Flowers speak with our tongue.. How are they chosen at events and life situations? | Lifestyle

Amman- Flowers enjoy an eminent position among many people, old and new, and each flower has a meaning and significance, in addition to its captivating beauty and its fragrant fragrance that penetrates the heart the moment you see it.

Different flowers can express what is in the individual’s mind, so it is sometimes considered a successful way to say “Thank you, congratulations, sorry, I love you, get well soon, and many more” , according to their colors, types and beauty of forms.

Therefore, its selection requires care before serving. And to talk about how to choose and shape it at events and life situations, Al Jazeera Net interviewed an etiquette expert, who specializes in selling flowers and making arrangements to express their opinions.

Every event has its own color

Etiquette expert Rama Assaf Al-Assaf said in her speech to Al-Jazeera Net: “Flowers are one of the most beautiful gifts offered on occasions, but handling them is very sensitive, as each occasion has its own color of flowers, and ‘ an indication of the symbolism of the color that accompanies the event.”

Al-Assaf added: “For example, the red color of flowers indicates love and affection and is presented on special occasions, such as wedding festivals and Mother’s Day. As for the white color, it can be presented on many occasions, such as weddings. parties or visiting to the patient, a sign of peace and new beginnings.”

Rama Al-Assaf: The energy of flowers is positive, and despite its short life, it always remains in the soul (Al-Jazeera)

At most public events, it is preferable to present a variety of flowers in different colors and distinctive arrangements to leave a positive impact on the recipient, according to expert Al-Assaf.

And she adds, sometimes, when we express our condolences, we can be surprised that flowers in white can be arranged in the form of wreaths, and sent in an expression of people’s sympathy.

Flowers convey feelings between the giver and the receiver

Al-Assaf says that flowers have an impact on the soul of the receiver, as they send joy and happiness and improve the mood, the energy of flowers is positive, and despite their short life they are always in the soul.

Al-Assaf pointed out that flowers are one of the easiest ways to choose according to the nature of relationships between people. Usually, on occasions, people want to choose gifts that meet the most taste without being shy when presenting them. is always a welcome gift.

Al-Assaf emphasizes that flowers convey feelings between the giver and the recipient, just as it conveys its fragrant fragrance that infiltrates the depths of the soul, enriches the heart and enchants the mind with the beauty of its vision.

And flower arrangements differ, according to Al-Assaf, for example, only one rose can be presented as a form of apology or misunderstanding, while large flower bouquets are presented exclusively only on official occasions.

It is preferable to choose single numbers when arranging flowers, taking into account the attachment of a personal card and writing an expressive word according to the occasion.

4- It is preferable to choose single numbers when arranging flowers - (Al-Jazeera)
It is preferable to choose single numbers when arranging flowers (Al-Jazeera)

Day and night events

Al-Assaf explains that for day events it is preferable to choose a bouquet of colors such as yellow, pink and violet, while for night events it is preferable to choose colors such as white, red and orange.

Al-Assaf says that it is not permissible to give flowers from a woman to a man, except in case of illness and wishing for a speedy recovery and safety. Likewise, it is not permissible to give flowers from a man to to give a woman, except when he asks for her hand in marriage or to see her when she is sick.

Al-Assaf concludes that flowers are delicate, and handling them requires caution, to maintain relationships in their proper form without transgression.

Choose the type and color of flowers

On choosing the right type and color of flowers for each occasion, says the flower coordinator, Engineer Laith Al-Masry, in one of the flower shops, flowers are a language that translates the love in our hearts for the person to whom they are gifted. .

He adds, for each occasion a color is often used, for example to express love, a bouquet is arranged by often choosing red flowers, pink is used to form a bouquet given to the mother when she gives birth to a girl, and the blue color is used when a boy is born, and white flowers are added to the two bouquets.

The orange color is used to express happiness and enthusiasm, at work or among friends, and the white color is chosen to coordinate healing packages and wish safety for the patient, according to Al-Masry.

The floral coordinator says we help customers choose the type and color of flowers, and there are customers who prefer to design their own bouquets according to their taste and occasion, but for engagement and wedding events, the groom usually turns to consultation with us in coordinating the appropriate bouquets for the ceremony with their colors and formations.

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Additions for flower bouquets

Jordan is one of the flower producing countries, according to Al-Masry, and there are many types of them, such as: gouri, gerbera, Louisiana, lily stroemeria, tulips, and the most demand for roses, and there are many other types, which help us to make bouquets in more than one color, and according to demand. .

Al-Masry says: “Some customers request additions to flower bouquets, (modern bouquets), for example, on occasions of success and graduation, the customer chooses the preferred flowers for the gifted, and balloons are added for the occasion, and their shapes and colors are different , and some customers prefer to mix roses and chocolate and are arranged in a box Wood or box in beautiful and striking ways.

Al-Masry explains that “there are various forms of rules and paper to put inside flower arrangements, which are intended for roses, so that they are harmoniously and homogeneously arranged.”

Al-Masry confirms that flower shops buy a lot on holidays, such as Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day, in addition to other occasions, such as success and graduation and others.

5- Different types of flowers can mean different feelings according to the taste of the recipient - (Al-Jazeera)
Flowers convey feelings between the giver and the recipient (Al-Jazeera)

The flowers speak!

Flowers have always been part of our culture in happy times. Of course, there are certain flowers that are suitable for different kinds of occasions, and there is no one-size-fits-all flower, so gifting and presenting flowers to your loved ones can convey a variety of feelings to them, according to what was published by “Invogueblooms”.

Your guide to choosing the perfect flowers for your next event

Flowers can be given for birthdays, death anniversary, sick person, or to say sorry. Here’s a guide to help you choose the perfect flowers for your next event:

  • Valentine’s Day Flowers: The most important flower to express love – which symbolizes love in itself – is red roses.
  • Flowers to say “Congratulations”: Did your cousin graduate? Or maybe a friend who just got a job? Or did your brother score great in his test results? Whatever the reason for the congratulations, flowers are a great way to express your feelings. You can pick up some very fragrant and vibrant flowers to give to any or all of the above occasions.
  • Light and pastel colored flowers: They are a good choice in the summer, and the darker colors are a good choice for the winter months.
  • Flowers to wish “Happy Birthday”: Whether you wish a “Happy Birthday” to a loved one or a friend, flowers never run out. Giving someone flowers on their birthday is a constant thought, and when you add a message to the flowers, it becomes even more personal. Elegant flowers such as orchids, tulips or the recipient’s favorite flowers are always the best expression of your wishes for the occasion.
  • Flowers for a “speedy recovery”: A bouquet of bright flowers makes the day of your sick loved one better. When these vibrant flowers are placed in their hospital room or maybe just their bedrooms, the flowers bring a lot of good energy and happiness, yellow, red and orange flowers are the best choice for a ‘get well soon’ bouquet.
    6- If we want a good way to say sorry and convey sincere feelings, flowers are a good way - (Al Jazeera)
    If we want a good way to say sorry and convey sincere feelings, flowers are a good way (Al Jazeera)
  • Thanksgiving Flowers: When you want to express your gratitude or thanks to someone, you can give them flowers, there are different types of flowers that can mean different feelings according to the taste of the recipient.
  • Flowers to say sorry: ‘Human Fault’ As humans, we naturally make mistakes. But if we want a good way to say sorry and convey sincere feelings, flowers are a good medium, you can choose from shades of white or pastel flowers to symbolize peace and happiness. While the flowers in shades of yellow express happiness.
  • Other events: There are many other occasions where you can give flowers and bouquets such as Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, at festivals, baby showers and when a new baby is born, etc. Every occasion calls for different types of flowers.

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