What is your most memorable wedding?
It has to be my own, many years ago & still happily married
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
personal caring adaptive imaginative flexible
What about your business are you most proud of?
Quality of the flowers
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
It’s your day, choose the things you desire, not what others say you should! Do it your way!
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Easy, something in brides bouquet & grooms buttonhole that no one else has in their flowers, a small intimate touch between the happy couple.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Chat in person, by phone or email or even through Mum / friend. Listen to the couples wishes, help to bring the ideas to a reality, develop a plan to suit the budget. Once happy, quote, take deposit to secure date. 3 weeks before the wedding day, pay the balance & run through to make any final adjustments.
What is the most interesting thing you have put in a bouquet?
A silver bee & butterfly with a special meaning
Is there a flower that has specific symbolism that you would recommend for couples?
No, any flower may be special to someone for any reason - my wedding had peonies in memory of my Mum
What is the most romantic flower and why?
Roses as they are a combination of a couple; soft, gentle, fragile yet held together with a strong stem and thorns to protect
What should you do with the flowers after the wedding?
Press the buttonhole as a keepsake, place the bouquet somewhere special in memory of those who couldn’t be there, give others to your guests as a happy ending to a lovely day