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Have you heard of "Wish Trees"? What would you expect to pay to hire one please?

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GrimbleGrog Fri 10-May-13 18:53:10

This particular one is very pretty. It's a 7ft tall artificial willow with little gold birds and butterflies, quality cream cards with gold organza ribbons, glitzy pens and altogether poncetastic.


GrimbleGrog Fri 10-May-13 19:01:30

I should say I'm not touting for business here. It is a new project for me and I'm having trouble pricing it.
I think maybe this should go into a businessy-type-topic?

UniS Fri 10-May-13 19:05:47

never heard of them.
I would not expect to hire one.

HotCrossPun Fri 10-May-13 19:07:26

You haven't linked to it?

SherbertStraws Fri 10-May-13 19:07:56

What is it exactly?

GrimbleGrog Fri 10-May-13 19:09:46

I can link to an example. I don't have a page for mine yet, I'm just setting it up in my bricks and mortar shop atm.
Hang on...

GrimbleGrog Fri 10-May-13 19:12:15

this explains the idea but mine is nothing like this. More natural looking I suppose and larger. There are different packages to suit colour schemes and different occasions.

NorbertDentressangle Fri 10-May-13 19:13:55

Never heard of them.

When/what are they used for?

NorbertDentressangle Fri 10-May-13 19:14:52

oops sorry X-posted. Off to read the link.

Slambang Fri 10-May-13 19:19:50

Oooh I like. Pretty!

I'd pay hmmmmm ..... £30????

<disclaimer am old gimmer who got married in a back garden 100 years ago at a cost of about £30 total>

KenDoddsDadsDog Fri 10-May-13 19:21:50

I have seen them before and DDs nursery has a lovely one where the children hang their names in the morning. I think they sell them on not on the high street for £££

GrimbleGrog Fri 10-May-13 19:21:58

here is another good example, well explained.

As I said mine is more natural-looking but the principle is the same.

NorbertDentressangle Fri 10-May-13 19:22:41

TBH I wouldn't have a clue although I suspect they probably cost more to hire than one would expect. They just have that air of 'expensive non-essential' item about them!

GrimbleGrog Fri 10-May-13 22:17:44

thanks, all input helps smile

MiguelMarshall Thu 16-May-13 12:09:41

Hello GrimbleGrog, I've done a bit of research on what a Wish Tree is and what it looks like and I came across this blog post

I think I would pay between £80 to £120 for a setup like this one

But I would want to keep it afterwards!

I'd like to know if you decided to go ahead with the idea, keep us posted smile

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