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Our Story

Panache Weddings, the exquisite artisan brand helmed by Karen Thomson, gracefully emerged in 2010 and found its home in the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. Karen’s intimate relationship with the art of floral design spans generations, as she inherited her passion from her mother’s deep appreciation for flowers and stylistic finesse. It was only natural for Karen to follow in her mother’s footsteps, fueled by inspiration cultivated during her tenure in South Africa.

Throughout the years, Karen’s floristry enterprise has blossomed into a multifaceted establishment, offering an array of services, including Full Service Weddings & Events, Venue Styling & D├ęcor Hire. Weddings form the core essence of her business, as Karen and her dedicated team harness their creative talents and floral ardor to evoke an ambiance of romance and sophistication, impeccably reflecting the unique love story and personal style of each couple they work with. Renowned within the industry for crafting unparalleled arrangements, Karen delights in designing for couples who dare to dream on a grand scale.

Devoting a significant portion of her time to collaborating with couples, Karen strives to orchestrate flawless occasions, be it a lavish wedding or an intimate dinner party. Her unwavering focus is to curate unforgettable and awe-inspiring moments, infused with extraordinary beauty and meticulous attention to detail. Each collaboration stands as a testament to the distinctiveness of every event, exemplified by her exceptional team, who have stood alongside her for years. Karen’s motto encapsulates her approach to life: work diligently, find joy in laughter, and savor the sweetness of indulgent chocolate.