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The Mindful Seasonalist

Wild, natural floral design for wellness

 
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Rachel Carson; 1907 - 1964

"There is something infinitely healing in the repeated refrains of nature—the assurance that dawn comes after night, and spring after winter." 

 
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My Story

Once upon another life, I worked in Law on behalf of asbestos victims and those suffering from occupational stress and PTSD, but I have always been a gardener. Nature and flowers were forever a refuge, and it was to those things that I returned when I wanted to escape the every day.  

I also saw how being in their own green spaces became comforting to clients suffering from terminal pain and psychological illness.  

Nature and their gardens held them.

These days, British seasonal flowers settle my mind, and nurture my body and soul. The therapeutic benefits of 'breathing in the green', as I call it, have been well known for many years.  As testament to all my clients taught me, I made this my business aim.  My wild remedy is dedicated to them.  It is for me, and also for you. 

I am a second career, qualified, British seasonal florist and small time grower. You can read more about my ethos here.

I am a member of Flowers from the Farm; an award-winning, not-for-profit, co-operative of British

cut flower growers. You can read more about us here 

I am a passionate advocate of social and therapeutic horticulture.  You will, therefore, occasionally find me at Samlesbury Hall, supporting the creation of The Heritage Garden; a place for social prescribing, mindfulness, and horticultural therapy, and at Brinscall Hall; the North West branch of the UK School of Philosophy, in their own beautiful green space.

I also offer seasonal workshops that allow you to explore the 'wild remedy' that is floral creativity for wellness.  Please take a look at my journal here for announcements and details.  For Samlesbury Hall workshops, please see the link here,  or for the Sanctuary of Healing in Langho, please see here

Mindfully yours, Tracey @themindfulseasonalist

 

My floristry is inspired by all that nature provides.  

It is both seasonal and as sustainable as I am able to be, adapting all the while. 

To pre-order designs for you, your home, or for a loved one, please call me or be in touch here.

Contactless, local deliveries are available from my home base in Hoghton. Cost will vary but is agreed in advance. Payment prior to delivery secures your order.

Please order at least 48 hours prior to delivery to optimise flower availability.

(Please be mindful that the British growing season is March/April to October)

Design Style

 
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Small garden styled bunches

Garden styling, from £15:00

The essence of an organic garden vase, with flowers and foliage of the season, simply and sustainably wrapped in paper for you to place directly into water. Styling and colours will vary based on the British growing season.  The design shown is based on May availability.
Vessel not included.

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Seasonal Wreaths

Available to pre-order

It's always wreath season here!

I'm mindfully busy crafting seasonal door wreaths as we look forward to Spring.  Each is unique, with a mossed base and varied, natural foliage. I may add dried flowers, Spring bulbs and so much more as the mood takes me. Ribbons finish each design, if you'd like.

Please contact me to order your Spring wreath.  A 14" frame is standard at £40, and I offer local delivery or collection from Hoghton each season.


Thank you so much for your orders, and for supporting my small business.

 
 

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