Tricks of The Trade: Our Top Flower Hacks

As all florists will know, there are countless ‘insider’ tips out there in the floralsphere. From traditional methods for keeping flowers looking fresh for longer to innovative tricks to manipulate stubborn stems or simple ways to arrange masses of multi-coloured blooms, there’s all kinds of advice available. As you might expect, we have some useful tricks up […]

Ask McQueens: What Flowers to Give Someone with Hayfever?

Today’s question comes from a reader facing a conundrum common to many of us during the warmer months –  hay fever. Although not affected himself, Richard’s wife of almost a decade regularly suffers from sneezing fits in the presence of flowers. Fortunately, with over 15 years experience, senior florist and McQueens shop manager, Andrea Bassoli, is just the […]