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Are you ready to build your own Ruby Rose Bouquet?

Are you ready to build your own Ruby Rose Bouquet?

Want to know the principles of building an awesome Ruby Rose bouquet? Follow these 5 easy steps 1-      Pick some foliage           Create a base 2-      Pick some focal flowers These are larger blooms that make your bouquet pop 3-      Add some filler flowers Smaller flowers to fill in the gaps 4-      Mix it up and add some texture This creates interest and makes your work unique 5-      Pick how you want it presented For home? Vase For a friend? Kraft paper or tissue? Come on in to our store at 1/317 Parnell road, Parnell Auckland To get a more...

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Ranunculas Season

Ranunculas Season

It’s that time of year! I love this delicate spring flower. It has multiple petals that open so beautifully!! It comes in both blush and bright colours and is available now through to summer. There are always new exciting varieties!! They are popular in wedding work and everyday floristry. Personally I love them in a vase by them self- simple beauty! They are surprisingly long lasting flowers but can get a bit of slime in the vase. To keep bacteria at bay- change water regularly, make sure there is no greenery below the water line and pop a couple of...

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Life at 1/317 Parnell road

Life at 1/317 Parnell road

As you all know we have been working hard behind the scenes creating a shop front for Ruby Rose 🌹 We will be operating ruby rose online from here, offering traditional florist services and my favorite part…. Our very own Ruby Rose Flower bar This concept I am super excited about Here we welcome you to come in and pick from our menu and build your own bouquet 💐 Of course with our help and guidance!! I believe this is a first in NZ and we will be building on this in the near future- with workshops, classes and corporate...

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Dried Flowers

Dried Flowers

I Love flowers so much!! Fresh is always best but I love the idea of extending the life of flowers so we can enjoy them even more. Ive been busy doing some research around preserving flowers and have found some creative ways in which you can easily dry your bouquet stems and ensure that you get the most out of their beauty – and what’s best is that all these tips are EASY and you can do them all at home!! Silica Gel Preservation This will ensure your flowers will look just as they did when you first received them,...

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Flowers are good for the soul

Flowers are good for the soul

”. Flowers, just like peace is good for the soul!! We’re not just saying this either – there have been many studies that have shown the benefits of flowers and plants in homes, office spaces, shopping malls and hospitals. Studies have shown that patients who receive bedside flowers and potted plants needed less post-operative pain medication and had a better mind set and more positive attitude. Other studies have shown that flowers on tables in cafes and restaurants seemed to have a direct effect on customer’s attitudes and were generally more pleasant to be in the company of. Adding plants...

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