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BB Podcast Episode 82: Anna Potter

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Today we’re visiting with Anna Potter, owner of Swallows & Damsons in Sheffield, UK. Join us as we talk about:

  • why she had an instant connection with floristry
  • her experience buying an existing flower shop and making it her own
  • the juxtaposition she injects into her floral designs
  • how she built a wedding business that fits her personality
  • the thought process behind her still life images
  • how she landed editorial opportunities
  • her description of the aesthetic she’s known for

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Swallows and Damsons floral arrangement of peach roses and raspberry dahlias with dark foliage in a bowl arrangement

LEARN MORE ABOUT SWALLOWS & DAMSONS HERE:

Website Instagram | Facebook | See Anna’s Shop

Floral arrangement by Florist Anna Potter of Swallows and Damsons with peach ranunclulus, lilac, and black tulips in a white footed bowl

 

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Co-Hosts: Amy McGee (Botanical Brouhaha) and Maggie Bailey (Bramble & Bee)

BB Podcast Sound Engineer: Landon McGee


If you enjoyed this chat with Anna, you might also enjoy our podcast interview with Lucy Hunter. Click here to read more.

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