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Viva Magenta: Pantone's 2023 Color of the Year is a Floral Favorite!

It’s official—Pantone has named Viva Magenta (PANTONE 18-1750) - a bold shade of crimson red - as its choice for Color of the Year for 2023. Viva Magenta is a striking hue that alludes to strength and self expression. This striking hue is sure to be seen everywhere in the coming year and can add a unique, vibrant tou... Continue Reading

January 04, 2023

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

Top 5 Holiday Decorating Tips From Professional Floral Designers

The holidays are a time for coming together with family, friends, and loved ones. What better way to show your holiday spirit and share your holiday cheer than by decorating your home with beautiful fresh flowers and plants?  With Hanukkah beginning on December 18, and Christmas shortly after on December 25, the holidays ar... Continue Reading

November 30, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

Finish Your Christmas Shopping by Thanksgiving at Frank Gallo & Son Florist

We're still more than a month away from Christmas. But there's no need to wait until the last minute to start your holiday shopping shopping - especially with the help from your friends at Frank Gallo & Son Florist in Schenectady, NY. You can get a head start on your gift-giving by ordering flowers and other holiday gifts fr... Continue Reading

November 11, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

Frank Gallo and Son Florist Supports Breast Cancer Awareness in October

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase public knowledge about the early detection and prevention of breast cancer. During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, organizations across the country host a variety of events to promote awareness and raise funds for research and support services. This year, th... Continue Reading

October 07, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 al... Continue Reading

August 31, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 the expert f... Continue Reading

August 01, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 having good,... Continue Reading

July 05, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 Frank Gallo & Son Florist in Schenectady, NY ar... Continue Reading

June 02, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 fresh flowers delivered directly to ... Continue Reading

May 02, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

April Flowers Blog - Frank Gallo Florist - Schenectady, NY

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 April flowers this year... Continue Reading

March 30, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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. But what if ... Continue Reading

February 24, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 know the bas... Continue Reading

January 31, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

Very Peri is the 2022 Color of the Year

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 cho... Continue Reading

January 03, 2022

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 one-stop sh... Continue Reading

December 01, 2021

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 after Thanksg... Continue Reading

November 17, 2021

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 be given as gifts or used to create festive centerpieces for the Thanksgiving dinner table. There is nothing ... Continue Reading

October 29, 2021

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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 just a bit different than anything ever created before. It... Continue Reading

September 17, 2021

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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. We send a dozen red roses when saying “I love you” doesn’t seem strong enough. A heartfelt “thank you” goes a long way, but a handwritten thank you note attached... Continue Reading

September 17, 2021

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

​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 busi... Continue Reading

September 17, 2021

AuthorBy: Bloomerang Solutions

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