We were delighted to have a special gathering at our HQ in Bethnal Green to mark the 20th anniversary of McQueens Flower School last week.
It is an honour and a wonderful privilege to share our passion for flowers with students around the world and to impart our considerable knowledge that has been gathered over the two decades that McQueens Flower School has been in existence. Our vocational courses run central to the curriculum at McQueens Flower School, and many of our […]
The success of McQueens Flower School is measured by the success of our students, so we were thrilled to accept an invitation from former McQueens student Kate Norris who has recently started a florist business in Los Angeles. Kate studied at McQueens on a four-week vocational course after she decided on a creative change of […]
We’ve loved welcoming a fabulous group of new vocational students to the McQueens Flower School for a flying start to 2018. Our first class of the year has representatives from all around the globe, in addition to students who literally live down the road from our humble HQ in East London. January brings lots of promise for an exciting new year and we are absolutely honoured to play a part in the start of new adventures as our students take their floristry skills to the next level.
We are very excited to announce an exclusive one-day class in Los Angeles on 06 March this year as part of McQueens Flower School’s 20th-anniversary celebrations. Hosted by a former student, Kate Norris, of Foxgloves & Folly based in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The success of McQueens Flower School is measured by the success of our […]
We are delighted to herald in a shiny new year with a wonderful celebration, the 20th anniversary of the McQueens Flower School, which we intend to celebrate throughout 2018 with a program of exciting events to mark such a tremendous milestone. It doesn’t seem such a long time ago that McQueens was in party mode, celebrating […]
A key factor when designing floral centrepieces (apart from looking fabulous) is making sure that seated guests can still see each other over the blooms. For some this might mean keeping centrepieces relatively reserved; at McQueens, however, we like to do things a little differently. Sumptuously full, long low floral runners instantly transform any dining […]
Struggling to find the perfect present for the budding florist in your life? We’ve got you covered with five fabulous McQueens Christmas gifts that cannot fail to prompt a squeal of joy from any flower fanatic this season. Whether you’re looking for the perfect stocking filler, a gorgeous seasonal gift, and even ‘the one’ that […]
Often referred to as the Christmas flower, poinsettias have been gaining in popularity over the past few years and are loved for their exuberance and colour. The ubiquitous red varieties will always be a popular choice for Christmas but there are other varieties in pink, cream and peachy tones that are perfect alternatives. To celebrate we […]
Attracting students from around the world is a huge honour and a testament to the reputation that McQueens Flower School has built over the past twenty years. It’s incredible to watch the progress of our students and we enjoy following their work on Instagram, as with have done with our talented guest today. We spoke to […]