Lots of reasons to celebrate!

I wrote last month about the anniversary of getting the keys for the shop and how we can celebrate anniversaries with flowers, well I have another anniversary this month – the day I opened the doors to my customers – 25th October 2020.  People may have...

Come rain or shine

The weather has been very changeable lately, boiling hot one minute and then torrential rain another. Come rain or shine this lady always has her umbrella with her. With her birthday on the horizon, her lovely friend surprised her with this beauty. The girls, I say...

Weddings are back!

Corsage Bouquet Top Table Flowers Top Table Flowers Guest Bouquet Guest Bouquet Guest Bouquets Boxed and ready to go Wow, it’s been busy in the last month or so and only now just getting time to write the article for July! Being busy is always a good thing of...

Flower Crowns for Newborns

I was asked to make some ‘newborn’ sized flower crowns.  What colours for a newborn baby? Blue for a boy, pink for a girl is conventional – or maybe yellow?  The size was a bit of a guess, baby’s heads come in all shapes and sizes, don’t...

“I know it’s you who can do it.”

I took a call – ‘Hi is that Sasha? – I need a bouquet.  I’ve been everywhere and I found you and I know you can do it.’ “Ok …” I said cautiously, “what is it you need?” “Have you got roses in your shop?” “Yes.”...

It started with an egg

Often it is a major event in our life that can change the course of our life. For me, it started it an egg. The egg wasn’t the major event but part of it and it had a major impact.  I had lost my Dad and after the funeral, I didn’t want to see the beautiful flowers...