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Florist-to-the-hipsters Kathleen Hyppolite of Kat Flower displays her gorgeous arrangements at the Brooklyn Flea, a flea market in Brooklyn, NY. In our slideshow, she shares some great tips about how to condition flowers before arranging and how to load your containers with textures and pops of color.
Kathleen Hyppolite with Kat Flower speaks the truth. Carnations don't deserve the bad reputation that they get. Look how pretty these ruffled carnations are. Mixed in with other flowers they are quite beautiful. I think even better tightly grouped together on their own.
lovely... this is just so sweet!
Easily turn some grocery store carnations into a gorgeous centerpiece. LOVE this idea from Country Living Magazine!
Carnations offer an astounding array of colors and textures but are often overlooked for bridal bouquets. From FloristChronicles....
These remind me of my girls... Their dad always got the carnations for Valentines & still does even though they are married women with children ;);)
Carnation. Mary's love of God. These flowers are said to have grown at Christ Nativity according to German legend
I have this vase from Ikea and love to put peonies in it.
carnation....my momma's favorite flower. RIP momma!! I miss you!!!
Carnations... hmm.. they can actually be pretty....
Carnations are a simple flower that is a classic in most summer bouquets! :) Just love them and they have such a great scent!
SOPHIE TAJAN, BOUQUET: more at sophietakespictur....