Whether it’s a colorful flower arrangement or a minimalist bouquet of dried flowers: flowers bring momentum to the interior! This is the best way to stage them
After the dark winter, we look forward to the first rays of sunshine, to longer days and above all to the colorful blooms! Best of all, we can bring the heralds of spring home. But which spring flowers can be best combined with each other? The interior design professionals at Westwing reveal which arrangements should not be missing in any vase this spring:
Color blocking against the winter blues
Do not be afraid to combine bright tones such as yellow, red or blue with each other: Color blocking in the flower vase is now experiencing its great revival! You can achieve great contrasts Complementary colors, i.e. the tones that are opposite each other in the color wheel. These include red and green or blue and orange.
For example, imagine a bouquet of reds Anemonen, blue Hyazinthen and some green accessories like eucalyptus together. An equally exciting combination: exotic looking ones Helikonien in orange and blue Cornflower. An arrangement that already makes us dream of long summer nights in the garden!
Decoration tip: The best way to stage colorful bouquets is in simple glass vases. This makes them particularly expressive!
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Its heyday is probably the real highlight of every spring: the cherry blossom! A real dream duo is the combination of Cherry blossom branches and filigree Ranunkeln.
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The elegant arrangement is perfect as an eye catcher on the console in the hallway or in the middle of the dining table.
Decoration tip: When arranging the bouquet, make sure that the larger cherry blossom branches are placed in the vase first. Then place the smaller flowers.
Pampas grass, cotton, protea: in 2021 we cannot get enough of dried ornamental grasses and flowers either. But they get a twist: Dried flowers are now shared with cut flowers when Mixed Bouquet arranged. However, you have to make sure that the dried plants do not come into contact with the vase water!
How to properly care for dried flowers
A bouquet of dried flowers also looks great on its own. In order for you to benefit from it for a long time (a bouquet can last up to two years!), However, it depends on the right care. The flower designer Mireia Aldomà from the online florist Colvin recommends: “Dried flowers need air. It is best to loosen them up and arrange them in the vase so that they have enough space. Otherwise, mold could form. And of course you should never water dried flowers Dust off for the month, for example with a feather duster or make-up brush. “
By the way, dried flowers tolerate no direct sunlight – the heat makes the color fade faster.