(We apologise in advance for the mushy nature of this post!) When it comes to impressing your Valentine, roses are always a good choice! And when it comes to showing you appreciate the romantic gesture, keeping those babies alive for longer is a nice way to do so. Here’s a few tips we’ve put together to help you make your bouquet blossoming until the end of February. Firstly, you need to put your flowers in water as soon as you get them,… Read more »

wild flowers

Here at Bloomsday as we dust off the cobwebs and dream about the warmer months ahead, we can’t help but think of what flower trends are big for spring and summer weddings in 2015. When it comes to your spring/summer wedding, there’s often a big emphasis on the flowers…but of course! With much more choice from springtime onwards, there’s really no excuse to neglect this very important area of your wedding planning. And we might be biased, but it’s the… Read more »

  Valentine’s Giveaway! We are giving away a fantastic Valentine package…a bouquet of one dozen long stemmed red roses beautifully arranged and wrapped, along with a box of Lily O’Brien’s Irish chocolates, and a pair of rose glass stud earrings and rose resin ring by Ruby Robin Boutique! A wonderful gift for your honey bunny or hoard it all for yourself! Simply LIKE Bloomsday Flowers and SHARE the image on Facebook to enter! Click on the Facebook link in the… Read more »

I’ve been pinning loads of gorgeous spring flower bouquets lately, here are some beautiful specimens to inspire you! 1. Petite bouquet of sweet peas in shades of pink with a pop of colour from orange roses, as seen on The Brides Cafe. 2. Jug of tulips, roses, hyacinths, and almond blossom from decor8.com. 3. Tied bunch of tulips and hyacinths in vintage tones from oncewed.com.

Time to start preparing for the big day!  Lots of orders coming in for Valentine’s Day, next Tuesday 14 February.  Delight your sweetheart with a big bouquet of fresh flowers and enjoy the benefits and privileges of being their Valentine:)   This year we are featuring “Freedom” roses from Colombia, a beautiful, long-lasting rose with deep red petals.  Order a dozen roses, fully dressed with gysophilia and eucolyptus, aqua-packed and boxed for a stunning presentation at $60.  Also a big… Read more »

Saw this gorgeous wedding featured on weddingblog.ie…a vintage style wedding all themed around the bride’s vintage wedding dress, that had originally been her mam’s.  A sweet idea, especially because it’s a gorgeous dress! Loved her simple bouquet of all white peonies…if you’re getting married in May or June, you’ve got to have peonies.  We’ve had brides get married in May or June just to have peonies. The bridesmaids carried pretty bouquets of pale pink roses (I’m guessing Sweet Avalanche) with… Read more »

Valentine’s Day is nearly upon us, just as we exhale after the busy Christmas period, time to get out the red ribbons again! We are looking forward to a busy weekend, as lots of couples celebrate early to take advantage of the weekend, and then our busiest day of the year, February 14th falling on Monday this year. We have bought in red roses from Ecuador again this year, a variety called ‘Freedom’, which is long lasting with a traditional… Read more »