What does ‘eco friendly’ mean?
Flat lay of locally grown ranunculus showing all the colours | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Event florist | Eco florist

What does ‘eco friendly’ mean?

I get the impression a lot of people think that eco friendly means that it is good for the natural environment. But, to me, eco friendly really means ‘less damaging to the environment than other options’.

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Aren’t all florists eco friendly?
Wedding table decor goals - a greenery garland with white accents never looked so dramatic | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Eco florist | Image © http://www.kmgsphotography.co.uk/

Aren’t all florists eco friendly?

Most people assume that if you are working with a natural product then it must be eco friendly. This is not the case at all.

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Why wedding flowers cost so much
White and green summer wedding bouquet with roses | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Eco florist

Why wedding flowers cost so much

The cost of wedding flowers can sound crazy and if you are not a florist you wouldn’t know what goes into it. So, this series will give you a bit of an insiders take on how wedding flowers are put together and priced.

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How do you get the wedding flowers just right on the day?
Fair trade garden roses - totally worth the wait | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Eco florist

How do you get the wedding flowers just right on the day?

Getting wedding flowers to open just the right amount is a skilled process, but it is one of those hidden things that nobody ever really sees. The word florists use for looking after the flowers is ‘conditioning’ .

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Real wedding: Kat and Simon
Dream wedding goals achieved! Autumn bridal bouquet in white, pink and maroon with matching silk ribbons | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Eco florist | Image © SarahSalottiPhotography

Real wedding: Kat and Simon

I first met Kat and Simon at a wedding fair, Kat described how they wanted a very natural wedding theme with a large wild floral chandelier.

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How much, for a buttonhole?
A tray of pink rose wedding buttonholes and corsages ready to be pinned on | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Eco florist | Image © of Cluskey Smith

How much, for a buttonhole?

When Mr Smith and I got married I wasn’t a florist and I remember thinking, ‘how on earth does a buttonhole cost that much?’. My very talented florist, slightly wearily,…

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One year old already!
Close up of an arrangement showing white hydrangea, eucalyptus and soft ruscus | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Eco florist

One year old already!

Its April and that means I have been running Limewood Flowers for a year already. Here are just a few of the lessons I have learnt so far

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Giant Christmas wreath
Giant Christmas wreath | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Event florist | eco florist

Giant Christmas wreath

Christmas wreath making tends to keep florists busy throughout December and this year I went big with the wreath making – I mean really big! We are talking a 2m high Christmas wreath installation big.

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September wedding flowers for a romantic wedding theme
Romantic cream and blush wedding centerpiece | Image courtesy of www.lusinaphotography.com | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Event florist | eco florist

September wedding flowers for a romantic wedding theme

Struggling for ideas on how to pick your wedding flowers? This glorious photoshoot from Hungerton Hall will give you some ideas for a chic romantic wedding theme in early autumn.…

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Don’t meet your heroes?
Elegant coral wedding flower centerpiece | A coral and pink unique wedding flower centerpiece using all British wedding flowers. Perfect for eco wedding ideas and 2019 wedding trends. Image courtesy of belleandbeaublog.com | Limewood Flowers | Lincolnshire wedding florist | Event florist | eco florist

Don’t meet your heroes?

This August I attended a workshop with two leading lights (aka heroes) of the floristry world. They were Fiona of Firenza Flowers and Brigitte of Moss and Stone. While I…

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