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Christmas Special

We are very excited to be offering Christmas Workshops where you learn how to make your very own wreath. All the materials will be provided and we will be on hand to give you guidance! Now a lot of people see the wreaths that we make and say ‘my gosh I could never make something…

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Seasonal Delights

Well, its been a rather varied weekend. Weather wise and all :)….looking back through the photos taken, I thought I would just download a whole lot and let you the viewer enjoy!! These amaryllis are quite frankly sensational, they are currently being enjoyed by customers at Hartley Farm shop (aren’t we nice) These will be…

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Autumn leaves

Now as the title may suggest we are going nostalgic, oh yes we are. I don’t know about where you live but the Autumn colours this year are quite frankly gorgeous!!! As I drive to work along the country lanes I can’t help but see the season in all its glory.But as the photo suggests…

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A further top five

Well, now I dispelled all the rubbish about helping cut flowers survive in your home, I move onto plants! To be honest this is a slightly amusing topic for me to touch on as those who know me know that plants really don’t survive that long in my house! But fret not before you fall…

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Treats all around

I brought some rather gorgeous ‘largo’ parrot tulips home this weekend from work and it got me thinking how often I take flowers to friends and watch them plonk them in a vase or pop them in the sink till they get round to sorting them out. So my thought was to create a helpful…

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Treats all around

It’s been a rather nice week so far…people have been phoning with requests such as ‘well, my friends feeling down and I would love to send a little treat to cheer her up’. That was the yummy sunflowers to the right. Or ‘I just wanted to send a thank you present to my friend, can…

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Sunday Musings

Well, its been a funny week. Both of us sleeping lots and trying to cut down on the latte intake. But the van is cleaned out and the workshop almost back to normal. For those not in the know, we had a stand at the National Wedding Show (NEC) last weekend. Looking back it all…

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Home again

Now I know in my zest for all things floral/wedding, said I would be blogging every night after the Wedding Show – quite frankly impossible. I barely had enough energy to eat a plateful full of food then collapse into bed, but all in all we had a fabulous time!!! We talked to loooadds of…

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plans afoot

Well…huge apologies for no blog this weekend gone!! Due to the fact that Young Blooms is off to the National Wedding Show this weekend at the NEC in Birmingham! Thoroughly exciting, but with a list as long as my arm, its busy busy time. So if your going to the show we look forward to…

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Chic & Unique

Chic & Unique has been the phrase of the day in all things Young Blooms. Sounds like it should be the title of a Madonna song!! Well yet again the weather has held for the lucky bride, we were back in the yummy Wicke barn & this time it was elegant, cool & chic!! And…

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