How to Arrange Spring Flowers
Create your own elegant arrangement by using these easy-to-follow expert tips. By Tom Borgese
Expert advice to smooth the way, from San Francisco interior designer Kimberly Ayres and New York City wallpaper master Al Hoxha.
Bouquet of Branches
Less is more when it comes to woody stems, like quince, cherry, and dogwood. Select just three or four sculptural specimens,
and use a heavy oblong vase that’s about a third as tall as the branches. Aim for an asymmetrical spray so the branches reach
rather than lean (get the how-to secrets here).
To buy: Large oval vase (10½ inches high, 9 inches wide), $206, Mud Australia, 646-569-9191.