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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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My three favourite peonies

Following on from being featured for our peony wedding flowers on the award winning wedding blog ‘Love My Dress’ I thought I would pick out my top three favourite peonies. Peony season doesn’t really start till the beginning of May and it has to be one of my favourite times of year! My husband can…

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Peonies are perfect

This is a spur of the moment blog about peonies, and a delightful way to forget the miserable weather outside, I’ve lit the fire and am very tempted to pour myself a G&T as I begin to tell you all about today! I got home from having coffee with a friend {sneaky day off} and…

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Spring feeling

Feeling Spring like yet? Well I’ve just loaded up the log-fire and made a cuppa, the hound is sleeping beside me and I’m very tempted to wrap myself up in a quilt while I work but I’m resisting the temptation and remaining positive. January can be a hard month to remain positive and encouraged, but…

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