Planning a DIY wedding? This bouquet tutorial is just what you need. Make your own wedding bouquet with silk flowers. Your bouquet will look fresh and will always stay in bloom. Follow along with Pumpkin and Pye and learn how to make a bouquet with Afloral.com silk flowers.
Materials: You will need an assortment of artificial flowers. Collect a variety of colors and sizes. This bouquet features roses, poppies, anemones, thistles, billy buttons, sweet peas and a variety of wild flowers. You will also need twine, wire cutters, scissors and ribbons.
Step 1: Begin by bundling together single stems in one hand. Start with larger flower heads and mix in wildflower stems as you go.
Step 2: Continue building your bouquet. Work in a circle, making sure that similar stems are evenly dispersed around the bouquet.
Step 3: When you are pleased with the fullness of your bouquet, bind it together with twine. Wrap the stems several times and secure with a tight knot. Trim stems so they are even using wire cutters. Cover the twine with colorful ribbon to finish the bouquet.
You now have made your own silk flower wedding bouquet. You can make this months before your wedding day. Simply store upright in a vase, away from direct sunlight.
If you make your own wedding bouquet using these steps we'd love to see it! Please share on Instagram with hashtag #Afloral .