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Faux Flowers: Simple Accents and Arrangements

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ISBN13: 9780811833745
ISBN10: 0811833747
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A rose is a rose. But is it really? Take a closer look. Faux flowers have never looked so good, and today they're more popular than ever. Multihued hydrangeas, gossamer poppies, slender lilies, and hundreds of other varieties are widely available and incredibly lifelike. In this beautifully illustrated guide, floral designer Richard Kollath and writer Ed McCann demonstrate how easy it is to use faux flowers to add lasting, blooming color to every room of the house. A collection of anemones in tiny glass bottles cheers up a sunny windowsill. A lush arrangement of ranunculus in a ceramic cachepot brightens a corner nook, and a table arrangement of red hibiscus blossoms and candles sets an exotic mood for a dinner party. These are just a few of the more than 100 simple ideas in Faux Flowers. With tips on designing, constructing, and displaying the arrangements, full-color photographs, unique container ideas, and an extensive suppliers list, Faux Flowers is the ultimate guide to creating beautiful arrangements that last.

About the Author

Richard Kollath lives in New York's Hudson River Valley and has several books to his credit. A contributing editor for Country Living, he has created craft, decorating, and floral design projects for national magazines and television programs and hosts han

Ed McCann is a former television writer and producer whose essays have been published in The Sun. A contributing editor for Country Living, he lives and writes in Gardiner, New York.

Roy Gumpel's photographs appear internationally in ads, books, CDs, and magazines such as National Geographic and Country Living. He lives in High Falls, New York.

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stormie72, May 12, 2006 (view all comments by stormie72)
Great book for learning to design and arrange faux flowers. Provides a good list of contacts & sources for the products used. When this book says simple it really means SIMPLE. Some of the arrangements(i.e. single flower use) are just too simple to be included, but overall a great purchase.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780811833745
Subtitle:
Simple Accents and Arrangements
Author:
Gumpel, Roy
Author:
Kollath, Richard
Author:
Chronicle Books
Author:
McCann, Ed
Author:
Gumpel, Roy
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Location:
San Francisco
Subject:
Flower Arranging
Subject:
Dried flower arrangement
Subject:
Silk flower arrangement.
Series Volume:
70-0079
Publication Date:
20020601
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
132
Dimensions:
1 x 1 x 1 in 1 lb
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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