3 Floral Design Techniques for Everyday Use

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In flower arranging, as in all art, technique is everything. Even for those of us who do not quiiiite think of ourselves as floral artists, knowing just a few basic techniques can help us do one better than mashing flowers into a vase and hoping they look alright. In that spirit, here are three essential … Read more 3 Floral Design Techniques for Everyday Use

What Flowers to Get for Weddings

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If nothing else, organizing a wedding is an excellent exercise in trying not to feel overwhelmed when barrages of people ask you to make time-sensitive choices about things. If you are feeling overwhelmed, take a second and breathe deep. You’re doing a great job. I know it. You do still need to pick some flowers, … Read more What Flowers to Get for Weddings

TULIPS: The harbingers of spring

The tulip, known today as a symbol of Holland, actually originated in Turkey. Wild tulips look very different from their hybridized counterparts. During the 16th century, traders brought tulip bulbs back with them from expeditions to the Ottoman Empire. They found a welcoming climate for growing and experimenting with tulips in the fertile, temperate fields … Read more TULIPS: The harbingers of spring

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