Best Mother’s Day Flowers

by Charlotte.Barnes on February 19, 2013

Mother's Day FlowersMother’s Day is a time for showing your appreciation and gratitude to someone special in your life. Whether it is your mum, grandmother, sister, friend or neighbour, March 10th is a day to let them know how grateful you are for everything they do.

A beautiful bouquet or arrangement of their favourite flowers is a personal and thoughtful way to express your feeling so we’ve gathered a list of our top Mothers Day flowers to give you some inspiration for your gift. Read more >>

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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts

by Charlotte.Barnes on February 11, 2013

Last Minute Valentine's Day giftsWith our best intentions at heart, we always say we are going to plan our Valentine’s Day gifts in advance and save ourselves that last minute panic. But somehow, every year, there are many of us who end up with some frantic shopping to do and few options to choose from.

To save you the stress of finding that perfect romantic gift in a hurry, we have put together a list of the top last minute Valentine’s Day gifts available, to make sure you don’t end up with a very disappointed loved one when February 14th comes around. Read more >>

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Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him

by Charlotte.Barnes on February 7, 2013

Valentines Day gifts for himValentine’s Day isn’t just about treating the fairer sex to a special gift – it is also about showing the man in your life how amazing he is and just how much you care. Here you will find our top Valentine’s Day gifts for him that are sure to put a big smile on his face this February 14th. Read more >>

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How to Care for Cut Roses

by Charlotte.Barnes on February 5, 2013

Red rosesValentine’s Day is a time for romantic gestures and thoughtful surprises, and there are many people out there who consider a bouquet of fresh red roses to be the ultimate symbol of love and affection. If you are one of the lucky ones this year and have been gifted with a beautiful bouquet of these stunning flowers, you will want to make sure they last as long as possible.

In order to help you keep your flowers looking their best, here is a simple guide to keeping your roses looking beautiful. Follow these helpful hints and tips and you can enjoy your wonderful Valentine’s Day roses for longer. Read more >>

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Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her

by Charlotte.Barnes on February 1, 2013

Valentine's Day gifts for herValentine’s Day is a celebration of love and romance and is the perfect time to treat the special lady in your life to a gift that shows her how much you truly care. From beautiful bouquets of flowers to amazing gift experiences that you can share, here are our top Valentine’s Day gifts for her. Read more >>

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Top 10 Valentine’s Day Gifts

by Charlotte.Barnes on January 30, 2013

Valentines Day GiftsThe most romantic day of the year is fast approaching and with it comes the quest to find that perfect gift for your special someone. Whether you are looking for something sweet and romantic, original and trendy or distinctively unique – here’s our guide the top 10 Valentine’s Day gifts for 2013. Read more >>

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The Language of Flowers

by Charlotte.Barnes on January 28, 2013

The Turks in the 17th century seemed to develop flower meanings, as a way for the concubine women who could not read or write to communicate with each other.

During the Victorian era, the meaning and language of flowers became increasingly well-known. In a time when expressing such deep or affection emotions was not considered ‘proper’ behaviour, the notion of using flowers to communicate became very popular. Victorian women especially picked up the silent language that allowed them to communicate feelings and meanings that the strict propriety of the era would not allow. Read more >>

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Buying Flowers

by Charlotte.Barnes on January 23, 2013

Choosing the perfect flowers can seem like a nightmare situation for many men (and women) out there – a minefield of styles, colours, scents, sizes and budgets that just seem to dazzle and confuse us. But help is at hand – we’ve put together a simple guide to lead you through the floral maze and bring you out the other side with the perfect bouquet for your special someone.

And remember, the golden rule for all these suggestions is this: find out your loved one’s favourite flower and you can’t go wrong! Read more >>

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Top 10 Grandparents’ Day Gifts

by Charlotte.Barnes on September 26, 2012

From telling us funny stories to teaching us new things, our grandparents enrich our lives in so many ways. This year, why not say thank you for all they do by treating your gran and granddad to a thoughtful gift for Grandparents’ Day?

This guide to our favourite Grandparents’ Day gifts offers many wonderful ways to show your appreciation. Read more >>

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2nd Wedding Anniversary Gifts

by Charlotte.Barnes on August 6, 2012

Silver heartsThe second wedding anniversary gift is traditionally cotton, inspiring many gifts given for the happy couple’s home. From cushions and personalised gifts to games and nights out, we’ve put together our list of the best cotton and flower inspired gifts for you to treat your Mr or Mrs to. Read more >>

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