Works

Floral designer Olga Prinku creates a true work of art between stabilized flowers and dried elements. Each element is perfectly combined to make this embroidered composition an elegant and refined creation. La créatrice florale Olga Prinku réalise un véritable travail d’orfèvre alliant fleurs stabilisées et éléments séchés. Chaque élément s’allie parfaitement pour faire de cette […]

Friends

Maryse Gilbert

Secondnatur: Hello Maryse. Can you tell us about the beginnings of Bijou Végétal? Maryse Gilbert-Guillon: My story with Bijou Végétal is also the story of a professional retraining. I was in charge of human resources for 15 years. I wanted to redirect myself without really knowing where to go. I had a friend who is […]

Friends

Secondnatur: Hi Kenichi. Would you please Introduce yourself telling us about your education and professional background ? Kenichi Ohchi: I grew up in tamba-city, Hyogo-pre in Japan where you can find our factory. Each season, this place in Japan is displaying the diversity of plants and the beauty of nature. I was interested in literature and education. So […]

What is it ?

Stabilized flowers are mainly sold as flower heads. It comes from a technical reason : we do not use the same stabilization techniques for the head and the stem. The stem technique does not properly preserve the head : glycerine, too viscous, could not penetrate the flower. Similarly, using the head technique for the stem would […]

What is it ?

The opposite of a natural flower is a synthetic one. A copy is created as closely as possible using synthetic materials. Plant preservation is above all a fresh plants preservation technology. A flower is treated with different processes to make it last longer. Therefore we can say that the raw material is 100% natural. Yet, […]