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    Our First Wedding of The Year.

    Our first wedding of the year and it was amazing!! We have have had the prviledge of doing this wonderful couples wedding at a stunning location not far from us. Norma and Mark got married at the end of Jan 2017 in a small intimate civil ceremony of only 40 guests at The Old School House in Weeford Lichfield. Believe it or not was achieved in only 4 weeks!!! Norma did come to see me in November but i was ill with flu so would not see her as she was expecting her baby, but then life got in the way for both of us- Norma had her baby and…

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    New year brings in new challenges- wedding planning

    New year new challenge and it’s a first…. Our first wedding of the year is on 28th Jan. The bride has booked her wedding and venue flowers with us and also asked us if we can do the following.. Ask number 1 – Dress her reception tables: white table clothes, navy blue napkins and chair sahses, Ofcourse we can do that. we will even dress it ourselves to make sure it’s done right. I have got samples of fabrics to run past her in the next few days. It just needed me to go to the venue and measure the tables so i could get the right sizes for her.…

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    When asked to create a Narrowboat funeral flower tribute

    Earlier last week i had a phonecall from a lady asking if i could create a narrowboat funeral tribute ofcourse i said yes… my customer wasnt sure which design to go for so i sent her pictures of both the flat designes and the 3d designs so she could see what i was on about. My cusotmer agreed to the 3D deisgn. The Narrowbaot delivery was a first for me as it had to be delivered to a church in Fazely Tamworth. So i phoned up the church and asked all the details to see if this was ok – which ofcourse it was. So i could see what the…

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    what a few weeks!

    Well a few weeks agon i was ill with what i thought was man flu, it wanst until the doctor came out to see me and i was sent straight to A and E that we thought ok this is more than flu. Turns out i had got pnemonia from working in the cold for too long. So after a week and a half in hospital and after having to close up for 2 weeks to get better i can safely say that i am back to normal ( well nearly). Its a good job as this week i have got xmas to prepare for with holly wreaths and door…

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    Wedding flowers in rich Burgandy and Raspberry

    Michelle and Paul 2016  Wedding – Aston Church Birmingham Reception – Botanical Gardens Birmingham Photos by- Redditch photography Michelle and Paul  were such a wonderful couple – there theme colour scheme was lovely rich burgandy. 1 2 3 1 2 3  Michelle’s Bridal Bouquet. Michelle had decided upon a shower bouquet with calla lily and roses. We chose colours to compliment the bridesmaids dresses. We used  Dark Purple Calla Lilly with Two Tone White and  Raspberry Roses with diamantes for sparkle in the roses, mixed foliage to accent the flowers. Her bouquet handle was then finished off with white and purple satin ribbon in a criss cross design finished with…

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    OMG i am soo excited today. Here is why……. As a florist we all get our frames from a company called Val Spicer- this company makes ALL the oasis frames from wreath rings, posy pads, hearts, crosses and designer specialist frames such as motorbikes etc, for us florists to be able to create our funeral flowers. Well i am on their page and i decided to post some pictures i did of some funeral flowers just to show them what i ahd made using their frames. Unbeknown to me they do something called ” Florist of the week” where they pick a florist who has done really good work and…

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    Our Award

    Well Monday 21st March was a very exciting day. At 6.30 pm Myself and my husband  attended the Mayors Parlour in Walsall. Here we had a lovely evening mixing with other Best of Walsall Winners and chatting to lovely business owners. At 7pm i was awarded my certificate and Trophy from the Mayor herself. To say i was happy was an understatement altough it did take me while for my hands to stop shaking- i should have had that vodka put in my coke beforehand :-). So we can now officially say the we are indedd an AWARD WINNING FLORIST in Browhills. This would not have been achieved though without…

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    What a year 2016 has been so far!

