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November 30, 2012

Interview with florist Gemma Bain of Planet Flowers

For some while now, I've enjoyed reading the regularly updated blog written by Edinburgh-based, Planet Flowers. So, I'm delighted today to feature an interview with florist Gemma Bain, together with images of their stunning floral designs... Could you tell us what prompted you to become a florist?…

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November 29, 2012

Beautiful new Christmas collection from Jane Packer Delivered

I hope you enjoyed reading my blog post earlier today featuring the Jane Packer shop in London. As promised, here's a look at their beautiful new Christmas collection which includes bouquets, table arrangements and wreaths...all with quirky festive names! I love the stunning Eggnog bouquet above..…

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November 29, 2012

Christmas has arrived in style at the Jane Packer shop in London…

Earlier this month, I visited Jane Packer in New Cavendish Street in London to attend two floristry courses (which I'll be blogging about shortly). Whilst I was there, I couldn't resist taking photographs of their stunning Christmas window display and also inside their shop... I absolutely LOVED t…

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November 28, 2012

The Great Gatsby : The next new trend for weddings?

Vintage-inspired weddings have been a very popular trend over the last few years. But having spoken to florists and from reading wedding blogs, it's become apparent that a new trend seems to be emerging...weddings inspired by the novel, The Great Gatsby. The Book If (like me!) you're not 100% f…

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November 27, 2012

Poinsettia Christmas table design by The Urban Flower Firm – Contemporary Christmas

Today’s blog post features the last Poinsettia Christmas table design from the recent International Poinsettia Press Party which I attended. And it’s the turn of florist, The Urban Flower Firm, also known as 'tuff'.  The company is run by Mark Upton and Charlotte Denton, and they're based in Eas…

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