Walden Floral is located on Ogden Avenue in Downers Grove between Main Street and Belmont (Finley Avenue). On the south side of Ogden Avenue, there is a green awning over the windows.
1701 Ogden Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515
- Less than 1 1/2 miles east of I-355
- 4 miles west of Route 83 (Kingery Highway)
- About 6 miles west of I-294
Phone - 630 - 353 - 0570
We deliver beautiful roses, elegant fresh flower bouquets, blooming plants and dish gardens throughout Chicago and surrounding communities.
To insure the highest quality flowers, each of our floral arrangements are professionally designed and delivered.
About the Team
The team is comprised of a group of individuals, each with their own tastes, talents, and experiences. They each bring these unique qualities to each and every project (order, event) worked. It may sound trite or cliché, but the fact is, they want you to be thrilled with your floral designs. Meet the team....
About the owner, Denise Walden
Denise started in the floral industry over 26 years ago, opened Walden Floral Design in 2000, and has loved her job ever since. Denise strongly believes in the profession and art of floral design. She is an advocate of continuing education for designers as well as clients.
- Associates Degree in Horticulture
- Certificate in Ornamental Horticulture
- Certificate in Floral Design and Shop Management
- Illinois Certified Professional Florist (ICPF)
- Certified Floral Designer (CFD) through internationally know American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD)
- Illinois State Florists Association (ISFA) member
- Adjunct Floral Design Instructor of College of DuPage
- Member of Advisory Board for College of DuPage
Adrianne has worked in the floral industry for over 20 years. She has an undeniable passion for flowers as well as a love of color and texture. Having said that, she also has a great feel for the way in which things work behind the scenes. She has a great deal of design experience but her main focus at Walden Floral Design Co. is in shop operations and making sure things run smoothly. Adrianne has studied classes in Horticulture at the College of DuPage and if you order a plant or dish garden from Walden, she is the one who types up your care instructions.
Annette has a lifelong obsession with flowers and has worked within the floral industry for over 35 years. She started in the industry as a part-time clerk and delivery driver advancing to designer. After showing keen interest and a desire to learn, she received hands-on training and has designed for 33 years. Her specialty is weddings and events, where she finds a great deal of satisfaction working with clients from consultation, to design, and to delivery.
Bob has worked in the floral industry for over 32 years. He is responsible for all daily deliveries, as well as the setup, delivery and breakdown of all weddings provided by Walden Floral. His goal is to make your wedding day presentation carefree.
Sue has worked within the floral industry for over 22 years. During that time, she has worked various aspects of the business including consulting with brides, designing weddings, and special event set up. Sue is especially knowledgeable of floral varieties and specializes in designing with unique novelty flower varieties. Sue is especially gifted at working with color.
Corinne has been with Walden Floral Design since the beginning. This is the lady who helps keep the files and orders organized, as well as keeping track of all the photos. Corinne's shop support makes everyone's job flow smoothly.
Lisa has worked in the technology industry for over 18 years, working in various positions from hands-on support to management and administration. She supports Walden Floral with customization and implementation of their web site.
Maggie works in Client Relations and Inside Sales. She is a former resident of West Suburban Animal Shelter, http://www.wshs-dg.org/, is very friendly, polite, and enthusiastic when greeting visitors.