Town Talk 7-31-10

Rebecca's Florist & Country Store

launched in Warrensburg

WARRENSBURG - A woman who is acclaimed in the area for her creativity opened an enterprise of her own recently to present her wares to the public.

Rebecca Witz- Swan, well-known in this area as she worked for more than 20 years for the Price Chopper Floral Department, opened Rebecca's Florist & Country Store in the building that recently housed D&G Hardware at the south end of town.

Rebecca helped start the floral departments in several area stores, and after working for these retail operations for decades, she decided to launch her own business, she said.

"It's something I always wanted to do, " Rebecca said this week.

Rebecca's love for flowers and primitive folk art is evident in the items she has on display and for sale in her store.

Rebecca's skillful floral arrangements that showcase myriad floral varieties, and her array of folk art country decor offers a multitude of ways her customers can express themselves through gift-giving.

From setting a stage for a landmark event in life, to expressing heartfelt feelings through floral displays - or adding a colorful accent to your home - Rebecca can accomplish it all with a keen, experienced sense of style.

Whether it's a wedding, birthday, funeral or holiday decorations, Rebecca she has the expertise to accomplish it with creativity and innovation.

The store also carries decorative novelties including Mylar balloons, party and seasonal decorations and hard-to-find items such as Park design curtains. Rebecca hopes to carry perennials and other area hardy plants next year. Christmas wreaths and other holiday decorations will be available for this coming Holiday season, she said.

For customer convenience, Rebecca's is open seven days a week: Monday, Tuesday Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday and Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Vote on this Story by clicking on the Icon


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment