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August 31, 2013

The new issue of The Quintessential Magazine celebrates all things floral…

I've been taking some time off this week, so there isn't a Flowerona Reflects blog post today. In its place, I'd like to share some floral weekend reading with you... Recently, I heard about The Quintessential Magazine on florist Nikki Tibbles of Wild at Heart's blog.  It's a free online Australia…

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August 30, 2013

Florist Friday: Interview with Kally Ellis of McQueens

Today, it's Florist Friday and I'm thrilled to feature an interview with florist Kally Ellis of McQueens. You may remember that I attended a day at her Flower School earlier this year. Could you tell us what prompted you to become a florist? I was working in the marketing department of a Fren…

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August 29, 2013

Beautiful floral-inspired carved 3D books by Kerry Miller

I have Rachel from the Tallulah Rose Flower School to thank for tipping me off about artist Kerry Miller's beautiful floral-inspired carved 3D books. Rachel shared one of Frankie magazine's Facebook pages where they featured Kerry's works of art. Based in Oxfordshire, Kerry sources old, discarded bo…

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August 28, 2013

Top 10 Wedding Flowers Blog Posts on Flowerona

It's Wedding Wednesday and today I thought I'd share with you, the top 10 wedding flowers blog posts on Flowerona, since I started writing in December 2010. It will probably not surprise you that blog posts featuring the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Moss and Zara Phillips were very popular! 1. Ka…

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August 27, 2013

Book Review of Flowers & Imagination by Gillian & Alan Wheeler

I was delighted to recently receive a review copy of 'Flowers & Imagination', a new book by Gillian and Alan Wheeler. You may recognise Gillian's name as she is the Principal and Founder of the Covent Garden Academy of Flowers in London.  And I've attended and featured their floristry classes o…

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