Family-owned floral shop servicing Metairie and the metro area since 1969.. In Short This family-owned shop is stocked with 30 employees, including six full-time designers and one full-time wedding specialist. The store's large selection ranges from favorites, like roses and carnations, to rarer choices, such as lilies and birds of paradise. The Metairie mainstay also carries a variety of balloons, baskets, fruit and cheese packages and cards. In addition, Villere's handles special-event props including trees, lights, flowers and arches, which staffers can set up for you off-site.