Easter Twig Wreaths

Door, wall and table wreaths are traditional and commonly seen decorations before and during Easter. Here are some innovative, contemporary interpretations of this kind of arrangement made from bare twigs with decorations in a limited range of colours.           To create the negative shape of two semi-profile wreaths, you need a … [Read more…]

Workbook – Floral Advent Window Displays

This book features fifteen Advent window displays from florist shops in DENMARK, SWITZERLAND and GERMANY. The different design approaches, flower arrangements and techniques are captured in 400 pictures. Informative texts provide background information on the shops, the various designs and the approaches used. Practical tips and information on a wide range of different ways to … [Read more…]

BLOOM’s VIEW WORLD 2-18

Once again, autumn with all its opulence, cornucopia of fruit and glorious colours is almost here. It is often associated with traditional, frequently rustic looking shapes and designs inspired by the countryside. In the first part of our magazine, we show you how to design such arrangements with modern aspects in a way that is … [Read more…]

Floral tapestries

  Floral materials that are dried or in attractive stages of drying, coloured and naturally bleached elements, wool yarn and felt are all fashioned into a permanent floral tapestry using traditional hand-weaving techniques, creating a rustic yet natural appearance. We show you some creations from a nature’s workshop seminar held by Klaus Wagener.     … [Read more…]

Trends 2018

How do we decorate our homes for the Advent season? How do we set the scene for the Christmas holidays at year’s end? How do we enjoy winter 2018/2019?Answers, outlooks, ideas and suggestions are provided by BLOOM’s Trends: 

Festive tables with Christmas rose splendour

Check out our video on YouTube As a wintry blooming wonder, hellebores enrich every festive table in the Christmas season with their white brilliance. You can learn how to make this table decoration with hellebores and cones in this video. Helleborus ‘WinterFashion®’ from Heuger Gartenbaubetriebe; production sites in the Netherlands (nurseries: Van der Does and Sonneveld); … [Read more…]