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 pillow covers solid     |      2020-01-17 23:23

My son was married this past summer, and my sweet soon-to-be daughter-in-law askedme if I could make a silk floral arrangement for a large cement urn that was to be thefocal point of the ceremony. (Other than her, of course.)

Choosing the right flowers is the most important part of making a gorgeous weddingfloral arrangement. The bridesmaid’s dresses were pale pinkpillow covers solid, so I chose flowers thesame color.

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Choosing different size flowers will make the arrangement elegant and airy. I also lookfor some very dainty flowers that I use as fillers. These think branches with minimal flowers were a good choice for the base of the arrangement.

I purchased a large piece of floral foam and cut the foam to fit snuggly inside of a plasticpot. When arranging flowers, you want to start with the tallest flowers first. I like to useflorals that resemble flowering tree branches for the tall flowers. Place the first flowerstem directly in the center of the pot, and add more if needed. I also hot glue all aroundthe stems for added support.

I then added the next size flowers. Look at the flower on the right, see how it droopssoftly? This flower is a Wisteria. It adds a delicate softness to the arrangement.

Next, I added the blush pink roses, being careful to space them out evenly.

Then it was time to add the smaller flowers. I placed them lower than the roses to helphide some of the stems.

The last step was to add the very dainty flowers. These are what I call “fillers”. Theyare used to fill in the gaps. Just be careful not to over do it.

The little “filler” flowers make such a difference!

Isn’t this beautiful! And guess what? Everyone thought the flowers were real!

It was a beautiful day! This Momma was happy, and I just smiled when peoplecommented on the stunning roses. (I’m not telling them that they weresilk!)

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