• flowers,  Home Decor

    Flowers-In-A-Box

    Flowers In A Box Springtime in Israel is beautiful. When I was traveling there two weeks ago, I saw so many pretty gorgeous-looking flowers blooming everywhere – from the sidewalk to the bushes along the roadside. I just wish that we could have wild roses and lavender growing everywhere in Singapore. Our streets would smell more pleasant with the natural floral fragrance. As of now, we could only visit the Flower Dome at Gardens by The Bay to admire the beauty of flowers or purchase exotic flowers from floral boutiques or florists. Recently, I received a box of lovely flowers from Floral Garage Singapore, and it includes some exotic flowers…

  • Eco-friendly,  flowers,  Home Decor

    Flower Care with Floraison Studio

    Flower Care For my previous bouquets, my mother is usually the one to trim the flowers and change the water. But this time, I decided to do it myself just to find out which types of flowers last longer and how much time it takes to maintain the flowers each day. I first remove all the paper wrappings carefully so that I could recycle them or reuse as gift wrappers. Thankfully, Floraison uses minimal paper wrappings and these wrappings, including the strings, are reusable. The base of the flower stalks are usually wrapped with damp cotton wool and are secured with a plastic wrap and some scotch tape.  To remove…

  • flowers,  Home Decor

    The Flower Language

    Sending flowers to someone is akin to sending a message as flowers are infused with symbols and meaning. When you receive exotic flowers like tulip from someone, what is the messenger trying to imply? I had just received a customised bouquet from Litte Flower Hut.  It consists a medley of Veronica, Rose, Ranunculus, Tulip, and Green bell. It looks amazing, but I wonder what it meant. Through flowers, we can express our heartfelt feelings which are sometimes quite difficult to put into words. Understanding this flower language (or Floriography) is important as you wouldn’t want to be sending funeral flowers like yellow Chrysanthum to your spouse on a special occasion. Here’s a list of…