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No.8 Lifestyle is based in a beautiful Grade II listed building in Wheathampstead High Street and brings something different to the world of retail with our seasonal collections and carefully curated ranges of homeware, gifts and decorative vintage items.
We can also work with you on a 1:1 basis to create tailored florals for intimate weddings, events and funerals, that are both meaningful and memorable.
You can order some of our most popular products online Here for collection or delivery to Wheathampstead, Harpenden, St Albans and surrounding areas or visit us at 8 High Street, Wheathampstead.
Opening hours: Tuesday to Friday 9.30am-5pm and Saturday 9am-4pm.
You can trust our expertise, knowledge and experience to create beautiful arrangements to suit your home.
We use the best quality flowers and foliage in our seasonal collections and work with you on a 1:1 basis to create bespoke wedding, event and funeral tributes that are both meaningful and memorable.
Get hands-on with your blooms, learn how to style them with video tutorials and discover florist top tips with The Flower Club. On the 3rd Thursday of the month we deliver a bunch of the best seasonal flowers, carefully selected for freshness and vase life. Flowers are delivered hand wrapped (not crammed into a box) so you can enjoy a wider variety and selection of blooms.
Bring the outdoors inside with our collection of luxury botanical inspired gift and homeware products. From exquisite faux florals and foliage to statement piece vases, stunning and exotic plants and timeless accessories.
Our interior styling will bring your space to life.
No.8 Lifestyle combines my passion for flowers, interiors and an eye for creating something extraordinary and unique. Bringing floral artistry and botanical magic with a truly personal service is what sets No.8 Lifestyle apart from other businesses.
My professional floristry journey took off in my 40’s, training at college and alongside established florists in London and Hertfordshire. “Do you suppose she’s a wildflower?” is a quote from Alice In Wonderland and is one that has stayed with me for many years. To me it embodies looking at things differently, creatively and sharing the beauty in everything to enhance our space and life.
Previously I worked as an Executive Assistant for over 20 years, skills which definitely come in very handy when it comes to running a successful business.
“You make it look so easy!” This is a comment I hear a lot at no. 8 when customers are in the shop and see me behind the counter making a bouquet, arrangement or when I’m running a workshop. I guess you could say the same to a surgeon or…
Deciding which funeral flowers to include for that final farewell isn’t easy. It’s a difficult time, you are grieving, you have so much to organise and sometimes it’s an easy option to default to the traditional floral tributes we have all seen for many years. But funeral flowers have moved…
Learn a brief history of the Language of Flowers and how to choose flowers based on their history and symbolism is a special way to add even more sentiment to your day.