Enter your pet or vote for your favorite little “beastie” in our Halloween Costume Contest!

As an annual treat- its no trick- we host our online pet costume contest!
Its easy to upload your photos and then folks can vote for their favorite, and you could be a winner!

So dress up your little cute pet and send it in right here:

Here are a few current entries:
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Thanks for helping us with our fun Halloween contest!

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Thanks for supporting Nanz & Kraft Florists!

Sweetest Day, Lucky Brides and Halloween are today’s topics!

Don’t forget Sweetest Day on October 17th with a spectacular arrangement or gift reminding your special someone just how sweet they really are! A little adventurous? Treat your loved one to a gourmet dinner with one of our select Gourmet Baskets

Sweetest Day is not only for our sweethearts, but a day meant to celebrate the people who make a difference in our lives. Show your appreciation to that special friend or loved one. Remember those who are too often taken for granted in our busy lives. Send a special “thank you” to someone who has been helpful and kind. Browse our selection for just the right gift for him or her!

We have a new Friday feature for the blog posts!
Welcome to our “Lucky Bride Friday” photo feature, you can get a sneak peek or past photos of our bridal work before the wedding!
This lucky bride had a few great ideas about her wedding pieces, and we always work to make their dream come true!
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Halloween is drawing near, and its a great time to put the finishing touches on your decor! Shop our fun and festive selection of holiday accessories and giftware, here are a few styles at our Breckinridge Lane store;
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Thanks for being a fan of flowers and Nanz & Kraft! Please follow us on Facebook for more daily updates and news you can use:

Supporting our local schools and charities, another great week @ Nanz and Kraft Florists!

Happy Monday everyone!

It has been another busy week of supporting our local community events- here are a few upcoming and past- that we are happy to be invloved with!

Thanks to our local partners and peers for their support.  ~ Nanz & Kraft Florists

Please mark your calendar for a very special event;

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Holiday Gathering invitation

Holiday Gathering invitation

Nanz & Kraft Florists is a proud partner of the Louisville Affiliate  for Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Join us this season for our Open Houses, when you shop, you can give a gift that keeps on giving.

For every purchase of the Mark Roberts “Spirit of Hope Fairy” or the “Hope Garden” Vera Bradley, and $10 will be donated to our Louisville Affilate partner.

We would love to see you at one of our two Open House events, so please “mark your calendars for the Cure”!
November 8 & 15
11am-4pm
Desserts, cider & coffee served with musical entertainment

Discover Dixie 2009

Discover Dixie 2009

Discover Dixie 2009

Our great team at the Dixie Store celebrated  our 10th year attending the Discover Dixie Showcase!

The Expo highlights businesses in the Dixie Highway corridor. The community support is awesome with 3000 to 4000 people

in attendance every year. It is the largest showcase of its kind in the southwest area, Cheers to Discover Dixie!

Nanz & Kraft hosts school tours

Big thanks to the kids that came to visit our store from Wheeler Elementary!

Education and fun can go hand in hand as we explore the business of flowers while learning about how flowers make people happy!

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Wow! What a busy week! Thanks for all of the opportunities!

Happy Friday everyone!
There is never a dull moment around the Nanz & Kraft HQ, and this past week was no exception.
Thanks to everyone for all of the wonderful opportunities to partner and play with you around the Metro.

First, Best of Luck to all of the participants at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure! The actual race day is here and we know it will be a huge success! We are humbled to to be an official partner of our local affiliate!
Remember that we feature a great selection of specialty arrangements that we donate a portion of the proceeds directly to the Louisville Affiliate! Click here for more information: http://www.nanzandkraft.com/category.cfm/catID/9


Nanz and Kraft goes Hollywood!

Well, a little Hollywood! We are proud to have been chosen to create floral arrangements for today’s taping of
“Secretariat” at the historic Pendennis Club! The Disney production crew will be filming a ballroom scene and our centerpieces and large vase arrangements will appear in the film.
Kudos to our designer Keith Simon for his great work!

Designs for the film "Secretariat"

Designs for the film "Secretariat"

Vase Arrangements for "Secretariat"

Vase Arrangements for "Secretariat"

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We have our last winner on the Facebook sign up contest!
Congratulations Allison McGuire Gibson! She joined our Facebook Fan Page and won a dozen roses!
Thanks to everyone who joined and shared our info with their FB Friends!
Please join us and watch for great tips, hints and information about flowers gifts and more!
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Have a great weekend everyone!
~ Nanz & Kraft Florists

Welcome Autumn with a few new pieces for yourself and your home!

New Fall Arrivals!

New Fall Arrivals!

Introducing spicy Paprika, regal Imperial Toile and jewel-toned Symphony in Hue, plus 4 new styles in Vera Bradley!
They’re perfect to warm up the chilly October days and nights!
Stop by and see the new patterns for the coolest season ever, ready for you to take to the tailgate or the office, we would love to see you at 141 Breckinridge Lane, in the heart of St. Matthews.

Cats and bats and witches and ghosts!
Is your sweet pet a creepy critter or a prissy princes in her Halloween costume?
Whichever you prefer, log on and enter our Halloween Pet Costume Contest!
Just upload your pet’s photo, and then tell all your friends to vote for your pet as the best.
http://www.nanzandkraft.com/contests/halloween_2009
We have lots of great prizes, and some pretty cool cats on the website too- its a hoot!
anz & Kraft Florists invites you to enter our Halloween Pet Costume Photo Contest. Just enter your favorite Halloween photo of your favorite pet by October 31st for a chance to win one of these great prizes!

