Wicker Outdoor FurnitureWritten by Hans Dekker
Wicker Outdoor Furniture What can possibly be more gloriously breathtaking than early morning sky of sunrise, or colorful heavens surrounding setting sun? Imagine yourself seated in coziest nook of your patio basking in evening’s last rays from your place in a favorite outdoor wicker furniture piece. Just thought seems to wash away tenseness of a long day.
Outdoor wicker furniture has a “personality” all of its own. Its comfortable charm can retain its individuality in simplicity or dressed up. Simple wicker settings carry an aura of old-fashioned homey ease that many find nostalgic. It carries user back to a time when life was simple and there always seemed to be time to sit on porch to enjoy newspaper or chat with passing neighbors.
Add some richly colored cushions to your outdoor wicker furniture and create an entirely different setting. Gone are comforts of home look. In its place is a Victorian look that carries you even further back in time. Prim and proper were in vogue during that era, and indeed your new outdoor setting fits definition. Of course you’ll need a few flower boxes nearby, and everything should be neatly in its place to totally complete setting.
How to Significantly Lower Your Wedding Flower CostsWritten by Candice Barrigher
When planning a wedding, it is vital to keep in mind that approximately 5-10% of budget may be consumed by floral costs. Whether your budget is $5000 or $15,000, this percentage is a significant amount considering all of other things that are battling over your hard earned dollars (or, your parents’ hard earned dollars!) Although thought of spending so much on an element of your wedding that may not last past day itself may depress you, flowers add power of elegance and richness to your event.
“So, what do I do?” is a question that I have been asked. The answer is quite simple; you must find ways to cuts costs and maintain same desired effect. What most do not find simple is discovering ways to cut costs. Well, here are a few tried and true ways that will allow you to incorporate one of nature’s most glorious creations without breaking bank.
1) One word…SILK! Silk flowers today appear to be so life-like, that I have actually had to touch and smell a bouquet just to be sure! They come is huge variations of blooms and colors. You are most certain to find silk flowers in exactly same bloom and color you desire for actual flowers at a fraction of costs.