Tag Archives: blooms

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...

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,...

it’s all in the details…floral crowns for all!

Yes that’s right…floral crowns for all!! Its a new year full of promise and plans, as well as a host of beautiful bridal-wear trends: floral wedding dresses that look like watercolour paintings; bling-tastic embellished frocks and my favourite, the wedding crop-top! When it comes to florals, trends can move even more quickly. Air plants, succulents and vegetables in...

it’s all in the details…vamp up your venue

Hi from sunny but cold Brooklyn! The sky is a bright blue, I’m enjoying the autumnal rust oranges and mustard yellows of the fallen leaves that line the streets and it’s quite nice to layer on the woolly jumpers. {Check out this quick video from the legendary journalist Bill Cunningham to see how fashionistas across New York are...

it’s all in the details…vessels and vases

It’s been a while! I’m enjoying the last few weeks of sizzling summer heat here in New York, and I’ve definitely found myself walking more slowly and trying to smell the roses, literally. It’s the time of year when we want to bring a little of the outdoors in. There are some wonderfully inventive ideas in two...