Tag Archives: flower arranging

santa barbara jasmine

Pink Jasmine

Right now, pink jasmine is draping over fences all over town, have you seen it?

justine's flowers

Pucci Inspired Flowers

For a recent birthday of a special friend, I tried my hand at arranging a bouquet inspired by her favorite designer.

Flowers by Carolyne Roehm

Flowers is the latest book from Carolyne Roehm. I have every other one of her books, and I’m excited to be adding this beauty to my collection; it does not disappoint.

roses from the garden

It’s All About the Blooms

“Regardless of its size or complexity, the perfect floral arrangement is the one that makes you stop for an instant and smile with surprise and delight.” -Preston Bailey

grocery store bouquet

Mother’s Day Flowers

Confess—are you the kid, husband, sister or mom that will stop by the grocery store on Mother’s day morning, only to grab a cellophane wrapped bouquet off the grocery store shelf?

Red Ranunculus

Fresh Flower Tips

Chances are it’s day three since the Valentine flowers from your honey arrived at the door. If that’s the case, today is the day to give new life to those blossoms of love—Isn’t it kind of nice to have all the sap behind us for another year?

tomatillo-with-2-flowers

Lovely Little Lanterns

Tomatillo salsa is amazing, but so are the tomatillo plants in my flower arrangements—I love it when you get multiple uses from a simple garden vegetable.