Author Archive: Whitney McBride

How to Put Wedding Jitters Aside and Get Better Sleep

How to Put Wedding Jitters Aside and Get Better Sleep

Call it anxiety or stress but wedding jitters are a normal part of getting married. However, when your nerves get in the way of adequate sleep, that’s a full seven to nine hours, you’re putting your physical, mental, and emotional well-being at stake.

You can still get the rest you need despite wedding-related stress or jitters. With a foundation built on a good night’s sleep, you’ll be able to enjoy the planning process as you prepare to start a new life with your fiance.


Celebrating International Women’s Day at Brown Floral

What International Women’s Day looks like at Brown Floral

On March 8th, women are being celebrated across the world for their accomplishments and contributions. They are smart, capable, strong, wise and brave women who are making a difference for their countries, their communities and their families.  Women are deeply committed to their causes. They know they can and do make a difference, some large and some seemingly small.


Where to Get Your Valentines Day Flowers in Salt Lake City

Where You Can Find the Best Floral Designs for Valentine’s Day in Salt Lake City

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Romance and affection are in the air and people everywhere are using this special holiday to express their feelings and desires to the people closest to them. Flowers can seem like a mundane, boring choice if you don’t have a talented, experienced floral team to make the bouquet as special and beautiful as your beloved. Brown Floral carefully considers every area of your experience to ensure quality floral arrangements that express your sentiments to perfection.

Your relationships are unique, and a special relationship deserves an equally exceptional gift. We know that when it comes to the people closest to you, ordinary bouquets just won’t do. Brown Floral is dedicated to creating arrangements that are as interesting and varied as relationships themselves can be. Whether it is bright and bold you are looking for, or subtle and nuanced, we have the Valentine flowers Salt Lake City needs to celebrate its love! No matter what your loved one’s tastes are, we have an array of options that are sure to please even picky gift-getters. Whether you are in search of modern or vintage, classic or contemporary, we proud to provide you with the options you want no matter who it is that you love.


2018 Trends in Floral Design

Move over 2017, a new year is coming and it is bringing with it a whole new take on wedding floral design. While some changes may seem like a subtle shift from what we have been seeing on the cover of wedding magazines and all over our favorite floral Instagram feeds, other new trends are going to add a whole new fresh take on the flowers that will adorn your big day.


Why Flowers are the Perfect Christmas Gift at the Office

We all have our long lists of people to buy for this holiday season and it is inevitable that there are going to be one or two… or ten people on that list who have you stumped and laying awake at night wondering what on earth you should give them. Coworkers always seem to make it onto that “hard to buy for” list, so we thought we would provide you with the perfect solution so you can get on with enjoying your holidays. Plants and flowers might not be the first thing that comes to mind when brainstorming, but here are a few reasons why they make for the perfect gift at the office!


Tradition of Royal Weddings

With the recent (almost) Royal Wedding between Pippa Middleton and James Matthews, there is not a better time to assess flower trends in royal weddings. At Brown Floral, we look at wedding trends, but more importantly work with exactly what our brides want for flowers on their special day. From Victoria and Albert in 1840 to Kate and William in 2011, and even to Pippa and James earlier this month, there is one trend that transcends the actual type of flowers used in British royal weddings: a pure white bouquet with hints of green foliage.


Why You Should Definitely Send Flowers To Your Friend Who Just Had A Baby

We’re about to enter Fall, and pregnant women everywhere are praising the heavens that they survived the hot Summer months of pregnancy and are about to meet their new babies. As your friends, family, neighbors, and coworkers prepare for their new bundles of joy to enter the world, it’s time to start thinking about what you’ll get them for the birth day. While it is customary at baby showers to give new parents more practical gifts – like diapers, strollers, onesies, and wipes – often times the only gift a new mother receives after hours and hours of pushing is the new baby itself – which of course is the most amazing gift of all. But also, when you’ve gone through such a strenuous life event and are trying to take care of a screaming, poopy, wiggly new human, sometimes you could use a bit of a pick-me-up to just remind you that someone is thinking about you. (more…)