Lilac Centerpiece in Pewter Serving Bowl with Lilly of the Valley

Lilac Centerpiece in Pewter Serving Bowl with Lilly of the Valley

I’m not a huge fan of using stuffy, professionally design floral

centerpieces when I’m hosting a party.  To me it always feels like a

wedding or a catered affair when I have an arrangement that looks “too

perfect.”  I prefer something that looks like it came out of my garden

or my kitchen- it should to be something that compliments the setting,

the menu, the occasion and the company.

A few weeks ago, I used this same serving bowl to create a centerpiece

with planted pansies.  Here, I've used it with lilacs to create a really

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