Posts Tagged: flower arrangements

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Flower arranging secrets
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While some might say that flower arranging is not rocket science, it does require a certain knack and eye for detail. Even a bouquet that does not seem to be in any way asymmetrical is balanced in its own special way. Here are some essentials to keep in mind when arranging blooms. Flower and foliage […]
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Using extra or leftover flowers
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Using extra or leftover flowers
Fresh flowers are far too beautiful to let them go to waste. Fortunately, with these tips, you will never need to let another bloom end up in the garbage. Here are a few excellent uses for those extra or leftover flowers. Broken stems Sometimes flower stems are damaged before they have the chance to rest […]
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Rustic winter flower arrangements
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Rustic winter flower arrangements
Fresh and bright flowers are usually not our first thought when we imagine the beauty of winter. The truth is that there are more flowers available in these cold months than most people realise. Of course, when celebrating the beauty of winter, it’s important to embrace the natural elements that we see around this time […]
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Fan-shaped flower displays
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Fan-shaped flower displays
Fan vases are the key element when it comes to creating fan-shaped flower arrangements. These vases make it easy to assemble the bouquet and they are beautiful too. These types of arrangements can be used in just about any room and they make excellent gifts too. Here’s how to make your very own fan-shaped design. […]
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Different types of flower arrangements
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Different types of flower arrangements
When you browse for fresh flowers, you will notice that flower arrangements come in all shapes and sizes. Each stem seems to be so perfectly placed that every petal and leaf look impeccable. Each type of flower and foliage is used to serve a particular purpose. Line, focal, and filler flowers are used in almost […]
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Summer flowers for your dinner party
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Summer flowers for your dinner party
Summer is the perfect time of year to host parties and invite friends and family over. During the colder months we are less inclined to go out but, when the mercury rises, we tend to have more energy and there’s plenty more social events on the calendar. If you are planning a summer dinner party, […]
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Should you use a vase or floral foam
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Should you use a vase or floral foam
When you need to choose between arranging flowers in a vase or a piece of floral foam, you might not know how to decide. Your needs as well as your personal taste will be the main factors to consider when making your decision since each option has its pros and cons. No matter which option […]
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Perfect filler flowers for your arrangement
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Perfect filler flowers for your arrangement
Any professional florist will confirm that filler flowers can make or break a flower arrangement. In order to assemble a bouquet and make sure that it’s balance, it’s important to understand the difference between focal and filler flowers. When you look at a bouquet, where do your eyes instantly fall? These flowers are your focal […]
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Flower centrepieces for smaller dinner tables
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Flower centrepieces for smaller dinner tables
Not every home has a large dinner table. In these cases, most families set their bowls, plates, and casseroles of food on a table in the kitchen or on the kitchen worktops. The dining table is used only to hold everyone’s plates, glasses, and eating utensils. That said, there’s usually at least a small amount […]
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Put your old watering cans to good use
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Put your old watering cans to good use
It’s no secret that watering cans make great vases. You can use various watering cans of just about every size and shape to display suitable flowers. Of course, the larger the watering can, the taller your flowers will need to be. For example, a short watering can is best filled with short-stemmed roses or small […]