Monthly Archives: December 2012

Florist survival guide

Crazy leggings.  With pretend leg warmers.  Goes unnoticed under boots. Cool huh? Keeping this florist super toasty in the coming months. And a non-exhaustive collection of hand lotions.  There’s Keil’s that didn’t make the beauty parade that’s worth it’s weight … Continue reading

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No leftovers day

When the entertaining is over and you’ve returned from the country. The usual dash through the London underground system carrying way too many bags of gorgeous presents (yes spoilt again, pictures to follow of the crazy leg warmer inspired thermal … Continue reading

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Dark nights

Call for dark, intense flavours.  So today I had a go a making a rye loaf for the f irst time.  A dough that resembles building mortar.  It’s heavy. But the flavour is all sweet nuttyness. It does resemble a … Continue reading

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12 days to go

It’s just around the corner.  Not long now.  So close I’m looking at train times for the Christmas Eve dash across the country to, the country.  There’s no trains through London though, so it really is a cross country trip. … Continue reading

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How to make a wreath

Good evening lovely people.  So do you fancy making your own wreath? Here’s how to do it.  Grab yourself a ring and a roll of wire.  Working around the frame just build it up, start with moss, add spruce, chillis, … Continue reading

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Christmas at the the flower shop

Opening Hours Sunday 23 December 9am-5pm (Deliveries will be charged at £5) Christmas Eve – 9am – Noon. (Collection only) Christmas Day, Boxing Day, 27 December – CLOSED 28, 29 December – 10am – 4pm Sunday 30 December – Noon … Continue reading

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Tousled

This season it’s all about the ‘touseld’ wreath.  Think Alexa Chung meets, Faris Badwan meets Rachel Zeffira.  Get it?  That’s the look. Part dickensian (also very now), part chaos on a ring.  There you go. Oh and a couple more … Continue reading

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