Tag Archives: Haegar Pottery

Two-Handled Oldies …Floral Friday

It’s about time to feature a grouping of projects based on what originally inspired my interest in floral design, which, in turn, led to featuring Floral Fridays on the blog. Vintage porcelain vases have long fascinated me. Those from the early 20th century … Continue reading

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Suspended …Floral Friday

The Fall cleaning bug bit on the ceiling mounted planters this week. The artificial ferns and dried flowers had become dusty and faded. All of that had to go away. It was time to refresh the containers. The biggest project … Continue reading

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Small Trees …Floral Friday

The practice of bringing small or young trees into our homes predates the current tradition of Christmas trees.  Many cultures have enjoyed indoor trees.  In the modern era, people have bred dwarf varieties and created artificial trees.  We’ve seen such … Continue reading

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Vintage Silks …Floral Friday

The big, dusty, bent-up flower arrangement grabbed my attention right away.  It was a relic of the 1980s, when pastels were chic, especially pink.  Jumbo sized silk flowers of that vintage are becoming more scarce, so I made an impulse … Continue reading

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Revisiting Past Styles …Floral Friday

I like to flip through vintage florist books on winter days.  Even though some of the styles are quite dated, a few stand out as looks that should be revisited.  Some of the arrangements do not quite conform to stereotypical … Continue reading

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Simple Style …Floral Friday

The idea of a floral accent as simple refreshment for the eyes  is ancient.  In today’s complicated, multitasking world, simple is especially refreshing.  As in other disciplines, simple isn’t always easy.  That’s OK, because simple thus means the chance to … Continue reading

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