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Flower arrangements in pastel shades and the softest yellows, peaches, warm pinks, creamy whites and subtle greens make us feel safe, snug and loved. Consider a nurturing floral arrangement for a new mother, a sick friend or a grieving loved one – anyone who would benefit from a caring, loving embrace.
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International color expert Leatrice Eiseman unearthed the philosophy of Flower Therapy, that certain color combinations – expressed in floral arrangements -- can stimulate and relax the senses and enhance our moods.
Frequent Flowers: An arrangement featuring flowers and foliage like hydrangea, delphinium and eucalyptus in light shades of misty blues and greens can help create a “tranquil” feeling.
It's a Fact: To learn about five emotions that can be created through the color of flowers, visit Flower Therapy.
Did You Know? An artful floral arrangement has the ability to convey a feeling or create a mood without using words, just color.
Tip: Tell your florist about the mood you are trying to create, and they will provide expert advice on floral gifts to enhance any sentiment or occasion.