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Flowers for Father's Day? Why not?

Do you have a go-to Father’s Day gift? Maybe it’s a Bunnings voucher, or some form of your father figure’s favourite alcohol. Personally, my siblings and I like to give our Dad mint-flavoured lifesavers (I’m sure that hasn’t gotten old since he first mentioned he liked them over 15 years ago! Sorry Da.).    A few months ago I put together a blog detailing 8 Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day, without any issue coming up with that many suggestions. So, when I came to write an equivalent blog for Father’s Day (aware that my standard gift could do with some revising), I was left feeling a little puzzled as to why those suggestions weren’t flowing out of me, and further...

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DIY Bouquet Workshop In A Box

So you’ve been wanting to try your hand at floristry. There are so many courses out there but you don’t know what to choose and you don’t really want to commit to a long course and let’s face it, these courses can be a bit pricey. We’ve been asked time and time again if we run courses, and although (unfortunately) we don’t, we do have this simple, fun, and easy solution for you. Introducing East End Flower Market’s DIY bouquet in a Box. Sounds pretty cool, huh? We supply you with everything you need, and you just get your creative hat on. It’s a flower workshop in a box, essentially. It’s not like putting furniture together, we promise. There won’t...

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Cymbidium Orchid

Cymbidium Orchid     East End Flower Market is known for our lush green indoor foliage plants and bright, long lasting bouquets but did you know that for a limited time we now have a combination of the two. A little bit classy and a little bit elegant, when you’re on the hunt for a flowering indoor plants look no further than the Cymbidium Orchid. In store, we currently have two stunning colours, pastel and burgundy. Not only are they the perfect statement piece for any hall way, dining table or bed side table they are also super hardy and easy to look after Win, Win!!! Here are a few handy tips to keeping your orchid happy and healthy;  ...

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History of the popular Flower Crown

   It’s no surprise that flower crowns are super popular at the moment. You would of noticed that people wear them for just about anything these days. Most of us know that wearing flower crowns is the latest fashion accessory for hens parties, baby showers and most popular weddings. Its vintage- look has been traced back to the ancient civilizations. Come with us as EEFM goes through the history of flower crowns…   The Ancient Greek Flower Crown Flower Crowns were common in ancient Greece and were popular to wear to honor the gods. If you think about Julius Caesar, he was rocking the laurel flower crown. Laurel wreaths as they were known as, were awarded to army conquerors to...

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The Perfect Birthday Gift

  Birthdays.. a magical expression of time and accomplishment for one’s life - and a possible time for stress over what to buy someone as the perfect gift!   The perfect gift is obviously based on the person, their likes, avoiding dislikes, and making that person feel special on their special day in a way that is truly catered to them!   I’d love to read the mind of my family, friends, and significant other to know exactly what I could give them or do for them that would make their birthday better each year, but unfortunately, I haven’t mastered that ability just yet!   To lend a helping hand I have put together a small list of the ‘perfect...

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