Confetti Days

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Every second Sunday of May, we are reminded of our debt: mother’s day.It’s a debt alright; you are around, fed and educated because your mother ins...

Greeting Cards

Greeting Cards

Handmade designs, hand written calligraphy, folding cards – we have them all. Especially 3D folding cards can be fun: laundry lines, hearts, carous...

The Smells of the Holiday Season

The Smells of the Holiday Season

t is 23 October and, unsurprisingly (surprisingly?? fortunately? unfortunately??), it's nearly time for the Christmas holidays... nearly. We don't really mean for you to break out the baubles and tinsel... yet. 

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Getting Even on Mother's Day

Getting Even on Mother's Day

Smother her in sweetness until she can’t lift her sticky little feet.

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...

Brownies

Brownies

Brownies have a curious reputation. We speak of earning “brownie points.” As far as I am concerned this can only mean everybody likes his brownie: ...