Funeral Flowers for County Durham

It is always a difficult time when you lose someone you love. The right words can be hard to find, and it can be tough to express deep emotions and grief. Here at Carol Gittins Florist we understand that it is always a sensitive time for family, friends and colleagues which is why are caring florists are on hand to help you choose the right flowers.

Flowers are the perfect way to help express heartfelt feelings and show sign of support to those grieving. It is always an honour for us to be asked to create heartfelt funeral flowers, as a loving gesture to celebrate the memory of a loved one. Our expert team of trained florists can guide you through the process to ensure you choose the right funeral and sympathy flowers. Carol Gittins Florist has over 25 years’ experience designing unique funeral flowers such as coffin sprays using a favourite colour, traditional wreaths and hearts created with seasonal stems or a simple posy of pretty country flowers.

Specialists in bespoke funeral tributes

We specialise in bespoke funeral tributes – beautiful one-off pieces that we design especially with your loved one in mind using your ideas. A bespoke funeral tribute could be to represent a favourite past time or hobby, nickname, a food or drink they loved. By choosing a bespoke floral tribute hand designed by Carol Gittins Florist, it allows you to say very personal farewell in honour of your loved one.

Carol Gittins Florist has many years’ experience coordinating alongside local funeral directors in Bishop Auckland and the local County Durham area.

Funeral flowers delivered to Bishop Auckland and local areas

We recommend giving us a call on 01388 663937 to book a suitable time for you to come in to the shop or we can arrange a home visit to discuss the flowers with us. We ask wherever possible to receive as much notice as possible for funeral flowers, to ensure we can create the floral design requested. For sprays and wreaths 2-3 days’ notice and bespoke funeral tributes 1 week notice is preferred.

For family, friends and colleagues who may live further away, we have a small selection of funeral flowers which you can order online and arrange to be delivered directly to the funeral directors on the day of the funeral. Please have a browse, and if you need any assistance please give us a call on 01388 663937.