Bloom Magic Blog

Welcome to the Bloom Magic Blog. Read on for interesting news, announcements as well as all the information we love to share courtesy of our obsession with flowers.

23 Oct 2018

Let’s be honest, sometimes picking Christmas gifts for her - either for your mother, or “the one” - can be a real challenge, as there is so much to choose from, but only a handful of items will truly make them happy. This dilemma arises year after year, so we at Bloom Magic decided to give you a hand and simplify the massive lists of Christmas gifts that you might find online. In...

27 Sep 2018

We have said goodbye to the summer months and are getting ready to settle down for the change in colours and drop in temperature just around the corner. Here at Bloom Magic, the new season means a fresh array of flowers are now in bloom, making for the perfect option for that occasion or celebration with loved ones and friends. Autumn is a brilliant time of the year, with fresh ideas and choices o...

02 Aug 2018

Are you stuck trying to find that perfect birthday gift for a special someone in your life? Fear not, here at Bloom Magic we have put together a list of our favourite things to give, and to receive as gifts. From floral offerings to sweet treats, drinks and everything in between this is the ultimate birthday gift guide for the indecisive person. Say it in a Song One of the most thoughtful an...

05 Jul 2018

One of the most difficult parts of sending one of our stunning bouquets is deciding what to write on the attached note. Sometimes it can seem difficult to convey emotion, meaning and love through a card and not in person. However, in our years of experience, we have discovered some kind, heart-warming and even funny messages that will work wonders in bringing a little smile or even a tear to your...

15 Jun 2018

It’s that time of year again in the United Kingdom and it’s dad's turn to be thanked for his kindness, support, help and love from the past year. If you find it becomes a little more difficult each year to find the perfect gift, browse our top 3 best Father’s Day gifts. From the usual suspects to more surprising options, you are sure to find something for dad in our selection...

30 May 2018

Swapping dark, gloomy days for warm, sunny ones, spring is a time when a wide variety of seasonal blooms become available again. Brighten up your home with daffodils, tulips or peonies. Available only this time of year, make sure to make the most of the season and fill your home with the best spring flowers on offer. Popular Spring Flowers: Daffodils Tulips Peonies Freesia Sweet P...

29 Jan 2018

Make Valentine’s Day extra special this year for your partner and organise a romantic gift to sweep them off their feet. If you’re feeling slightly pressed for time, don’t worry. With a little over two weeks to go, you have plenty of time to find and buy the perfect romantic Valentine’s Day gift. A Day Out If your partner isn’t very materialistic or you are...

19 Dec 2017

Originally a day to honour saints, Valentine’s Day has evolved into a romantic feast to celebrate love. From the 18th century onwards, the 14th of February was the day where people professed their love with the use of flowers, cards and chocolates or other confectionary. Although roses are generally the flower of choice used to convey the depth of emotion, there are many other flowers you ca...

16 Nov 2017

As the weather is changing and night falls earlier in the day, many people are prone to feeling a little gloomy. Cold weather brings people down with the increase of rain and the decrease of sun hours. We’re swapping sun dresses for sweaters and sunglasses with more sensible winter coats. The days of having a pint in the beer garden are behind us again; instead we huddle around the fire with...

26 Oct 2017

Roses are one of our most popular flowers, which isn’t surprising given the history of roses and the importance they have played in human history. The earliest recorded rose comes from fossil records found in Canada, that when dated were shown to be a over 35 million years old! Ancient Egyptians also revered the beauty of the rose and would build altars of them to honour and celebrate the Go...

10 Oct 2017

Spoil your loved one, or yourself, this season with a colourful and fragrant flower bouquet from Bloom Magic. It’s easy to feel down and lethargic with the change in weather and dark night’s drawing in. Don’t let your mood fall – spruce up any room with refreshing orange and red tones, shades of brown, green and creams in a striking flower arrangement. Keep summer colours a...

01 Mar 2017

When it comes to choosing flower delivery, Ireland has a lot of choices. As you look through the pages of Bloom Magic, you’ll note that our specialty is hand-tied bouquets. What is it about this particular type that makes it so special? Well, you’ll have to know a bit about the others to understand. 1. Composite Most often used for weddings, a composite bouquet looks like one mas...