(credit: Diz’s Daisys Flower Shop)
In the height of spring, everything is more colorful, cheerful and vibrant, making it a great time to bring the outside in by adding some flowers to your decor. Mother’s Day is also coming, and flowers are a quick and thoughtful way to let your mother know how much you love her. An easy way to add some color and extra cheer to your home’s interior is a bouquet of flowers that can definitely conjure up the spring spirit. Check out one of these local florists and pick up a bouquet for your mom and another for your living room.
1223 E. 17th Ave.
Denver, CO 80218
Known as much for its customer service as for arranging flowers in a unique and creative manner, Babylon Floral is the perfect shop for those who want a standout bouquet. Owner Arthur not only has a background in art and photography, he grew up on a farm around plants of all types. He brings his knowledge of horticulture and his artistic eye together to create stunning floral arrangements that are beautiful and inspiring. The shop has many standard arrangements available, or they can work with you to create one for your own vision. If you are open to the idea, you can even give the floral artists free reign to create a masterpiece for your home.
The Ruffly Rose
1611 S. Pearl St.
Denver, CO 80210
This cute shop on Old South Pearl street is located in an old home, which itself is rich with architectural detail. It is the perfect home for a flower shop, with an owner who has had a lifelong passion for flowers. Owner Emily Rodriguez has worked with floral arrangements since she was in college and knows how to craft lively arrangements with care. Not one to shy away from color, many of her arrangements are bright while maintaining the elegance of a quality floral bouquet. The shop also carries a selection of small gifts as well, so you can find a token of your affection to include with the flowers.
Diz’s Daisys Flower Shop
2709 W. 38th Ave.
Denver, CO 80211
For more than 20 years, Diz’s Daisys has been providing a full range of floral services to the Denver metro area. With employees that are creative and attentive, it’s not surprising that the shop consistently turns out beautiful and fresh arrangements. The employees listen to each customer taking note of their specific flower preferences to create bouquets that are personal and pretty. The shop is also pretty quick with turnaround, so if you need flowers in a hurry, they are accommodating. A wide selection of fresh flowers of all types leads to a variety of possibilities and the shop offers online ordering for convenience.
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7353 E. 29th Ave.
Denver, CO 80238
Located in Town Center in the Stapleton neighborhood, Amore Fiori is a great location for flower arrangements for any occasion. Owner Michelle Stefanon opened the boutique following a trip to Italy and brings her passion to the public. With fragrant, seasonal arrangements and a selection of unique gifts, this shop is perfect for those who love the feel of a neighborhood flower shop with personal service. Amore Fiori also hosts regular classes and events, so if you want to try your hand at creating floral arrangements, check out the website or stop in to sign up.
Rene’s Maison Des Fleurs
2930 E. 6th Ave.
Denver, CO 80206
Rene DiBenedetti has been in the flower business for more than 30 years but he opened his own shop in 2010. Offering a hands-on style of customer service, DiBenedetti gives clients the opportunity to interact with their floral designer and add their input into each arrangement. With a wide selection of sophisticated and elegant arrangements, this shop is one that is perfect for those with a discerning eye. Rene’s Maison Des Fleurs can make a classy arrangement with a minimum amount of flowers with a balanced, eye catching arrangement, but if bigger bouquets are your style, the shop can satisfy your tastes too.
Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.