POP UP SHOP in Criccieth

We are delighted to announce that Jo at Firain and I, are opening our very first pop-up shop in our hometown of Criccieth! Between Friday August 30th and Monday September 2nd, we will become #independentshopkeepers, sharing some beautiful flowers, plants, floral design tips, gifts, homeware and locally roasted coffee. The shop itself is a summer project. Criccieth...

Flower Crown Workshops, Plas Mawr, Conwy

We are delighted to being working with Cadw Cymru and hosting two evening flower crown workshops in North Wales on the 13th and 27th June 2020. The workshops will be held at Plas Mawr, a town house in the heart of historic Conwy. In years gone by, seasonal flowers and foliage would have been used...

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...

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