Oh, Valentine..

Valentine’s Day will be here before you can say “Be Mine!” A lot of couples get engaged on Valentine’s Day – some ten percent of engagements are made on Valentine’s day. So many couples are waiting for February 14th with great expectation this year.  Whether its your very  first Valentine’s Day as a couple or […]

Simply carnation

Anyone still reading? I saw this photo today and I had to share it with you.. No words. Just beauty. And simplicity. Photo via Lotte and Bloom

Key questions to ask your florist

You’re looking for the best florist for your wedding day.. Make sure you ask these questions! Which flowers will suit the style of my big day? Whether you’re going for a modern or a traditional look, your choice of flowers should suit the style of your wedding. The expertise of your florist is vital here, […]

2013 Flower Design Classes at Austen Flowers!

Come participate in our hands on, floral designing classes lead by our own veteran of floral design and event planning, Camelia Austen. All flowers, materials and sundries supplied and participants will get to keep all the arrangements they design! Also, those who complete all five classes will receive a certificate stating they completed the course. […]

The wedding fair in Summerhill House Hotel, Co. Wicklow

Austen Flowers & Events was recently invited to exhibit our wedding flower design services at the beautiful country hotel in Enniskerry, The Summerhill  House Hotel, which offers a stunning location for your dream wedding. Imagine having your wedding in what feels like your own country house with friends and family around you celebrating your special […]

Christmas wreath class

Six ladies from the Greystones Flower Arranging Club enjoyed a morning of flower arranging at our Flower School. We had fun and I believe that they had fun too! They were such a pleasure to work with and were delighted to leave the studio with a lovely Christmas wreath ready for their front door.

Autumnal flowers and festivities

Happy Halloween everyone! It’s all about rusty orange flowers, poisonous berries, scary spiders and freaky pumpkins this week at Austen Flowers! It’s just about having fun… And I wanted to show you a fabulous Halloween table setting I saw at the Summerhill House  Hotel in Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow complete with delicious homemade toffee apples.  

Cupcakes and flowers

I love flowers and I love cupcakes … but which one do I love most? Now,  this is a good question! Hydrangea cupcakes from The Swelle Life.