unusual and creative flower containers

flower-boot
I’m always searching the internet for new sources of inspiration to satisfy my curiosity and passion for the wonderful world of flowers.

Pinterest is one of these sources. I enjoy it a lot because of how easy it is to browse so many ideas and visuals at once. I found myself lately collecting a lot of interesting and creative ways to grow plants and reuse different objects as flower pots.

Below are some photos from my board ‘flower containers‘:

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make your own bio Christmas tree

Winter season is here and soon we will also  enjoy the holiday spirit. Until then I challenge you to take a walk in the park and gather everything that catches your eyes. It could be dog roses, different types of tree cones or nuts. And you could also cut some citrus: oranges, mandarins or even lime and lemons so that you get different shape and colours, and leave them on a paper to dry. You can see down what I have gathered till now:


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clean your boots for Saint Nicholas

The holiday spirit is coming to life. I had this project in mind since last week, but didn’t find the proper boots for it, so I spent most of the time searching for raining boots and finally ended up with a boot shaped flowerpot.

It’s a tradition in my country to clean the boots the night before Saint Nicholas and to wait and see if you were rewarded with gifts or if you were so “naughty” in the past year that you just got a rod. I thought that this could be easily  transposed in a very nice flower arrangement. Here is the outcome:


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bracelet for the maid of honor

Usually a florist will use a pearl bracelet or a ribbon as support for a flower corsage.
I used the wiring technique to form new stems for the flowers. My innovation was making the bracelet with the long wires used in the stems. I’ve covered them with flower tape and wrapped around my hand.

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