Category Archives: Flowers

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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Flower Decorations for the Grange Hotel, Holborn – ‘Pride Life’

‘Pride Life’ magazine asked us to decorate the roof terrace of the Grange Hotel for an evening event recently. The white terrace and bar areas are starkly decorated in a very contemporary style; and the hotel’s in-house florist had already … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon at the Marylebone Summer Fayre, 17th June 2012

We were thrilled to be invited by our good friends at Skandium www.skandium.com to host another pop up shop, at their Marylebone branch, as part of the festivities of the Marylebone Summer Fayre, http://marylebonesummerfayre.com. This is an annual event that … Continue reading

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Flor Unikon at Skandium, RHS Chelsea week, 22nd-26th May 2012

On the Brompton road during one of the hottest weeks of the year we set up our pop up shop at Skandium for five days, as part of the Knightsbridge initiative to celebrate the Chelsea Flower Show. Skandium sells the best … Continue reading

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Wedding table decoration inspirations

Whether you are decorating for a party, wedding or corporate event here are a few inspired ideas. Here we have a wedding tea party with a tea pot and delicate tea cups filled with flowers and greenery; and paeony cocktails.

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Flor Unikon hosts ‘Looking Good, Feeling Great’ with Sandra Hutton-Miller, 12th May 2012

Television presenter/Stylist guru, Sandra Hutton-Miller is currently filming a new on-line television programme, ‘Looking Good, Feeling Great’ for Croydon tv. As a big fan of our floristry work she wanted to film at our workshop for the summer/autumn season of … Continue reading

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The craft of floristry

In order to learn a traditional trade such as carpentry, haberdashery and tailoringthetrainee or apprentice requires a substantial amount of training and coaching. Initially, he or she needs to acquire a level of skill and competence for working with their … Continue reading

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Reasons to give flowers

Here are 14 reasons for giving flowers: 1. Demonstrate your love to a sweetheart 2. A good luck gesture 3. Lift the spirits of a lonely heart 4. Acknowledge a specific achievement 5. Welcome a new born baby 6. A … Continue reading

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