The trick to this inventive door decoration is hiding inside — each tulip stem is in it own individual test tube filled with water, so they stay lively longer. Get the tutorial at Made From Pinterest »   - countryliving.co.uk

The trick to this inventive door decoration is hiding inside — each tulip stem is in it own individual test tube filled with water, so they stay lively longer. Get the tutorial at Made From Pinterest » - countryliving.co.uk

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Every project starts with a sketch, then moves to what she jokingly calls a “branch-off”: Each stem is laid out; after examining their shapes, she decides which of them will “win” a spot. The tallest go first. Other than that, she says, “I let the flowers be my guide.” If a poppy looks best facing left, she’ll create a design that showcases its good side. Next, she “colors in” the empty spaces with shorter stems but avoids any overlap. “I imagine the flowers are growing toward the sun,” she…

Every project starts with a sketch, then moves to what she jokingly calls a “branch-off”: Each stem is laid out; after examining their shapes, she decides which of them will “win” a spot. The tallest go first. Other than that, she says, “I let the flowers be my guide.” If a poppy looks best facing left, she’ll create a design that showcases its good side. Next, she “colors in” the empty spaces with shorter stems but avoids any overlap. “I imagine the flowers are growing toward the sun,” she…

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Tulips make amazingly simple but gorgeous centrepieces
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You’ll need a little greenery to bring out the brilliant colors in your floral arrangements. Take your pick! Image via Fiftyflowers.com

You’ll need a little greenery to bring out the brilliant colors in your floral arrangements. Take your pick! Image via Fiftyflowers.com

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Switch off between placing bold peonies and smaller flower varieties in a clear vase for an arrangement that is loaded with texture.

Switch off between placing bold peonies and smaller flower varieties in a clear vase for an arrangement that is loaded with texture.

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