Easy Spring Flowering Bulb Arrangements

Adding spring flowering bulbs to your home during the cold winter months of a new year can make you feel hopeful. The delicate petals, stunning pastel colors and seductive scents will transform your home into a scent-filled beautiful environment.

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Pots of hyacinth, daffodils, tulips and crocus are a nice change from just greenery or fresh cut flowers, which you can easily have during most other seasons of the year.

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The nice thing is that most nurseries, even floral departments in many stores, will be carrying lots of spring flowering bulbs through Easter. This eliminates the need to force bulbs indoors from scratch, making the process easier for you!

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Right from the store, ready to transplant into your own decorative pot!

In this case, we will be using hyacinth bulbs. Simply cut away the plastic growing pot and place the plant with soil into your choice of container, making sure your pot has drainage holes. You may have to add additional soil depending on the size of pot or container you have selected.

The terracotta pot closely matched the size of the original growing pot, so there was no need to add soil. The soil in this case was moist enough, so watering was not required at the time of transplant. Once the bulbs start to bloom, you may need to water every day or two, but be careful not to over-water.

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Within minutes, you have a lovely hyacinth arrangement that adds color and the promise of spring nearby.

As the bulbs grow and develop, each stage offers a unique look that is ever-changing with subtle surprises along the way.

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The final blooms revealed different hyacinth shades: here a soft pink and a violet emerged. And each color is paired with its own unique fragrance, which grows stronger as the plant continues to bloom.

So much more than just pretty flowers—spring flowering bulbs in your home guarantee an early spring arrival!

Happy winter…happy spring!

HOLIDAY 50% OFF SALE - Stocking Stuffers - Only $7 - Pretty Little Note Cards in a Box!

Charming Little Gifts for just $7 - PLUS Flat Shipping Rate of $7.50 Regardless of Quantity Ordered!

Little Note Card is sharing with its customers a 50% OFF HOLIDAY SALE on its entire collection of Boxed Note Cards. The Sale starts today and ends on MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2018.

Take advantage of Little Note Card's unique assortment of boxed Note Cards at this Holiday Sale. From florals, to sassy shoes and stunning seascapes, to little birds, fish and sea shells, there’s something for just about everyone. Send love and hugs to someone you’re thinking about today!

Visit the Stationery Boutique today to view the entire collection!

Remember, Offer Ends December 10, 20l8

ARGAZZI ART - GROUP EXHIBITION - "A SENSE OF PLACE" Opening Reception, Saturday, October 6, 2018

Please join Argazzi Art for its 15th Year Anniversary Celebration —A Sense of Place— September 30 - November 25, 2018

Victor Mirabelli,  Noble Spirit, oil on canvas, 60 x 74 inches

Victor Mirabelli, Noble Spirit, oil on canvas, 60 x 74 inches

A Sense of Place: a characteristic that some geographical places have and some do not. It is often used in relation to those qualities that make a place special or unique...as well as those that foster a sense of human attachment and belonging.

Featuring New Works by:

Debra Bermingham, Katherine Bowling, Lisa Breslow, Etienne Delessert, Victor Mirabelli, Lucy Reitzfeld and James Shay

Left to right: Lisa Breslow,  Norturne 1,  oil on panel, 12 x 12 inches; Katherine Bowling,  Moon Leaves,  oil on spackle on wood panel, 36 x 34 inches.

Left to right: Lisa Breslow, Norturne 1, oil on panel, 12 x 12 inches; Katherine Bowling, Moon Leaves, oil on spackle on wood panel, 36 x 34 inches.

The artists in this anniversary exhibition have captured their own personal "sense of place" be it landscape, cityscape or the rending of a particular moment or scene in time, sometimes personal and often open to the viewer's interpretation.

Argazzi Art is celebrating its 15 Year Anniversary representing both emerging and established artists in its current location in the historic district of Lakeville, Connecticut, with an additional 15 years managing artists and curating shows and exhibitions for other galleries.

A Sense of Place
September 30 - November 25, 2018
Exhibition Opening
Saturday, Oct 6, 5-7pm


ARGAZZI ART

HOURS: Friday through Sunday from 11 until 5 or by appointment
22 Millerton Road | Route 44 | Lakeville, CT 06039 | 860.435.8222 | www.argazziart.com

FIELD + SUPPLY: A Modern Makers Craft Fair, Columbus Day Weekend! October 5-7, 2018, Kingston, NY

The 5th Field+Supply Craft Fair will be held at the Hutton Brickyards on October 5th, 6th and 7th in Kingston, New York.

Located directly on the banks of the Hudson River, the re-imagined Hutton Brickyards is poised to become a top boutique cultural and entertainment setting.

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Field + Supply began in 2014, as a modern interpretation of a traditional arts and crafts fair. It consists of a carefully curated selection of makers highlighting goods, old and new, from a variety of studios and workshops representing a wide range of crafts. Visit an extraordinary venue showcasing the finest and most creative modern crafts alongside workshops and a full day for exploration and appreciation of all that is beautiful! Click here for a sampling of exhibitors.

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Spend the day with friends and family exploring the best in creativity and communal spirit! Enjoy modern crafts, workshops, live music and wonderful culinary experiences to satisfy the insatiable palate.

All photographs compliments of Field + Supply

FIELD + SUPPLY CRAFT FAIR
Columbus Day Weekend 2018
Friday, October 5,  2 - 6pm
Saturday, October 6,  11am - 6pm
Sunday, October 7,  11am - 5pm

Entrance Fee
Daily Pass from 10.00
Children under 12 FREE

Field + Supply Craft Fair
The Hutton Brickyards
200 North Street, Kingston, NY 12401
http://www.fieldandsupply.com/

The "FineHome Source" Home Show - Save the Date - September 22, 2018

On September 22, 2018, from 10am -5 pm, you are invited by Crisp Architects to visit the annual FineHome Source Show in beautiful Millbrook, New York. Spend the day discovering over 50 exhibitors that can bring your new or renovated home to a higher level of comfort, elegance and efficiency.

The Hudson Company, Custom Wood Mill

The Hudson Company, Custom Wood Mill

There will be traditional artisans such as furniture makers, faux finishers, plasterers and millwork, as well as the latest in green solutions such as geo-thermal systems, solar alternatives and eco-friendly building products. Visit exhibitotors featuring AV systems, energy efficient appliances, whole house generators, wine cellars and so much more for the home.

There will even be experts in landscape design and related products available to help you put the finishing touches on your home’s surroundings such as fencing, weathervanes, saunas and pools.

The 2018 FineHome Source Show will also feature a Plein Air Art Event & Auction. 25 artists will be on site and create paintings inspired by their surroundings. At the end of the day, all the paintings will be available for purchase in a silent auction.

Be sure to consider attending the first ever Live Auction of Antiques at the FineHome Source Show. The auction will be conducted by the Millbrook Auction Center.

Crisp Architects hopes that you will join them at this event under the tents to meet the exhibitors as well as enjoy the ongoing demonstrations throughout the day.

LOCATION: 3327 Franklin Avenue at the Millbrook Bandshell in the Village of Millbrook, New York

A $2 suggested donation benefits The Millbrook Rotary Shelter Box program.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
www.finehomesource.com
Crisp Architects
Millbrook, NY 12545
845-677-8256