Articles by Petra of Pomp and Splendour

You say buttonhole, I say boutonniere! These little cuties are traditionally worn by the groom and his groomsmen and often fathers of the bride and groom will also wear one on a wedding day. They can be a little fiddly to make, but with some perseverance, the right tools and a few secrets from a […]

The classic and much loved tulip has a very interesting history. Most of us think of Tulips as originating from the Netherlands however, it has been discovered that the first bulbs were likely to have been from countries across a narrow band from Northern China down to Southern Europe. Stephanie OsmondTurkey has a long history of […]