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Nadina Hughes

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Education Flowers

The Comprehensive History of Flower Arranging

The Egyptian Period ca. 2800 BCE – 28 BCE Ancient Egyptian floristry is one of the four types of historical floristry that make up the Classical Period of design style. It was discovered through wall and tomb decorations and…

Halloween Flowers
Flowers Trends & Occasions

Halloween Flowers Melbourne

The night of October the 31st is Halloween, this night is finally starting to trend in Melbourne. Melburnians unite! Let us help you decorate your ‘Hell-bourne’ abode by adding some Halloween flowers throughout your haunted house. Check out our cool Halloween…

Business News

Introducing – Bloom Treats

Welcome to our fun, delicious and eye-pleasing range of Bloom Treats Satisfy: We have some beautiful bold native flowers in Australia and we also have some really nice chocolates. Aussie natives contrasted with the smoothness of soft Mar’s Bars…


40 of the worlds weirdest flowers

In the world of floristry beauty is an everyday thing, but as with most things in life, beauty is often in the eye of the beholder. Flowers Across Melbourne scoured the globe to find the weirdest flowers in the…

Givr Charity Program

November Givr Update

It’s now been over two months since we launched Givr – a charitable way to acknowledge ordinary (and extraordinary) friends, family, strangers, and groups doing wonderful things. All I can say is wow! We’ve been blown away by the nominations we’ve received…


Combining Two Great Gifts – Flowers and Chocolates

Deep within the FAM labs over the past few weeks we’ve been tinkering away, putting together some exciting new arrangements for the website, and we think we’ve come up with pretty much the perfect combo (seriously, why didn’t we think…


Edible Spring Flowers

What comes to mind when you think of spring: a transition to warmer and drier temperatures; pink, yellow and red starbursts of colour; salad vegetables, fruits and berries galore? Spring is traditionally a time to celebrate rebirth and growth,…

Givr Charity Program


Today, we’re launching Givr. A way to give something to someone who may not have otherwise received it. It’s totally free, it’s a lot of fun and it’s all about giving! We’re in the business of giving – if…


Ordering flowers, it doesn’t have to be this hard!

Recently I had to order flowers online for my sister-in-law who lives in Toowoomba – and because I like to practice what I preach by using a local florist like yours truly instead of relying on the big relay companies…