Saturday, May 28, 2011

Happy Memorial Day Portland!

Hope you get to enjoy some time off with friends and family!
We will be CLOSED Monday and Tuesday, see you Wednesday for our Anniversary Party ;)

30% off all out door Plants this weekend!!!

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Portland, come celebrate our 1st anniversary!

Emerald Petals is one!!!! And to show our appreciation we are having a little party on Wednesday June 1st from 5 to 8 at the shop!
Treats, drinks, music, giveaways and select items on sale!
Stop on by!

Event on Facebook Emerald Petals

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Spring brings Local goodies to Portland!

I went into the shop this morning (my day off) to meet up with one of the local farmers. And boy am I glad! So many splendid beauties, so glad the growing season is finally in full swing ;)

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Making Pretty in New Spaces... Part 2

And now we have Eden.....
Which is the sister store to Flutter here on N Mississippi Ave
Oh the lusciousness!!!!! Transported into bohemian heaven!!!
Here's a peak... but you must visit them or their site to see all the jaunty treasures!
(sorry about pics I only had my phone camera)

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Making Pretty in New Spaces... Part 1

Last week I had the pleasure of making living pretty for two joy women owned companies.
First up, Salt, Fire & Time!
Here's a taste ;) of what I did...

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Hi there Weekend

Two Saturdays ago Market Q, a farmers market at the Q Center on Mississippi Ave., began. Emerald Petals was privy to be asked to have a booth. Its been a jaunty time so far and I can't wait until all the farm flowers are blooming so we can have buckets of grand, local, seasonal, fresh flowers!
You should definitely stop by Saturdays 9-2.

So many wonderful vendors, lots of yummies and pretties. I had some amazing Kimchi, hummus, cookies, cupcakes, coffee....oh my ;) & brought home asparagus and sweet onions for dinner!

I've been extremely lucky to have my friend Lexi commit her Saturdays to working it for me.
I had a hard time leaving her there today after set up on such a beautiful day, I want to be outside!
But alas I must man the shop.

Among the myriad of goodies that EP has at the market are Bella Terra's new chalkboard pots. Perfect for herbs and annuls or if you just want to write a little note on your

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

closed thursday may 12th

Just a heads up the shop will be closed on Thursday May 12th (tomorrow) for a much needed recoup and revamp
Hope you are all enjoying your week!

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Happy Mother's Day Portland

Happy Mother's Day to you! And happy, happy Mother's Day to the best mom!, my mom! She flew 3000 miles to help out this weekend xoxoxo

That's my mom, grandfather and great gramma & me :)

And leave a comment to be entered in Free Flower Monday, cheers!

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Portland 5 more days until Mother's Day

You still have time to place your custom order.... she deserves it. Whether it be flowers or plants or your smiling face :) 503-719-4503

Also I have to giggle that I did a post about Woolly Pockets and hours later Neighborhood Notes was coincidentally at my door asking to take pictures of my wallys :) funny universe

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Woolly Pocket Spring Inspiration Portland

Now that we are getting some sunshine why not think of new ways to start planting. Woolly Pockets are my favorite! Perfect for indoor or out. And what a joy gift for Mother's Day!

living space~
working space~
inside edible garden~
outside edible garden~

top 3 photos by Suthi Picotte via Pure Green
bottom 3 by Woolly Pockets