Summer Weddings …

Summer Weddings …

Summer Weddings …

February 29th, 2016 by Caroline

On a cold but sunny February morning, when the garden is just beginning to wake up to the thought of Spring and the ‘to-do’ list includes tending the roses ready for the year ahead, my thoughts drift back to last Summer and a wedding where roses were celebrated in their prime.   Arabella and Adam were […]

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The New Year in Flowers …Part 3 Pretty in Pink

The New Year in Flowers …Part 3 Pretty in Pink

February 17th, 2016 by Caroline

For the final post in this series illustrating flowers from my recent photoshoot with Emma Davies (emmadaviesphotography.com), I’ve included the remaining images of my winter/spring arrangements in The Long Barn, Newton Valence.   This time the colour palette included red, pink and white – a combination that can look quite stark and hard.  I tried […]

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December Wedding …

December Wedding …

January 29th, 2016 by Caroline

Winter weddings are special and can be the most rewarding of any in the year in terms of character, floral ingredients and dressing.  They also test the skill of a florist in ways that others don’t seem to!  The flower markets pretty much shut down between Christmas and New Year and flowers are limited.  It […]

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A Church Wedding … behind the scenes!

A Church Wedding … behind the scenes!

May 27th, 2015 by Caroline

This Journal post illustrates, through a series of images, the journey from the freshly delivered market flowers to the final installation at a recent Church wedding.  It was a fairly small-scale installation compared to some but the photographs show some of the behind-the-scenes processes that result in a beautifully dressed venue!  The Church was the […]

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Georgie and Oli’s Winter Wedding

Georgie and Oli’s Winter Wedding

January 20th, 2015 by Caroline

It was an absolute honour and pleasure to be involved with Georgie and Oli’s Wedding at the beginning of December.  They got married in one of our beautiful local churches and had their reception at the amazing Long Barn in our village. Georgie was an absolute star to work with as she named a few […]

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