Mothers Day Flowers

Sweet Romance Hamper 3

We were so excited when Stan from Stan Seaton Photography agreed to do a photo shoot with us for our Mothers Day 2014 floral gifts range. Mothers Day flowers are our favourite – colourful and summery – we had so much fun working out which gorgeous blooms to put together to make sure we had the best floral Mothers Day gifts to offer.

We wanted to incorporate a vintage bike into the photo shoot, as our Mothers Day Range includes some lovely rustic and quaint jugs and gift sets that we felt would work really well with a vintage back drop. Bike Stop, a social enterprise designed to improve cycling opportunities in Darlington, specialise in up-cycling pre-loved, pre-owned bikes, so they were the perfect place to find a bike that would suit our Mothers Day photo shoot! (Our favourite bit is the bright yellow wooden box on the back!)

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Auckland Castle Wedding Venue

Wedding Flowers Darlington

Auckland Castle is quite something. Located on the edge of Bishop Auckland, it is drenched in history, and it’s that history that makes this wedding venue unique to the North East. The main castle has a number of beautiful state rooms in which to hold your wedding reception and civil ceremony – think very tall ceilings and endless grandeur – while there is also the most amazing chapel attached. St Peter’s Chapel was originally built in the 12th Century, and the detail is unbelievable (if you ever go, don’t forget to look up…). Not only that, you’ve got grounds that are quite simply the icing on the cake, and that lend themselves very well to a tipi wedding!

Yesterday (9th March) we exhibited at Unveiled Magazine’s wedding exhibition held at the Castle. We decorated the King Charles 1st room in opulent gold’s, while the Throne Room had four different tables to dress – we went for elegant and tall arrangements that complemented the size of the room perfectly.

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