Last-minute shoppers head to East Williamsburg for gifts for their sweethearts

It's the busiest day for florists across the city as last-minute shoppers bought gifts for their sweethearts on Valentine's Day,

News 12 Staff

Feb 14, 2021, 7:41 PM

Updated 1,257 days ago

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It's the busiest day for florists across the city as last-minute shoppers bought gifts for their sweethearts on Valentine's Day,
Stems Brooklyn says it has put together bouquet after bouquet - ready for pickup and delivery. Some customers even walked in to request a last-minute floral item to be put together.
The florist has been in business for eight years, but at its East Williamsburg location for two years. It says that Valentine's Day is the busiest day outside of Mother's Day as preorders have filled up.
The owner of the floral shop says with people working from home due to the pandemic, many are making it a Valentine's week.
She says that the shop has filled out 500 orders for this weekend alone.


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