If you read my Chocolate Cosmos blog post last week, you’ll know that I’m a huge fan of this dainty, chocolate scented flower. So, whilst it’s in season, I thought I’d share with you five beautiful bridal bouquets featuring this breath-taking bloom.… Read more
It’s Day Two of British Flowers Week and I’m delighted to share an interview with Florence Kennedy of Petalon, where we chat about her chosen flower, the Orlaya grandiflora. By the way, Florence delivers flowers in London by bicycle, which explains the reason for the theme of her three floral designs!
Your chosen flower for British Flowers Week is Orlaya grandiflora. Could you tell us why you selected it?
It’s a beautiful, delicate looking flower that adds lovely texture and is much hardier than it looks.… Read more
Today, as part of my Florist Friday blog post series, I’m delighted to feature an interview with London-based florist, Sarah Loughrey-Jennings of Hiding in the City Flowers.
Could you tell us what prompted you to become a florist?
To follow the stereotypical pathway of education was something that was laid out for me from an early age as I come from a family that did not have these opportunities when they were younger. I always enjoyed the sciences, so decided to study Pharmacology at university.… Read more
It’s Day 5 of my special blog post series. And today I’m showcasing Valentine’s Day bouquets which feature tulips, starting off with this wonderful design above by Wild at Heart called Romantic Tulip.… Read more
It’s Day 4 of my special blog post series. And today I’m showcasing Valentine’s Day bouquets which feature pink and lilac roses. We’ll begin with pink roses and this beautiful design above by Philippa Craddock called Papplewick.… Read more