The Flower Lady Blog
Plenty of Parking in Tosa Village!
There are LOTS of places to park in the Village of Wauwatosa if you know where to look. Check out the new parking map below to see all of the public parking spaces, in addition to the FREE on-street parking!
Lovin’ the vibe in The Village of Wauwatosa on a clear spring evening, corner of State Street and Underwood Avenue. Come down and enjoy all the lovely shops, restaurants and cafés.
The Roadwork is Over, & There’s Plenty of FREE Parking in the Village for Everyone! There are over 350 free public parking spots in accessible municipal lots within 500 feet of Harwood Ave & State St, for your convenience. Meter-free street parking is located throughout the Village. Lovin’ the [...]
The Flower Lady’s an Amex Favorite!The Flower Lady is honored that our Amex-card-carying customers chose us as one of their favorite businesses!CONGRATULATIONS!We all have our favorites, and American Express® Card Members have chosen your business as one of theirs. Keep up the good work, and thank you for continuing to welcome American Express Cards. [...]
Art in Bloom • March 23-26, 2017Interpreting Martin Puryear’s sculpture, Maroon, for Milwaukee Art Museum’s Art in Bloom 2017 took time and contemplation. You cannot interpret art with a simple glance. One must pause, contemplate, investigate to come to a deeper understanding. We believe this to be true when assessing people as well, and worked [...]
The Flower Lady Wins 1st Place Flower Shop!The Flower Lady is proud to have been named First Place Flower Shop in the Shepherd Express Best of Milwaukee contest for 2016. Congratulations to the other winners and runners-up who serve this great city!Back in the early 1990s the Shepherd Express did something that occurred to no [...]
Welcome visitors with fall style Happy to be featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Sunday “Embracing Autumn—Fall under the season’s spell.” Here are some pictures and excerpts from Alison Sherwood’s article, “Give your Front Porch a Fall Facelift” to which we contributed. Going natural “Fall is the best time to show nature’s bounty,” said Deb Fowler, florist and [...]
Community Enhancement Program in action...The Flower Lady’s Community Enhancement Program redistributes floral arrangements free of charge after corporate events and weddings to the Ronald McDonald House, Children’s Hospital, and the VA Hospital. This not only benefits the happy recipients of the flowers, but helps the environment as we try to compost the flowers after the [...]
1417 Underwood Ave... 1 block south of our former location! THE FLOWER LADY’S MOVED into a larger, more open work room and sales floor, just 1 block south to the former Robertson Ace Hardware location (landmark Dittmar-Robertson Building), 1417 Underwood Avenue. Stop in and see the inspiring, spacious shop filled with home decor, garden decorations, gifts, [...]
Fireplace Surround from the Henry Harnischfeger ResidenceArt in Bloom starts today at the Milwaukee Art Museum and continues through Saturday. Stop down and see our floral interpretation of the Fireplace Surround from the Henry Harnischfeger Residence. Be sure to stop by and visit our pop-up mobil shop as well. [...]
Our challenge for Milwaukee Art Museum’s Art in Bloom 2016 is this mantle from the Henry Harnischfeger residence. (1878-1945) This fireplace surround side signed by George Mann Niedecken in the “New German Renaissance” style. Find us at the Milwaukee Art Museum March 17-20 — we will have a pop-up shop as well as our floral design [...]