Mother’s Day – A History

Every year Mother’s Day comes along, a day to celebrate mums all around the UK. But why do we mark the day? And why does the date change in the UK each year? Mothering Sunday History Mothering Sunday falls on the fourth Sunday of Lent – exactly 3 weeks before Easter Day. It was a […]

5 reasons to send Flowers in February.

Why you should be sending flowers in the month of February – ‘Celebrate the seasonal blooms’ – With all the excitement of Christmas and New Year, now a distant memory not to mention the dreaded January blues, why not take the opportunity to send flowers this February. Nothing is more satisfying that seeing the emergence […]

How to decorate your house with Christmas Arrangements

Decorating your house with Christmas arrangements The end of the year is coming close, and the days are short. This can mean only 1 thing: It is time to make your house extra cosy with Christmas decorations! Besides traditional decorations like Christmas trees, garlands and the nativity scene, Christmas arrangements are also a popular way […]

Orchid DIY Christmas decoration

It’s never too early to think about next Christmas table decoration. We know that Christmas Holidays is a busy period and we have planned an early Christmas workshop. The idea of this DIY Christmas decoration is to create a unique & sparkling case to welcome lovely orchids. Vanda, phalaenopsis and cymbidium are among the favourite […]

Christmas Cactus

A Christmas cactus is a succulent gift idea!

If you look for a nice gift to someone special, we recommend this lovely seasonal plant, the Schlumbergera. You probably know both the amaryllis and poinsettia, the favourite Christmas flowers. But let give it a chance to the schlumbergera. Ok this is quite difficult to pronounce, that’s true! But when you know that it’s commonly […]

Christmas Card

Are Christmas Cards out of fashion?

Christmas is around the corner with its traditions, surprise and magic atmosphere. Among all of them, Christmas cards used to send greetings to people who count for you, friends, relatives, colleagues, customers to convey all kind of feelings related to Christmas season. Christmas cards are usually exchanged the weeks before Christmas. They are not only […]

Christmas Jumper Day

When is Christmas Jumper Day?

A new tradition for Christmas is the introduction of ‘ugly Christmas Jumpers’ which are now turning into a fashion trend. Every year the designs become even wilder and some turning to the news for inspiration. Christmas Jumpers are now used to raise money for charity, with most offices, schools and workplaces using a specific day […]

What is your birthday flower?

Like birthstones, each month has also a flower to choose from that can be connected to the season, colour or atmosphere.  This is not something really new as the Romans already had the tradition centuries ago to offer a specific flower according to the month of birth. In case you don’t have any idea when […]

Wedding Flowers for any Season or Style

Wedding Flowers for any Season or Style

Flowers are one of the most important parts of the wedding day, tying in the whole occasion and making the venue look beautiful.  Each wedding flowers arrangement should be tailor made to every wedding, so that it reflects the season and the style of the occasion.  However, it can be hard to know where to […]

Here are some interesting facts about this years Olympic Games.

This year is an Olympic year and all the best athletes from around the world will descend on the carnival capital of the world, Rio de Janeiro. This year it marks the 31st Olympic Games and it travels to an incredibly vibrant and diverse culture. With the iconic Copacabana beach and one of the 7 […]