Author Archives: joefletch

About joefletch

manchester based floral designer, pea grower and favorite cousin.

Better Together

I call this the ‘Better Together’ wedding.  Fennel and pears. A rather wonderful combination.  The pears work so well with the brassy yellow tones.  And a nod to the season. Here’s my list of things that are Better Together: Chocolate … Continue reading

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Back to School

An old school.  Or a new school depending on your view point.  Either way, the best wedding venue I’ve seen for some time.  The old sports hall, complete with wooden bars a la proper gym.  And the grounds. Fabulous. Few … Continue reading

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The one in a forest

Well it was a field on the edge of a forest.  But having missed the massive tent on arrival, it was the one where I drove through the entire forest.  Ignoring ‘no entry’ signs.  Like florists are clearly exempt from … Continue reading

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Curious Incident

Travelling on the Northern network of motorways one sees all manner of things. Yesterday I was reminded of the  Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nightime.  Does seeing 13 Police vehicles in a row, with a 8/5 split mean … Continue reading

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How to plan your wedding flowers

Get the look Getting the styling right for your wedding can be a daunting prospect. So much to think of. In fact writing this blog I’m a little worried myself as to where to start. Ok, let’s start with a … Continue reading

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Slick

Nothing to do with oil.  Just a slick team.  As time rolls on we get better at this.  My particular skill is balancing a lychgate on my head whilst six feet up a ladder.  It’s taken a while to perfect … Continue reading

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Rain, rain

A little something for a rainy Sunday afternoon. There may, or may not be blogs in the coming weeks.  We’re reaching the peak of Operation Wedding.  It will get a little crazy, there will be five million emails flying back … Continue reading

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