Category Archives: Flower inspiration

Flowers to decorate a banquet

We were asked recently to create a series of floral decorations for an exclusive banquet at a private chapel in Leatherhead, Surrey.  Our brief and challenge was to use pure white flowers without the event looking like a wedding party. … Continue reading

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Algarve Weddings

Portugal is this summer season’s fashionable choice for a destination wedding. And talking of seasons, Flor Unikon and The Seasons Restaurant, Albufeira, recently played host to a wedding party, with a seaside theme. We drew inspiration for the wedding flowers … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon Workshops

Flor Unikon offer a wide range of workshops for the novice and the professional Florist. For example, students can learn to create a wreath using a traditional weaving technique, a bouquet for their wedding or for general decoration, a vase … Continue reading

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Klaus Haapaniemi with Flor Unikon at the London Design Festival

The London Design Festival brings together an array of artists and designers, some of whom have never had their work exposed in such a public way. For LDF 2014, Flor Unikon was invited by the Finnish Ambassador to create a … 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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Floral Decoration for Craft Central UK – ‘Gets Hitched’

Craft Central UK’s launch of the Spring 2013 ‘Gets Hitched’ gave us an opportunity to show case our amazing wedding inspired decorations. The wedding bouquet We love to experiment with colour and on this occasion we used – peach/orange, lime … Continue reading

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The Affordable Art Fair, Autumn Season – The build and opening

The Build Take one marquee to an open piece of land, in this case Battersea Park and Hampstead Heath, lay carpets and electric cables, plumb in water and toilets, and create long corridors of gallery space. This is the recipe … Continue reading

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Affordable Art Fair [AAF], Battersea Park, 24th-28th October

Season Seven As in previous seasons we were given a lot of freedom by the AAF team to transform the external and interior spaces into a colourful setting for the exhibitors and visitors alike. We drew inspiration for this event … Continue reading

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Scandinavia Show, Earls Court 6-7th October 2012

Now in its third year this is becoming a popular fixture in the Autumn social calendar for both British resident Scandinavians and their fans. We really went to town with decorating our stand, using Chinese lanterns, delphiniums and agonitum, clematis … Continue reading

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Suomalaisten Flower Workshop at Windsor, July 2012

Last month 17 Finnish ladies, readers of Viherpiha magazine, visited the UK for a tour of select gardens across the South of England. Some of the tour’s highlights were a visit to the Hampton Court Flower Show, Wisley Gardens and … Continue reading

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