If you follow the blog The House That Lars Built, you know that its creator, Brittany Jepsen, is a major talent. The writer, photographer, designer, stylist and artist delights thousands of readers daily with her whimsical DIYs, stunning paper crafts, picture-perfect parties, one-of-a-kind design and sunny Scandinavian aesthetic. So I was thrilled when Brittany sent me a copy of her book, Flowers Coloring Book: Botanical Patterns and Charts for Beautiful Color Play and I just know you’ll love it too. It’s 60 pages of Brittany’s own illustrations, featuring 10 botanicals in varying degrees of detail for colouring fans of all ages. Poppy, lilac, magnolia, peony, tulip, sweet pea, rose, sunflower, protea and daisy are all depicted in scientific charts, bouquets, patterns, close-ups and mirrored views. Come see! Continue reading Flowers Coloring Book by Brittany Jepsen + Win a copy!
There are plenty of ways to bring botanical style into your home without spending a lot of green. Here are some of my favourite fresh and affordable takes on the trend, including Valerie McKeehan’s new Chalk-Style Botanicals Deluxe Coloring Book and a chance to win a copy of your own. Continue reading My favourites in botanical style + A giveaway!