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How to Take Down Your Christmas Wreath

Your wreath has been the envy of all your neighbours for the festive season but all good things come to an end and it's finally time to take it down. The good news is, if you bought a wreath or wreath making kit from me (you've got great taste, big thanks!) it's...

close up of bird real Christmas wreath iris co

Caring for and Watering your Christmas Wreath

So you've made or bought your gorgeous Christmas wreath and you're wondering how to keep it looking fresh and gorgeous for the rest of the season? Well the good news is, you won't need to do too much. The types of foliage we use in wreaths is super hardy and will...

luxury real christmas wreath hanging on door

Protected: How to Decorate Your Seasonal Wreath

First things first, grab your pile of gorgeous seasonal greenery and your wreath base. As we only had a short time in the session, I've done the first part for you! This is just adding moss to a wire frame and then binding bundles of spruce onto the wreath. What...

HOW TO HANG A CHRISTMAS WREATH

So you've made your beautiful festive wreath or bought one from your fabulous local florist but now you're stumped as to how to hang it on your door? That's OK, I've got some top tips for you in this blog post! If you're still looking for the dream one, head over...

What you need to know when planning your wedding stationery

So, you’ve booked the perfect venue, you’ve bagged the florist of your dreams and maybe found the planner to complete the picture; now it’s time to think about your wedding stationery. Setting the scene Wedding planning is one of life’s great challenges. How are...

modern letterpress stationery with disco ball theme

What Can I Do With My Flowers After My Wedding?

Your wedding flowers will be a big part of your day. You hold them as you walk down the aisle, you may get married surrounded by them and they will decorate your venue to make it look more beautiful than you even imagined. The big question on many couples minds...

Elegant Boho Wedding Flower Inspiration

As Alanis once sang, rain on your wedding day is pretty ironic, and on the morning of this beautiful shoot, it poured. We all put a lot of time and money into our photoshoots and a gloomy day or a grey looking forecast can sometimes make us feel the same. As you...

Elegant Wedding Flowers in Stunning Vineyard Photoshoot

Our blog is where I journal about the shoots and weddings I design wedding flowers for and I am always totally honest with my behind the scenes info about each event. So this one was *deep breath* my first ever shoot! Even though I've taken part in many since and...

Modern mid century wedding flowers with pampas grass cloud

When Laura came to me with her original concept of a modern twist on 1970’s style, I was very excited to be part of the collaboration. Since I was very little and staying with my wonderful grandparents, I loved the bold wallpapers and unique carpets they had in...

5 Top Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Flowers

Choosing your wedding flowers is a challenging but exciting part of your wedding preparation.  There’s lots to consider but this guide will break down the top 5 things to think about when you’re designing your wedding flowers. The Venue It’s really important...

Finding and Working with Your Wedding Florist

Finding a wedding Florist can be a challenge so I've written a blog post all about how to find a wedding Florist. I've also outlined how to get the most from your Florist and what to expect through the process. First things first, you’ve got to decide if you want...