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Scandinavian Pop Up Exhibition, 6th-29th June 2014

Flor Unikon Flowers is pleased to be part of The Scandinavian Exhibition, hosted by the Design Junction, at Habitat’s, Platform Gallery on the King’s Road, Chelsea. The entire gallery has been transformed into a Scandinavian inspired Forest with various branded Scandi … Continue reading

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Funeral Wreaths

For centuries, as far back as Ancient Greece in fact, the symbolic gesture of wreaths has represented a circle of eternal life. In the past their construction would have been simple greenery, e.g. Laurel to represent achievement and status in … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon Flowers – the team and workshop

Introduction to Flor Unikon Flowers Flor Unikon Flowers has recently entered its seventh year of trading in the cool, trendy design district of Clerkenwell, London. Flor Unikon’s founder and Director, Pasi Jokinen-Carter, conducted a lot of research into the trading … Continue reading

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Romantic Flowers for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is only one week away and we are already taking an incredible amount of advance orders for Valentine bouquets and floral arrangements. In romantic courtships the choice of flowers and certain colours has come to symbolise – adoration, … Continue reading

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Wiltshire – a summer story

Winter is upon us and as the temperature plummets we are reminded of the warmer days of our summer break in Wiltshire.  We enjoyed exploring its villages and countryside, and returned to London feeling inspired and refreshed. We loved the … Continue reading

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‘Fleur Amour’ Alden Beisen, September 2013

On a sunny weekend in September we embarked on a Floristry pilgrimage to ‘Fleur Amour’, an annual floral exhibition hosted by Belgian’s Cultural Centre, Alden Beisen. Set in the Flemish village of Rijkhoven, Alden Beisen, a 16th century turreted castle, … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon at the Vintage Wedding Fair – Chiswick Town Hall, June 2013

On a mid-summer Sunday a collective of specialists in Vintage wedding dresses, accessories, entertainment, catering, and of course flowers, gathered at the fabulous Chiswick Town Hall in leafy Turnham Green for the summer Vintage Wedding Fair. We adore vintage fashion and … Continue reading

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The Affordable Art Fair – Hampstead, June 2013

During a few sunny days in the middle of June a corner of Hampstead Heath was transformed in to a pop-up gallery that delighted both the young and mature art enthusiast. The Garden We created a stunning garden and floral … Continue reading

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Made in Clerkenwell, Craft Central – May 2013

A wide range of artists and crafts people gathered at two of Craft Central‘s design studios on Clerkenwell Green and St John’s Square for a four day show case of talent. There were too many talented people to feature in … Continue reading

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Symbols and rituals of Easter

Preface Easter has a different meaning for everyone, whether you are a Christian who follows the rituals of lent, palm sunday etc, or a person who simply enjoys the festive holidays. But what are the origins of this ancient festival, … Continue reading

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