Flowers have a much greater impact on us than we imagine - from a stolen daisy to a bunch of the most expensive roses. Without words flowers tell us: 'I am thinking of you'; 'I love you'. Flowers beautify and brighten our lives. The beauty, shape and sweet fragrance of fresh flowers bring colour and life to any space. This delightful book with its superb photographs and inspirational ideas tells you how to best display them and prolong the pleasure they bring you. Learn about the best flowers and foliage to use for lasting arrangements, colour, combinations and containers, handling and care, and much more. Every design is illustrated with full-colour step-by-step photographs and detailed instructions with practical tips and variations. May these guidelines inspire original creations of your own. For Ansia Kohrs being creative has always been part of her being. She knows no limits when it comes to flower arranging and choosing materials for floral design. She currently uses her creativity and training in her job as a product producer for a baking concern. In her free time she does flowers and baking for weddings and special occasions.