It’s that time of year again when we pack up our flowery bags and head for a day out at the beautiful Sefton Hotel for their annual wedding fair. We will be displaying examples of our wedding work and be on hand to chat to future Brides and Grooms and hopefully answer any questions you have about your wedding flowers. I will also be joined … Continue reading Sefton Hotel Wedding Fair – Sunday 3rd March
What do you have planned for Valentine’s Day this year to say ‘I Love You’? Will you go for the traditional red roses or do you prefer something more unique? I am obviously going to suggest a bouquet of flowers from The Flower Studio (go to the supermarket or garage forecourt at your own peril!) but I thought I would give you a little inspiration… … Continue reading Ways To Say I Love You…
As with all fashion led industries, there are different trends each year for weddings, and this includes the flowers. When The Flower Studio first opened in 2009 the vintage trend was kicking off and it was all about shabby chic styling and charity shop finds. This has continued to an extent, especially with a lot of Brides trying to save money by DIY-ing reception flowers in bud … Continue reading Classic Cream Roses and Pearls
A new season has begun and with that comes lots of lovely new arrivals at the Flower Studio Garden Centre. First of all are the delightful David Austin Roses and as well as some favourites from last year, we have some new and exclusive rose varieties such as ‘William and Catherine’, a beautifully scented, white full petalled rose. Another variety that I am looking forward to seeing in bloom … Continue reading Time to Grow!
… 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….
Yep, Monday is when I sit and look through our wedding photos from the weekend and choose which ones to share with you guys. This week is a little tougher than normal as we were involved in 4, yes 4, weddings on Saturday, and again, each one was so different from the next. To start with, I am going to share an elegant, white Champagne themed celebration. … Continue reading It is that time of the week again!
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…