10 flowers peony fans will also love

The illusive peony. It's here for a good time, not a long time (sigh!). If you can't wait until spring to get your flower fix here are ten of our favourite flowers that look like […]

15 surprising facts about peonies

Peonies. Stylish, romantic and just a little bit sassy they’re a floral showstopper. Plus they’re the most fashionable flowers around – the hashtag #peonies has over 2.8 million posts on Instagram! But what’s beyond all those […]

How to make peonies last longer

Peonies. We just can't get enough of them. They’re somehow dreamy and dramatic at the same time. These illustrious stems have only a short vase life - typically around 5 days - so you'll want […]

8 simple things you can do to help our planet right now

The 22nd of April is Earth Day, a day we reflect on our amazing planet, and take action to protect it. Earth looks after us – and we need to look after it. With climate […]

Introducing Mood Blooms

Flowers have been used for centuries to help people show their emotions so when our product development team began planning our latest launch, they got to thinking – how could we make showing your feelings with […]

One year on from lockdown

One year ago life in the UK as we know it was officially turned upside down. The government issued instructions telling us to stay at home. Lockdown began. In that moment the reality of a […]

Preserving Mother’s Day Flowers

Not much beats a fresh Mother’s Day bouquet – beautiful blooms are a wonderful way to show mum how much you appreciate her. But fresh flowers can’t last forever… or can they? In fact, fabulous […]

Vicky Pattison on loneliness

Our world might be better connected than ever but so many of us still feel lonely. Add in a global pandemic which keeps us apart, and it’s no wonder feelings of isolation are reaching new […]

Breaking the silence on loneliness

Our world is full of ways for us to keep in touch – from our phones to Facebook, it seems like human contact is just a tap or click away. But is all this tech […]

How to spot loneliness and what to do about it

It's easy to imagine that loneliness is only an issue that affects the very old. But the truth is loneliness can strike anyone, at any time. And whilst this year has been tough on us […]

Floristry Focus: Steve Betts on Spring Flowers

Spring is here (if only the weather would get the memo!) and brings with it the promise of lighter evenings, sunnier days and some of our favourite stems. Think golden narcissi, tulips that continue to […]

7 Easter decorating ideas for flower lovers

Making our homes a lovely place to be has become very, very important since the pandemic and with another celebration at home coming up (aka Easter), it’s time to get decorating again.  Luckily we have […]

The best Easter flowers

Easter is a celebration of rebirth and renewal, and we don’t just mean the endless renewal of chocolate. In Christianity, Easter marks the return of Jesus; it’s a time for new beginnings. And that applies […]

How to create an Easter tablescape

Tablescaping – it’s a thing. Think dressing a table, or setting a table, or laying a table, taken to whole new extravagant (and insta-worthy) levels. It’s an interior design trend we can really get behind […]

How to make fondant flowers

Lockdown has given us more time than ever to experiment in the kitchen, from whipping up homecooked meals because your fave restaurant is closed or you have more time because you don't have a commute, […]

Doorstep moments for incredible women

The humble doorstep. It's become quite the place during the pandemic, hasn't it? It's the place where we can snatch catch ups at a safe distance, where we clap, where we connect. So when we […]

Floristry Focus: Mother's Day Blooms

Any chance we get to spend a little time with our florists is a real treat so we were very happy to chat with Janet Boast, from Going Dutch in Nelson, Lancashire to talk about […]

Empower flowers - gender inequality bouquets highlight shocking statistics

Every year International Women’s Day offers up the chance to celebrate wonderful women everywhere – to thank them, recognise them and appreciate them. But International Women's Day was a day forged from struggle, so it […]

DIY Mother's Day Gifts

Mum's are the superheroes of the world. The late-night feeders, the knee patcher uppers, the secret keepers and the one person you know you can turn to, no matter what. That's why we're all about […]

The Best Flowers for Mother's Day

You might know that our florists choose only the freshest flowers to go in each bouquet, but did you know they also pay attention to the symbolism of each bloom? Every flower comes with its […]

Our Top 10 Green Flowers

What do you think of when it comes to the colour green? New life. Health. That bag of spinach in the fridge that's calling out your name every time you open the door but you […]

12 inspirational women of today

For International Women’s Day we’ve been reflecting on all the amazing women we know, from the scientists helping us fight the coronavirus pandemic to those campaigning for girls' rights.   We thought we’d share a few […]

28 empowering quotes about women, by women

In celebration of International Women’s Day we’ve been reading all sorts of brilliant words by brilliant women, here are just a few of our favourite empowering quotes. If you find a favourite amongst our list: […]

All about International Women’s Day

Every year there is a day dedicated to celebrating women across the globe and recognising the challenges they face in the modern world. It’s called International Women’s Day. But how did it start? Who celebrates […]

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