Trained in Paris at the internationally renowned Catherine Muller Flower School, we specialise in natural and contemporary floral installations and event floristry. Combining the sophistication and romance of France with the rugged, undulating landscape of Scotland, our organic designs celebrate the beauty of nature. Seasonal and sustainable, we prioritise locally grown over imported materials, working with independent suppliers. Our personal approach to relationship building means we offer an exemplary service to all our clients, private or corporate.
Moved to Paris and trained under the expert guidance of internationally renowned florist, Catherine Muller. Known for her avant-garde approach, Catherine is famous for working with luxury Parisian brands and fashion houses. When we began our career we were lucky to work alongside her, as a floral designer and continued our journey in the City of Light as a freelance florist.
Returned to the UK and launched Ollie & Ivy. Luxury floral designers, specialising in fresh and dried contemporary floral arrangements and installations for weddings and events. Our French, garden style approach celebrates the beauty of nature. It combines the sophistication and romance of France with the rugged, undulating landscape of our home in Scotland
Seasonal and sustainable, our business prioritises locally grown flowers over imported stems, working with independent suppliers.
We also developed our signature range of luxury gift bouquets and started developing our flower workshop programme from our studio in Glasgow.
Established our bricks and mortar atelier and shop in Edinburgh’s Morningside. We began partnering with hotels and venues across Scotland and expanding our weddings and events business. Our client list includes those from across the UK, France, Belgium, Canada and the USA.
We extended our services to include corporate functions and events and were honoured to work at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow.
The Ollie & Ivy Flower School was born! Offering a range of tailormade floral training programmes and workshops for those serious – and not so serious – about flowers.
We also continued to develop our wedding and events business with our intimate and bespoke services. Offering a personal and client-centred approach to our floral services and we were proud to be part of FEMMES – an international flower festival organised by Canadian-based, Fleurs de Villes. Our interpretation of Marilyn Monroe was exhibited at St James Quarter, Edinburgh and featured in The Scotsman.
"My wife used Ollie & Ivy for our wedding. Everyone loved the flowers and Ollie & Ivy did a great job! "
Murray Collier, 2021
"Marie and her team provided stunning flowers for our wedding. Our guests repeated view was 'the flowers are spectacular' - they were right! We were delighted as they surpassed our expectations, whilst completely respecting the brief. We cannot thank Marie and the Ollie and Ivy team enough. "
Sian and Jon, 2022
"Ollie and Ivy Flowers created the most wonderful flower arrangements for our wedding. When we first saw the flowers they took our breath away. Marie was able to capture the colour scheme and natural look we were after, creating the perfect arrangements for us, which looked stunning. Everyone commented on how beautiful the flowers were. I would highly recommend Ollie and Ivy Flowers."
Colleen & Eve, May 2022
"Ollie & Ivy created our wedding arrangements and we can't even explain how gorgeous it all was. They completely pulled it out the bag!"
Sarah and Chris Sim, May 2022
"We wanted to say a massive thank you for all the work you put in to making our wedding day so special! The flowers were absolutely stunning and perfect for us, from the beautiful bouquets, corsages an buttonholes to the amazing centrepieces, table flowers and top table flowers, they all looked incredible! All our guests commented on how beautiful the flowers were, we can’t thank you enough for helping us to put it all together."
Hollie and Andrew, June 2022
"If you're looking for a floristry course or workshop, Ollie & Ivy is the perfect place. Marie is an excellent teacher and her unique style is absolutely endearing. I had the best time ever in the three day course. 100% recommended for everyone."
Zaida Costa, The Weekend Florist, Edinburgh
"We honestly cannot say enough good things about Ollie & Ivy! We were so lucky to have found them and they couldn’t have been more accommodating, chatting about what I wanted from wedding flowers. From the first conversation through to the wedding day, Marie understood exactly what I wanted and made the process easy and fun. The flowers were fantastic. They were absolutely beautiful and exactly what I had imagined. A huge number of our guests have since commented on how gorgeous the flowers were. They were completely perfect. Marie and the girls are brilliant - couldn’t recommend them highly enough!"
Katie & Jeremy, 2022
"Marie and her team delivered an exceptional service for our two corporate events on the same day. The flowers were quite simply a work of art. They were professionally arranged and of the highest quality. Marie's expertise on the design for our corporate events ensured that it was suitable for our branding and events. The flowers received numerous lovely comments on the day. I would highly recommend."
PA to Chairman, The Weir Group, Glasgow
"The floral arrangements looked stunning. We were really delighted and they were exactly what we had in mind."
Events Team, Intercontinental Group, Edinburgh
"We have a great partnership with Ollie & Ivy and happily recommend them to our clients for their floral needs. Marie and her team are incredibly talented at what they do and make it so easy for us – always reliable and full of ideas, with seamless communication. They provide bespoke flowers for many of our wedding couples, as well as corporate clients, and the feedback from them so far has been fantastic! We would not hesitate to recommend them."
Events Team, House For An Art Lover, Glasgow
"Fabulous flowers from Ollie & Ivy! The workshop included interesting info about the flowers and how to select and condition them before arranging. There was lots of encouragement and support when we were making our own arrangements. Marie made the whole thing great fun with fizz, cake and lots of laughs. We all left delighted with our bouquets and talking about what we’d like to do at a future workshop. "
Carole, Private Workshop, Edinburgh.
"This course was a fantastic introduction to the world of floristry - I loved it! There is so much information packed into the 3 days but in the best possible way. Marie has created a great programme, and I can’t wait to try the next class!"
Jade, The Weekend Florist, Stirling