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Everything’s Coming Up Roses

SEEN recently had the great pleasure of meeting the founder of Roses Only, Danielle Gubbay, and hearing all about her luxury enterprise. It’s said that roses and works of art are beautiful in themselves; there’s definitely something ‘ultimate’ about a rose. It is this quality that Roses Only have enhanced to create their gorgeous brand.

SEEN recently had the great pleasure of meeting the founder of Roses Only, Danielle Gubbay, and hearing all about her luxury enterprise. It’s said that roses and works of art are beautiful in themselves; there’s definitely something ‘ultimate’ about a rose. It is this quality that Roses Only have enhanced to create their gorgeous brand.

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The company recently launched in the UK after twenty years of success in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, sourcing and delivering the world’s finest long-stemmed roses. But what makes Roses Only special is that their roses are grown high up in the Andes Mountains in Ecuador, and are carefully selected by experts to meet very exacting standards – all of their roses are at least 65cm in length.

Browsing the website, SEEN is struck by the vividness and quality of the roses. We feel sure you will be too. There is a huge variety of bouquets for all occasions, many with luxury champagnes, and a refreshing absence of extraneous foliage (except, perhaps, for a few equally exquisite lilies). When Danielle says Roses Only, that’s exactly what she means.

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