Beautiful Bouquets with Postabloom

I love a fresh vase of flowers, it is something I have only really started to appreciate in the last couple of years before then I never really got the fuss, flowers just seemed to die on me and then I’d be stuck with dead bunch until I actually got round to binning them.

I think now I am in my new house (say new I have been here over a year)  there is the perfect spot in my kitchen for a nice vase in the window. I seem to spend half my life in the kitchen cleaning or cooking so it makes sense to have something pretty to look at!

This week I received a rather beautiful bunch from Postabloom. Postabloom is the recently launched new iPhone app that allows you to send flowers via Royal Mail through a letterbox it takes away the possibility of the recipient not being in and missing their bouquet arriving.

The app itself is really simple to navigate once you have made yourself a profile you can order flowers with just a few clicks to be delivered anywhere in the UK with a standard 1-3 days delivery time – mine came the next day so it is a really speedy service.

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The flowers arrived in this box, I was actually annoyed my post man knocked on the door rather than post them as I really wanted to see if they would get through the letter box. Obviously as soon as he was out of view I redelivered my own flowers and yes they did fit HA!

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Each flower is wrapped in netting to keep in in shape and avoid any breakages mid transit. Mine all arrived perfectly intact.

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I am no flower arranger as you can tell but I still think they look super pretty. The care instructions advise flowers will look their best once in water for about an hour.

I received the cloud 9 letter box bouquet (£20.99 + delivery) which is a mixture of white roses and pink carnations simple but so pretty. They have a selection of different bouquets with a variety of different styles and flowers used so you are bound to find a bunch perfect for your self or a loved one.

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A few days on and the flowers are lasting really well the roses have started to wilt a little but then they always do. I was really impressed with the service, main pros being it was quick, easy to use and convenient.

Do you want to give Postabloom a try for yourself? They have very kindly offered all my readers 20% off their first order when you use the code EVERYTHINGMUMMY at the checkout. 

 

 

6 Comments

  1. March 7, 2016 / 7:41 am

    These flowers are gorgeous, I love the colours they are perfect for spring. I am amazed they fit through the letterbox what a clever idea xx
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  2. March 8, 2016 / 9:13 am

    I love these! I would’ve done exactly the same thing and tried to repost, haha! I love that you can watch them bloom, as opposed to buying them full bloom, means you will get longer from them too x
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  3. March 8, 2016 / 9:37 am

    Oooh I love this! Such a clever idea. I couldn’t get home for Mothers Day on Sunday, if I’d known about this I would have posted my Mum some flowers x
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  4. March 9, 2016 / 8:32 am

    Snap got the same flowers in my kitchen right now. Yours look lovely! Such a brilliant idea being able to order through the app. X
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