Royal Wedding Weekend at Charlotte Ware Designs

Charlotte Ware Designs

What a weekend it has been! A few months ago the lovely Charlotte from Charlotte Ware Designs found my floral designs on Instagram and invited me to take part in her Royal Wedding weekend extravaganza. What an incredible privilege! Charlotte has created the most incredible space for brides to get all their needs under one […]

Mother’s Day Gift Workshops – Quality time spent with Mum

Mother's Day

The weather really did try to scupper my plans, with 2 and half inches of snow falling early on the Saturday morning. We had had something like a 10 degree drop in temperature overnight, going from gorgeous warm sunshine to soft floaty snowflakes in less than 24 hours! When I planned the workshops, I never […]

2018 Wedding Floral Trends – What can we expect in the year ahead?

Hanging Hoop

Now that we are firmly into the New Year, I thought I would share with you what I think the big floral trends of 2018 will be. There are no real surprises, but plenty to be excited about and so much to let my imagination run wild… Ultraviolet 2017 was the year of greenery and […]

Christmas Wreath Workshops

At the end of November 13 very lovely people came to my Studio to make their own Christmas door wreaths. I had done the grotty bit for them by mossing the wreath rings. It’s a mucky, often insect filled job and definitely not good on the nails!   The Studio smelt wonderfully like Christmas, with […]

Wedding mood boards – Do you need one?

Mood board for a wedding

Mood boards are an absolutely fantastic tool when designing anything, not least planning a wedding! I use mood boards all the time to collect together my ideas for floral designs before actually setting out to make them. It might seem a little daunting at first and some people may think it’s a waste of time, […]

Christmas Wreath Workshop

Come and join in the festive fun! I know, I know its only October, but Christmas will come around very quickly and I know how fast everyone gets booked up! Here is another date for your diary… Create a luxurious Christmas wreath using the finest seasonal materials with my step-by-step workshop. I will demonstrate how […]

Flowers for an Early Autumn Bride

Autumn is a wonderful time of year, as the world around us changes colour. I love watching the leaves turn a stunning mix of yellow, orange, red, gold and brown. September and October also bring us some truly incredible seasonal flowers in these gorgeous rich hues and here I have given you a glimpse of […]