09.23.20

Celebrating in a Pandemic   

I am not, and have never been, someone who loves their birthday and goes all out. That said, this year’s birthday was flat out depressing. There’s nothing like a milestone to shine a […]
08.21.20

Helen Olivia Fall Workshops

Somehow, we blinked, and already have 27 virtual workshops under our belt. With fall just around the corner, we’re thrilled to release our next batch of at-home floral workshops. If you’re new to […]
08.07.20

Love in a Pandemic

Right around March 13th (which coincidently was Friday the 13th), our entire 2020 wedding calendar imploded. I’m an old-fashioned day planner gal, and page after page was filled with red X marks denoting […]
07.21.20

Summer Wreaths

Summer has finally arrived! I don’t think we’ve ever been more excited to close the door (lock it, and deadbolt it too) on a season – goodbye spring 2020. In celebration of a […]
05.05.20

Beautiful Flowers are in Order

If there ever were a year to celebrate Mom, this is the one. The world’s hardest job has become exponentially harder in the covid era – with so many wearing the added hats […]
04.20.20

It’s Administrative Professionals Week!

If you’re anything like us, your work situation looks a little different today than it did a month or two ago. So many of us have traded our offices for the dining room […]
04.02.20

Helen Olivia’s Online Floral Workshops

Well, this is not the article I was planning on writing for April. In early March, COVID-19 came barreling into our business and left a wake of destruction in its path. In the […]
03.06.20

Calling all Flower Lovers and Philanthropists!

If you’ve ever stopped by our studio on a Monday morning, you’ve no doubt been greeted by towering carts of arrangements coming back in from weekend weddings and events. It’s the part of […]
02.07.20

Say Happy Valentine’s Day with Helen Olivia

Valentine’s (and Galentine’s!) Day is just around the corner, and we’re counting down some of our favorite floral gifts to celebrate.   Killer Flowers No surprises here – the number one way to […]
01.07.20

Winter Wonderland Wedding

When asked what the most popular wedding months are most of us immediately think of May and June (peony season, am I right?!?) or autumn months right when the leaves turn. For me, […]
11.06.19

Thanksgiving Floral Trends

If you’re anything like me, you blinked, and October disappeared. Somehow the holidays are just around the corner, which means many of us are in full planning mode. If setting the perfect Thanksgiving […]
10.03.19

Fall Workshops at Helen Olivia

October is here, which means crisp fall weather (or maybe not!), endless pumpkin spice lattes, and lots of new Helen Olivia workshops coming up for the season! To get you in the fall […]
09.04.19

Your Complete Guide To Seamless Out Of State Flower Ordering

We’ve all needed to send flowers cross-country, whether it’s for a funeral service or to celebrate a loved one’s milestone birthday. For many of us, there’s a certain anxiety linked to using an […]
08.08.19

A Wedding Story: Tuscan-Inspired Summer Wedding

In our industry, it’s rare that we work on a wedding that is completely unique. To say we’ve done 500 iterations of the classic white or blush wedding wouldn’t be an exaggeration. And […]
07.05.19

Our New Forever Home: Helen Olivia Moves to Del Ray

Time for a little confession: despite notes in my day planner and an Outlook reminder, I completely missed the deadline for this article. When Madelyn Orfitelli reached out to me to check in […]


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