• Flower arranging & floral crafts

      100 FLOWER GARLANDS

      Step-by-step projects for fresh and dried floral circles and swags, in 800 photographs

      by Fiona Barnett Terence Moore

      100 FLOWER GARLANDS Step-by-step projects for fresh and dried floral circles and swags, in 800 photographs Fiona Barnett and Terence Moore - Presents a fabulous range of 100 floral projects, including simple wreaths, flamboyant garlands and seasonal swags. Provides advice on techniques and materials, and how to make the most of nature s abundance with fresh and dried flowers, foliage, nuts, twigs, seedpods, fir cones and shells. Wonderfully creative projects include a daffodil Easter wreath, a fresh springtime circle of pussy willow and fruit blossom, a glorious summer rose garland, and an aromatic blue spruce Christmas swag. Beautifully photographed throughout by award-winning Michelle Garrett. CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE BOOK IN DIGITAL FORM

    • Flower arranging & floral crafts

      THE NEW FLOWER ARRANGER

      Contemporary approaches to floral design

      by fiona Barnett

      This beautiful book is a complete guide to creating innovative flower designs for any occasion or setting. The 150 step-by-step projects are organized within sections on Fresh Flowers, Dried Flower and Flowers for Special Occasions. The designs use every kind of flower, foliage or natural decoration, and range from simple and restrained to rich and flamboyant. Projects include an Aurum Lily Vase, a Bride's Victorian Posy and a striking Flower Cone. Accessible to beginners, the range of ideas will challenge the most experienced flower designer. There is also advice on basic equipment, harvesting, seasonal availability and containers. Over 150 innovative flower designs in traditional and contemporary styles by a leading floral designer. Teaches the full range of flower arranging techniques in an easy-to-follow format, enabling the reader to create all the designs from the very simple to the elaborate. Displays using fresh and dried flowers and foliage, with designs to suit every room of the house and for every season and celebration. Over 700 gorgeous images by lifestyle photographer Debbie Patterson. CLICK HERE TO READ THE WHOLE BOOK IN DIGITAL FORM

    • Flower arranging & floral crafts
      May 2017

      DRIED FLOWER ARRANGING

      Over 140 beautiful floral displays from natural materials, shown in more than 500 photographs

      by Terence Moore

      Moving far beyond the standard dried-flower display, this book presents a veritable harvest of innovative ideas. From the simplest lavender- and rosebud-filled terracotta pot to breathtaking structures of lichen, leaves and twigs, there are projects here to suit both every taste - and every level of ability. Illustrated with over 500 photographs, this book is highly practical, with 140 projects explained through step-by-step instructions and visual examples. Details of basic techniques, materials and tools are included, as well as advice on preserving the finished work. Within these pages are all you need to create original displays for every occasion. A fabulous practical guide to making stunning decorative displays from natural organic materials. Over 140 innovative dried-flower arrangements for every occasion, including decorative pots, captivating topiaries, attractive garlands, basket displays and more. Explore the creative potential of all kinds of seasonal natural materials, including flowers, mosses, fir cones, dried leaves, grasses, fruits and dried herbs and fruits. Over 500 lovely photographs by award-winning photographer Michelle Garrett.

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