use centerpieces, columns, and a designated table where you and your court of honor will sit.
Take advantage of the spring season to make flowers the element that will make your quince stand out. During spring, the popular flowers are: daisies, roses, hyacinths, daffodils, lilies of the valley, hydrangeas, tulips, and arums. However, in case these choices are too expensive, you can ask for flowers that are more in accordance with your budget.
Keep in mind that when it comes to seasonal flowers, it is recommended that you place your oder at least a month in advance. Usually, flower shops have catalogs with different floral arrangements that let you choose the ones that match the color of your dress. In fact, some flower shops provide a free sample of an arrangement so you can have an idea of how it would look.
There are decorating service businesses that provide special deals that include floral arrangements. It’s just a matter of doing some research.
The following is a list of five places in the San Fernando Valley where you will find the most fresh and beautiful flowers to decorate your quince:
• Mary’s Flowers and Party Rentals. They are open 7 days a week and specialize in flower arrangements for any special occasion. You can find them at 12103 Saticoy St., North Hollywood, CA 91605 or call them at 818-503-5442 or 818-770-4631.
• Fantasy Flowers. They specialize in seasonal flowers and their workers have experience in arrangements for parties. They don’t provide all items and only sell flowers. You can still give them a call and ask if they have what you are looking for. They are located at 77 N. Maclay Ave., Suite C, San Fernando, CA 91340. 1-866-708-7828, www.fantasyflowers.org
• Valley Flowers. This flower shop specializes in turning your ideas into beautiful floral arrangements. Just show them a sample of the color of your dress and how you would like your arrangements. Make sure to visit them at 7601 White Oak Ave., Reseda, CA 91335. Their phone number is 818-345-5952 and webpage www.valleyflowerdelivery.com
• Flowers 4 You. If you live in Sylmar, this is the local flower shop where you can find special deals that adjust to your budget as well as the most beautiful seasonal flowers. You can find them at 13521½ Hubbard St., Sylmar, CA 91342. 818-898-3161 or 1-800-972-7860, www.flowers4you.com
• Tiki Jump. This shop is a party rental business that also provides floral arrangements. They have special deals for any budget. All you have to do is provide the number of guests. They are located at 9201 Tobias Ave., Panorama City, CA 91402. Visit their website at www.tikijump.com or call them at 818-572-6955
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