Tag: flower crafts

Your Perfect Al Fresco Picnic Party

Nothing says British Summer like a picnic. We love to imagine long, sun-drenched afternoons stretched out on blankets atop the nearest patch of green. In reality, the British weather usually has other ideas… No matter. Whatever the weather’s doing, you can have a fantastic outdoor soiree this summer. Here are my essential (and floral) ways…

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Find the perfect secateurs…

We’ve all been there. Your flowers arrive and you can’t wait to get them into the vase. Only, your kitchen scissors are having a tough time snipping through the stems. In fact, they’re making a right mess of it… Did you know that clean-cut stems last even longer? The stems are less likely to fray…

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Press to impress…

What’s that you say? You want to help your flowers last forever? Well I might have just the thing…  Pressing flowers is an age-old pursuit, as traditional as fish and chips or strawberries and cream. There really are so many things you can make with your pressed flowers. Greetings cards, bookmarks, phone cases or framed…

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