Erin's Sweet Bouquet

Erin's Sweet Bouquet

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Beginner
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores

Additional Information

  • Five 22" green hydrangea bushes
  • 3 hydrangea stems: with white small buds
  • Seven 19" ranunculus bushes: cream with green
  • Green ribbon
  • 25" berry spray: cream with green
  • Green floral tape
  • Wire
  • Glue gun, hot-melt glue sticks
  • Wire cutters

DIRECTIONS: Refer to photo.

1. Trim 10" stems from the hydrangea bush. Remove the leaves.
2. Trim ranunculus to 10" lengths.
3. Trim foliage off 3 single hydrangeas and set aside.
4. Form a hand-held bouquet of hydrangea stems.
5. Holding bouquet, insert ranunculus throughout the hydrangea.
6. Bring 3 hydrangea stems up around the perimeter of the bouquet.
7. Wrap with wire several times, pulling tightly. Wrap with floral tape up & halfway down to further secure.
8. Trim berries and glue into bouquet.
9. Glue several reserved leaves into bouquet. Use others to stick out a little.
10. Dab glue on raw edge of ribbon. Start halfway down, wrapping tightly; then wrap up to the top.
11. Glue streamers to finish.