Simon Lycett is a world-renowned floral decorator and stylist from the UK. His dazzling list of clientele includes The Queen of Norway, The Royal Academy, Elton John, Veuve Clicquot and Dunhill. In spite of his admirable achievements, Simon does not forget his humble beginnings as a 7-year-old participant at the Warwick Horticultural Society's annual show.
A striking point in Simon's profile is his flower arrangements in movie sets. His flower arrangements figure in the sets of movies such as Four Weddings And A funeral, Scarlett, and 101 & 102 Dalmatians.
Simon and his team have decorated with flowers Harrods, the Royal Box at the Royal Albert Hall, an open-air wedding in Athens, Buckingham Palace, St James's Palace, Windsor Castle, Spencer House for the G7 Summit, Tuscany, and the film festival in Cannes. A popular floral expert, Simon appears on both satellite and terrestrial TV in the UK. Simon was in charge of the flower arrangement for the wedding of the football legend David Beckham.
Simon Lycett's Philosophy
Simon Lycett has the unique philosophy of Making dreams come true. This extraordinary philosophy makes it very hard to characterise a special Simon Lycett style. Simon feels that he does not rigidly subscribe to any particular style.
Simon Lycett's Academy
Simon Lycett's academy, located in South London, conducts classes in a variety of flower related topics such as dinner party decorations, hand tied bouquets & techniques, flowers in the garden, and wedding flowers. Every participant is expected to get very useful training because two professional and experienced tutors will be leading each class.
Simon Lycett's books
Flowers For Four Weddings - This is Simon's book about his flower arrangements in the movie 'Four Weddings And A funeral'. This also happens to be his first book.
Flowers with a Flourish - This is a comprehensive book on the basics of flower arranging.
Decorating With Herbs - A book about attractive arrangements and decorations using herbs.
Candle Creations : Making and Arranging Candles for Beautiful Effects - This book gives you great ideas about how to make and arrange candles.