Cover image for Living with flowers / by Rowan Blossom.
Living with flowers / by Rowan Blossom.
Publication Information:
London : Laurence King Publishing, 2019.

Physical Description:
175 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
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745.92 BLO Book Adult General Collection

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Fill your house with blooms with florist Rowan Blossom's debut book, Living with Flowers .

This book will teach you the basics every budding florist should know, before showing how to create more than 25 of Rowan's favourite floral masterpieces for every occasion, from tokens to the grandest of statements. Learn how to make a floral chandelier or hang a curtain of flowers, fashion a festival crown or tie a simple bouquet.

Rowan's love of everything bohemian, vintage and natural, and her no-nonsense approach, makes this the perfect book for first-time flower-arrangers and anyone who wants to bring flowers into their home.

Author Notes

Rowan Blossom is a Notting Hill-based florists who specializes in dreamy and natural creations using seasonal flowers. Her clients include Matches Fashion, Bloom Wild, and Topshop.

Table of Contents

Rowan Blossom's Worldp. 6
Toolkitp. 12
Floral Foamp. 16
Vesselsp. 17
Conditioningp. 18
Chapter I Everydayp. 23
Bottles, Jam Jars & Bud Vasesp. 26
Dinky Posy in a Vasep. 30
Kitchen Blooms in a Jugp. 34
Dried Flower Arrangementp. 38
In a Picklep. 40
Candlestick with a Floral Touchp. 46
Floral Wreathp. 50
Chapter II Entertainingp. 55
Floral Place Settingsp. 58
Flowery Cake Standp. 62
Floral Garnishesp. 66
Table Garlandp. 68
Compote Arrangementp. 74
Showstopper Urnp. 80
Chapter III Givingp. 85
Choosing Flowers for Bouquetsp. 88
Bouquetp. 92
Little Vase Arrangementp. 96
Pressed Flowers Blooms for Houseguestsp. 102
Bowl of Bloomsp. 104
Chapter IV Fashionp. 109
Corsagep. 112
Big, Blowsy & Bold Flower Crownp. 116
Botanical Makeupp. 120
Chapter V Partyp. 125
Blooming Chandelierp. 128
Flower Curtainp. 134
Meadow Boxp. 138
Bloom Bonbonp. 144
Archwayp. 150
Blossomaryp. 161
Practical Stuffp. 162
Seasonal Heroesp. 166
Indexp. 172
Thanksp. 174