Welcome to silkflowers.com.au (Bradford Potter Pty Ltd).
We stock and mail order world wide, hundreds of artificial flowers, foliage & related products. Catering for Fashion, Bridal, Millinery, Interior decoration, Display, Craft, Props, Florist supplies, etc.. You can order straight from the secure shopping cart on this web site or email, call, fax your enquiry / order using the product item numbers.
Our primary business is hand making artificial flowers and related goods, custom made for individuals and commercial production runs for fashion houses. We also have stocks of complimentary local and imported goods. We are the only specialist artificial flower makers in Australia. Thank you for considering 'Australian Made'.
We can make from:
A one off unique designed flower to your personal taste, to;
Production orders for garment, couturier, theatre, display houses, etc..
We are located on the New South Wales South Coast near Jervis Bay and have a (usually) next day ordinary postal delivery to Sydney.
Some of our light manufacturing services include:
- Fabric treatment.
- Cutting patterned shapes measuring 8mm to 20cm+ from fabrics and materials up to 3mm thick.
- Colour shading fabrics.
- Fabric shaping and impressing.
- Light assembly.
- Packing and Distribution services.
Below are some images of our studio in Huskisson near Jervis Bay NSW, open by appointment (please call ahead to ensure we are able to serve).
The 'Bradford Potter Pty Ltd' parent business has been in operation since 1924 and our staff have been making artificial flowers for over 30 years.
The silkflowers.com.au e-commerce facility has been in operation since 2003.
- 1924 - 1961, 88 Liverpool St, Sydney, 2000.
- Image (left) shows Bradford Potter staff making Blossom branches and, (right) the Blossoms displayed en masse in the Foyer at the Sydney Capital Theatre reopening after major refurbishment in spring 1928.
- 1961 - 2001, 608 Harris St, Ultimo, 2007.
- 2001 - , 49 Parnell Rd, Tomerong, 2540.
- 2012 - , 4 / 6 Scallop St, Huskisson, 2540.
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