December 30, 2017

Rose, Thorn, Bud | Reflecting on 2017 & Looking Forward to 2018

Over the Christmas holiday, I read this blog post by Monica at The Elgin Avenue. It references an aptly named technique for the floristry community called Rose, Thorn, Bud! The idea is to decide on the highlight of your day (Rose), what went wrong during your day (Thorn) and what you're looking forw…

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December 10, 2017

Flowerona’s Seventh Birthday!

Today, Flowerona celebrates its 7th birthday! And to mark the occasion, I thought I’d share with you advice I’d have loved to have had at the very start of my flower journey. 1. REALISE THAT YOU CAN'T BE ALL THINGS TO ALL PEOPLE Spend time analysing who your audience is. When I started Flo…

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November 23, 2017

Flowerona for Florists Facebook Group Reaches 4000 Members!

I'm thrilled to announce that the Flowerona for Florists Facebook Group has reached 4,000 members! My aim in setting up the group back in April 2014 was for it to be a floral hub where florists could meet, share ideas and seek advice - whether that's flower identification or seasonal availability, w…

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October 10, 2017

Sharing a few things that have made me into who I am today…

Today, it’s my birthday. So I thought I’d share with you a few things that have made me into who I am, one for each year that I’ve been on Planet Earth… I was born in a 200 year old cottage in rural Devon, on a small farm in a hamlet called Worston, two miles from the nearest village o…

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February 12, 2017

Valentine’s Day Bouquets 2017 | flowerona TV

With Valentine's Day taking place on Tuesday, in this week's video I share over 30 beautiful designs created by UK florists for this very special day. You'll see not only traditional red rose bouquets, but also alternative red flowers, pastel and bright blooms, plus even an all-foliage design. Do le…

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