10 Beautiful Desserts Featuring Flowers
May04

10 Beautiful Desserts Featuring Flowers

Have you ever thought of using flowers for decorating your desserts? Or playing around with floral shapes on your cake? No? In that case beware!!! The following images might make you want to run to the kitchen and start a baking revolution. Click on links for full tutorials. Enjoy! 1. Fairytale Wedding Cake Perfect for Fairytale inspired wedding. See details here.   2.  Raspberry (Rose) Cupcakes We are pretty sure these also...

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9 Floral Wedding Trends 2015
Mar26

9 Floral Wedding Trends 2015

Planning a wedding of your dreams and want to stay on trend? Flowers are a key part to any big day, so it’s essential you get it right and achieve the look you want. 2015 has seen some of the most beautiful floral trends; from centrepieces to bouquets and hair accessories, so you really have chosen the best year to say your vows! With the likes of Jennifer Anniston and Justin Theroux along with Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter...

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Dinner Party: How to Choose the Best Floral Centrepieces
Dec06

Dinner Party: How to Choose the Best Floral Centrepieces

A dinner party wouldn’t be complete without a great centrepiece to bring together a theme or add some glamour to the occasion. Transform your home into a winter wonderland, a chic antique-inspired scene or simply give guests an easy ice-breaker with a floral centrepiece. Here are our top tips for choosing an arrangement to impress your guests: Think about the setting Flowers are beautiful in their own right but choosing colours that...

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10 Ways to Use Edible Flowers
Oct12

10 Ways to Use Edible Flowers

We can all agree that flowers brighten up any room, but have you considered using them in your culinary ventures? They would be the highlight of your next dinner party –  here is some inspiration from Pinterest, tutorials included! 1. Floral lollipop Satisfy your sweet cravings with these pretty floral lollipops. Here is how you do them! 2. Floral ice-cubes Spice up any drink with these beautiful floral ice-cubes –...

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7 Edible Flowers
May20

7 Edible Flowers

Unless you’re auditioning for the new seasons of Survivor, Fear Factor or So You Think You Can Digest That, there is no reason to ever attempt eating a flower. Although there are quite a few flowers that can be digested safely, there would seem to be no reason to try it, as there are many other nourishing options available (food, for example). Nevertheless, for those who like to try everything once, the following flowers can (though...

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Flower Power Is Real
Aug09

Flower Power Is Real

There are many situations in life where we need a helping hand. Who would have thought that a simple gift from Mother Nature – flowers – can help. Flowers are commonly associated with happy occasions, to convey happiness, romance but also regret and compassion. Now, according to a recent study published in Psychological Reports, just wearing flowers in your hair may increase the chances a stranger will help you. French...

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Online Guide to Floral and Herbal Medicine
Jan15

Online Guide to Floral and Herbal Medicine

An herb may consist of an entire plant or portions of it. Herbs are often used for its scent, flavor, or medicinal properties. Herbal supplements are ingested by people who suffer from particular physical or psychological ailments in order to improve their health. Herbs have been used for centuries because of their health benefits. Herbal supplements come in a variety of forms, including capsules, powders, tinctures, teas, tablets,...

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Floral Wedding Crowns
May09

Floral Wedding Crowns

Did you know that when Queen Victoria married Prince Albert in 1840 she wore a long veil anchored by a wreath of orange blossoms? It seems like she has set a trend that would follow for years to come! These days Pinterest is blooming with stunning floral bridal wreaths in all shapes and colours and it seems like this trend is popular with celebrities too – Keira Knightley, Natalie Portman and Bambi Northwood-Blyth have been all...

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