Botanical Style

Inspirational decorating with nature, plants and florals

Author: Selina Lake

Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small

ISBN: 9781849757133

Category: Design

Page: 160

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The first chapter, Botanical Inspirations, takes a look at the ingredients of the look—antique botanical prints and artworks, flower stalls, potting sheds, and houseplants—and draws upon these sources for fresh ideas to transform your home into a leafy haven. Moving on, Selina explores five different facets of the botanical look. Vintage Botanicals celebrates the gentle palette and delicate style of floral watercolors and pressed flowers, while Boho Botanicals has more of a free-spirited 1970s vibe, with jungly potted plants, flower garlands, and even a decorated teepee. The varied textures and contemporary appeal of Industrial Botanicals give it a modern edge, utilizing materials such as polished concrete, rusted metal, and laboratory glass and combining them with peeling paint and vintage science posters on the walls. Next, Natural Botanicals is based around antique botanical prints and museum specimen cases for a nostalgic feel while Tropical Botanicals features bold leafy prints, spiny cacti, and palm trees for a distinctly glamorous retro flavor. Throughout the book, Selina‘s imaginative ‘DIY Makes’ and insightful ‘Style Tips’ provide a wealth of inspiring suggestions for how to recreate the textures, tones, and ambience of Botanical Style in your own home.

Living With Plants

A Guide To Indoor Gardening

Author: Sophie Lee

Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

ISBN: 174358492X

Category: Gardening

Page: 160

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Bring the Outdoors In

Garden Projects for Decorating and Styling Your Home

Author: Shane Powers,Jennifer Cegielski,Gentl & Hyers

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 1452107548

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

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Provides twenty-two ideas for incorporating elements of the garden into home decor, featuring step-by-step instructions for projects--including planters, sculptures, and wreaths--that use both live and dried plant materials.

Art Et Décoration

Author: Roberta Waddell

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486235158

Category: Art

Page: 288

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Nearly six hundred photographs record the designs of one hundred seventy-five artists of Europe and America and provide a representative survey of the art nouveau style