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Sponsored Post Register today for Succulent Garden Class at Iris & Peony Thursday, Sept. 20

Register today for Succulent Garden Class at Iris & Peony Thursday, Sept. 20

With a snap in the air, fall is upon us, and that means it’s time to come back inside and feather our nests with harvest colors and maybe some spooky decor. It’s also time for floral classes once... [Read more]

Engender International hosting Flower Arranging Class on Saturday, May 12

Engender International hosting Flower Arranging Class on Saturday, May 12

Burien based non-profit Engender International is continuing its series of events that highlight the work of women makers with a flower arranging class on Saturday, May 12 – just in time for Mother’s... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Spring wildflowers discovered along Des Moines Memorial Drive

PHOTOS: Spring wildflowers discovered along Des Moines Memorial Drive

Courtesy Photographer Aaron Wells comes these great photos of spring wildflowers discovered along Des Moines Memorial Drive S. in Burien’s Boulevard Park neighborhood. Click images to view larger... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Iris & Peony wants to remind you that Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13!

Iris & Peony wants to remind you that Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13!

Our friends at Iris and Peony want to remind you that now is a great time to order your Mother’s Day flowers. Not only will you save time, but you will have the pick of the posies and one more item... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Rain can be very beautiful

PHOTOS: Rain can be very beautiful

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos he took Sunday morning (April 15) in his front yard after going for a walk. “Lots to enjoy now that spring is here. Be sure you are one of the many... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Abundance of Trillium seen during recent WABI Weekday Walk

PHOTOS: Abundance of Trillium seen during recent WABI Weekday Walk

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos showing an abundance of Trilliums – a sure sign that spring has sprung – seen during a recent WABI Burien Weekday Walk through Walker Preserve in Normandy... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Be ready for the Holidays at Iris & Peony’s ‘Chopped’ class this Thursday

Be ready for the Holidays at Iris & Peony’s ‘Chopped’ class this Thursday

It’s time for the next set of design classes, at the home of Burien’s best blooms Iris & Peony. All their holiday offerings make you the creator of your own special holiday home ambiance, including... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien’s Iris & Peony graces back-to-back covers of Seattle Bride Magazine

Burien’s Iris & Peony graces back-to-back covers of Seattle Bride Magazine

It seems we aren’t the only ones who recognize the unique beauty and creativity of floral artistry found at Burien’s own Iris & Peony – the editors of Seattle Bride Magazine agree that the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Remember Mom this Sunday, May 14 with Flowers or Gifts from Iris & Peony!

Remember Mom this Sunday, May 14 with Flowers or Gifts from Iris & Peony!

Running out of time to find the perfect way to celebrate the Moms in your life? Burien’s freshest blooms and most thoughtful gifts are only a phone call away. Whether she is near or far, you can delight... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Just another dreary day in the rain in Burien :)

PHOTOS: Just another dreary day in the rain in Burien :)

Courtesy Elston Hill comes this photo gallery taken on ‘another dreary day’ in Burien: Another dreary day. Can you believe it? We just spent a month in Wyoming and Alberta. Cold? Yes. But it... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save $10 on your Valentine Roses at Advertiser Iris & Peony!

Save $10 on your Valentine Roses at Advertiser Iris & Peony!

Most folks agree that “Burien’s Best Blooms” come from locally owned Iris & Peony. Customers often remark that their premium flowers are fresher and more artfully arranged than any... [Read more]

Sponsored Post 20% Off Black Friday extends to Small Business Saturday at Iris & Peony

20% Off Black Friday extends to Small Business Saturday at Iris & Peony

Elegant gifts are within budget at local gem Iris & Peony during their Black Friday and Small business Saturday 20% off annual sale – starting this Friday, Nov. 25! Everything in the shop is 20%... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn the secret to gracious Fall Centerpieces with Iris & Peony on Nov. 21

Learn the secret to gracious Fall Centerpieces with Iris & Peony on Nov. 21

“You made that?” Your guests may exclaim in surprise, but not Robyn Desimone from Advertiser Iris & Peony. That’s because she’s going to share her secrets with you at a special... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn how to create Fall Foliage Baskets with Iris & Peony at The Point Oct. 11

Learn how to create Fall Foliage Baskets with Iris & Peony at The Point Oct. 11

Bring texture and interest to your home decor and check out one of Burien’s tasteful new hangouts – “The Point” Liquor and eats will play host to Iris & Peony founder and all around... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn how to create a tasteful Container Herb Garden with Iris & Peony July 12

Learn how to create a tasteful Container Herb Garden with Iris & Peony July 12

Discover the joy of fresh herbs and check out one of Burien’s tasteful new hangouts – “The Point” Liquor and eats will play host to Iris & Peony founder and all around good gal,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Gregory Heights residents want to share their beautiful Foxglove

PHOTOS: Gregory Heights residents want to share their beautiful Foxglove

Burien homeowners Tom and Linda Dike invite the community to drive by and see the beautiful foxglove growing along their picket fence, located at the corner of 12th Ave SW & SW 160th Street in Gregory... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mother’s Day blooms bright at Advertiser Iris & Peony Floral and Home

Mother’s Day blooms bright at Advertiser Iris & Peony Floral and Home

Hanging Baskets are in! Get them while they last! Good advice from the Iris & Peony Facebook page highlights hanging baskets to delight Mom on her special day. Brimming baskets of Fuschias or Petunias... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn how to create breathtaking Centerpieces at Iris & Peony Wed. Mar. 23

Learn how to create breathtaking Centerpieces at Iris & Peony Wed. Mar. 23

“You made that?” Your guests may exclaim in surprise, but not Robyn Desimone from new Advertiser Iris and Peony. That’s because she’s going to share her secrets with you at a... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Trilliums plentiful at Walker Preserve in Normandy Park

PHOTOS: Trilliums plentiful at Walker Preserve in Normandy Park

Trilliums were plentiful on WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walkers’ trek through Walker Preserve in Normandy Park Wednesday morning (March 16), as photographed by resident Elston Hill (click... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Flowers are blooming in Burien

PHOTOS: Flowers are blooming in Burien

Resident Elston Hill was out and about before the big storm(s), and took some great photos of flowers and plant life he found while walking around the neighborhood. “Spring is definitely coming to... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Spring is starting to spring in Burien

PHOTOS: Spring is starting to spring in Burien

While the official first day of Spring won’t be until March 20 (at 9:30 a.m. Pacific time), evidence that the Groundhog was correct abound, as seen in these great photos – showing that Spring is... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Makeshift tribute set up for missing Vendor at Burien Farmers Market

PHOTOS: Makeshift tribute set up for missing Vendor at Burien Farmers Market

As we previously reported, Moua Vang, a longtime flower Vendor at the Burien Farmers Market, went missing in Lakewood on Tuesday, Sept. 8. Event Manager Debra George told The B-Town Blog that they honored Moua’s absence... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Iris & Peony Floral and Gift Shop will open to public this Friday

B-TOWN BIZ: Iris & Peony Floral and Gift Shop will open to public this Friday

Burien’s newest business – Iris & Peony – will officially open to the public this Friday, May 1 at 9 a.m. Iris & Peony is conveniently located in downtown Burien at 441 SW 152nd Street,... [Read more]

Tom Gehl’s retirement Open House will be this Sunday, March 1

Tom Gehl’s retirement Open House will be this Sunday, March 1

This Sunday (March 1) will be a very special day, long awaited for Tom Gehl and his wife Jolene, owners of Gehl’s Flowers and Gifts located in downtown Burien. Tom opened Gehl’s Flowers & Gifts... [Read more]