    I know i havnt done my blog in a while so please excuse how long this one will be. JANUARY. This started off with a bang with us having the opportunity to do a fresh wedding along with wedding venue flowers for a lovely couple who got married in Birmingham. I was given 5 weeks notice and complete free reign on the designs- a florists dream 🙂 We delievered thier flowers to them at Birmingham registry office and placed all buttonholes on every guest there, we then went on to decorate not one but 2 venues… Now these venues were something really special and ones i cannot ever see me…

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    Mothers Day at Clayhanger Village Florist

    It’s Mothers Day next week – Sunday March 15th is the magic day – so no matter how old (or young) you are, remember to show your mom that you love her. There are lots of contemporary gift ideas available, but a nice bouquet is still the most popular thing to give. If you want, we can add a box of Chocs, a bottle of wine (or bubbly), or even a teddy bear along with a personal message all delivered locally on Mothers Day. For those who do want something different, we have some lovely Rosebush plants in a hessian handbag which can be planted out in the garden or…

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    Red Roses Everywhere

    Valentine’s Day was busier than ever this year, and ended when we took a phone call at 4pm for 24 Red Roses, large Teddy and a bottle of Proseco from Canada to a local lady. Luckily we just had 24 red roses left, so we ended the day pretty much sold out, all bar a few mixed flowers! A few days later, just as my fingers had recovered from the weekends thorns, I took a call from a local care home asking if I could supply flowers for one of their residents who had passed away the day before. They asked if I could supply a 6″ based cross in…

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    Valentines Day is coming at Floral Exuberance

    With all the Christmas decorations away, it’s now time to turn my attention to another of my favourite times of the year despite the lack of sleep that it usually brings – Valentines Day. I am working on designs and ideas for this year, and hope to have a dedicated section of the site up by the weekend. The biggest seller every February 14th is without doubt the Red Rose, be it a single cello wrapped stem, or twelve gift-wrapped in a vase, but each year I like to throw something different into the mix. If anyone has any ideas, or an individual item that means something special to them,…

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    From Bridal Bouquets to Christmas Wreaths and Trees

    Yet another year seems to have flown by, and 2014 has been another busy one for Wedding Flowers in particular with Brides getting more varied, and dare I say adventurous, with their ideas for what they want for their Bridal Bouquets. I have a few fresh ideas for 2015 already booked, but I can’t reveal what they are until after the big day – suffice to say, there will be a few eyebrows raised from the traditionalists, but it is refreshing to be able to give inspiration to brides to set their day aside from the norm. As the year draws to a close though, everyone’s mind turns to Christmas,…

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    Vintage Cappuccino Rose Wedding Flowers

    To enquire about this stunning bouquet please get intouch with us via our contact us page, Thank you. We are always happy to help side view of handle Vintage cappacino bridal bouquet material from brides wedding dress used on the handle Not updated the site for a while, and there have been quite a few weddings lately which I need to post up, but thought I’d strike whilst the iron was hot on this one! I wouldn’t usually post up pics the day of the wedding, and would wait for pics from the bride to show as well, but just had to on this one. I had a call from…

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    Colour Matched Bridal Bouquets and Flowers

    Towards the beginning of this year, I had an enquiry from a bride who knew EXACTLY what she wanted – right down to the exact shade of flower she wanted. Normally, it makes things easy for me when the customer can tell me every detail of what they need, but on this occasion it caused more than a few sleepless nights. After visiting every local wholesaler, and scouring the net for an eternity I was at the point of giving up. We had agreed an exact bouquet, and the exact rose to use, but it wasn’t available in the colour required – unless we ordered 10,000+ in which case they…

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    New Florists Website for Walsall

    If you are a new visitor to the site, welcome 🙂 If you have been here before, but not recently, you will hopefully notice that we have a new website! It’s taken some time, and it’s still not complete, but I think that the refresh was worth doing, with easier navigation and better pictures. Let me know what you think of the new site and picture style, and constructive criticism is welcome, here’s an example of what you will find on our site below: On the subject of pictures, we still have a few hundred to add – that’s hubby’s job over the coming week – and a few extra…

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