Easy summer arrangement

Published August 21, 2013

At this time of year, hydrangea bushes are full of blooms. If you are fortunate enough to have a few of these lovely bushes in your garden, then you may want to put together this easy table arrangement for your... Continue reading →

Wintery White Wreath

Published December 19, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1851" align="alignright" width="217"] Use a mixture of fresh and artificial greens and berries for your wreath.[/caption] The holidays are one of the most colourful times of year, so why limit yourself to traditional red and green for your holiday... Continue reading →

Paula Pryke Flower School Installment

Published November 18, 2012

I can honestly say that in my experience there is nothing quite like riding the London tube in the early morning rush hour. Next to a penny under a train, this was the worst squish I could ever imagine. However,... Continue reading →

Flower Ball

[caption id="attachment_1782" align="alignright" width="200"] Be sure to secure the ball with the wire ahead of time to ensure it will hold. The ball will be quite heavy once wet and full of roses.[/caption] This is one of the easiest ideas... Continue reading →

Holiday Hostess Gift Ideas: Candy Cane Red Rose Arrangement

Published November 17, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1546" align="alignright" width="271"] Dollar Store Candy Canes may be transformed into a beautiful arrangement with roses from your local grocery store.[/caption] Bottles of wine and chocolates are nice, but why not try something new this year when planning your... Continue reading →


[caption id="attachment_1759" align="alignright" width="225"] Large styrofoam balls may be found at Michaels Crafts[/caption] Mistletoe Kissing under the mistletoe is a custom that has been around for many years. The mistletoe is still hung today at Christmas and the story is... Continue reading →

Paula Pryke Flower School Photos

Published November 15, 2012

Here are a couple more photos from the school. Continue reading →

Beautiful Mother's Day Arrangement (or other occasion)

Published November 07, 2012

[caption id="attachment_1664" align="alignright" width="199"] Try to coordinate your flowers with your jelly beans...gorgeous![/caption] Mother's Day Bouquet   Have you given any thought as to what you would like to get your Mom this year for Mother's Day? Why not put... Continue reading →

Mother's Day Lunch Place Setting Idea

Mother's Day Lunch   This year treat your mother to an intimate lunch gathering in her honor. A small get together with the family or perhaps a few of her close friends would surely put a smile on her face.... Continue reading →

Mason Jar Garden Ornaments

[caption id="attachment_1658" align="alignright" width="198"] Any kind of metal garden stick would work fine for this idea.[/caption] Mason Jar Garden Ornaments   Decorate your garden this summer with these pretty garden luminaries. Mason jars are available at your local grocery store... Continue reading →