Make this Bouquet in 4 steps – Framed for the Future

Make this Bouquet in 4 steps – Framed for the Future

Framed for the Future An open frame beneath a bouquet of white Anthuriums achieves lightness and space. Follow the steps below to create the airy frame which can be made well in advance. Incorporate Asparagus fern, Seeded Eucalyptus, Ivy and Green Bells so that they fall loosely though it. INSERT: Geraldton wax, Hypericum berries, white [...]

How do outdoor weddings differ from indoor?

How do outdoor weddings differ from indoor?

Backyard, Outdoor & Micro Wedding Flower Planning Tips How do outdoor weddings differ from indoor? Due to Covid-19 restrictions for public gatherings, florists are finding themselves planning and installing more outdoor wedding flowers. Unlike designing for indoor events, there’s direct sun, rain, and heat to consider with backyard or garden weddings.With guest lists limited to [...]

4 Wedding Flower Styles Adapted for Micro Weddings

4 Wedding Flower Styles Adapted for Micro Weddings

4 Wedding Flower Styles Adapted for Micro Weddings Do you want maximum flower style for your micro weddings in 2020 and 2021? We know that fresh flower designs provide the refresh-your-spirit calming and healing qualities we all need due to Covid-19 restrictions. We also know we need to refresh our design styles to meet today’s [...]

Pew Perfection

Pew Perfection

Pew Perfection Pew Perfection Lift the spirits of every guest with a colourful chair design. The LOMEY® Pew Holder is designed to hang from the end of a pew but why limit it to that location. It could work equally well at a reception or this simple yet stylish design could ever become a bouquet! [...]

Blooming Buttonholes

Blooming Buttonholes

Blooming Buttonholes Blooming Buttonholes Difficulty: Beginner Time Required: 30 In 3 simple steps create these Blooming Buttonholes which can easily be customised to your own wedding colours and flowers. Give the men in your wedding party a floral touch of their own for the special day. Ideal for that hand picked out the garden look, these crafty [...]

Wedding Cake Tablecloth with 1,800 Roses

Wedding Cake Tablecloth with 1,800 Roses

The 4 C’s of Creating a Show-Stopping Wedding Cake Tablecloth with 1,800 Roses Photo credit: Stehlik Foto So a bride asks her florist to create ‘something no one has seen before’ with fresh flowers, she’s asking for a real showstopper. Ian Prosser AIFD, PFCI was asked to transform an understated four-tiered wedding cake into an [...]

Wedding reception Floral Cupcake

Wedding reception Floral Cupcake

Wedding reception Floral Cupcake Difficulty: Beginner Time Required: 15 minutes Wedding reception Floral Cupcake This romantic OASIS® Floral Cupcake is a lovely creation as a centre piece of your wedding reception. You will be making it in no time just follow these 3 simple steps. Available in 2 sizes (8cm and 12cm), each OASIS® Floral Cupcake [...]

Backyard Wedding Flower Tips

Backyard Wedding Flower Tips

Backyard Wedding Flower Tips How are outdoor weddings different from indoor? Significantly when you’re planning and installing the wedding flowers. Unlike indoors, there’s sun, heat, rain and also wind! Not every backyard is perfect for a wedding, however the option is increasingly popular.  Searches for backyard weddings increased 441% on Pinterest in 2018! It's safe to say [...]

Wedding Warmth – Floral Guide

Wedding Warmth – Floral Guide

Wedding Warmth Explosive colours like orange!  Bring light and as a result radiance to any autumn or winter bouquet. These complementary bouquets feature Roses. Emerging from a soft bed of Hydrangea. Also Scabiosa and Eucalyptus leaves. While OASIS® Aluminium Wire has been folded and added to both bouquets for decoration. In contrast trailing Apple-green has [...]

Stylish Pink Boutonniere

Stylish Pink Boutonniere

Stylish Pink Boutonniere Sundries Aluminum Wire Pink Beaded Wire, Ivory Button Wire, Ivory Oasis Floral Adhesive High Bond Adhesive Strips           OASIS® Floral stock a wide range of supplies for professional florists & hobbyists Including a comprehensive range of wire products that offer everything a designer could need. Choose from binding, [...]

30 Hot Wedding Floral Design Tips

30 Hot Wedding Floral Design Tips

30 Hot Wedding Floral Design Tips from our 4 Top Wedding Blogs Photo: Mark Garber Photography Fragrance? Beauty? Connection? Life? Rooms filled with fresh flowers impart a feeling that’s hard to describe. There’s that quiet moment before the wedding guests arrive. When you can look around with satisfaction, seeing the beauty and life your floral designs [...]

