How to preserve roses and other flowers is an important question, because a flower isn’t always just a flower—it is often connected to memories you don’t want to forget. If you are not sure what to do with your Valentine’s Day flowers after the holiday or want to commemorate blooms gifted to you on a special date this post is for you. In this blog post, I’ll share my top 5 best ways to dry roses so they last forever.
The best way to practice flower arrangement is to start small, boutonnieres are very easy to make and provide a result that could actually be useful. For this craft it is highly recommended to use hardy flowers such as roses or orchids; they can survive the summer heat and being worn for a day. Here’s a simple guide on DIY boutonnieres.
So with Christmas around the corner, I decided to do a small DIY tutorial. Everyone loves Christmas crackers, they are like mini presents before you get the real thing; I decided to put a twist on the concept by adding flowers. This Christmas Flower DIY tutorial will only take 30 min to make 6 botanical Xmas crackers and it would not be costly either.
Today I am presenting another simple yet beautiful flower installation that can be styled in two ways. One option is to have it as a no-vase flower arrangement that will work nicely for a natural look. The second option is to put flowers under the dome in order to add a bit of magic to your flowers. Think beauty and the beast.
It’s difficult to style flowers in a wide vase without them all leaning out to the rim. But here is a lifehack that solves the issue.
Florists have various techniques for fixing flowers in a place like chicken wire, flower frogs, and foam. However, this is not something that you can find at home when presented with a bunch of flowers. Since most of us don’t keep floral foam and another florist supplies.
How do florists add flowers to arrangements with little space? How do they manage to attach flowers together with their stems? This is mainly being achieved with the help of wiring and taping skills. In today’s article, I will explain how to wire flowers like a florist.
It’s amazing how versatile the flower balls are given how easy they are to make. Pomanders can be used for decoration, as chair decor, hanging balls or bouquets. They are the easiest to make using only one flower variety. I used spray roses in my project as they are ideal for this (for a different look try using dahlias or carnations).
It is so easy to create your own flower arrangement at home, so there is no need to just live with a floral design that does not feel right. It is a common thing among beginners to think that in order to succeed in the floral craft you need a formal training, but in reality, floristry is one of those fields where you can get great results by only knowing a few main techniques and by going where your inspiration takes you.
Floral jewelry like flower necklaces, floral crowns and other complex floristry creations have stormed the bridal and fashion pages of 2015 and 2016, but for those wishing to create a simple yet elegant flower accessory there’s nothing better than a hair comb with freshly cut flowers. As it is easy to make at home in less than an hour and does not require too much practice in order to achieve great results.
Today I will be sharing a step by step guide on how to create versatile flower jewelry. The best thing about this design is that it can be used as a necklace, belt or flower crown.