The magic numbers

3 is the magic number – wonder why?  Who came up with that?  And why is three a crowd?

3 weddings in two days – guaranteed to make you go a little crazy and pyjama/duvet/sleep cravings aside I got to visit some rather lovely places.

Off road driving – who needs four wheel drive.  Who needs the vast quantity of buckets filled with water and arrangements to stay put? It’s a challenge to have a mini lake in the back – all part of the fun.  Oh and worth mentioning that high up, you really need a cardy and not a floaty skirt that keeps lifting up and a linen top that the wind whips through.

There’s only two of these hand made marquees in the country – so I was told this morning by a very nice groom – not the type that tends horses, the marrying kind.

Awaiting table linen and final dressing – but you get the idea.

They really really wanted sunflowers – I think they’ll be very happy.

And finally, the billy no-mates of the bridal bouquet – gladioli.  Yep, those giant spires that are a bit like marmite.  But these little beauties are….well little beauties.  Mini gladioli – they fly out of the shop – but no-one ever asks for them and no-one ever mentions them for a wedding – so I am.  You heard it here first – next big trend, trust me I’m a florist.  Enjoy your weeding (yes I’m in need of sleep, that should read weekend).


About joefletch

manchester based floral designer, pea grower and favorite cousin.
This entry was posted in Flowers, Wedding and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s