Christmas gift ideas

Whew, 2020. What a year it's been. For many of us, clinking the champagne glasses to celebrate the end of this year could not come sooner, but before we can sing Auld Lang Syne at […]

How to make paper flowers

We're obviously big fans of fresh florals but sometimes you want the satisfaction of making something beautiful with your own hands that stands the test of time. That's where paper flowers come in. From tissue […]

6 ways to a greener, more sustainable Christmas

Looking for easy ways to deck the halls sustainably this year? We've got you. Read on for our top 5 tips for a greener Christmas. Jump to a section Shop localChoose a (really) green Christmas […]

Why poppies are symbols of Remembrance Day

Come November, you'll notice that many coats and lapels in the UK are adorned with a vibrant red poppy ready for Remembrance Day. This important calendar event marks the day that World War One ended […]

Our favourite flowering plants for your home

There are so many benefits to filling your home with plants – and the fact they add to the decor is just one of them. These green-leafed beauties can also boost your mood, increase creativity […]

5 beautiful Christmas table decorating ideas

Every wonderful festive feast deserves a proper table setting – think coordinating tableware, a little soft candlelight, and of course fresh Christmas flowers. It makes the food taste even better! So, if you’re in need […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

We recognise the increased uncertainty that Coronavirus (COVID-19) may be causing and would like to offer our reassurances that the health and wellbeing of our employees, florists, you our valued customers and your loved ones […]

Top 10 Winter Flowers

With the heating cranked up and the fluffy socks on regular rotation, you'd be forgiven for thinking winter isn't a time for flowers – but we're here to change all that. Winter flowers are extra […]

5 ways to make the mantle merry this Christmas

On long winter evenings a fireplace can be just the cosy, comforting treat you need. It also offers plenty of decorating opportunities and we think nothing looks quite as lovely as a fresh, festive flower […]

How to care for your Christmas wreath

Is there a merrier sight at Christmas than a front door adorned with a real flower and foliage wreath? We think not! But how do you ensure that yours keeps looking merry and bright right […]

How to make a foliage Christmas wreath

Foliage wreaths are a big trend for Christmas. What makes them one of the season's most coveted accessories? Perhaps it's because they're joyfully long-lasting (you can expect two weeks or more of fabulousness from a […]

What type of friend are you? Take the quiz to find out!

You might have seen we’ve recently revealed the secret to long-lasting friendships – but have you ever wondered where you fit in in your friendship group, officially? Our recipe says you only need five friends […]

13 of the best real flower Christmas wreaths

Decorating your front door with a Christmas wreath is an essential Christmas ritual – on par with open air ice skating and sharpening your elbows for the Boxing Day sales. Need some festive inspiration? Take a […]

Think Pink: Our Favourite Pink Flowers

In this post everything is just peachy, as we run through a lovely list of pink flowers and what they mean. From gentle coral tones to vibrant magentas, there’s pink everywhere in the world of […]

How to recycle your Christmas tree

Spare a thought for your Christmas tree. Once adorned, admired and loved, come 6th January it will be unceremoniously stripped of its decorations and put aside for yet another year. Whether your Christmas tree is […]

How to press flowers

Flowers have the power to transport us back to special celebrations and moments in time. From those milestone birthdays bouquets to first date posies – there are so many reasons why you may be looking […]

How to make a real flower Christmas wreath

Making a real flower Christmas wreath is a fun way to spend a winter’s afternoon. Get the whole squad involved, throw in some mulled wine and you’ll have that festive feeling (not to mention an […]

How to make an eco-friendly Christmas wreath

Want to make this Christmas your most sustainable yet? We’ve got you. In this Christmas tutorial we’ll show you how to make an eco-friendly Christmas wreath that’s as easy-on-the-eye as it is kind-to-the-planet. Not only […]

DIY Pumpkin Flowers for Halloween

Want to take your pumpkin from the so-so to the oh-so-instagrammable? Just add flowers! Pumpkin vases and flower arrangements are trending right now and they're so easy to make - all you need is a […]

Halloween Decorating Ideas

Planning a spooky soirée this Halloween? With these outside-of-the-box decorating ideas, we’ve all the inspiration you need to bring a little grown up glamour to the proceedings. Jump to a section Painted pumpkinsPumpkin vasesTable decor-to-die-forAutumn […]

Testing our recipe for long-lasting friendship

We recently spoke to 2,000 of you lovely lot and discovered that there are some key ingredients needed when it comes to achieving long-lasting friendship. One of the secrets is to have no-more than five […]

Friends Instagram Competition - Terms and Conditions

1. Information on how to enter and the prize(s) form part of these Terms and Conditions. Participation in this promotion is deemed acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. 2. Entry is only open to UK […]

Thank you messages

One of the simplest but most appreciated things you can do is to say thank you. It doesn't matter how grand the gesture, those two words let the other person know that you appreciate them […]

The recipe for long-lasting friendship

With social distancing still “the new norm” (sigh), and many of us unsure of the last time we hugged any of our friends, we’ve carried out some research to discover the recipe for long-lasting friendship […]

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