Haute couture blooms...
A look at our work at the Brown Thomas Spring Summer show & how the recent Parisian haute couture shows transport their guests to fantasy environments to frame the beautifully crafted clothing with an extra treat to see how the Dries Van Noten catwalk set filled with floral taxidermy was made...
Tips for your big day of love blooms
A big congratulations to all the newly engaged lovers out there and here's a few tips for the first step in considering your wedding flowers to be...it's all about enjoying the planning of your big day of love!
Our Westbury Christmas
As we all celebrate our Christmas times, here's how we made The Westbury Hotel so festive and full of seasonal joy with the best nutcrackers, decorations and trees in town with a most divinely fragrant wall of winter pine to greet you with a smile...
Our crafty Christmas Tips to bring you joy
Christmas home dressing should really be a joy so here’s my top tips for dressing with decadence minus the late night disasters…the rule is no more tears.
Make your own Wreath
A step by step of how to make that decadent door wreath to create neighbour envy on your street.
- Saying goodbye to the late summer sunflowers
Ruth & Ultan visit the Chelsea Flower Show & chat to Gold Medal winner Paul Martin too
Ruth & Ultan visit the Chelsea Flower Show, meet Paul Martin Gold Medal Winner and get inspired by all the passion for blooms and all that grow...
Ruth in Horticulture Connected now
Ruth recently was interviewed by Horticulture Connected about Appassionata & how it works, the lack of indigenous flower growing in Ireland and the latest happenings in Irish floristry...
An interior shoot we loved our part of
We are always delighted to be asked to showcase our work for editorials & shoots but we were especially thrilled when Roisin from Kingston Lafferty Design asked us to be involved in her personality filled home shoot for Image Interiors, a shoot filled with stylishly planted pieces and simply bound blooms & foliage.
Appassionata Loves Spring
Appassionata Flowers really does love Spring & Ranunculas are the best.
Flowering fashiony shows and more
One of my favourite pastimes is to watch the Haute Couture, luxury interior and all things aesthetic in a show to see the wonderful way flowers are used to enhance, to accessorise, to create talking points and I thought I should share favourite moments from the last few weeks...
Book our Flower School Masterclass Saturday 23rd of May!
A One Day Flower Master Class - Saturday 23rd May For anyone who wants to bring their love of flower design and artistry to the next level, this course is the perfect. fit. This one day course is tailored for anyone who loves flowers and would love to know different ways to work with them. Perfect to do on your own, to bring a friend along to and a great way to discover what you can achieve with b...
LOVE.....VALENTINE'S DAY IS SATURDAY THE 14TH OF FEBRUARY - only around the corner!
The Day of Love fast approaches like a stealthy lover who wants to fully celebrate amour this Valentine's Day on Saturday the 14th of February. All Love orders being taken from now on for delivery, pickup and love giving. Our true love portfolio is here to see & available to shop online so you can decide what kind of romance you feel like giving this year.
And we say Happy Weddingtime to all you newly engaged folk out there!
And we say Happy Weddingtime to all you newly engaged folk out there! We have just updated our flower portfolio with beautiful big day blooms we made to celebrate weddings and love celebrations of all shapes & sizes.