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Be the host with the most

We asked some of our favourite professional hosts to share their festive entertaining tips

1st December, 2019
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Mary O’Reilly, head florist at The Shelbourne, offers a cornucopia of festive flower-arranging and table-setting tips.

• When it comes to festive decor, I love texture. At The Shelbourne we often arrange dramatic runs of greenery along mantelpieces, windowsills, reception desks and then we sit ornaments and candles throughout them.

• Spraying foliage with a decorative metallic spray will make it last longer. Therefore each week in your arrangements you will...

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