Christmas 2020 will, I’m sure, be remembered for a very long time. The Christmas that was impacted by COVID-19 and its consequences. Fortunately, before the government put London into Tier 4, I managed to visit florist Zita Elze’s beautiful shop in Kew. And today, I’m featuring Part 2 of my blog post series. It features Zita’s designs in a traditional red and green colour palette. Enjoy!… Read more
As Christmas 2019 rapidly approaches, I’m delighted to share with you today Part 2 of my visit to florist Zita Elze’s flower shop in Kew, London. Thank you for all your comments on Instagram and Facebook about last week’s blog post.
If you’re in the Kew area, I highly recommend visiting the shop, which is just a stone’s throw from Kew Gardens underground station. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy looking through these images of Zita’s exquisite floral designs…… Read more
Thank you so much for all your lovely feedback about Part 1 of my visit to Zita Elze‘s florist shop in Kew, London. It’s now time for Part 2…
Look out for stunning styling, carnations and lisianthus arranged so beautifully, breath-taking wreath designs, bulbs in abundance and even mini burgundy pomegranates!… Read more
On Tuesday, I was thrilled to take my very first look around the brand new Flower Market at New Covent Garden Market on Nine Elms Lane in Vauxhall, London. (You may have seen the photos and videos in my Instagram Story?)
Well, I was completely and utterly blown away! What an absolutely incredible space has been built to house the flower, foliage, plant and sundry wholesalers, plus several florist workshops. The new market is light, bright, modern and airy with a double-height ceiling in the centre of the building.… Read more
Utterly magical…is how I would describe florist Zita Elze’s shop in Kew, London. It’s such a wonderful place to visit at any time of the year, but particularly so at Christmas! And today, I’m thrilled to feature some beautiful photos of both inside and outside this very special place. I asked Zita to share her inspiration for this year’s festive designs :… Read more