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Unique Wedding Flower Options For Your Big Day

Jo

  There’s no denying the beauty of the lily or the romance of the rose – but what flowers are out there for those looking to add a distinctive touch of character to their wedding day? Beyond the classics and usual favourites, there are plenty of unique wedding flowers available for the bride looking to add a little personality to …

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10 Beautiful Ways To Remember Lost Loved Ones At Your Wedding

Karen

There’s no occasion quite as memorable and beautiful as a wedding, the celebration of two people and their families coming together. But there’s a bittersweet edge to every big day, in the sadness that comes with some of our loved ones no longer being with us to celebrate. After all, our remembrance and love for those who’ve passed on stays …

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Seasonal Spring Flowers In Australia

Jo

There’s no season like spring to celebrate all things flowers. Not only does spring mean warmer weather, longer sunnier days and an abundance of gorgeous flowers in bloom, but September and October are also the peak birthday months. So there’s no excuse not to treat yourself or a loved one to some stunning flowers this season!    Whether you’re looking …

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Trending Wedding Colour Palettes For 2017

Jo

You don’t have to be a Pinterest addict or Pantone aficionado to know that choosing the right colour palette for your wedding is incredibly important. From your reception décor to your bridesmaids’ dresses, your wedding invitations to the all-important wedding flowers, the colour palette is one of those simple yet evocative elements that can help bring your long-held wedding dreams …

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Let’s Talk About The Wither – How To Extend The Vase Life Of Your Flowers

Jo

How do we help our gorgeous cut blooms stay ravishing? We’ve talked before about the warm and fuzzy emotions a beautiful floral arrangement can illicit. The wonderful thing about giving flowers is that all those good feelings stirred up when they were received are remembered every time we glance over at our vases. They also go a long way to …

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Why In Carnation Do We Even Send Flowers?

Jo

We’re glad you asked! In 2016, well-seasoned local florists (Hello!) are only a few mouse-clicks away, making the gesture of flower-sending easier than ever. Being the recipient of a beautifully arranged spray of flowers is an instant day-maker. They elicit feelings of warmth and inclusion. We engage with their aesthetic, their fragrances, and the sentiments of the sender. But have …

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The Pro’s And Con’s Of Destination Weddings

Jo

Have you been planning, researching and mood-boarding your dream wedding since you were a kid? You may have a good idea of the kind of dress, colour scheme, wedding flowers and bridal party you’d want for your special day – but what about the location? Destination weddings are on the rise and, from Tuscan villas to Thai beaches, it’s not …

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Why Order Mother’s Day Flowers Online?

Jo

With Mother’s Day around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about how to spoil and celebrate the special lady in your life. You may have bought her a nice, thoughtful card: check. Then there’s her favourite box of chocolates: tick! But what about the all-important bouquet of her favourite flowers – you figure you can wait to get these …

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Personal Mothers Day Gift Ideas

Jo

Few people in our lives deserve to be spoiled quite as much as mothers – from our own mother, mother-in-law or another maternal figure, to the mother of our children, a friend with kids, or all of the above! With Mother’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about how to best spoil the special women in …

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The Most Allergy Friendly Flowers To Send A Friend

Jo

Best (and worst) flowers for people with allergies All hope is not lost – there are many beautiful flowers out there that even the most sensitive of noses can enjoy. Whether you’re looking for the perfect bouquet for an anniversary or other special occasion, or a simple floral pick-me-up, here are our tips on which flowers to avoid and which …

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4 Reasons To Order Your Flowers Online For Valentines

Jo

It’s so close you can taste it – Valentine’s is only around the corner. You’re probably knee deep in plans, concocting a lovely surprise for your partner. Why not take the stress of one gift out of the mix and order your flowers online for Sydney delivery this Valentine’s Day? Here are 4 pretty convincing reasons to take care of …

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How To Use Fresh Flowers To Enhance Your Interior Design

Jo

The start of a new year always brings with it the spirit of renewal and fresh beginnings. This is a great time to give your family home a breath of fresh air by updating your living spaces. The best thing is, you don’t need to splash out on a full-blown overhaul! You can easily reinvigorate your home and use fresh …

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Best Christmas Table Arrangements