Grand Prize Winner: A $180 Boarding and Grooming package from Bed and Biscuit Boarding Kennels of Prospect. Includes a 6 night stay, a HydroSurge Bath, and 2 play times per day.

Second Place Winner: A $100 pet photo package from GEK Photography. Includes a free sitting fee and two 5×7 pictures included)

Third Place Winner: An $85 Vaccination package from Chenoweth Animal Hospital. Includes a wellness exam, rabies, (for dogs) DHLPP, and Bordetella or (for cats) FVRCP, and FeLv.

Runner-Up Winners : $50 in gift certificates from Rudy Green’s Doggy Cuisine.

Consolation Winners (1) : $25 in Three Dog Dough from Three Dog Bakery

Consolation Winners (1) $25 cat themed gift basket and (1) $25 dog themed gift basket basket from Nanz & Kraft Florists.

Make sure to spread the word to friends and family on Facebook!

Follow us on Facebook and stay up to date on all special events and contests!

Have you been to our 2nd floor showcase lately?

fabulous fall florals!
fabulous fall florals!

Our talented design staff have been working diligently to supply you with natural, realistic looking everlasting silk pieces, perfect for any decor! Whether you find the perfect piece pret-a-porter, or perhaps a couture arrangement to match your lifestyle colors, we are here to help!

While you are here , shift your mind to gift shopping for those hard to buy for people on your list! From our wonderful sculptures to our lighting and accessories, we will surely help you start your Christmas list!

Home Furnishings @ Nanz & Kraft

Home Furnishings @ Nanz & Kraft

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Halloween Pet Costume Contest and more spooky stuff from Nanz & Kraft Florists!

This could be your pet!

This could be your pet!

Do you have the cutest pet ever? And does your little furry friend have a cutey-patooty Halloween costume that is the BEST?
Then we need your pet’s photograph for our annual Pet Costume Contest!
Here are a few of the great prizes in this year’s contest! Thanks to all of our Sponsors!
Nanz & Kraft Florists invites you to enter our Halloween Pet Costume Photo Contest. Just enter your favorite Halloween photo of your favorite pet by October 31st for a chance to win one of these great prizes!

Grand Prize Winner: A $180 Boarding and Grooming package from Bed and Biscuit Boarding Kennels of Prospect. Includes a 6 night stay, a HydroSurge Bath, and 2 play times per day.

Second Place Winner: A $100 pet photo package from GEK Photography. Includes a free sitting fee and two 5×7 pictures included)

Third Place Winner: An $85 Vaccination package from Chenoweth Animal Hospital. Includes a wellness exam, rabies, (for dogs) DHLPP, and Bordetella or (for cats) FVRCP, and FeLv.

Runner-Up Winners : $50 in gift certificates from Rudy Green’s Doggy Cuisine.

Consolation Winners (1) : $25 in Three Dog Dough from Three Dog Bakery

Consolation Winners (2) $25 gift certificates to Nanz & Kraft Florists.

Make sure to spread the word to friends and family on Facebook. Follow us on Facebook and stay up to date on all special events and contests!

Just log into our website and follow the easy instructions to upload
http://www.nanzandkraft.com/contests/halloween_2009

And speaking of Halloween, check out our gallery of great decor for your spooktacular home!
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, help us support the Susan G. Komen Foundation

We are proud to be an official partner with the Susan G. Komen for the Cure team here in Louisville!
In honor of their fight for a cure, we have specialty bouquets and gifts available, each of which donates funds to the cause!

We’re on a Mission to Save Lives and End Breast Cancer Forever.

Our Promise: To save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures.

The Louisville Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is one of more than 125 Affiliates of Susan G. Komen for the Cure sharing the vision of a world without breast cancer. The Louisville Affiliate was established in 1999 and is comprised of amazing volunteers who work tirelessly to spread the message of early detection to the community.

Susan G. Komen Bud Vase

Susan G. Komen Bud Vase

Susan G Komen Bud Vase
This bud vase contains 3 Pink Roses and filler. This arrangement includes a collectible lapel pin. $15.00 will benefit the Louisville affiliate of Susan G Komen for the Cure.

Gerberas, roses and more!

Gerberas, roses and more!

Susan G Komen Cylinder Arrangement

This Cylinder arrangement contains shades of pink , Roses, Gerberas, and Alstosmeria Lilies. This arrangement includes a collectible lapel pin. $15.00 will benefit the Louisville affiliate of Susan G Komen for the Cure.

The Fairy Arrangement

The Fairy Arrangement

Susan G Komen Fairy Arrangement
This floral arrangement contains shades of pink Hydrangeas, Roses, Gerberas, and Snapdragons. This arrangement includes a collectible Mark Roberts Fairy and a collectible lapel pin. $15.00 will benefit the Louisville affiliate of Susan G Komen for the Cure.
**Sold out of Fairy shown here, we are using the large size fairy(same style) in its place****

Thank you for all of your support of Nanz & Kraft Florists, as we help support the Susan G. Komen for a CURE!