Fill your Spring wedding bouquet with this seasons most popular silk wedding flowers and stems from Afloral.com. Make your own bridal bouquet with this simple DIY tutorial from Kate Said Yes Weddings.
To get started gather your materials. You will need premium silk wedding flowers from Afloral.com. This bouquet includes artificial peonies, roses, cherry blossoms and metallic succulents for a little shine. You will also need ribbon, floral tape, wire cutters, corsage pins and scissors.
Step 1: Begin by bundling three large peony stems together in one hand. Use floral tape to secure stems together.
Step 2: Continue adding stems to the bundle. Work in a circle to make sure it is even all the way around the bouquet. Add the smaller rose stems throughout the bouquet and secure with floral tape.
Step 3: When you are happy with the fullness of the bouquet, begin adding your accent flowers. For a Spring bouquet use artificial cherry blossoms for a beautiful, fresh touch.
Step 4: The metallic succulents will need a longer stem to sit securely in your bouquet. Attach a thick gauge floral wire or discarded flower stem to the stem of the succulent with a thin gauge paddle wire or stem wrap.
Step 6: Disperse the succulents evenly throughout the bouquet and secure with floral tape.
Step 7: Finish the bouquet with a beautiful ribbon. Wrap around the stems to cover the stem wrap and tie in a knot or attach to the bouquet stems with hot glue or pearl headed pins.
You now have a beautiful and trendy bouquet for your Spring wedding that you made yourself! This faux flower bouquet will be a lasting keepsake that you can keep in your home for years after your wedding day.
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