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October 31, 2017

The Real Flower Company | Growing seasonal garden flowers & foliage

So many people ask me why roses don't have scent anymore. Well, the truth is that some of them do! You just need to know which ones. A company who is hugely passionate about scented roses is The Real Flower Company. I had the pleasure of interviewing the founder and I'm delighted today to feature the r…

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October 26, 2017

Large Urn Workshop with Firenza Flowers & Sarah Winward

I've admired the breath-taking work of Utah based Sarah Winward for several years. And I was very fortunate to meet Sarah in person earlier this year. She was holding a Large Urn Workshop in Yorkshire, in collaboration with Fiona Pickles from Firenza Floral Design. And it'll definitely go down as one…

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October 24, 2017

Book Review of House Plants by Isabelle Palmer

Isn't the houseplant revival wonderful? We're seeing plants used in abundance to style shop interiors, like fashion retailer & Other Stories. Urban Outfitters actually sell houseplants such as succulents and cacti in-store. And Millennials are really taking a shine to adding a botanical touch to th…

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October 19, 2017

Jennifer Pinder 2 Day Portfolio Workshop | August 2017

If you follow my @UnderTheFloralSpell Instagram account, you may have seen some of Kent-based florist Jennifer Pinder's stunning wedding flower creations. Jenny also holds workshops in her Kent studio, in the grounds of her stunning 16th century house and in August, I was delighted to attended a 2 Day…

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October 17, 2017

British Flower Grower | Holme Flowers | North Yorkshire

Earlier this year, I had the pleasure of attending a Large Urn Workshop run by Fiona from Firenza Floral Design and Sarah Winward. The workshop took place at the farm of British flower grower Holme Flowers. The day after the workshop, Fiona very kindly took me back to Holme Flowers to take a look…

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