New Dates: McQueens Flower School: Italy 2017

We always knew that to celebrate our 25th anniversary in style, we’d want to do something really special. So when our accounts director Riccardo Micolucci suggested a master-class to be held at his recently restored 300-year old Italian palazzo, it was a resounding ‘YES!’ from the rest of Team McQueens. Of course, it did mean […]

McQueens School: Curriculum 2017

As 2016 continues to progress at a terrifying speed, we are delighted to release our new dates for McQueens Flower School for 2017. Our packed curriculum of creative courses has something for anyone with an interest in flowers. From our famous four-week Vocational Course (for those with serious floral ambitions), to specialist one-week courses focusing on areas such as wedding, […]

An Adventure in Beijing

Here at McQueens, we are lucky enough to have the opportunity to share our passion for flowers around the world with some awesome travelling assignments for parties and events, and of course, to spread the love and skills with our very own Flower School. McQueens school director and social media manager Duncan McCabe relished the opportunity to return […]

McQueens School: One to One

We were very delighted and excited to welcome Mercè Bigorra Espinalt for a private one-to-one class at McQueens Flower school yesterday. A surprise gift from husband to wife, we loved hosting such a special day working with a selection of some of our favorite flowers. Traveling from Spain especially for the occasion, Mercè and husband Miquel spent the […]

McQueens 25 Anniversary:  Masterclass in Italy

We are delighted to announce we are now taking bookings for a very special masterclass as part of our McQ 25th anniversary celebrations – and it’s all happening in Italy! Spend three nights in an idyllic  400 year-old palazzo in Cermignano, surrounded by majestic mountains and rolling hills in delightful Abruzzo (it’s often called the greenest region of Italy).  The trip […]

Times Plus: Flower Fun

We had so much fun today hosting a masterclass at McQueens Flower School for Time Plus subscribers. With spring as the theme and a gorgeous selection of seasonal flowers, the class was a magnificent success with impressive bouquets created by all, who were clearly paying attention in class! The day included top tips and tricks on flower […]

Spring Master Class: The Times

It’s a red letter day for your diary – 9 April 2016. That’s the day when the next McQueens Flower School Spring Master Class takes place at McQueens HQ in Bethnal Green. It’s brought to you in collaboration with readers of The Times and  subscribers. Spring is a glorious time for flowers, so fun is fixed firmly at the […]