If you recognized this post as a shameless excuse to show you a bunch of beautiful pictures, then you are absolutely correct. While we usually associate flowers with the warmer months, today we're taking a deep dive into winter florals — dark, moody compositions with dark flowers (or dark backgrounds) that are just perfect for this time of the year.
Ellie Cashman makes floral wallpapers in big, dark, lush oversized prints.
Photographer Kari Herer makes these beautiful photographs of flowers against dark backgrounds. You can buy the prints on her Etsy shop.
You can make your own dark floral photos by following this tutorial from Besotted Blog. Can you believe this was taken with an iPhone?
The 'Natura Morta' series by photographers Gentl and Hyers showcases flowers in varying stages of elegant decay. They're unusual and creepy and beautiful — click the link to the see the whole set.