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A perfect wedding

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There are some weddings that you do that are just perfect! As we were creating the bouquets and table-centres for this wedding at Priston Mill I was wondering why liked this wedding so much and realised that it was everything about the Brides choice of flowers that made it fabulous. The wintry texture suited the…

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Wedding awards

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It might have and still be horrendous wintery weather this week, but who cares as the shortlists for the Wedding industry awards were announced and we have been short-listed for the South West region! So chuffed and proud of all the Brides and Grooms that voted for us. Through the Summer season you can go…

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British flower celebration part two

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I wanted to carry on the celebration of British flowers and look at some of the table-centres we have created using flowers from the Not So Secret Garden. This design above used cosmos, zinnia and dahlia from the garden with some vintage style hydrangea. It’s a taller arrangement as you’ll see from the photo below,…

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British flower celebration

Over the last couple of months we have been able to use our own flowers grown in the Not So Secret Garden for five weddings! It’s been a lovely learning curve, managing the preparation before the weddings. Making sure that flowers were cut on time, that the right amounts of certain types were going to be…

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British Flowers Week

It’s official, British Flowers Week is here. Created three years ago by New Covent flower market, it’s a fantastic week of events, talks, workshops, pop up shops and much more celebrating all that British flowers have to offer. Here at Young Blooms we are doing our bit to help celebrate all things British and floral, having…

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Wedding fever

We are now diving head first into wedding season! The variety of colour and choice of flowers has all been fabulous! From this vibrant bouquet of yellow and blue, to the lovely soft greens & pale pinks below! Photo by DC photography

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Anniversaries

I realised late last night that it was the day before our Wedding Anniversary! My Husband and I have been married now for eight years, we got married on the 6th May 2007 if my maths is correct! We are fairly rubbish at remembering our anniversary! As you can see we look delightfully young, dazed…

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Yellow spring wedding

I shared this Priston Mill wedding about a month ago on our facebook page and have to say the Brides bouquet was certainly a favourite of mine! The lovely photographers from Big Bouquet photography also shared with us their pictures of the day! This is certainly not a soft and rustic look, the colour says…

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Chapel designers ~ London 2015

Your’ll have seen from our facebook page that I’ve been at Chapel Designers London 2015! I genuinely had no idea what to expect, but have had three of the most humbling, intense and unique days. It’s an event that is designed to inspire, encourage and support florists to keep developing themselves and it certainly did…

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A very romantic wedding

I meant to share this wedding over Valentines as it was so fabulously romantic but time has flown and Easter is just round the corner. I thought it was only right and proper that I share this beautifully romantic wedding we helped create at Orchardleigh late last year. Lindsay contacted me early in 2014 to…

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