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2016 RockStar Florists Finalists: Judge’s Selections, Round Seven

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Well, the 2016 RockStar Florists entries are all in and our judges have now completed the difficult task of choosing their RockStar Florists finalists from the total pool of entries. Read on to the final picks from all 3 of our expert judges… In the 2016 RockStar Florists competition we have 3 expert judges and mentors, Holly, Mel & Julia-rose, all bone-fide floral …

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2016 RockStar Florists Finalists: Judge’s Selections, Round Four

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Well, the 2016 RockStar Florists entries are all in and the competition is now CLOSED to new entries! Now, over 9 days (from November 2nd to the 10th) our judges will be doing the difficult work of choosing their RockStar Florists finalists from the total pool of entries. Read on to see Holly’s next 3 selections…  In the 2016 RockStar Florists …

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Fabulous Floral Creations From Our ‘RockStar Florists’ Competition Entrants!

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Our three expert judges certainly have their work cut out for them with all the high-end floral design talent on show in this years’ Rockstar Florists Competition! Read on to see our fave picks this week. Two-and-a-bit weeks into our 2016 ‘RockStar Florists’ Competition and our inboxes are officially flooded with hundreds of jaw-droppingly gorgeous entries. In each of the three …

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Wedding Cakes With Flowers: Our Fave Styles & Top Tips

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To give your guests a collective sugar high while at the same time showcasing your on-trend style and impeccable taste, decorate your wedding cake with flowers. Whether you’re into towering, fondant lacquered extravaganzas overflowing with fresh blooms, or rustic naked cakes with feature flowers, there is sure to be a wedding cake and flower combination that perfectly matches your overall …

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Remember Them With These Traditional ANZAC Day Flowers

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Waking up in the still hours before dawn, listening to the haunting notes of the Last Post played by a lone soldier, standing shoulder to shoulder with soldiers, school kids and war vets, observing a minute’s silence. Whenever you think of ANZAC Day, images like these spring immediately to mind. And amongst the many rituals and customs that make up ANZAC Day …

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45 Easter Flower Table Centrepiece Ideas

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While the hot cross buns and lamb roast are traditionally considered the main fare, Easter isn’t just about food. Or gorging on foil wrapped chocolate eggs. Or catching a few extra zzz’s on all 4 days of the long weekend. Although these are all good things, Easter is also about crafting festive decorations for your home, and one of the …

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The Clueless Dude’s Guide To Buying Flowers For Valentine’s Day

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It’s that time of year again gents. That single day of the year that determines how successful you’ve been at your job of boyfriend/fiancé/husband for the entire year. Sure, there was that amazing holiday you surprised her with, the uber-expensive birthday gift you splurged on, and the time you ordered a bottle of her favourite wine at dinner instead of …

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Chinese New Year Decorations and Flowers (For Good Luck and Prosperity)

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  Chinese New Year marks the start of the Lunar calendar year, and is always an exhilarating, joyous, and colourful occasion. The 2-week (ish) long festival is synonymous with fireworks, sparklers, and lion dances with drums, but it’s also a time filled with meaning, where families come together to share a meal, give the house a thorough clean to sweep away any misfortune before the New Year starts, …