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A Grand Celebration: Remember Grandparents Day on Sunday, September 11
Sunday, September 11th is Grandparents Day in the United States, a day to celebrate our grandparents and honor everything they do for us. This holiday has a long and interesting history that spans the globe. In this blog post, we will explore the origins of Grandparents Day and why it is such an important celebration. We will... Continue Reading
August 31, 2022
Florists Share Their Top Secrets For Ordering Flowers Online
Ask a Florist: How do I compare flowers online to find the best value? What should I know before ordering?
Ordering flowers online should be simple. But with so many options out there (and not all of them trustworthy), it is hard to know where to begin when ordering flowers online. Here are a few tips from ... Continue Reading
August 01, 2022
8 Expert Tips for Planning the Perfect Wedding
Getting married is one of life’s most exciting experiences. But the planning process and all the hard work that goes into making the day perfect can sometimes be overwhelming. Even smaller, more intimate weddings can take a considerable amount of coordination and preparation.
The key to a successful wedding is ha... Continue Reading
July 05, 2022
Flowers for Guys: Boutonnieres and Blooms for Fun and Formal Occasions
Flowers for guys? You bet! Boutonnieres and other blooms can add a touch of fun and formality to any occasion. Whether you're looking for a Father's Day gift, something special for your wedding party, or just want to add a splash of color to your next formal event, flowers from Fr... Continue Reading
June 02, 2022
Celebrate Mom All Year Long with a Flower Subscription from Frank Gallo & Son Florist
Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8, and if you are looking for a unique and special way to honor mom this year, look no further than a flower subscription from Frank Gallo & Son Florist in Schenectady, NY. With a recurring subscription of fresh flowers, you can send the gift of... Continue Reading
May 02, 2022
Spring Flowers: The Best Reasons to Send Blooms in April
Spring is a season for new beginnings. And what better way to celebrate than by sending spring flowers from Frank Gallo & Son Florist in Schenectady, NY? April is full of holidays and special events, and each one offers a unique reason to send blooms. Here are some of our favorite reasons to send Apr... Continue Reading
March 30, 2022
10 Wedding Planning Tips from a Professional Wedding Florist
Did you recently get engaged? Are you planning your wedding and feeling overwhelmed? No need to worry, you're not alone. Planning a wedding can be stressful and intimidating at first, but it can - and should - also be a lot of fun!
If you're planning a wedding, you know how important it is to have beautiful flowers. Bu... Continue Reading
February 24, 2022
7 Pro Tips From Your Local Florist for Longer Lasting Flowers
Valentine's Day is just around the corner which means it's time to start thinking about flowers! If you've ever received flowers, you know the feeling of excitement that comes with seeing a beautiful arrangement delivered to your home or office. But what if the joy of receiving flowers could last longer?
Most people kn... Continue Reading
January 31, 2022
Ring in 2022 With the Color of the Year - Very Peri
After a year of indecision in 2021 when the Pantone Color Institute couldn’t decide between “Illuminating” (yellow) and “Ultra Gray” as Color of the Year, the “color experts” at the Pantone Color Institute returned to their customary selection of a lone color to represent 2022. Their ... Continue Reading
January 03, 2022
Cross Off Your Entire Holiday Wish List at Frank Gallo & Son Florist
December is here once again! That means the time is now to start planning your holiday shopping (if you haven't already) in order to avoid picked-over store shelves and lengthily shipping delays closer to Christmas.
Holiday shopping does not have to be difficult or stressful. In fact, holiday shopping can be a simple o... Continue Reading
December 01, 2021
Let Frank Gallo & Son Florist decorate your home for the holidays
The holiday season is a time for celebration and family. It’s the time of year where we deck the halls and decorate our homes and offices with holiday décor.
But finding time to decorate during the holiday rush can be difficult, and the longer you wait, the less options you have. Most people wait until aft... Continue Reading
November 17, 2021
Fall Flowers: Gifts for Thanksgiving and Other Celebrations
Fall is a wonderful time of year. The leaves are changing, the air is crisp and cool, and Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Give thanks this season with fall flowers from Frank Gallo & Son Florist. Flowers can b... Continue Reading
October 29, 2021
Flowers From Frank Gallo & Son Florist in Schenectady, NY Make Every Occasion Special
Flowers are fascinating. Like snowflakes, no two are exactly alike and each one stands alone as a magnificent work of art. But when you combine several flowers together in a bouquet, the magic truly comes alive with a dazzling array of colors, shapes, and scents that are ju... Continue Reading
September 17, 2021
Frank Gallo's Guide to Sending Sympathy Flowers in Schenectady
One of the many wonderful things about flowers is their fascinating ability to help us express our feelings at times in life when words are simply not enough.
September 17, 2021
Six Ways to Help Support Small and Local Businesses
The past year and a half have been devastating for small businesses. Many closed permanently, and most that survived were forced to downsize or racially alter their business model in order to keep operating. In many instances, customers stepped in a big way with innovative efforts to support their favorite local and small b... Continue Reading
September 17, 2021