Swyn and Liam’s, relaxed summer wedding

Since moving from London to Wales a few years back, my work frequently takes me back to the smoke, to Chester and Liverpool. Swyn was my first local bride to work with, living on the Llyn Peninsula and for that reason her wedding was special to me.  Swyn and Liam got married in August, and...

Tori and Will’s, Shropshire Garden Wedding…

I sometimes, shock myself at my tardiness.   Here is their Shropshire garden wedding, from last July, yes 2016.  It is fabulous, and I wonder why I have not shared it sooner. I met Tori & Will at the Most Curious Wedding Fair, in Brick Lane, London.  They told me a little about their wedding...

it’s all in the details…there are no rules

I’m falling hard for a less constrained, more spontaneous blend of blooms and foliage that we are seeing in the wedding world and beyond. The perception of what constitutes a well-arranged design is definitely shifting; according to the Wall Street Journal, florists are even foraging from abandoned parking lots and their friend’s back gardens to create...

Thidar & Ming’s Elegant London Wedding

It’s aways a pleasure to meet with couples who have clear ideas about their wedding day. Thidar and Ming met with me at the elegant Corinthia Hotel in London last spring and we talked about their concepts. The flower styles Thidar and Ming were drawn too invoked nods to Asia, with hundred of orchids, tropical leaves, grasses and clean...

HELLO FROM NORTH WALES

Well, what a year it has been! Things have been a little quiet on the blog front – let’s face it, I’ll never win any social media awards – but in my own life things have been rather hectic since relocating from London to beautiful Criccieth on the North Wales coast. Adjusting to country life,...

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