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  • Benefits of using Artificial Flowers for Events

    Planning a wedding or a large event comes with loads of decisions, and one of those will be about your flowers. You may not have considered the benefits of using artificial flowers before, but they ar

  • Deck the Halls … and the table … and the door … and the tree …

    Christmas is the one time of year that many of us really go to town on decorating our home to mark a Special Occasion.  It’s a time to create wonderful family memories, honour generations-old tradi

  • Stamp your Style: make a statement in your venue!

    “I Do” isn’t the only spotlight-stealing statement you’ll make at your wedding. Styling your ceremony and reception spaces is a great way to express your style as a couple on your most spe

  • Say YES to the bridesmaids dress

    How to choose the best bridesmaids dresses Start by shopping – window shopping! Browse the internet for styles and looks that you like and investigate where you can find it locally. Lots of loca

  • Tip: How to pin on a buttonhole

    How to pin a buttonhole It is tradition for a groom to wear a flower in the buttonhole of his lapel. Your best man, ushers and fathers of the bride and groom can also wear buttonholes. The grooms styl

  • Is it time to “Go Green”?

    Lets face it, the cooler days bring us all to closing up our home and office more. One way we can help keep our spaces beautiful as well as healthy with wonderful clean oxygen is to GO GREEN!…

  • Benefits of using Artificial Flowers in the Workplace

    When you think of artificial flowers do the plastic looking kind your Nana used to have at home covered in dust spring to mind? Artificial flowers have come a long way in a short time since then and t

  • Our PoP-Up Christmas Place returns

    Award winning florist and event stylist Kim Chan will open her festive pop-store at her home on Aikmans Road from November 23rd. Now in its fourth year, Kim Chan’s Christmas pop-up store will open t

  • A lesson for my son…

    It all started with my 6 year old sons favorited book, and drawing…. Every night we read the same story… I am sure you know how it goes.. At the same time Ellerslie Flower Show was coming

  • Real Wedding: Abbey Married Dan

    Love was in the air at Longbeach cookhouse this summer when Abbey married Dan at this beautiful site.  It was our pleasure to assist in preparing the bouquets, venue and ceremony site ready for these