Pear Leaf Boutonniere

Pear Leaf Boutonniere

Pear Leaf Boutonniere Flowers & Foliage  5 balls Brunia, Silver3 pods Eryngium Blue Dynamite Blue1 bloom Dendrobium Sabine Purple1 cluster Privet Berry Black1 piece Myrtle1 cluster Viburnum Berries Green Sundries OASIS™ Natural Wrap, Pear LeafOASIS® Floral Adhesive, Tube3 High Bond Adhesive Strips If you enjoyed Pear Leaf Boutonniere Sign up to our newsletter When You Sign [...]

How to Create and Display Circular Wedding Arches

How to Create and Display Circular Wedding Arches

How to Create and Display Circular Wedding Arches How to Create and Display Circular Wedding Arches Photo: Alisha Crossley Photography Wedding gates. Moon gates. Infinity arches. Circular wedding wreaths. Circular wedding arches. Whatever you call them, large circular floral arrangements are topping the wedding charts this year. Which three ways can circular wedding arches be [...]

11 Tips to Get Floral Wedding Garlands Right

11 Tips to Get Floral Wedding Garlands Right

11 Tips to Get Floral Wedding Garlands Right Which floral mechanics make floral wedding garland design and installation easier? What are the strongest choices for creating garlands with reusable individual designs? Which are the favorite flowers for garland? Garlands of fresh flowers and foliages have long been used to decorate mantels, doorways and railings for [...]

Lace and Burlap Napkin Holders

Lace and Burlap Napkin Holders

Lace and Burlap Napkin Holders Combining rustic hessian or burlap with pretty white lace has been a popular choice for wedding decor this year, and these charming napkin holders are just the ticket to bring the trend to your tables. Our gorgeous Lace & Burlap Ribbon gives you the right look in an instant; follow our [...]

Mixed Textures Floral Wedding Bouquet

Mixed Textures Floral Wedding Bouquet

Gold Twist Mixed Textures Floral Wedding Bouquet Flowers & Foliage 4 pods Scabiosa Brown3 blooms Cymbidium Light Pink3 stems Quicksand Beige Roses3 stems Pod Poppy Green3 stems Hypericum Peach 50cm2 stems Hellebores Green2 stem Eryngium Blue Dynamite Blue2 stem Astrantia Rosea2 stems Privet Berry Black1 stem Eucalyptus Seeded Green – leaves removed  

Silver Crystal Boutonniere

Silver Crystal Boutonniere

Silver Crystal Boutonniere Flowers & Foliage 4 balls Brunia, Silver5 Eucalyptus Feather Green leaves3 buds Astrantia Rosea1 pc Eucalyptus seed1 Hypericum berry, Red Sundries Flat Wire, SilverAluminium Wire, SilverOASIS® Floral Adhesive, Tube12mm Diamond Gem, ClearHigh Bond Adhesive, Strips OASIS® Floral stock a wide range of supplies for Professional florists & hobbyists Including a comprehensive range [...]

Roses and Lace Hand Tied Wedding Bouquet

Roses and Lace Hand Tied Wedding Bouquet

Roses and Lace Hand Tied Wedding Bouquet Flowers & Foliage 5 stems Garden Rose, Darcey Hot Pink 5 stems Rose, Pink Mondial Light Pink 5 stems Rose, Sweet Unique Pink 5 stems Rose, Vendela Cream 3 short stems Jasmine, Green Sundries OASIS™ Cotton Lace, Floral Lace, Antique White 24  Corsage Pins, Pink Sign up to [...]

Spring Garden Bouquet

Spring Garden Bouquet

Spring Garden Bouquet Flowers & Foliage 5 pieces Rice-flower Light Pink 4 stems Rose Garden Beatrice Gold 40cm 4 small stems and a bud of Peony Coral 4 stems Tulips, Pink w/ yellow edge 3 stems Rose Amsterdam Salmon 60cm 3 stems Hellebores Green 3 stems Tulips, Yellow 3 stems Viburnum Green 3 stems Hypericum [...]

Orange Rose Floral Wedding Cake Design

Orange Rose Floral Wedding Cake Design

Orange Rose Floral Wedding Cake Design Flowers & Foliage 1 Bunch Orange Spray Roses50 Orange Roses Sundries OASIS™ Flat Wire – Copper12 OASIS™ Midollino Sticks – BlackLOMEY ® Designer Dish – Black   Sign up to our newsletter When You Sign Up you will not only receive our email newsletterspacked full of the latest floral [...]

Two Sphere Wedding Flower Centerpiece

Two Sphere Wedding Flower Centerpiece

 Two Sphere Wedding Flower Centerpiece - White and Pink Flowers & Foliage 13 Roses16 Garden Roses7 Hydrangea11 Stems Spray Roses14 Stems Ranunculus1 Bunch Lambs Ear Sundries OASIS® Floral Foam Shape, 8″ Standing SphereOASIS® Floral Foam Shape, 6″ Standing SphereOASIS™ Mega Beaded Wire – IvoryOASIS™ Brooch – Single Pearl Round Two Sphere Wedding Flower Centerpiece is [...]

