Golden Fusion

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Katharina joined us for Bridal Week last autumn, in between 2020’s lockdowns, and we’re delighted to share her inspirational floral project as we reopen to students in 2021. We’re looking forward to welcoming you back, travel permitting. Please be assured that the ZE Flower School is observing all UK government…

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Merry Christmas 2017

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year. The flower shop and Design Academy reopen on January 2nd 2018. Please email regarding any class bookings or urgent enquiries in the meantime. Have a wonderful holiday!

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Christmas 2017

Every year Zita dreams up an original theme for the Kew flower shop creating an aura of enchantment at Christmas. Step into 2017’s wonderland via a dense fruit and foliage arch layered with multitudinous textures. Inside the colours are subtle, grouped into distinctive palettes like a series of tableaux: warming reds, oranges and gold; calming…

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Wedding Stories Video

We’re delighted to release the Wedding Stories video below, filmed and edited by Adrian Stone earlier this year. If you missed the blogs, you can catch up with the full feature, covering a dreamy 5 day wedding design master class with Zita in April: Wedding Stories I, II and III. Romance At Barnsley, the next…

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Kew Sparkle 2017

Christmas is coming! This Friday December 1st we’ll be celebrating the annual Kew Sparkle festivities in the shop, from 5pm to 8pm. We’d love you to join us for the party. We’ll be presenting our Advent candle arrangements, a hand picked selection of original Christmas decorations and swathes of festive florals: garlands, wreaths and table…

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Christmas Stories I

We’re excited to share the first images from Zita’s November master class in Seoul, organised in collaboration with Daisy Bhang. This special 5 day course was dedicated to festive decorations and Christmas. Here we cover the set up including the styling of the classroom and a relaxation area at Hotel La Casa, our super chic…

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Autumn Flower Arch

Pumpkin perfection for Halloween! This was the first time we created a giant floral arch as a group during the 4 week course and it’s a project that we’ll continue to include in our classes given its tremendous success. “It was amazing working with my lovely girls. We had such a fantastic time designing and…

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From the Zita Elze Design Academy today, an interview with Se Hee Hong, Wedding Master Class student, August 2017, and images of her final design project: Pewter. How long was your course? It lasted 5 days and was my first time learning with Zita. What were the highlights of the class for you? Learning how Zita…

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Ferragamo’s Garden

Floral designer Tetê Castanha’s Concept and Design project draws its voluptuous colours, notably pink, orange and blush, from the visionary Salvatore Ferragamo’s works. Her flowing arrangements blend the essence of his designs and her own sunshine personality with her skills as an accomplished florist, all in the potent creative atmosphere of one of Zita’s most…

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Garden of Eden

French orchard meets Garden of Eden at the Aashni + Co Wedding Show at The Dorchester, Mayfair earlier this year. The splendid art deco Gold Room underwent it’s 3rd spectacular transformation – see earlier incarnations here – in as many years with Zita dreaming up another spellbinding concept. Russet apples, figs, kiwis, grapes and vines mingle…

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Almond Haze

Inspired by the soft velveteen textures of fresh almonds, their form contrasted by delicate foliage and flowers in whites and touches of pastel, interior designer Lim Yesung created a story filled with grace for his final Advanced Wedding Design project. This was part of a 4 week floristry master course at the Zita Elze Design…

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Field of Dreams

Ukrainian student Svitlana Oliinyk Mashtaler’s dreamlike landscape is filled with nature’s soft summer bounty: “I wanted everything to be very simple but filled with enchantment, catching the freedom and innocence of my country’s rich culture and history in the wind dancing through a field of wheat, ripe for harvesting.”  Svitlana completed the advanced wedding floristry…

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British Flowers Week 2017

We’re delighted to see British Flowers Week blossom for its 5th year from 19-25th June! Check Zita’s spectacular real flower gown created for the campaign in 2015. This year we’re running special flower crown workshops in the Design Academy in Kew. Learn how to create a stunning floral headpiece using our pick of fresh British…

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