Tuesday, January 31, 2012
easy floral arranging tips
I don't know about you, but I always considered night labs one of life's real cruelties. To have to go to class at night? When it's dark out? During my dinner time?!?
So, without any further complaining about missing dinner, here are, what I consider, the five key points of floral design:
We cut thin strips of burlap and wound them around each jar, securing with a straight pin. This not only looked cute and went with our color theme, but it unified the dissimilar containers to look like a group.
flower frog, or tape. We used regular old scotch tape and made a grid over the top of each container.
And, done! We made five flower arrangements in one hour for about $12. Not too shabby. If you want to see some more pictures of the finished arrangements, you can check out the photos that were taken at the shower.