Category: DIY

The A - Z Guide to boutonnieres, DIY Boutonniere, HOW TO PIN ON A BOUTONNIERE,

The best way to practice flower arrangement is to start small, boutonnieres are very easy to make and provide a result that could actually be useful. For this craft it is highly recommended to use hardy flowers such as roses or orchids; they can survive the summer heat and being worn for a day. Here’s a simple guide on DIY boutonnieres.

Category: Freebies

Stock Images of Red Roses, The Smell of Roses free stock images of red roses, David Austin rose Kate

When dealing with images the cliche’a picture is worth a thousand words’ is worth repeating. Good imagery forms a fundamental part of professional design, it helps attract people to your website and even convince them to return. But not everyone is a photographer and few achieve good results without all the equipment. This freebie is the answer to all your problems. A pack of matching red rose imagery that will help you get a professional look for your blog or business. What are you waiting for? Click read more and download Stock Images of Red Roses now – link at the bottom.

Category: Flower care

Anemon care, anemon cut flower, anemone plus rose

Anemone flowers are so much fun – they come in various colours and bloom in winter when an extra splash of colour is welcome. But the flower is a bit capricious and so if you’re looking for easy to care for flowers, these should not be on your list. After reading this guide on anemone care you will know exactly what to do with anemone flowers, so there will be no need to resist the temptation!

The best lens to get as a beginner photographer, 50 mm lens, best lens for flower photography, pastel flowers, nifty fifty and flower photography, why you need a prime lens

Unfortunately most DSLR cameras ship with a 55mm variable zoom lens, these lenses are versatile, but produce results that are boring, predictable and sub-par. If you would like to take your photography to the next level I have a great suggestion get a 50mm prime. Here are all the reasons why this is a great lens:

Category: Shops

Christmas magic, zita elze 2016, christmas flower shop london

Zita Elze always manages to surprise with a new magical floral Christmas designs and this year is not an exception. This time she transformed her beautiful flower shop into a Christmas wonderland, packed with creative wreaths, intricate floral candle holders, and lots and lots of gorgeous blooms. The place is full of Christmas magic and will excite even a Christmas sceptic. So if you want some flower magic this Christmas check out her shop in Kew.

10 tips for taking better event photos, amanda austin flowers, event photography, how to photograph an exhibition, flower photography, Quintessentially Weddings, Quintessentially Atelier, 2016, wedding shows london, best wedding shows

Photographing events is not as simple as it looks since you have to know in advance what you want to photograph, stay aware of what’s going on around you, and work around obstacles in order to get good shots. Great photographers, manage to take eye capturing photographs without disturbing the guests and seem invisible. However, getting good event pictures first time round is possible if you come prepared. So check out 10 tips for better event photos and don’t repeat common beginners mistakes.

Category: DIY

Christmas Flower DIY, DIY Christmas Flowers, botanical Xmas cracker, christmas cracker, winter DIY, red roses, flower winter wonderland, decorate for christmas party, christmas table decor

So with Christmas around the corner, I decided to do a small DIY tutorial. Everyone loves Christmas crackers, they are like mini presents before you get the real thing; I decided to put a twist on the concept by adding flowers. This Christmas Flower DIY tutorial will only take 30 min to make 6 botanical Xmas crackers and it would not be costly either.

Category: Freebies

Free christmas watercolour flowers and wreaths, free clip art, xmas images, christmas images free,

Hi all! Christmas is just around the corner and in celebration, I am sharing a set of free Christmas watercolour flowers and wreaths. The new set of free watercolour clip art contains 26 elements: 17 individual plants and 9 Christmas Wreaths. All files are saved as PNGs.

Category: Flowers

Botanical structures by Carmen Almon, blue flowers with a baterfly

Recently I discovered a fantastic botanical artist Carmen Almon and decided to share her designs with you as they are truly fantastic. Her botanical structures may look fragile but they are tougher than they look.

Category: Shops

Achillea flower shop, wild flowers, natural flowers, flowers Northern London

Achillea flower shop unjustly being overlooked by social media, as I haven’t seen it mentioned online and I see A LOT of flower content. After blogging about flowers for 2 years, I sought I known all fantastic flower shops in London, so could you imagine my surprise when I stumbled on this shop in my own neighborhood. The shop looked so gorgeous and authentic thatI just had to walk in, I peeked inside talked to the florist and took a couple pics of their lush floral designs. So let me share this flower joy with you.