Instagrammer of the Week: Isla Middleton

Having just graduated with a degree in textile design, Isla Middleton is rapidly carving herself a successful path in the industry with her exquisite, botanical-inspired linocut patterns and prints. Surrounded by nature from an early age, Isla’s designs reflect the rustic colours and beauty of the English countryside and the floral varieties that can be found […]

Meet The McQueens Team: Zibi Zareba

We are fortunate to have a fantastic troop of extraordinarily talented people that work at McQueens. Florists, support staff and office administrators to name a few. Towards the top of the tree and earning the respect of everyone who works with him, is a longstanding McQueens florist, Zibi Zareba. Zibi is our go-to man for hotel and […]

McQueens Flower School Set to Teach In Australia

We are very excited to share the news that McQueens Flower School team will be teaching in Australia this August,  hosted by Pearsons School of Floristry based in Sydney. This is a wonderful opportunity for us to share our passion for flowers, collaborate with such a well-regarded school and to share the McQueens philosophy of style and design […]

Ask McQueens: I Love Colourful Flowers but My Fiancée Wants a ‘Neutral’ Look – Help!

Anyone who’s decorated with a significant other will recognise the perils of choosing a colour scheme with their partner, you never fully appreciate how many colour combinations there are in the world until you’ve compared several hundred swatches on a wall and, more often than not, exercised a little bit of compromise before picking the perfect […]

Spotlight: Lucinda Law

Taking to the stage in today’s Spotlight interview is a woman of many talents; Singapore-based artist, Lucinda Law. We first stumbled across Lucinda’s work after spotting the fabulous illustrated cover she created for Harper’s Bazaar SG, in 2016, and were enthralled to learn about her multi-faceted life as a writer, editor, teacher and botanical watercolour […]

Instagrammer of the Week: Stefania Tejada

Born and raised in rural Columbia before moving to Mexico, artist, illustrator and textile designer  Stefania Tejada’s work is inspired by the culture, people, fashion and vibrancy of South America. A childhood spent surrounded by lush, tropical landscapes is evident in her graphic, colourful work that often revolves around the theme of botany, women and […]

Our Top Five Vintage Rose Varieties

The term ‘vintage’ has been used to describe certain flowers for a number of years now, and it’s a trend that doesn’t appear to be going anywhere soon. The popularity of all things vintage – be it dress, hairstyles or accessories – means there is currently a huge demand for the sort of wistful and […]

We Are Hiring: Full-Time Events Administrator

We are currently looking for a full-time events administrator to work with our busy weddings and events team at our Bethnal Green HQ. Super-efficient and highly organised, you will be liaising with clients, handling correspondence and calls, preparing quotes and working closely with the events team in this multi-faceted role. Literate and numerate, you will […]