July 31, 2015

Florist Friday : The New Jay Archer Floral Design Flower School

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of attending a Press Day at the new Jay Archer Floral Design Flower School in Hampshire. Just a short drive from Basingstoke, it's based in a lovely old farmhouse surrounded by woodlands. Jay launched the school officially in April and courses will start in S…

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July 30, 2015

‘Dinner Plate’ Peonies…such an amazing peony variety!

When I went to New Covent Garden Flower Market in London on Monday morning, there were lots of peonies still available. But unfortunately their season is shortly coming to an end for us here in the UK. Before they disappear though, I thought you may like to see an amazing variety called 'Dinner Plat…

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July 29, 2015

Wedding Wednesday : On Trend – Floral Arches

Floral arches...oh, I wish they'd been a trend when I got married over a decade ago! If they had been, this stunning design above is the one that I'd have chosen. I love its simplicity with a white and green colour palette, rustic frame and, to top it all off, the hanging candle holders. Not only 'o…

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July 28, 2015

Book now for our next Social Media for Florists workshop – October 20th 2015

We’re so thrilled to be running our fourth Social Media for Florists workshop on October 20th 2015 at Brixton East in London! If you’re a florist and would like to find your focus, build your floral following and grow your business through social media, then please do join us. I've mentioned the…

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July 27, 2015

Florist Robbie Honey’s Debut Scented Candle Collection

I hope you had a lovely weekend. Yesterday afternoon, whilst outside it was teeming with rain, I was very happily ensconced in my office with a cup of tea and florist Robbie Honey's lit new Tuberose candle keeping me company, whilst I compiled today's blog post. Its scent is absolutely stunning! If…

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