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Handpicked S I M P L E , S U S TA I N A B L E , S E A S O N A L F LO W E R A R R A N G E M E N T S ■ ■ BY I N G R I D C A R OZ Z I

Learn to create impressive flower arrangements at home with this richly illustrated, approachable guide


rooklyn-based florist Ingrid Carozzi reveals her secrets for creating flower arrangements that are modern, original, and organic in style. Organized by season, the book

presents simple step-by-step instruction (how to measure, cut, and place each bloom) for making more than 35 arrangements. Whether you want to learn how to work with chicken wire and tape to create a simple framework or try your hand at arranging delicate and

S E LLING POINTS ■■ Carozzi was named New York’s #1 Florist of 2015 ■■ Offers an appealing and distinctive perspective on this

oversize blooms, Carozzi offers a detailed tutorial on her tricks of the trade. Readers are

popular DIY subject with a hip,

encouraged to source, make, or upcycle unexpected containers, such as rough-hewn

Brooklyn-inspired aesthetic

wooden crates or vintage pots, jars, and vases. Full of natural floral compositions that marry

■■ Provides an approachable mix

the modern with the rustic, Handpicked is a lushly photographed, practical guide to creating

of simple projects and more

your own exceptional flower arrangements at home.

advanced arranging ■■ Projects employ flowers that are

Ingrid Carozzi is one of New York’s most sought-after florists and the owner of the

commonly available to purchase

acclaimed Tin Can Studios in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Her work has been covered in publica-

(or forage)

tions such as Vogue, Martha Stewart Weddings, Design*Sponge, The Knot, and more.

S PECIFICATIONS 100 color photographs 160 pages, 8 × 10½" Hardcover RIGHTS: WORLD ENGLISH PUB MONTH: MARCH HOUSE & GARDEN • CRAFT ISBN 978-1-4197-2389-6 ISBN 978-1-4197-2389-6 US $24.95  CAN $29.95 52495 9 781419 723896

ISBN 978-1-68335-006-4

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