Planning a wedding in the winter? We’re here to help! Here are three beautiful weddings we put together this season for three beautiful brides! All three ladies found different ways to bring the magic of winter into their special day: This bride opted for a striking black and white palette for the banquet hall. To complete the look of timeless… Read more →
For me, winter really sets in in January when the holidays are over, it’s dark and cold. The Finns even have a word for the feeling you get when the sun never seems to come up – kaamos. I’m lucky that my job is a flower store, full of life, colour and fragrance. But, I know how difficult it can… Read more →
I am often asked about long-lasting flowers that are a bit different from the usual. For you, discerning customers, here is a snapshot of the hardy flowers I had in the cooler this week. All these are not only visually stunning, they will last and last!
Decorating with house plants not only brings life, beauty, and clean air into your room – it’s also good feng shui. Read this interesting article in Style At Home for the ancient Chinese perspective on your potted friends!
It’s almost the end of the year and the perfect time to say thanks to all of you. You have supported the store, brought your ideas and enthusiasm, and allowed my flowers to be a part of some of the most important moments of your lives! It’s been a wonderful year! Wishing you health, happiness, and lots of love in… Read more →
New Year’s Eve Décor Ideas: Classy, Sophisticated, Glamorous We love Christmas for being a little (or a lot) over-the-top. But when it comes to planning the New Year’s party, I like to turn to a more understated, classy look. Here are some tips for styling a sophisticated gathering with a touch of glamour: 1. Simplicity. Look for simple,… Read more →
I love the warm and inviting look of the traditional Christmas centrepiece, but with so many dinners to host and attend, you need a touch of “je ne sais quoi” in your flowers. Here are some ideas I’ve come up with to make your table a little different. Click on the image if you’d like to know more. Wispy evergreens… Read more →
An excellent photo gallery from Style at Home. I loved how the flowers and containers fit into the overall mood of the rooms. All the photos are very inspiring, but I thought this one had a special holiday feel. See the full gallery here.
I love the clean, fresh look of Scandinavian styling and this UK-based blog has some great ideas on how to bring that look to the festive table. Natural materials, red accents, birch, and plenty of white. Read the article here »
It’s always exciting to bring out the holiday decorations! And I am lucky to be able to decorate not only my home, but this flower shop too! I’ve sprinkled festive touches all around and here are some favourites that I’ll be sharing with you this season: An interesting display idea for your favourite Christmas decorations – drop them into a… Read more →