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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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How to write a Birthday card message

Writing birthday messages is something that most of us will do countless times in a year. And while sometimes it can feel like the right words just flow with ease, I’m sure we can all recall a time when the task has felt a little more challenging. Times when you feel like you’re prattling off the same message you’ve used time and time again, perhaps even to this same recipient? Hopefully not!   Well if your regular lines are feeling a little dusty, we’ve gathered a few suggestions of phrases you could include, which might even be new-to -you, or, more importantly, to your recipient.   Here are some examples of potential phrases you could include in a birthday card...

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How to dry out your EEFM flowers

If you want to get the most bang for your buck and feel like getting a bit creative, then you could try drying out your lovely blooms from EEFM. There’s a few different ways to dry out flowers but from experience the natives usually give the best results.   A quick technique that can be done in minutes, involves the microwave and some cat litter which is handy if you already have those things but if you’re happy to be more patient with the drying out process, simply using an old heavy book can create pressed dried flowers. These can then be framed to create artwork and produce many other nick knacks. Just place individual flowers inside a book page...

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Why a Rubber Tree is your next best purchase!

 Nestled in the concrete jungle that is Adelaide CBD, East End Flower Market can be spotted from a mile away with its wide selection of lush, indoor plants that spill out onto the footpath. Along with our favourite plant friends which include the fiddle leaf fig, snake plant and monstera EEFM has something a little bit different, but we know you’ll love it. Introducing the Ficus Rubber Tree! Available in various colours, however we are currently stocking the Burgundy Ficus. With its large dark glossy leaves this Ficus is guaranteed to bring a pop of unexpected colour to your home.   Here are 4 tips to make sure your Ficus thrives in its new home!   To encourage growth and...

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