Flowers to celebrate International Womens Day

International Women’s Day falls on the 8th of March every year. A tradition dating back over 100 years to the first gathering that took place in 1911, International Women’s Day looks to celebrate the achievements of women now and throughout history ,along with highlighting the fight for gender equality.

So around the globe on 8th of March people, organisations and groups will all celebrate this important date - may it be a bit different this year due to Covid-19 restrictions. This year the theme is Choose To Challenge, and you can find out more information and how you can get involved on the International Women's Day website!

"There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish."

- Michelle Obama

Who are the women you know who have helped inspire or change your life and want to shout out a huge thanks to? Perhaps a teacher or University lecturer, friend who has set up their own business or colleague who you are proud of for making positive workforce changes. The Manor Florist has the perfect floral gifts you can send this year to celebrate International Women’s Day. Did you know the colours to symbolise International Women’s Day are purple, white and green? So our selection of beautifully bespoke and seasonal flowers to send as a gift all feature these petal shades.

International Women's Day Flowers - our top picks

Simply Purples

Simple and stylish, our customers totally adore our rustic bouquets to send as a thoughtful gift. Simply Purples is a seasonal mix of purple and lilac blooms, mixed with long stemmed foliage for a country garden vibe. Our Simply Bouquets come wrapped in kraft paper and tied with raffia, so can be arranged at home in a vase. Flowers as a surprise with a lovely hand written note to say why you are sending them is sure to make the recipient smile all day long.

White Vase Rack

For a floral gift which is a bit different to the norm, one of our bestsellers is The Manor Florist Vase Rack – created by our expert team of florists. 3 glass bottle vases in a wire rack, with a  selection of carefully chosen white and cream flowers such as roses arranged beautifully in the vase. We add green and silver foliage such as eucalyptus for a relaxed, cottage garden vibe.

Spring Pastels Hand Tied

And of cours e, not forgetting our show stopper Spring Pastels Hand-tied. This stunning floral bouquet is created by our lovely florists, using stylish Spring blooms such as Anemone, tulips and garden roses in pastel shades of purple and white. And no The Manor Florist hand-tied is complete without some gorgeous green foliage for texture! We wrap Spring Pastels in luxury paper and tie with ribbon – sure to make the recipient go wow when we deliver to their door.

Flowers delivered locally

Nestled on the outskirts of Cambridge, The Manor Florist is ideally situated to deliver fresh flowers and gifts to the local area. As your local Cambridge florist, our team are dedicated to creating beautifully bespoke flowers and safely delivering them to your recipient - we deliver 6 days a week and you can view our delivery locations here.

Flowers to celebrate International Womens Day