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Been bitten by the artificial plant bug? Here you will find inspiration, trends, research, news, competitions and anything else we think you might just LOVE.

Welcome to our blog, plant-friends.

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Faux pinstripe calathea on wooden shelf

Real vs artificial plants: Why go faux?

Design

What are the benefits of fake vs real plants? In this article, we compare the two while looking at the benefits of fauxliage.

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Artificial pilea house plant in pink pot on white mantlepiece

How to pull off fake plants

Design

Get to know all the inside tips and tricks to making artificial plants mistakable for the real thing!

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artificial weeping fig ficus tree on wooden coffee table

The benefits of plants in the office and how to use them

Design

Plants in the workplace have become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason too! Office plants can transform your space into a beautiful green paradise with added benefits.

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Artificial festive poinsettia fiesta-style garland over fireplace

Christmas Collection 2023

Design News

From wreaths to garlands, bundles to trees, take a sneak peek at our Christmas collection, complete with some brand spanking new additions. Simply brimming with festive cheer, you’re sure to find a Christmas aesthetic to perfectly suit your home and...

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Christmas gift guide

News

Discover the perfect gift for friends & family! Dive in and explore the 2023 edit of our essential faux Christmas gift guide.

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Making wall art with artificial plants

Design

Our plants are full of useful ways to style your space. Here we run through how to frame your artificial plants and turn them into art!

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Artificial spring bouquet in living room with blue armchair

The best faux flowers to fight hay fever

Design

Allergy UK recommends removing fresh flowers from your home as a way to reduce hay fever symptoms. Find our best faux flowers for hay fever sufferers so you can still enjoy their beauty!

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Artificial bird of paradise in blue living room

Refresh your space: our best tropical plants for spring

Design

Spring has sprung and we're excited to spruce up our spaces for the season! This blog looks at our best tropical plants for spring.

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Red painted artificial plant in bedroom

Painting your artificial plants

Design

We're feeling creative, so in this blog, we’ll be showing you how to paint your artificial plants and transform them into a unique feature.

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Purple vanda orchid on a desk with a lamp

The perfect Mother's Day gift guide

News

From gorgeous bouquets to awe inspiring orchids check out our selection of perfect Mother's Day gifts!

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Two artificial plants in the corner of a living room

The biggest interior design trends of 2023

Design

Out with the old and in with the new. With 2023 now officially here we’ve compiled all the top trends so you can bring in the new year in style!

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Winter berry Christmas wreath

How to craft a DIY faux Christmas wreath

Design

Get creative and make your very own DIY artificial Christmas wreath this December with our easy to follow step by step guide.

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Jess Hurrell arranging artificial cheese plant foliage for winter interior deign tips 2022

Winter interior design trends

Design

Influencer Jess Hurrell dives into what's "in" this winter.

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2022 Christmas gift guide

News

Blimey is it that time of year again, that was quick! As the nights get darker and the snow (or more accurately for the UK, rain) begins to fall it’s time to once again start thinking about presents. So without...

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Pink artificial hydrangea bushes in garden

The top 10 outdoor plants for spring & how to style them

Design

Find the most popular outdoor plants for spring – including lavender, cedar and palm trees – and read our top tips on how to style them.

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