Spring is in the air and we love everything about Spring flowers – the bright colours, the sweet scents, the glorious variety to choose from and that you can grow most of them yourself in your garden from bulbs with little effort! Ranunculus originally comes all the way from Central Asia. It travelled through many exotic places before arriving in Europe, where it was given … Continue reading Flowers of the Month – Spring!
February is the month when we make a special effort to celebrate Love – and red roses have become synonymous with romance but what about expressing love to your friends and family? We love using the Language of Flowers in our work at The Flower Studio, and the Alstroemeria is used to symbolise enduring friendship. It’s therefore, the perfect gift to confirm a beautiful friendship. … Continue reading Flower of the Month – February – Alstroemeria
A new year, a new beginning. The tulip is ideal for welcoming in the new year with its brilliant colours and varied appearance. The ever-cheerful tulip comes in white, red, yellow, pink, purple, orange, green or with multicoloured petals. The tulip’s shapes are also a feast for the eye. You can get them with a single or double row of petals, whilst there are also … Continue reading Flower of the Month – January – The Tulip
Would you even call it Summer? The weather has been a bit of a let down so far, but with things set to improve over the next couple of weeks I thought it would be a good time to share a bit of flowery creativeness with you! Summer Garden Workshop: Tuesday 14th August 2012. 7-10pm Create a pretty patch of Summer to admire indoors whatever … Continue reading Summer Workshops
… but don’t limit yourself! At The Flower Studio this Valentine’s Day we have a full rainbow of beautiful roses to choose from… From pure white ‘Avalanche’ roses, to fresh yellow tones of ‘Ilios’, shades of pink, including ‘Sorbet’ & ‘Heidi’ (I couldn’t resist those!) and pretty spray ‘Mimi Eden’. But if you are a traditionalist, we have a selection of red roses, including ‘Red Naomi’, ‘Black … Continue reading Roses are red….
Following on from Berry Beautiful, this is my other choice of Christmas decor. I love the frostiness of blues and silvers and my knees go all wobbly at the sight of iridescent glitter! So here are a few more photos of what’s in the shop… And the exciting news is that our brand new online shop is nearly ready, so if you can’t make it … Continue reading Sparkle & Ice
Three words…. Freeze dried flowers. I have never been a fan of dried flowers, but I have to admit when I saw these at my wholesalers, I was intrigued to say the least! So I ordered a couple of packs of Roses, spray Roses, Rose petals and Stachys leaves, and after a quiet afternoon in the shop yesterday, this is what came of them…. As … Continue reading A new discovery…