Author Archives: joefletch

About joefletch

manchester based floral designer, pea grower and favorite cousin.

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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Dig the City

  Stock answers: ‘Yes, it’s ALL ‘real’.’ ‘Yes, we made it….thank you.’ ‘Of course I’ll pose for a silly shot. ‘ ‘I’m sorry I don’t work here.’ ‘They’re British grown, apart from the hydrangea’ And the ‘it works so well … Continue reading

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Be sure to wear flowers in your hair

That moment when you want to take a photo of gorgeous hair flowers. And want to show them off to their best.  Which means they have to sit on a head.  So you stare at you colleagues and assess their … Continue reading

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