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Rethinking Artificial Flower Stigma & Debunking the Misconceptions

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Do you still think artificial flowers are tacky and cheap? Well, think again... because the truth might surprise you! Gone are the days of plastic-looking petals and garish colours. Today's artificial flowers are so lifelike, you'll have to do a double-take to tell them apart from the real deal. And far from being cheap, they're actually a smart investment, adding a touch of elegance to any space whether as a decor at home or an event without breaking the bank. So, before you dismiss artificial flowers as old-fashioned or low-quality, take a closer look at what modern artificial blooms have to offer. You might just be pleasantly surprised!

Let's take a closer look at these beautiful blooms and bust some of the myths about them.

Not Cheap and Nasty

Some people think artificial flowers are always worse than real ones, but that's not true anymore. New techniques mean artificial flowers look much more like the real deal. They're made from good stuff like silk and latex, so they feel real too. And unlike real flowers, they don't wilt and die – they stay looking fresh for ages.


Kind to the Environment

People worry that artificial flowers are bad for the environment, but that's not always the case. Many artificial flower makers now use recycled materials and make their products so they can be used again and again. This means they're not adding to pollution like they used to. Plus, because they don't need to be grown or always flown in from far away, they're better for the environment too.


Loads of Choice

Artificial flowers come in all shapes, sizes, and colours, so there's something for everyone. You're not limited to what's in season or what's available locally like you are with real flowers. This means you can get really creative with your arrangements and decorations, making them perfect for any occasion.


Easy to Look After

Artificial flowers don't need high maintenance  – you don't need to water them or give them sunlight. Sure, you might need to dust them every now and then to keep them looking their best, but that's about it. They're much less hassle than real flowers, which need loads of care to stay looking good.

Versatile and Fun

Your an use artificial flowers for all sorts of things, not just putting them in vases. You can stick them on cakes, make them into hair accessories, or even use them to decorate walls. They're really tough too, so they won't get squished or wilt like real flowers would.

So, if you've been turning your nose up at artificial flowers, thinking they're nothing but tacky and cheap, it's time to embrace the bloom revolution! With their newfound sophistication and eco-friendly credentials, fake flowers are here to stay. So, whether you're sprucing up your home, planning a wedding, or just treating yourself to a floral pick-me-up, don't be afraid to think outside the vase. Who knows, you might just find yourself becoming a faux-flower fanatic – and hey, there's no shame in having a few petals up your sleeve!

Don't just take our word for it – experience the magic of artificial flowers for yourself! 

Check out our latest floral masterpiece, specially curated for London’s oldest news kiosk, Haines of Sloane Square. We designed it in a blue and white theme that embodies elegance and sophistication as requested by the client. So impressed by our creation, the client is already seeking to make it a permanent fixture!



Also, check out the adorable foliage set up at  Trybes Restaurant uniquely tailored with a custom name to elevate your dining experience. It definitely made a huge impact in the dining area leaving a lasting impression.


The venue styling team is once again working tirelessly, pouring their passion and expertise into every detail. Their dedication shines through in every event they touch, ensuring that each venue is transformed into a breathtaking and calming space.

Watch some of our behind the scenes at Trybes Restaurant!

Whether you're looking to hire or buy a stunning arrangement or two, let the everlasting elegance of artificial blooms brighten up your space whether it’s your home or business!

Ready to take the plunge? Contact us today to book a free design consultation and uncover the endless possibilities artificial flowers or plants have to offer. Trust us, your environment will thank you – and who knows, you might just become a blossoming enthusiast!



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