Month: September 2015

Flower arranging tricks and tips

Over the years Big Little Things have been florists based in Shropshire, and we’ve learnt a few tricks and tips to help cut flowers last longer and stay in the best condition they can be. Today we thought we’d share some with you; so when you next receive a delivery of a special bouquet or treat yourself to a bunch or two, you’ll be able to enjoy your blooms for longer!       1. Instantly hydrate Make sure you put the flowers in water as soon as you get them home. Fill buckets (or the sink!) with tepid water, add floral preservative, and...

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Imaginative wedding table setting ideas

Whether you’re planning a traditional or contemporary reception, add the final finishing touches to your big day from these wedding table setting ideas. Whether you’re imagining romantic wedding table centrepieces or simple wedding table flowers, dress your table in style – whatever your budget. Remember the little detail are a big deal on your wedding day! A cluster of lavender sprigs tucked into a crisp white napkin adds a rustic touch to all-white table linen and crockery. You could also have pots of lavender as an alternative to a traditional floral table display. Don’t just keep flowers for the wedding table; they...

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