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What is the Language of Flowers?

The Language of Flowers   Like just about anything throughout history, different varieties of flowers have had lots of varied and interesting associations. Here at EEFM, we don’t think too much about this sort of thing, and believe that you can send any of our products, for any occasion – it’s the sentiment that counts! We like to create using what looks best and looks most interesting, but a little history lesson never hurt!   One of our favourite flowers here at EEFM is the Chrysanthemum. Not only do they come in a fantastic range of colours, but they last a really long time as well.  The chrysanthemum is the November birth flower, and the 13thwedding anniversary flower. We at...

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How to take an instagram worthy photo of your EEFM blooms!

How to take an Instagram worthy photo of your EEFM blooms!   We are lucky to work somewhere that provides us with a million photo opportunities every day, and we like to think we have definitely mastered the art of taking the perfect floral IG photo.   We love to see where our beautiful flowers end up, and enjoy getting to look through the photos East End Flower Market is tagged in. So, how to take the perfect Insta-worthy shot of your beautiful blooms? The most important thing with any photo is the lighting! Natural light will always make your EEFM blooms pop in a photo, so try and find somewhere, inside or out, that has beautiful natural lighting. Try...

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Fun Facts about Cotton

Fun Facts About Cotton There are 52 different species of cotton Cotton is related to the hibiscus family The plant flowers pink and cream flowers first then they drop after pollination and the cotton grows They grow in 1 metre shrubs Cotton fibres are actually hollow but too miniscule to see The warmer the weather the faster cotton grows Cotton is grown in 100 different countries The widest produced natural fibre Cotton is one of our most requested dried flowers! We sell cotton for $15 per stem! As soon as we get it in store it flies out the doors - We put it down to the uniqueness and lasting forever. Cotton is such a statement piece in a beautiful vessel...

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Thank you from EEFM!

Mother’s Day 2019 is now done and dusted. The gang at EEFM have had our rest days and are now feeling refreshed and ready to tackle what is sure to be a big year for EEFM!   On behalf of the EEFM team we just wanted to take the opportunity to say a massive thank you for being apart of our Mothers Day 2019. As you may be aware we always celebrate our Mother Figures at EEFM. Not everyone has that “traditional” mum so we like to be inclusive of all motherly types, whether it be your dad, grandma, sister, cousin or friend. For me my Mum past away 6 years ago to cancer, funnily enough she was also a florist...

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Happy Mother’s Day to all Mother Figures

Here at East End Flower Market we like to do things a little differently. We love taking the traditional and spinning it on its head. That’s why this year East End Flower Market wants to celebrate ALL MOTHER FIGURE! We think that there is so much more to being a mum than the biological side of it. Now no shade here to the tradition and the word ‘Mother’ but we think that there are so many people in our lives that support us in different, special and important ways that they deserve a look in when it comes to celebrating the Mother Figure in YOUR life.   There is no such thing as a normal family, just take a look...

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