Author Archives: joefletch

About joefletch

manchester based floral designer, pea grower and favorite cousin.

What I’m seeing

All manner of trends from London Fashion Week.  Translating to fabulous floral inspiration which trickles down to the plebs in the burbs (me).  Hey we’re watching.  And paying attention. Soft muted greys and bold warm oranges.  Macrame. Again big on … Continue reading

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And we’re off

Valentine’s day was eight days ago.  Only eight days ago. Red roses were popular.  No, honestly.  I couldn’t quite believe it.  So after last year’s yellow rose bonanza, nobody wanted yellow this year.  Some guys sucked their teeth at the … Continue reading

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I wanna be yours

I wanna be your vacuum cleaner breathing in your dust I wanna be your Ford Cortina I will never rust If you like your coffee hot let me be your coffee pot You call the shots I wanna be yours … Continue reading

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And the Bride carried…

….flarrrs! The blog is getting pretty full. Lots of posts, lots of images.  Sometimes I remember a bouquet and I’m buggered if I can find it.  So this is obviously a post for me, as opposed to you dear reader.  … Continue reading

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Heat

Winter has bitten this week.  Although Manchester has yet to see any significant snow fall.  My instagram feed is full of snowy scenes from florists in New York, Norway, Sheffield or Glasgow. Yeah, diverse I know.  Kids out playing. Cats … Continue reading

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Laugh a minute

Corporate contracts. It sounds really dull doesn’t it?  We send out so much beauty week after week.  I rarely manage to capture any of them.  It’s Monday morning, and it’s all got to get to it’s destination quickly.  Comes in, … Continue reading

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The greatest luxury

Time. Time to think. Time to yourself. Time to bake. Orange and cardamon baked cheesecake. Because diets don’t work. And why would you choose to start one in January anyhow?  No, eat good food. Like today’s breakfast of organic scrambled … Continue reading

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