Wedding flowers are an essential and beautiful aspect of almost every occasion. An experienced florist will use their experience to advise and give you options to suit your preferred theme and taking into account the time of year. Aside from bridal bouquets, a florist will show you ideas for table centrepieces along with many other ideas about how to dress your wedding venue.
Planning flowers and centrepieces for your wedding can be a tricky task and that's why an experienced florist and designer, with your budget in mind, will be so invaluable.
Here’s some great ideas from wedding florists based in the Capital, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your London Wedding magazine when contacting a wedding florist.
Southeast London's Pesh Flowers has moved from being a busy high street florist to being studio-based, to enable award-winning owner, Elaine Graham to focus more on her passion, which is wedding floristry and styling. Made using 95% recycled materials, the purpose-built studio's nestled in a tree filled garden with its own growing patch that's full to bursting with beautiful seasonal flowers. All blooms are grown from seed, making every bouquet completely bespoke and personal to each bride. Consultations take place at the studio, so you'll see some of the flowers growing that might be used for your wedding.
Posted: 19 May 2022
Premium flower delivery service FLOWERBX has just launched the ultimate wedding collection, featuring a carefully curated selection of stunning single stem flowers, designed to bring beauty to your bouquet and venue styling. Classic colour schemes include tonal white florals and blushing pale pinks in traditional roses, peonies, ranunculus, and more. As well as ordering blooms for your bouquet, you now have the option to select FLOWERBX Weddings, a bespoke, floral styling service offering the very best in high quality, luxury flowers for every aspect of your celebrations. From extraordinary archways to cascading installations, the dedicated team will guide you through the process of transforming your venue.
Posted: 6 May 2022
Moyses Stevens is one of London's oldest and most prestigious florists that's been creating luxury wedding designs for well over a century. From large scale events to intimate celebrations, the team of international designers provide all the necessary inspiration, guidance and creative flair for truly exquisite wedding arrangements.
Located at their Battersea branch within the newly regenerated Battersea Power Station, the Flower School is their most recent venture. Whether you're a complete beginner or wanting to pursue a career in floristry there's a variety of courses to choose from for all abilities.
Posted: 14 March 2022
Roses are still one of the most prominent wedding flowers chosen couples to feature in their big-day styling. But how do you know which colour rose to get? Luckily for you, each colour has a specific meaning, and depending on the occasion, one will be better suited than the other.
During the Victorian era, flower language, also known as floriography, gained prominence. Flowers, especially roses, were used to convey a secret message without having to speak. This tradition has carried through today, and roses are much appreciated as a stand-alone gift, as well as a sentimental complement to a main present.
The gemstone jeweller Angelic Diamonds has ranked the most popular colour roses in the UK based on Google search volumes and reveals the hidden messages behind each to help you find the perfect one.
Posted: 17 January 2022
Celebrity florist and designer, Larry Walshe, provides insights and expert guidance on post-pandemic weddings for couples finally able to plan their special day. It is no secret that the wedding industry has been significantly impacted by the pandemic, but as restrictions begin to ease, couples are now beginning to plan their much-anticipated weddings and are eager to say "I do!" Typically, over 278,000 weddings take place in the UK each year, but with 90 percent of couples cancelling weddings scheduled for 2020, there's significant pent-up demand to tie the knot in 2021 and 2022. With little guidance or support given to the £14.7bn wedding industry, celebrity florist Larry Walshe, founder of luxury floral installation company Larry Walshe Studios, shares his expert thoughts on what weddings will look like from 21st June onwards, and how couples can ensure the celebration is one to remember.
Posted: 21 May 2021
Renowned florist Ronny Colbie launches into the wedding season with some of the most exclusive, bespoke weddings for 2021. As the wedding industry looks ahead - following the planned roadmap back to full wedding numbers in June – this summer certainly looks set to be the summer of love with more pre-booked and rescheduled weddings than ever.Flowers have long been an integral part of any wedding, they deliver emotional messages, are romantic and passionate and a way for couples to express themselves. For big-day blooms, the ever-growing wedding flower trend is: go large and deluxe! Basically, the smaller the guestlist, the more decadent and grander the flowers.
Posted: 28 April 2021
Here at County Wedding Magazines HQ we're certainly excited about the hundreds and thousands of weddings that look set to take place this spring and summer - oh how we've missed you! One of our favourite things to swoon over when we see wedding photos is the.... flowers! Events florist Hazel Gardiner shares her top tips for creating showstopping wedding floral displays for all those nearlyweds out there looking for some blooming marvellous inspiration. Read on to find out how to create the ultimate garden celebration-inspired big day, a huge wedding trend this year...
Posted: 23 April 2021
One of the biggest trends to emerge, and one like to stay is shopping local. Whether this is due to the Covid-19 crisis - either a response to flowers becoming harder to import or the pandemic inspiring people to support local businesses; or an overall trend of the UK becoming more environmentally conscious - is unclear, but what is clear is that supporting local is a great way to find unique and gorgeous flowers for your big day.Direct2florist has also revealed more trends to be inspired by....
Posted: 5 April 2021
We asked London florist Harley Dang of Harley's Flowers to give us some top tips and advice on how florals for small, intimate weddings. "Dried flowers are everlasting, which makes them budget-friendly – you can take them home after the big day to enjoy for a long time. Whether you're incorporating unusual blooms, seed pods, dried grasses or other lasting greenery in your design, dried flowers lend themselves to so many different styles, from vintage and boho to contemporary." Read on for more...
Posted: 30 March 2021
With events disrupted for the best part of a year, Toby B Roberts of TBR Floral Design has devoted all his energy to taking the business to the next level. The London florist has just launched a new website, which took more than a year to create, to showcase all the services it provides. "We've also started offering floral workshops for the first time in our 19-year history to teach you how to decorate your home with floral fabulousness," Toby says.
Posted: 21 January 2021