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LOVE ISN'T CANCELLED - Why having an artificial wedding bouquet and buttonhole could be all you need to tie the knot

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LOVE ISN'T CANCELLED - Why having an artificial wedding bouquet and buttonhole could be all you need to tie the knot

Hey Guys, If you'd have said to me this time last year that you're getting married and all you want is an artificial bouquet and matching buttonhole, I'd have presumed you were eloping. I've had over a dozen Deluxe Blooms brides elope with their loved ones, and boy was it exciting! I mean, what a secret to be trusted with. Together, my brides and I have designed a bespoke mini wedding floral package, often including a gorgeous floral crown, and they packed it in the suitcase and off they went!  But now, in this bizarre new world we find ourselves...

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BUGGAR OFF BORIS - An Open Letter to the Fool Running our Country

BUGGAR OFF BORIS - An Open Letter to the Fool Running our Country

Yes, how's that for an eye catching headline!! I've never written anything political on here and I'm not even sure why I am right now to be honest. - Maybe this "Fatima" poster was the straw that broke the camels back. - Maybe it's not like me to shut up and stay quiet. (Trust me when I say this. Everyone who knows me says I'm very opinionated and I'm not afraid to say something that needs to be said. Michelle Obama gave us girls permission to be loud and bossy, so it would be rude not too.) To be honest,...

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TOP TIPS FOR POSTPONING YOUR WEDDING BECAUSE OF COVID

TOP TIPS FOR POSTPONING YOUR WEDDING BECAUSE OF COVID

Oh, my lovelies... I feel your pain and frustration. 2020 can bloody do one! Covid-19 has caused devestation throughout the globe and all within such a short space of time. We've seen many lives taken, jobs lost and been unable to see our loved ones. It's been a rough ride and if you were due to get married this year or early next year, you've had even more stress and worry to deal with. And let's face it, this whole wedding planning malarkey is time consuming, expensive (like duh!!) and you've probably spent the best part of a year, if...

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HELEN & GAVIN - A Fairytale Wedding at Goldsborough Hall

HELEN & GAVIN - A Fairytale Wedding at Goldsborough Hall

Hello my gorgeous faux flower lovers!! Hope you're all well and THANKS A BUNCH for visiting our latest blog. It's been a minute, and I've almost forgotten how to type, but here we go... Here at Deluxe Blooms we love ALL kinds of weddings. So far, with our artificial flowers, I've given you barn wedding inspo, silk flower backdrops, DIY weddings, themed weddings, colourful weddings... you name it! But today, I want to share a very special wedding with you. Helen and Gavin's Traditional DR-EEEAMY Fairy-tale Wedding! "Ooh, yes please!" I hear you say. ~ Our stunning bride Helen ~...

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SMOKE BOMBS ARE THE NEW CONFETTI

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SMOKE BOMBS ARE THE NEW CONFETTI

So here's the thing.. When Victoria Walker got in touch and asked me and my artificial flowers to be involved in a styled shoot with - smoke bombs - i was like whaaaa?? And then I searched Google and Pinterest for images to find out what the heck she was on about and then I was like ooohhh!!! Not as scary as they first seem and wow, they're so freakin' cool!! Photo from Pinteret.com Plus, the shoot was to be held at an old abandoned factory mill, complete with chipped paint doors, enough dust to cause an asthma attack and...

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