Decorating with Flowers: A Stunning Ideas Book for all by Roberto Caballero

By Roberto Caballero

Use clean flora to make a dramatic distinction on your home…and dazzle with the facility of flora in case you entertain!

Decorating with Flowers celebrates the newest traits in modern floral layout with a tropical twist. that includes encouraged desk settings and installations, this impressive flower arranging booklet will inspire you to create your personal unforgettable floral creations. Be encouraged to conjure a paranormal atmosphere for staff wonderful or craft a gorgeous ornament for intimate celebrations.

The ten designers and artists showcased proportion the tips and insights at the back of their floral arrangements—each of that is proven in certain photos—making this a good consultant for inside decorators, florists, occasion planners and owners seeking to upload a few pizzazz to an area.

Featuring over three hundred colour images, Decorating with Flowers has whatever for everyone—from glamorous Flemish flower displays to trendy Sogetsu ikebana kinds, and modular flower sculptures created to augment minimalist, modern areas.

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The timeless elegance of lilies in classic crystal vases is a perfect counterpoint to the modern Klieg light, used as a décor accent in a corner. The house is quietly modern with understatement; floral arrangements are used as lowkey accents amid the settings. A starkly simple bouquet of white cabbage roses is spotlighted on a remarkable pedestal—a modern Art Deco-inspired three-legged table. Florist Robert Blancaflor’s fascinating sculptural installation highlights the inherent form and line of the yellow calla lily.

Sexy pink heliconias in a large earthen water jar standing tall on a circular water fountain, form a vivid focal point at the entrance to the main restaurant pavilion. The atmosphere of the meandering gardens is understated but undeniably romantic. Emily Campos’s forte is styling creative centerpieces: fresh vegetables anchored on a banana trunk perk up a breezy lunch setting. Banana leaves form novel placemats. In the foyer of the Villa Michelangelo, massed arrangements at varying heights amidst carefully chosen artifacts from the Pietro Collection make a cheerful, harmonious and welcoming display.

The collector’s dining table displays gold-rimmed plateware and English linens in a room lined with vintage Filipino paintings by Joya, Manansala and HR Ocampo. The flower arrangements are kept deliberately low-key. A majestic combination of red roses and purple hydrangeas in an elegant silver urn is the perfect choice for a room filled with colorful modern art and a table set with classical dinnerware and fine silver candelabra. A simple bunch of white alstroemerias peeping out from a bamboo vase makes a superb contrast to a display of antique clay figures of Chinese Tang horsemen.

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