3 Multipurpose Valentine’s Day Gifts

January 27, 2017

I have a feeling that one of the most common gifts for Valentine’s Day are flowers. but the vase or vessel in which they’re given is what can truly elevate the arrangement. This year in my quest for saving … Continue reading




How Florist Duo Bows + Arrows Find the Inspired and Unexpected at Home

May 3, 2016
How Florist Duo Bows + Arrows Find the Inspired and Unexpected at Home

As florists, husband-and-wife duo Adam and Alicia Rico of Bows + Arrows are always creating something special. Living and working at home, they need a space that’s especially inspiring, so Alicia and Adam lean on … Continue reading




How to Create a Living Centerpiece for Thanksgiving

November 19, 2015

It’s turkey time again, but instead of going with a traditional centerpiece for Thanksgiving, why not try an elegant, but easy-to-make living plant arrangement for your table? I’m planning to keep things simple this holiday … Continue reading




Transition to Fall with a Living Plant Arrangement

September 15, 2015

As the last of summer blooms fade outside, it’s time to transition to indoor plants. I love to create arrangements with living plants and there’s no better place to look for inspiration and an interesting … Continue reading




3 Ways to Stylize Your Trays

August 20, 2015

When my husband and I moved in together, he wasn’t too happy about all the trays I was bringing along with me. He wondered why I needed so many, but I couldn’t just bring one. … Continue reading




5 Tips for Fabulous Flower Arrangements

July 6, 2015

Fresh flowers can be expensive, but by following these easy tips you can create fabulous, yet affordable flower arrangements that make any room feel complete. Photo by French Country Cottage Fresh flowers are a must … Continue reading




4 Coastal Creations with Air Plants

May 19, 2015

I love using air plants for summer arrangements because they live just as happily indoors or out, which means you can set them on your dining room table or transfer them outside to the patio … Continue reading




4 Colorful Ways to Inspire Your Outdoor Space

April 13, 2015

I can’t stop thinking about ways to decorate outdoor spaces. Whether you have a balcony or a large patio space, there are tons of ideas to incorporate color without overdoing it. I love going with a cohesive … Continue reading




Thanksgiving Table Prep

November 18, 2010

After reading Elaine’s post, I got pretty excited about preparing my Thanksgiving tablescape! I loved all of her ideas and tried my best at putting a look together that is warm and welcoming. I picked … Continue reading