With a blizzard raging outside and frigid temperatures predicted for the holidays, it seems the perfect time to dream about next year’s garden and growing bouquets. Erin Benzakein’s book, A Year in Flowers (Chronicle Books, 2020), may help you make that dream a reality come spring. Benzakein is the owner of Floret Flower Farm in…

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Simple Flower Arranging by Mark Welford and Stephen Wicks (DK Publishing, 2014) This visually stunning book is a piece of art itself, but you won’t want to just leave it on the table. Entitled Simple Flower Arranging, Step-By-Step Designs & Techniques, this is a collection of recipes for flower arrangements from the truly simple (gypsophila…

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