How to Make a Wreath from a Silk Flower Centerpiece

how to make a wreath

Do you have a silk flower arrangement that you have used to decorate your home through the holidays in years past.  You love the beautiful flowers, but are ready to make a change!  With artificial flowers, you can easily transform your holiday floral arrangements into a gorgeous wreath.  Welcome guests into your home this summer with this vibrant wreath made from our Patriotic Floral Arrangement.

how to make a wreath

Materials: 
Silk Flower Centerpiece
Wire Wreath Form
Wire Cutters
Floral Tape

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Step 1: Take apart your silk flower arrangement and lay out the flowers on your work table. 

how to make a wreath

Step 2: Cut apart the greenery sprays using your wire cutters. 

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Step 3: Begin filling in the wreath form with the greenery.  Space the greens evenly around the wreath and secure to the wire with floral tape. 

how to make a wreath

Continue adding greenery until the full diameter of the wreath form is covered.  Don't worry if you can still see the wire through the greenery, we will be adding flowers next!

how to make a wreath

Step 4: Trim down the flower stems to approximately 3-4" long.

how to make a wreath

Step 5: Start by adding the flower bushes, these filler flowers will cover more of the wire wreath form.  Tape the wire stem of the flowers to the wreath form to secure. 

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Step 6: Continue adding flowers to the wreath.  Start with the small flower heads and work your way up in size, distributing them evenly around the wreath.  Secure the flower stems to the wreath with floral tape.  The lush greenery will hide the tape. 

how to make a wreath

There you have it!  You have now taken your old silk flower centerpiece and made it into a brand new wreath!  This beautiful door decor is perfect for the 4th of July, and will look great all summer long. 

 


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