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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.
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.
I just love everything about carnations, their frilly edge and soft fresh smell. arrangement by wood and wool stool.
Carnations... hmm.. they can actually be pretty....
carnation....my momma's favorite flower. RIP momma!! I miss you!!!
My mommas favorite flower too......RIP momma
SOPHIE TAJAN, BOUQUET: more at sophietakespictur....
I tape flowers on my walls too!
Carnations [more at pinterest.com/...]
I'll also be in charge of putting together some flower arrangements.