Floral Photo Booth Frame

Floral Photo Booth Frame

Floral Photo Booth Frame A wedding day is all about making memories to last a lifetime, and having a photo booth has become a popular way of both entertaining guests and also capturing some memorable pictures. So hiring a professional photo booth can be one option, but when the budget is tight, a DIY wedding booth [...]

Don’t Wilt!

Don’t Wilt!

Don’t Wilt! How Fresh Flowers Can Survive Hot Wedding Days Don’t Wilt! How Fresh Flowers Can Survive Hot Wedding Days When it’s so hot groomsmen chill their jackets in a walk-in cooler, can you keep fresh wedding flowers cool? This was the challenge facing three floral pros at a September wedding south of San Jose [...]

15 Things You Need to Know About 2018 Wedding Trends

15 Things You Need to Know About 2018 Wedding Trends

15 Things You Need to Know About 2018 Wedding Trends Today’s couples, even those far from any fashion center, can easily see wedding trends online. They want to know you’re familiar with the 2018 wedding trend they like and can customize their flowers with their personal style. Photos: International Floral Distributors (IFD) / Michael Skaff [...]

Heart of Roses Wedding Bouquet

Heart of Roses Wedding Bouquet

Heart of Roses Wedding Bouquet Design Flowers & Foliage 3 Bunch Spray Roses Sundries 2 OASIS® Floral Foam Shapes – HeartOASIS™  Flat Wire – Gold1/2 Roll OASIS™ Mega Beaded Wire – IvoryOASIS™ Button Wire – Ivory  Looking for some inspiration for your next floral creation? We have put together a collection of Stunning Floral Arrangements [...]

Carnations and Satin Ribbon Floral Pew Marker

Carnations and Satin Ribbon Floral Pew Marker

Carnations and Satin Ribbon Floral Pew Marker Flowers & Foliage 25 Carnations1 Pom Pon Bunch5 Spray Roses Sundries OASIS® Floral Foam Netted Sphere – 12cm″OASIS® Double-Sided TapeRibbon

Lily and Swirling Wire Floral Bouquet

Lily and Swirling Wire Floral Bouquet

Lily and Swirling Wire Floral Bouquet Design Flowers & Foliage 4 Orchids5 Orchids with Stems8 Gerbera Daisies3 Purple Dendrobium Orchids4 Orange Spray Rose Stems6 Pink Mini Calla Lillies5 Purple Statice1 Aspidistra Leaf Sundries OASIS® Bouquet Holder OASIS™ Flat Wire – PurpleOASIS® Floral Adhesive

Gerbera Daisy Boutonniere

Gerbera Daisy Boutonniere

Gerbera Daisy Boutonniere  Gerbera Daisy Boutonniere  Flowers & Foliage 1 Miniature Gerbera Daisy, Orange1 Hypericum berry, Red1 Curly Willow tip1 Myrtle tip4 Leucadendron Safari Sunset Red leaf tips Sundries OASIS™  Flat Wire, GoldOASIS™ Natural Wrap, MossOASIS® Floral Adhesive, TubeAdhesive, Strips OASIS® Floral stock a wide range of supplies for professional florists & hobbyists. Including a [...]

Cinderella Wedding Floral Arrangements

Cinderella Wedding Floral Arrangements

Cinderella Wedding Floral Arrangements Cinderella Table Wedding Floral Arrangements Flower High Heel  Flowers & Foliage 6 stems green Dendrobium Singapore Long (medium – small blooms only)3 Succulent-Cut Aeonium Green1 stem Riceflower Light Pink4 balls Berzillia Baubles Green9 Leucadendron Safari Sunset Red leaves (glued back of heel below succulents) Sundries OASIS® Floral Foam Shape, High Heel1 [...]

Wedding Floral Sign Decor

Wedding Floral Sign Decor

Wedding Floral Sign Decor A colourful design adds a special touch to a welcome sign. Turning a boring blackboard into a  eye catching Floral Design. Flowers & Foliage  1 stem Cymbidium Light Pink9 stems Carnation Green6 stems green Dendrobium Singapore Long3 stems Quicksand Beige Roses3 stems Leucadendron Safari Sunset Red3 stems Hypericum Green1 stem Ruscus [...]

Pink Gerbera Floral Wedding Cake

Pink Gerbera Floral Wedding Cake

Pink Gerbera Floral Wedding Cake Design Let this modern design Pink Gerbera Floral Wedding Cake inspire you. The combination of Flowers and wire help to create texture. Pink Gerberas add a definite pop of colour. Furthermore the Yellow Craspedia and Orange Spray Roses are a contrast complimenting the pink. Flowers & Foliage 8 Stems Pink [...]

