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Gifts for No Reason At All!

Aren't they just the best? Maybe it's the surprise and how it catches you unexpectedly. Perhaps it's knowing that someone is thinking of you even though they might be all tied up with work and life. Whatever the reason might be, receiving these "just because" presents easily puts smiles on faces and uplifts the lowest moods. There's a time and place for grand gestures, of course, but we've also crafted lots of little floral gifts that pack a punch in the "thinking of you" department but is very easy on the wallet. We have vases of mini dried flowers, for example, using sprigs of eucalyptus, lavender, baby's breath, caspia, statice and cereal that'll look great on office desks. There are also kraft-paper...

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The Right Flowers for the Right Occasion

The Right Flowers for The Right Occasion July 4, 2016 admin Leave a comment Joyous? Solemn? Reflective? Professional? What word best describes your next event? We ask because so frequently people come into the Confetti Gifts shop bewildered at the range of floral decorations on offer, and not sure if they’re sending the right message with one they like the look of. Discovering the underlying emotion of the day – be it a mournful remembrance, or a wild, energetic business celebration – is the key to finding the right flowers to help set the mood. How long they’ll be in the room, where and what time of day will all contribute to finding the right arrangement. Do you want them to perfume the...

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A More Meaningful Way to Give

Too often we think so little of what we give our friends and families. A movie, a book you made a judgement on based on the title, some cheap, store-bought chocolate; all of these are given too casually. Gifts should both be remembered and the way to be remembered. The tradition of giving rings at engagement or marking certain anniversaries with prescribed presents means that every time the recipient looks at it, they remember that happy moment. That’s why a Game of Thrones DVD boxset or the latest thriller novel isn’t going to stick in someone’s mind. When you’re truly thankful, or truly sympathetic, or truly ecstatic for someone’s success, show it in an appropriate way. That doesn’t mean spending...

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