Category : Blog

10 Oct 2016

Poodles at Square Meal!

It has been nearly a month! It has been nearly a month since Square Meal Venues + Events Live! ( Official site ) Did you manage to make it down to Old Billingsgate to check out our poodles? It was a wonderful show this year with lots of people to meet. Thanks to all that came to see us, we met some fabulous people who we hope to be working with in the future! Our stand was quite hard to miss…  […]

25 Aug 2016

Autumn is coming…

Being a natural night owl Being a natural night owl I often marvel at my ability to awaken at the break of dawn. I have to say the summer makes it a helluva lot easier than the pitch black freezing welcome of a winter morn, but between you and me, even then it’s pretty hard.And, guess what, winters not actually that far away. Even now as we are living through the last of the summer heat wave I have noticed it’s […]

13 Aug 2016

Location – Finding the perfect wedding venue

[Entrance at the new Courthouse Hotel, Shoreditch] Find your prefect wedding venue! With Brides the Show under just two months away we are working like bumblebees to get everything ready in time! After last year’s Poodle success (we won the Editor’s Bronze Design award 2015…) we are under pressure to come back bigger and better wedding ideas! This year we think we have it covered and alongside the flowers we have concentrated on highlighting our skills in the wedding and […]

05 Aug 2016

‘I must have flowers, always!’ (Claude Monet)

Claude Monet Claude Monet, arguably one of the greatest painters of gardens of all time. Once said that he owed his paintings to flowers… Often the inspiration for artists and given as tokens of love or success. Flowers naturally lift the spirits and calm the soul. This is why having flowers in your workplace. Be it an office in a basement or a bright and airy loft conversion, a small cafe on Brick Lane or a chain of busy high-end […]

27 Jul 2016

Choosing your wedding flowers!

Organising a wedding takes time and flowers You need to set a date, find your venue, choose your dress, order your flowers, write the guest list, plan (and sample) your food + drink, organise the entertainment, choose your bridesmaids, buy your shoes, sample your hair dresser and make up artist, discuss the speeches… I could go on. And on! Luckily it ultimately leads to one of the best days of your life so is all worth it! All of the […]

13 Jul 2016

Foraging for gin – a florists dream day out!

Joining a foraging trip Last week I had the honour of joining a foraging trip for Irish craft distillery Glendalough. For anyone with a remote interest in botannicals, the countryside, Ireland or alcohol this would be a dream day out – add the fact that I am a florist (who loves gin) and I can honestly say this was an unforgettable experience. Glendalough distillery The Glendalough distillery are relocating to the Glendalough estate located about an hours drive out of […]

05 Jul 2016

The Making of the Website!

Busy busy busy with our new website So the last couple of months have been busy busy busy! We have been planning and designing, developing and writing wonderful words for our brand new snazzy website and we couldn’t be happier to reveal it. Above is a sneaky picture of the floral frame we created for a photoshoot for our new site. We wanted something whimsical, wild and romantic. Our lovely model Lucinda looked fabulous in the exquisite bridal gowns very […]

20 Jun 2016

Conde Nast Brides The Show 2016

Ricky Paul flowers will again be featured at this years Conde Nast Brides the show at Business Design centre london N1 . After the success of our fabulous floral poodles at last years show winning us The Editors bronze Design Award we will be again featuring our wonderful floral creations with added “Ricky Paul Sparkle ”