Jo

Christmas lunch (or dinner) is one of the ultimate highlights of the holiday season – there are few things more enjoyable than sitting down to eat delicious food with our loved ones. Whether it’s an intimate meal for just you and the family, or you’re hosting a large gathering, having a beautifully decorated Christmas table is a very important part …

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Corporate Gift Ideas For Christmas

Jo

Christmas is not only the time for giving to our friends and families, it’s also a time to show our appreciation for clients, customers and contractors who we have worked with throughout the year. If you’re on the hunt for the perfect corporate Christmas gifts to give your business contacts, we know it can be tricky to find something that …

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Why Do Women Like Flowers So Much?

Jo

  There are a million reasons (or excuses) a girl could give you to justify her blind love for flowers, but we thought we’d do a little bit more research and go beyond the typical explanations and see what it is about flowers that women love so much? The results might surprise you!   A little history about why women …

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Spring Flowers For Baby Arrival Gifts

Jo

Spring is the time for NEW things. New flowers in bloom, new days starting at new times, new outfits with less layers and new babies in abundance! Spring is the single biggest baby delivery season year round, with the most common months for birthdays being September and October and the most shared birthday as September 16th. So to celebrate the …

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Wedding Gift Etiquette – The Need To Knows!

Jo

Modern weddings aren’t like those traditional events of the past. The rules have changed and etiquette has shifted – in line with the lifestyles of young couples in today’s day and age. We were recently guests at a wedding and the topic of gifting came up (outside the earshot of the bride and groom of course). There were conflicting beliefs …

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5 Colour Palettes For Spring Weddings You’ll LOVE

Jo

Planning your Spring nuptials and overwhelmed in the Pinterest landscape for your colour palette? We’ve kept it simple and brought you the five key colour palettes for Spring weddings – right down to how to implement the colour strategy into your wedding flowers. We’ve been busy on our favourite colour palette site Design Seeds to show you exactly how easy it …

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A Guide To Funeral Flowers

Jo

A funeral is a time to reflect, remember, and share stories to celebrate the life of a friend or family member that has passed away. When it comes to planning a funeral for those we love, we want to have a personalised service that reflects their unique personality. Traditionally, flowers play a large part of a variety of religious and non …

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Winter Wedding Planning Checklist

Jo

You can probably count on one hand the number of Winter weddings you’ve been invited to. The cooler weather deters brides and grooms from deciding on a June, July or August date, but planning your wedding for Winter can actually be a stroke of genius. During the cooler months wedding venues are more available and you might even be able …

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Does Your Chosen Wedding Date Match Your Wedding Flower Options?

Jo

Wedding flowers can be the most important decoration on your big day. The flowers you choose can set the tone, colour theme and feel of the day. Most brides draft up a mood board of hundreds of bouquets that are divine – but wouldn’t it be nice to know the flowers you covet are a reality for your day of …

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Send Anniversary Flowers – With A Twist On Tradition

Jo

Everyone loves a good love story, and what better love story is there than that of Dale and Alice Rockey, who have won the title of the longest married couple – with a miraculous 81 years together!  So what’s their secret? Enjoying the same activities, spending quality time together, expecting compromise and practicing patience. Image Source: Daily Mail UK So …

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Tips For Creating Your Wedding Flower Budget

Jo

Wedding budgeting is HARD. Whether you have a budget to stick to, or have to allocate funds from a healthy savings account, keeping costs in check is on the mind of most brides. How can it be possible that ‘compromise’ is the biggest word when it comes to sticking to your budget and how can you afford to pay for your …

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How To Keep Your Flowers Alive Longer

Jo

At Sydney Flowers, we know that an arrangement of your favourite flowers can improve your mood, increase your happiness and by placing a gorgeous arrangement in a room, serenity is instantly created. From the perfume to the vibrant colours, a floral arrangement has the power to transform its surroundings. But when a beautiful bouquet starts to wilt, it can be …

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Mothers Day Floral Arrangements

Jo

Have you got your Mothers Day flowers organised? It’s only one week away from the big celebration for Mum’s Australia wide. It’s the one special day of the year that makes us set aside time for the person who loves us above all else. Have you decided how you will show your appreciation? Don’t know what to choose when it …

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