Antique shop in Valley Falls

Aahh Some Blossom is a family owned and operated store in Northeast Kansas has been offering customers unique flower arrangements, gifts and antiques for 18 years.

A family owned and operated store in Northeast Kansas has been offering customers unique flower arrangements, gifts and antiques for 18 years. Jo Tichenor, owner of Aahh Some Blossom, purchased the store in Valley Falls, Kansas, eight years ago. Her aunt had previously opened and owned the business for 10 years. Jo Tichenor is a full-service florist that carries fresh flowers and silk arrangements along with fresh flowering and green plants for all occasions. She said the store can provide flower arrangements for all occasions including weddings, parties, anniversaries or sympathy. “I have everyday arrangements that people can come into the store and purchase,” Tichenor said. “I do special orders also. You can always depend on our staff to help you with ordering flowers for the funeral of a friend or loved one. We will design and deliver a funeral arrangement that beautifully conveys your expression of sympathy and serves as a lovely memorial to the deceased.”

A family owned and operated store in Northeast Kansas has been offering customers unique flower arrangements, gifts and antiques for 18 years.

Jo Tichenor, owner of Aahh Some Blossom, purchased the store in Valley Falls, Kansas, eight years ago. Her aunt had previously opened and owned the business for 10 years.

Jo Tichenor is a full-service florist that carries fresh flowers and silk arrangements along with fresh flowering and green plants for all occasions.

She said the store can provide flower arrangements for all occasions including weddings, parties, anniversaries or sympathy.

“I have everyday arrangements that people can come into the store and purchase,” Tichenor said. “I do special orders also. You can always depend on our staff to help you with ordering flowers for the funeral of a friend or loved one. We will design and deliver a funeral arrangement that beautifully conveys your expression of sympathy and serves as a lovely memorial to the deceased.”

She also carries concrete memorials that could be placed in a yard in remembrance of a loved one.

Tichenor said they offer daily floral delivery to local funeral homes and hospitals. They strive to supply customers with fresh flowers and quick delivery to the surrounding towns including Winchester, Nortonville, Effingham and Oskaloosa.

Customers can shop for a variety of unique gifts including Giddy-Up soy candles made in Missouri, locally-made aprons, plush stuffed animals, balloons, angels and crosses.

“We have seasonal gifts which right now includes fall wreaths,” Tichenor said. “We also have pumpkins, lanterns and items with fall themes.”

The store has a variety of antiques such as dressers, chairs, baby carriages and end tables.

In addition, she has a selection of tuxes available for rent during weddings, proms and special occasions.

Aahh Some Blossom is located at 301 Broadway Street in Valley Falls, Kansas. They can be contacted by phone at 785-945-0181. Floral orders can be made on their website at www.aahhsomeblossom.com or on Facebook.

Margaret Slayton can be reached at margaret.slayton@greenacressells.com.