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Decorating With Flowers

Simon Lycett

Decorating With Flowers

Create floral fabulousness with the florist to Elton John, the Beckhams, and the Royal Palaces.

This course includes:

23 lessons

5.5 hours

22 exercises

What you'll learn

Join Simon Lycett as he shares his passion for flowers and the tricks of the trade you’ll need to create your own fabulous creations – hobbyists and professionals alike.

  • Create gorgeous bouquets and floral arrangements
  • Discover floral mechanics and tools of the trade
  • Learn how to source and look after flowers
  • Design your own stunning centrepieces
  • Make seasonal wreaths and garlands
  • Create beautiful gifts for all occasions

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Simon Lycett is one of the UK’s most sought-after florists, with an impressive portfolio of displays for celebrities and royalty alike. Some of his clients include the likes of Sir Elton John, Sir Ringo Star, David and Victoria Beckham, Edward Enninful, and even the Royal Households. A regular contributor to the BBC’s coverage of the Chelsea Flower Show, Simon is also a host on HBO’s Full Bloom, a guest judge on Netflix’s Big Flower Fight, and the RHS’s first Ambassador for Floristry and Floral Art. 

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Lesson plan (23)

  1. 01

    Decorating with Flowers Introduction


  2. 02

    Conditioning Flowers


  3. 03

    How Many Stems?


  4. 04

    Growing Your Own


  5. 05

    Buying Blooms


  6. 06

    Beautiful Bouquets and Perfect Posies


  7. 07



  8. 08

    Vases, Vessels and Mechanics


  9. 09

    Elementary Wiring Techniques


  10. 10

    Terrific Tablescapes


  11. 11

    The Magic of Candlelight


  12. 12



  13. 13

    It’s Growing on You!


  14. 14

    Arranging with Urns


  15. 15

    Creating Containers


  16. 16

    Hanging Around


  17. 17

    Garlands and Swags


  18. 18

    Festive Wreaths


  19. 19

    Preserved Flowers


  20. 20

    Pressed Flowers


  21. 21

    All the Colours


  22. 22

    Making a Statement


  23. 23



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