Have you ever thought about creating your own wedding bouquet from fresh flowers that you have picked yourself? I was really interested to read about Blooming Green, based near Maidstone in Kent, who offer a great way to create your own wedding bouquet.
Blooming Green grow organic seasonal flowers that you can pick at their special pick-your-own sessions. For £10 you can fill a container with fresh flowers and foliage to take home and arrange.
If you want to learn how to make a hand-tied bouquet, a buttonhole or a table arrangement, then you can learn the tricks of the trade at one of Blooming Green's Friday afternoon workshops.
♥ Buttonhole workshops: May 8 & Sept 18 (2-4pm) £30 (Flowers and materials included)
♥ Vase workshop – May 22 & Aug 14 (2-4pm) £35 (Flowers and materials included)
♥ Hand-tied bouquet – June 5 & Sept 25 (2-4pm) £40 (Flowers and materials included)
The Blooming Green plot is open every Friday from 12-4pm from July 3 – October, as well as Saturday mornings on July 11, Aug 8 and September 12.