What is your most memorable wedding?
Every wedding I have ever done (and there have been loads!)has been memorable for beautiful flowers and lovely people who have become friends through their flowers. A certain scent can take me back to a wedding I created 20 years ago, that's the magic of flowers.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Natural, scented, colourful, textured, unique
What about your business are you most proud of?
That it has grown year on year with happy bride and grooms and that I am now moving towards a more eco friendly way of working.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Be realistic about your expectations within in your budget.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
I love to see touches that are personal to the bride, groom and their families.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
I send out an enquiry form and price list, then we either meet for a cuppa and a chat or have a phone consultation. If I'm not the girl for you, that's fine we'll part friends and I 'll help you find another florist.
What is the most interesting thing you have put in a bouquet?
Is there a flower that has specific symbolism that you would recommend for couples?
I recommend to every couple that they include something scented, scent is highly emotive and will bring back their wedding day.
What is the most romantic flower and why?
It has to be the rose in all its forms from perfect tea rose, tiny rosebuds, blousy garden roses or pretty spray roses.
What should you do with the flowers after the wedding?
Donate them to a hospice or care home and spread the joy.