• Outdoor

    The most original ideas for the decoration of the garden

    Certainly, the well-groomed garden with fruit plantations, vegetable garden, flower-pots and flower gardens is beautiful. But there are plenty of such gardens, and probably you want to have your own heavenly spot, reflecting your inner world and individuality. The original garden design will help you to show yourself, fill the garden with hearfulness and warmth and pleasantly surprise the guests with unexpected discovery. Everybody has its own idea of beauty. Nobody knows better than you how the garden of your dream must look like. But the interesting ideas are never out of place. There are more than enough unusually beautiful design solutions for the garden decoration. You can realize them,…

  • Plants

    The decorative effect of Viburnum tinus

    Snowball tree (or Viburnum opulus) is familiar to all. Hearing the word “snowball tree”, many people imagine the bush with healing red berries, ripening in autumn. The decorative form of snowball tree, noticeable for its snow-white globe-shaped inflorescences, is quite widespread in the gardens and parks. The appearance of Viburnum tinus differs greatly from that of the well-known Viburnum opulus, although botanically they are the closest relatives. The decorative peculiarities of Viburnum opulus Viburnum tinus is the evergreen bush from the Mediterranean countries, growing to 3-4 m under favorable conditions. This plant is used for planting of greenery in the gardens and streets. The coriaceous oval elongated leaves of Viburnum…

  • Decor

    The handmade silk flowers

    Nowadays the handmade artificial flowers are often used for the decoration of present, elements of interior, clothes and accessories. To make such flowers, people mostly use silk, as this material looks expensive and exquisite. Making of beautiful and elegant handmade flowers is a very interesting, exciting and fascinating, but at the same time laborious task. However, those who like to spend spare time making handicrafts will like it. The choice of cloth and accessories, the purchase of decorations made of stones, feathers and beads, the coloring of cloth, the treatment of leaves and petals and the following decoration of finished article will involve you so much that you won’t be…

  • Plants

    How to let sprout annual flowers

    The ripening of hedgehogs 1. The hedgehogs grow to their maximal size in a month. The size of hedgehog depends on the quantity of seeds, contained inside, and the genetical inheritance from parents. 2. Let the hedgehog ripen and dry on the pistillate parent. 3. After the hedgehog has dried completely, remove it from the pistillate parent and keep it in a dry warm place for several days. After drying, you can sow the seeds at once or place them in storage. If you’re going to sow them after a while, store them in the hedgehog. Place the hedgehog into the container or small bottle. Don’t forget to mark the…

  • Decor

    From the history of artificial flowers

    Artificial flowers are the element of decoration, representing the flowers made of different materials- paper, glass, plastic, etc. As it is known, flowers are the best decoration for the room. They add it inimitable charm, complete and revive it, reproduce the atmosphere of nature and promote relaxation. Unfortunately, the beauty of natural flowers is ephemeral. That’s why people always thought about the creation of artificial flowers. According to the archaeologists’ research, the first artificial flowers appeared in Egypt long before the Common Era. They were used for the decoration of the houses, haircuts and dresses. People sacrificed artificial flowers to the gods and covered the tombs of Pharaohs with them.…