2 October 2016

Florets - Floral Quote - # 123 - by William Yeoward



" The main rule for arranging flowers for a table is that the display should be either above or below the eye level of people conversing across the table. The guests should be able to have direct eye contact with the person they are talking to without having to duck up and down or around the flowers.When you are using glass or crystal vases, remember that it isn't just the flower heads that are on show - you'll see the stems as well, so they should be clean, neatly cut, and placed in clear water. I always try to find flowers that are in season. Forced flowers don't last, and one of the nice things about holding a party at home is that you can have the pleasure and enjoyment of the flowers during the following days."


~ William Yeoward ~ 


[William Yeoward: British, interior designer, retailer with shops in London and New York and author of five books.
[Quote from: Perfect Tables (2006) by William Yeoward.]
[Flowers: White, pink and green ornamental cabbage.]
[Styling and photography © Ingrid Henningsson/Of Spring and Summer.]

Enjoy your flower arranging and have a fabulous and floral Sunday!

Thank you for visiting 'Of Spring and Summer' - I'll be back on Monday with another Floral Media. 

Ingrid 

~ xoxo ~


[Styling and Photography © Ingrid Henningsson/Of Spring and Summer.]

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