INTERIOR DESIGN TIPS

Perfecting Your Faux Floral Arrangement

Faux Floral Arrangement

Incorporating faux floral arrangements into your interior design can add a touch of elegance, color, and life to any room without the hassle of maintaining live plants. Today on the blog, we are sharing simple steps to craft a faux floral masterpiece that mirrors the sophistication and creativity of an interior designer


STYLING TIP 1

Adjust the Stems

The foundation of a beautiful faux floral arrangement lies in how you manipulate the stem. Begin by gently bending the base of each stem to adjust its height and ensure the necessary support. This step is crucial for achieving a balanced and harmonious look in your arrangement, allowing each flower or branch to contribute equally to the overall aesthetic.

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STYLING TIP 2

Fluff the Branches

Upon arrival, faux florals (or faux stems) often appear compacted and squished due to packaging. Carefully spread out and fluff the branches, much like decorating a Christmas tree. This process not only breathes life into your faux florals but also allows you to customize the spread and density of your arrangement, creating a fuller and more natural appearance.

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STYLING TIP 3

Add a Natural Curve

Real plants rarely grow in straight lines; they twist, bend, and curve towards the light. Mimic this natural growth pattern by molding your faux stems to have gentle bends or waves. Below, we made sure to add natural curves in various directions to the top stems.  This subtle alteration can significantly enhance the realism of your arrangement, making it more visually appealing and lifelike. 

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FINAL TOUCH

Base Support and Disguise

Finally, the magic in a faux floral arrangement also lies in how you present and support it. Depending on your pot's size and transparency, you might see an exposed and unattractive base. To counter this, creatively use faux moss, soil, rocks, or any material that suits your decor style to fill gaps and stabilize your arrangement. This not only conceals the artificial base but also adds an extra layer of texture and authenticity to your design.

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Shop Faux Floral & Plants

Creating a faux floral arrangement that rivals the work of an interior designer is an art form that combines creativity with attention to detail. By adjusting stem heights, spreading branches, adding natural curves, and thoughtfully supporting the base, you can achieve a stunning and realistic display. 

Shop our no maintenance branches, stems and trees that will stay faux-ever fresh.

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6' Cornus Tree
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6' Olive Tree
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Need some more help? Check out our YouTube tutorial to see our Director of Interior Design, Kristen Hancock, styling her floral arrangement.