The coolest months of the year are upon us, and while winter is well on its way, your home decor may not have had time yet to catch up to the changing of seasons. While the weather may turn colder and the days shorter, your home can remain a cosy oasis with a few simple touches. Fresh florals and potted plants are a great way to bring a bit of summer warmth back into your home. Here are some of our favourite blooms for July centrepieces, bouquets or finishing touches.
A stunning native flower, we often feature the Protea in our arrangements to invoke a sense of whimsy and wildness. Blooming in winter, its soft and pleasing colour palette can help to spruce up your rooms for the new season. Winter doesn’t have to mean cool tones and icy colours, quite the opposite actually. Featuring warmer colours will help to make sure your home stays inviting all season long. Let the Protea do the work for you with its soft pinks. striking reds and dark green foliage and notice how your living areas feel instantly more alive. Proteas can be found in our Native Arrangement Bouquet which can have a variety of natives.
Keep your bouquet looking fresher longer with easy to maintain artificial and dried floral arrangements. The Morning Coffee arrangement brings in tones of gold, cream and brown to create a warm ambience and a subtle glow. Save your arrangement exclusively for the darker months, or keep it out all year long. This arrangement can easily be spruced up with live winter florals whenever you have some on hand. We recommend mixing in some jewel tones or soft pastels.
Bring on the feeling of the impending spring with a brilliant and vivacious potted flower. This bright and beautiful bloom will liven up any space and is just the right touch for those spaces that are feeling drab during winter. Perfect in any room with natural light, this plant would be right at home perched on a window sill, placed on a coffee table or used as a finishing touch on a bookcase or mantle. Hyacinth plants love sunlight, so place it somewhere warm and it will continue to brighten your home all winter long.
If you’re looking for something that looks artfully thrown together with colours that will suit the winter vibe, opt for our Daily Bouquet. Our floral team puts together arrangements every day that will bring a creative touch to your centrepieces. Your bouquet will be put together with the freshest cuts of winter florals ensuring a crisp arrangement that will last for weeks. When your blooms do start to fade, why not hang them to dry and create a second arrangement that will last until the days grow longer.
A fresh bouquet or potted plant will help your place project a welcoming winter atmosphere. Any of these arrangements or blooms would be perfectly suited as a cold-weather room refresher. For more of our top picks for the winter season, get in touch with our friendly team of expert florists.