What is your most memorable wedding?
They are all memorable, but one based around looking like a quaint junk shop does stand out
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Adaptable, memorable, perfectionist, imaginative, thoughtful
What about your business are you most proud of?
My promise that everything from first consultation to perfect day is done by myself, my reviews and my fourth generation floral/horticultural heritage
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Think about what the day means to you both......it's love and life you are planning....
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
There are So many to choose from but a photograph of a departed dad worked into the bridal bouquet so he " walks" with her always gives me a lump in my throat
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Telephone or email chat for first enquiries, a personal home visit to discuss the details of the day and styles of flowers, quote a day or two later, confirm the booking, constant contact and communication right up to the day ... Usually friends for life thereafter
What is the most interesting thing you have put in a bouquet?
A tiny bottle of a loved ones ashes secreted into the bouquet
Is there a flower that has specific symbolism that you would recommend for couples?
All flowers have their own beauty and meanings......roses have a romantic appeal, but every bride is different and unique
What is the most romantic flower and why?
I love lily of the valley.....delicate, fragrant and beautiful, with a gentle movement....just like a bride should be!
What should you do with the flowers after the wedding?
Give them out to family and friends wherever possible