Bluebells & Muscari

Embracing the season with these gorgeous Bluebell, Muscari and Hellebore buttonholes for a spring wedding for two lovely ladies in Oxfordshire. I love the marriage of that lilac & blue against the vibrant green of the Hellebores, softened with the fuzzy grey foliage of the 'Snow-in-Summer' (Cerastium tomentosum). Then simply tied with a thin piece …

Lynn & John’s Wedding

Lynn & John's Wedding took place on St. Patrick's Day 2017 - Obviously it had to be green! Her bouquet is made of Helleborus 'foetidus', Euphorbia 'amygdaloides', White Forsythia (Abeliophyllum),  Malus Apple Blossom, Viburnum 'tinus', Salix 'babylonica' together with a few  Narcissus 'Bridal Crown' & brought together using Chrysanthemum x morifolium 'Kermit'. John's buttonhole is made using …

Spring Wedding

This weekend is all about those gorgeous spring bulbs and blossom. Beautiful Muscari & Hyacinthus with Prunus blossom and Helleborus. Fresh and colourful, welcoming spring 2017.  I've mocked up the table arrangements... Wood logs covered in lichen (Cetraria glauca), each supporting Hyacinthus pips on wires.  #spring #springwedding #wedding #oxfordshire #florist #floraldesign #oxford #thebeardedflorist.

New Year 2017

It's January!!! I can't believe just how fast Christmas came and went! Unfortunately, I spent most of it coughing and suffering from Anosmia! So all that beautiful smelling and tasting food was completely wasted on me! Well the cold has continued but I'm full of ideas for the new year and full of excitement. Over …