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The Royal Wedding

With the bombardment of Royal wedding information over the past few weeks, we have waited to talk about those flowers but can't wait anymore!


Whilst all eyes were on Meghan and what she would wear, we were straining our necks trying to see what flowers she would carry!


She chose to carry a small and delicate hand tied bouquet of all white blooms. The majority of the bouquet consisted of Astilbe, but it also featured Lily of the Valley, Astrantia, Sweet Peas and Forget me Nots, a favourite of Princess Diana. The bouquet kept to tradition by also including Myrtle, sourced from the gardens at Osbourne House on the Isle of Wight. Since Queen Victoria's wedding, the royal wedding bouquets have included Myrtle.

It would have been a very lightweight bouquet and easy to hold as it was so petite. It suited the style of the wedding and Meghan's dress but we thought it could have been a touch bigger to help balance out the long train but it all comes down to what the bride wants, and…

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