IF SHANE CONNOLLY ENJOYED a rarefied reputation as one of Britain's most famous and talented floral designers before, after he was awarded the Royal War- rant by His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, his stratospheric position was duly sealed.
As such, he creates the milieu for countless public royal events, as well as wonderful private festivities that are never dis- cussed. "It's tacitly tight," he told us recently. "Confidentiality agreements mean private things remain private. It's actually a very good thing."
British royalty's go-to designer Shane Connolly directs symphonies of floral magic that always strike just the right note