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Filler …Floral Friday

When using clear glass vases, I sometimes like to add fill material to take the arrangements to a new level, because bare stems don’t always enhance the vases’ designs. Two different fillers are shown in today’s three projects. The folded … Continue reading

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August Avant-Garde …Floral Friday

Two basic materials are the common ingredients for today’s projects: glass for the vases and dried grasses as dominant filler materials. There is plenty of potential variety for these media, so I decided towards the direction of avant-garde instead of … Continue reading

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Thick Glass …Floral Friday

The thick layer of clear ice on the driveway inspired today’s theme of vases manufactured from thick glass. Because winter ice provided the idea, pine branches were used as supporting mechanicals for each arrangement. Three very sturdy glass vessels were … Continue reading

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Modern Glass …Floral Friday

The simplicity of clean shapes and elemental colors can provide a mental place for the mind to play. Three glass containers demonstrate what that meant to me this week. An amber, contemporary vase of thick, flawless glass was exactly that … Continue reading

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Glass Cubes …Floral Friday

One of the most basic geometric shapes is the cube. When a container is manufactured in that shape, we have one of the most versatile, elegant vases. If the cube is glass, the creative possibilities for a designer are nearly … Continue reading

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Vase Fillers …Floral Friday

The idea of placing items inside of clear glass vases is a very old one and is a way to create an attractive decorative accent. There are the standard glass “marbles” that are usually pearlescent. Other items work well too, … Continue reading

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Glassy …Floral Friday

Some glass just has class. This idea is the focus of the last Floral Friday of 2017. The over all care in construction, the color or clarity, and the styling details add to the beauty of specialty glass vases that … Continue reading

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