Candles Wedding Floral Centerpiece

Candles Wedding Floral Centerpiece

Candles Wedding Floral Centerpiece Rose, Kale and Candles Wedding Floral Centerpiece The combination of pastel coloured flowers and a variety of textures together create elegant results. Who knew Kale could look so pretty. Let this Centrepiece be inspiration for your next design. Flowers & Foliage  20 Roses6 Hydrangea5 Stems Peonies6 Stems Spray Roses6 Stems Dusty [...]

Sunny Matrimony bouquet

Sunny Matrimony bouquet

Sunny Matrimony bouquet The cultural threads of Asia weave their way through this bouquet.  Yellow Cymbidiums conjure up sun-drenched days and heat while the palest of pink Roses symbolise humility. Prosperity and good health are promised by the beautifully round, red Hypericum berries then an offering to Buddha may be seen in the Jasmine garland. Start [...]

Twirls of Love Bouquet

Twirls of Love Bouquet

Twirls of Love - Vibrant parallel lines of decorative wire contrast perfectly with delicate trails of Spanish moss. STEP ONE Begin this design by twisting four pieces of Aluminium Wire together to make 60cm strips. Wrap them with Olive green Metallic wire for contrast followed by gold Pearls on Reel for texture. STEP TWO Curl [...]

Artistic (and Practical) Cake Runner

Artistic (and Practical) Cake Runner

Artistic (and Practical) Cake Runner How an Open Mind Created an Artistic (and Practical) Cake Runner August 7, 2018 By Sharon McGukin Photo: Mark Garber Photography When the wedding’s in a museum, your designs should be artistic. When the bride is your daughter and an artist, expectations can escalate. And when the most visible arrangement in the [...]

Whimsical Posy

Whimsical Posy

Whimsical Posy Follow the 3 simple steps below to create this Whimsical wedding posy. Pretty  bouquets are so easy to create for a DIY wedding.  With a touch of decorative lace ribbon you can really create a simply beautiful vintage flower posy that will suit flower girls and bridesmaids alike. Give this super quick design [...]

Ring of Roses – Pomander Ball

Ring of Roses – Pomander Ball

Ring of Roses - Pomander Ball Pretty as a picture this fragrant pomander of Roses and Gypsophila will delight a little bridesmaid at a summer wedding. Carry the theme through by hanging clusters of the OASIS® Netted Spheres above the wedding table and then decorate the backs of chairs with the hanging designs to give [...]

Delicious Daydreams Floral Recipe

Delicious Daydreams Floral Recipe

Delicious Daydreams  Translucent trails of pale coloured beads and foliage give a floaty fairy tail finish. Jasmine flowers have been threaded onto wire before inserting into an OASIS Floral Foam Netted Sphere. They trail in tandem with Pearls on Reel that similarly fall from a sphere that has been coated in Asparagus fern before being [...]

Bold and Beautiful

Bold and Beautiful

Bold and Beautiful  Bold and Beautiful Playful palms extend the boundaries of this bouquet to form a tropical halo. The collar is made first by unrolling silver Aluminium Wire and scrunching it into a large flat circular disc before attaching to the bouquet holder with florist wire. While one side of the bouquet has been [...]

Cosmopolitan Connection Bouquet Guide

Cosmopolitan Connection Bouquet Guide

Cosmopolitan Connection Bouquet Guide Opposite ends of the colour spectrum create a multicultural effect. Weddings are often a melting pot of cultures. This bridesmaid's design has been constructed to complement the Bouquet Swirls & Curls. Roses in pink, peach and purple sit harmoniously with vibrant blue Delphiniums and fragrant Lavender. A floral rainbow. *Designer: Richard [...]

Red for Romance Floral Recipe

Red for Romance Floral Recipe

Red for Romance Floral Recipe Allow vibrant Gerberas to leap out of a pastel bouquet for a racy result. Surrounding the design are five wire petals. Each petal began with 120cm of Aluminium Wire that was folded in half then twisted to form a strand and bound with Pearl on Reel. The five separate strands [...]

Nest of Happiness Bouquet

Nest of Happiness Bouquet

Both designs share a circular centre containing similar flowers with elements like gum leaves and coconut fibre repeated in the frames.

All the Tips you need on Floral Garland

All the Tips you need on Floral Garland

Create Flower Arrangements & adornments All the Tips you need on Floral Garland use this garland to create flower arrangements and also adornments. Where the foam provides support and a water source to the stems inserted into it. In addition the netting helps keep your design secure. Create a beautiful tablescape or over doorways and hanging [...]