Peppermint

Peppermint

I am completely bewildered with how incredibly busy Pomp and Splendour has become. It’s now March, we are still in the thick of wedding season so not a great deal of down time is available, and I often fear that…

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Vintage Love

Vintage Love

It’s always the best when long after the big day, brides still remember the florist. And they send me pictures of their wedding day with lovely thank you messages. It warms my heart and makes my job so very very…

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The Substation Lovers

The Substation Lovers

I really love this venue and I really love this couple. Thanks to Christine and Alistair for being so amazingly delightful to work with. Some of these incredible photo’s are by Christine and Alistair’s photographer of choice Tess and some…

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Jasmine Jones

Jasmine Jones

Jasmine is bursting alive all over back fences, down laneways and up the sides of houses. I can’t get enough of it. Wedding season is now upon us and it’s back to multi-weekly 4am flower market visits. I can’t complain….

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pop-pop-Poppies

pop-pop-Poppies

Beautiful fresh green Poppies with their alien faces ready to pop! This mustard jug was a birthday present from my little brother many years ago. It’s from Morocco and I love it so much. Especially with Poppies in it. Green, alien…

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Mahasamadhi

Mahasamadhi

A very beautiful wise and inspirational friend has passed away this week in New Zealand. Maitreya has been a very significant teacher and guide to me on my path of life and of the spirit. It is an incredible gift…

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A theatrical romance

A theatrical romance

Everything about this wedding is breathtaking: the beautiful Thornbury Theatre as a venue,  the exquisite photography by Brown Paper Parcel www.brownpaperparcel.com/, the stunning bride (and Groom and bridesmaids) and that dress! After setting up the venue with the loveliest of…

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Sakura

Sakura

I contemplated visiting Japan earlier in the month for Cherry Blossom season. I never made it. However, my very special friend Matt Ryan came to my rescue. With his keen artistic eye, he captured some of the beauty for me….

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Pump and Slender

Pump and Slender

Alright.  Although I’ve noticed it somewhere in the back of my mind, it suddenly dawned on me today that my suppliers/ wholesalers/ invoice or receipt writers have soooo many interpretations of the name Pomp and Splendour! Pomp and Splenda (think…

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