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In a Vase on Monday: Specks and Spikes

The creation of today’s vase was a transitional process, albeit a short one. Another batch of bargain hyacinths coming into flower was always going to produce the main focus, but my original plan was to add other white blooms from … Continue reading

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In a Romano-Japanese Vase on Monday: Birth of Venus

When setting the challenge of utilising a Japanese ikebana style for our vases this week I forgot that not only was I not going to be on hand to comment promptly on your vases on Monday but I wasn’t going … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Going to Town

The Golfer queried the inclusion of buses as a prop for today’s vase, and on being told the title insisted he wouldn’t dream of going to town on the bus (not that red London buses are local to us anyway); … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Promises

I had no preconceptions whatsoever about the contents of today’s vase, but knew it would be all too easy to pick from the selection of crocus, Tête à Tete, snowdrops or hellebores that continue to provide both colour and interest … Continue reading

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