Bits and Pieces

Keeping to the classics

Amidst the buzz for summer (slightly premature, it is only the beginning of April after all) the colour palette for wedding flowers is gradually shifting back towards the pinks, oranges and yellows that one would likely see in a sweet shop. While this is striking and never ceases to evoke the joyous occasion that is …

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Bride's and bridesmaids' bouquets

Wedding planning and Corona

Dearest friends, AKA my dearest clients, It’s a day after Valentine, and true to form, the email notifications have been buzzing all day. Huge congratulations to you all!! Times have changed, but love is love, not even a pandemic can change it. 2020 is gone, and I’m trying to stay positive for you and for …

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DIY wedding flowers

One of our most popular classes is the Bridal Class – in most of the cases I get calls from brides to be who enquire about the possibility of designing their own wedding flowers with the help of Mum, a talented Auntie, some green-fingered friends and/or their enthusiastic bridesmaids.. There are a few things to …

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It’s almost Christmas

I might not get a chance to sit down in the next 20 days (as usual, our studio will be open until Christmas Eve), so may I wish you all – my lovely customers, my darling past and future brides and grooms, my dedicated students and loyal friends, and you, the reader of this blog …

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Red poppies

Every now and then the florists get to have a bit of fun.. These beautiful red poppies brought me and the lucky recipient a smile and a happy feel.. I know I said it before, but less is sometimes more… x

Barking mad

As in… we just love our new vessels and designs involving dried pieces of bark, expertly wrapped around cheap glassware, to create some funky vases for our corporate clients and some pretty trendy brides.. And, if you want to try it yourself (DIY wedding being a huge trend this year), here’s what you do: take …

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