Three Summer Wedding Trends We Say ‘I do’ To

Three Summer Wedding Trends We Say ‘I do’ To

It’s been a sizzling summer for those of us in London, and although it’s wrapping up, we’re happy to say that summer wedding season is still in full swing. Here are a few of the trends we’ve seen and loved. Separates are here to stay Yes, it’s all about ‘the dress’. Except when it’s not ...

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The Rio Olympics 2016: London Spots to Catch the Action

The Rio Olympics 2016: London Spots to Catch the Action

The action might be taking place in Rio, but London’s definitely buzzing with Olympics fever. If you’re fortunate enough to actually be in Rio de Janiero at the moment, have a look at our OnlyRoses city spotlight for some of our favourite places to eat and shop in the glorious Brazilian city. If not, there ...

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5 Things to Do in London This Summer

5 Things to Do in London This Summer

There are hundreds of exciting things to do in London this summer, both indoor and out (although you might have had enough of the heat for now). Here are our top picks for the coming weeks. Browse the Queen’s closet Buckingham Palace’s annual summer opening this year features a spectacular display of her Majesty’s clothing, ...

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Top 10 Wedding Day Gifts

Top 10 Wedding Day Gifts

While it’s not exactly a time-honoured tradition, it’s quite common for the bride and groom to do a little gift exchange prior to tying the knot, either the night before or the morning of the ceremony. Have a look at our big day gift selections for her, for him, for the tables, and more… 1. ...

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The Boutonniere is Back: Rules and Trends for 2016

The Boutonniere is Back: Rules and Trends for 2016

The floral boutonniere has long been a tradition when it comes to the groom’s wedding wardrobe. And while quirky alternatives (like feathers, ribbons, and even Lego, oh my) have become popular over the last few years, we’re happy to say that blooms are most definitely in for 2016. Here are some rules and trends to ...

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OnlyRoses City Spotlight: Quito

OnlyRoses City Spotlight: Quito

Every one of our roses comes from Ecuador. Specifically from the area around the capital city of Quito, where they grow in rich volcanic soil, 4000 metres above sea level. Needless to say, we’ve spent quite a bit of time in Quito, a very special place that lives up to its reputation as one of ...

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Do Wimbledon in Style

Do Wimbledon in Style

With Wimbledon upon us (the first matches kicked off today!) we’re getting pretty excited, to say the least. And the tennis is just the beginning. Experiencing Wimbledon is about taking in the pomp and circumstance (and Pimm’s) that goes along with it. Here are some of our top tips and favourite ways to make the ...

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Royal Ascot: Tips for Your Visit

Royal Ascot: Tips for Your Visit

Over five days, from the 14th to 18th June 2016, Ascot in Berkshire will play host to six world-class races (with a total prize of more than £5.5milllion), a daily Royal Procession, and guests sporting the hottest fashion trends for SS16. Whether you’re going for the horses, the hobnobbing, or the hats, Royal Ascot promises ...

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The Queen’s Birthday: What’s On, When?

The Queen’s Birthday: What’s On, When?

The Queen’s official birthday is fast approaching. Although HRH turned 90 on the 21st April, the 11th June is her official birthday. And that means there will be many marvellous celebratory events to toast Britain’s longest serving monarch. Here’s what’s happening: Service of Thanksgiving – 10th June Although the Duke of Edinburgh turns 95 on ...

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