Spotlight: The Green Vase

  • 29th March 2013

One look and you’re hooked!

 

 

The Green Vase

 

The Green Vase, located in Riverdale, New York offers a wide selection of beautiful blooms there is no doubt.  But, what they are truly renowned for is their spectacular paper flowers.

 

Hollyhocks Green Vase
Hair Flower Green Vase

 

 

Delicate, ephemeral blossoms that are light as gossamer but explosive in color!

 

Orange Flowers Green Vase

 

 

Designer Livia Cetti began her paper magic about three years ago when she sought to create a Caribbean themed cake for a client.  Her idea was to use hibiscus, native to the Caribbean on the cake.  Her incredibly creative mind began to fashion them out of double-sided crepe paper and so experimentation ensued…

 

The Green Vase flowers for cake
The Green Vase Bouquet

 

 

 

Once she achieved success in this endeavor, she never stopped.  She began to experiment with all of her favorite flowers in all colors of tissue paper, working with fading colors and bleach.

 

The Green Vase Plants

 

 

 

The Green Vase Anemone

 

 

Paper flowers can be purchased online, in their Riverdale store, or at John Derian in New York.

 

The Green Vase Centerpiece

 

 

 

While they are expensive, they are worth it!  They never wilt, and you can pull them out at a moment’s notice for an impromptu event chez toi!

 

Yellow Flower The Green Vase
Purple Flower the Green Vase

 

Don’t sit down and open their website until you have a block of time!  You will want to keep clicking on picture after picture of stunning color!

 

Lily the Green Vase
Sweet Peas The Green Vase

 

Thegreenvase.com

2747 Edgehill Avenue

Riverdale, New York 10463

Styling:

Livia Cetti
646.232.5152
livia@thegreenvase.com

Events:

Joanne Donohoe
646.207.4279
jo@thegreenvase.com

 

 


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1 Comment

  1. Wow! Paper flowers, how wonderful! Love them and they brought a smile to me. Thanks

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