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Making flowers sexy?

So… this landed in my inbox the other day and I haven’t been quite sure what to do about it. It came from celebrity florist Larry Walshe, and while it’s not strictly about wedding flowers it certainly got me thinking. Can flowers be sexy?

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Let’s rephrase the question: can flowers be sexy just on their own, without pants? Should flowers be sexy, or should they just be flowers? Can flowers be sexist?

I have to confess the email (which I’ve included below, to be fair to Larry and his PR team!) stayed in my inbox for a week or so. I’ve returned to it over and over, wondering whether to share… so here you go. Thank you Larry Walshe! It has probably brightened a few Wednesday afternoons around the UK 😉

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A sexy online bouquet collection from Celebrity Florist Larry Walshe

Critically acclaimed florist, Larry Walshe launches a luxurious range of beautiful bouquets to purchase online for delivery nationwide.

Conceived and designed in London, most of the bouquets in this capsule collection play reference to their source of inspiration with names of locations and areas throughout the Capital.

Larry Walshe comments:  “With a reputation for excellence, each of our glorious designs are created using a veritable tapestry of the freshest flowers sourced from the finest growers to provide a range of designs to suit all occasions and celebrations.”

Lovingly hand crafted in the studios of celebrity florist Larry Walshe, every online luxury bouquet is expertly created by one of our wonderful team and presented in our signature white box along with our branded ribbon and a handwritten card.

Larry Walshe comments:  “When creating this new service, we wanted to offer something luxurious, fresh & exciting.  We feel this beautiful capsule collection has enabled us to explore the use of colour and create detailed designs which offer a fashionable and contemporary perspective.”

http://shop.larrywalshe.com

Claire Gould

Claire spends her days writing - either in beautiful calligraphy or online. She lives on the edge of the English Lake District only minutes away from the beach, where she loves to escape and unwind. Claire's calligraphy can be found at www.byMoonandTide.com. Claire launched the English Wedding Blog in November 2009 - it's been a top 10 UK wedding blog ever since, with a regional focus we hope you LOVE.

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