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Florist Surrounded with Flowers

Can you imagine yourself surrounded with beautiful flowers? Floristry is a feel good industry where you bring happiness to others. The flowers chosen for this posy are soft pink ranunculus, green viburnum, deep pink tulips, pink hyacinths and eucalyptus gum. It is best not to have all smooth stemmed flowers  and foliage as they can …

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Gift Posy Of Flowers To Show You Care

Flowers are the perfect way to show our love, appreciation and that we care. This gift posy of flowers would be an ideal gift for many different occasions. The flowers used in this design are orange tulips, blue hyacinths and yellow chrysanthemums. The centre flower is held in one hand, and the other flowers added …

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Christmas is a magical time of the year. It’s time to give thanks for what we have and to show our family and friends that we care. The Christmas spirit is to go that bit extra and spread kindness to those we come in contact with. The shops are full of beautiful decorations you can …

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Elegant Flower Arrangement

I wan to show you a flower arrangement that has a classical beauty but is simple to make. This arrangement features bronze orchids, green molucca balm, yellow calla lilies and white hydrangea. Tropical leaves and leather fern. A plain ceramic container has been used as a base and has been filled with water. As you …

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How To Choose Flowers And Foliage For An Arrangement

Flowers and Foliage It is wonderful that we have so many different varieties of flowers and foliage available. Each season has a beauty of its own. An arrangement have more interest when you use different shaped flowers and foliage together. Spike Flowers Spike or line flowers are tall, slender flowers which are used to form …

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Planning Your Flower Arrangement

Before you make up a floral design you should have a mental picture in your mind of how you want the finished flower arrangement to look. Think of the style, type of flowers, foliage and colours you would like to use that go well together. Suitability The arrangement should suit the occasion and where it …

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Basic Rules of Flower Arranging

There are a few rules in flower arranging that should be observed. Once you understand these you can create so many different styles and your floral designs will have that professional look. The basic rules of flower arranging include Proportion Balance Harmony Rythym Colour Texture Proportion The size of the flowers, foliage and container should …

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Flowers Can Make You Happy

Did you know research has shown flowers can make you happy? Have you ever looked at a lovely flower arrangement and thought I would love to know how to arrange flowers like that?  By learning the basic principles of flower arranging you can! Research has shown that flowers can affect our happiness and well-being. Flowers …

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