Have you noticed the crocuses are starting to raise their little heads? Spring is definitely on its way and soon our homes will be full of the heady scent of beautiful flowers. If you’re looking for inspirational and original ways to display your blooms then look no further than floral artist Jane Packer’s latest book ‘At home with Flowers’ (Ryland Peters & Small: Photographs; Catherine Gratwicke).
I met Jane Packer, the world-renowned florist, at a flower arranging master class a few years back before her untimely passing away last year. She was so friendly and could shape a display in minutes. She make it look so easy. My attempt at flower arranging didn’t look quite so good.
Jane had an artistic and modern approach to creating displays with flowers that I could only dream of. That’s why this book is such a great find. It’s bursting with gorgeous arrangements for your whole home from bathroom and bedroom to hallways and kitchens. Here’s just a few to whet your appetite…
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Emma Morton Turner, Guest Editor
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