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A Glimpse From A Distant Past

A Glimpse From A Distant Past

  Almost every day we hear in the news of endangered species – meaning animals. But this applies to plants and flowers as well. The main cause for ...

When Fresh Flowers Go Bye Bye

When Fresh Flowers Go Bye Bye

We've all been there. Someone really wonderful was excessively thoughtful and sent you the most ravishing bouquet of the season's finest blooms. Yo...

Gifts for No Reason At All!

Gifts for No Reason At All!

Aren't they just the best? Maybe it's the surprise and how it catches you unexpectedly. Perhaps it's knowing that someone is thinking of you even ...

Trend Alert - Wine-Coloured Flowers

Trend Alert - Wine-Coloured Flowers

So, we’ve decided to bring you trend alerts from time to time regarding all things in the flower world: from bang on season colours and textures, o...

Useful Links

Useful Links

  In case you wish to send flowers to someone abroad, say in California, we recommend Leaf & Clay, and in the UK The blue Carrot. In New York ...

Crazy About Cotton

Crazy About Cotton

September spells the start of cotton boll season again. For months, we have managed to tide over our customers with the fluffy stuff (with some int...

Preserved Flowers Q&A

Preserved Flowers Q&A

Here's a little Q&A with Dawn on preserved flora, drying techniques and what makes our product a little different from the rest of the pack. Al...

Being Your Valentine

Being Your Valentine

It is coming. We are still celebrating Chinese New Year – but Valentine’s is waiting for you at the end of it: the question! THE QUESTION! What do ...

Fresh or artificial? The ramblings of a puzzled man…

Fresh or artificial? The ramblings of a puzzled man…

Lately, a still unmarried man walked in and asked if we could preserve the bridal bouquet after his wedding? What he meant to have was a lasting me...

Getting Ready for Chinese New Year

Getting Ready for Chinese New Year

Christmas and New Year is already a matter of the past. It is 2017 and a not-at-all “trumped” up feeling of foreboding. We all feel it — the econom...

Our Move

Our Move

So if you've been following us on social media, you'll know that we are no longer at Kampong Glam. We are now rather cheerfully ensconced in the Ba...

Prolonging the Life of Your Flowers

Prolonging the Life of Your Flowers

Only ten minutes ago, somebody came into our shop — a young man with a strong American accent, who clocked me as being British, and asked whether w...