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2018 Early Spring Floral Designs

The Early Spring Floral Design Collection has arrived! Take a peek at some of the beautiful designs you can find blooming in all their color and glory right now at Prairie Gardens & Jeffrey Alans. Each and every design is handmade by us, for local creations you’ll only find here. Come find your favorite wreath, swag…

How to Care for Orchids

Orchids may look like high-maintenance beauties, but once you know what makes them flourish, you’ll find them a cinch. Just follow these simple tips from our Plant Experts and your fancy-dancy orchids will be happy campers!

You’re Invited! Gameday Tasting Event

Come enjoy appetizer samplings at an exclusive tasting event, full of ideas for your gameday and Super Bowl Parties. Event will be held at all Prairie Gardens & Jeffrey Alans locations, Saturday, January 26th from 2pm-4pm. Come & go, shop & taste!

8 Tips for First-Time Framers

Framing for the first time can feel daunting. Where do you start? What will it cost? How do you narrow down the options? Luckily, we’ve been doing this framing stuff for over 50 years, so we’ve figured this all out for you. Check out our 8 tips for framing first-timers – you’ll find out it’s really not so scary after all…we promise. 

Our Top Picks For Perfect Christmas Gifts

It’s time to cross some people off your Christmas list…with some of our favorite holiday gift picks! You’ll find an incredible selection of perfect holiday gifts at Prairie Gardens and Jeffrey Alans this season, with Candles, Food, Boutique Items and so much more. Watch below as Jodi shows off some of her favorites in a…

How To Make a Fresh Winter Planter

Watch how easy it is to create a winter wonderland in a pot with fresh winter evergreens, berries & more! Shop Prairie Gardens (Champaign) for fresh trees, wreaths, roping and more. And find fresh boughs at Jeffrey Alans (Springfield, Normal, Peoria & Terre Haute).

Salvation Army Fundraiser

Prairie Gardens & Jeffrey Alans is joining forces with your local Salvation Army with a big fundraiser! We’ll be offering exclusive Canvas Tote Christmas bags for $10 with 100% of the proceeds going to the local Salvation Chapters in each of our stores communities. Bags are available for purchase at each of our store locations…