DIY Projects — Bouquets

Melanie MacIntyre

How To Create A Succulent Bouquet

Make a succulent bouquet with artificial flowers and succulents from Afloral.com. DIY bouquets have never been easier.   DIY succulent picks and pre-made bridal bouquets are a simple way to create your own wedding bouquet on a budget. You'll be able to keep your handmade bouquet for years as a beautiful wedding keepsake. Materials:Pre-Made BouquetArtificial SucculentsFloral Wire & Wire CuttersFloral TapeSilk Ribbon Step 1: If you are not using artificial succulents with a long stem, don't worry!  You can make your own. Attach a strong gauge floral wire to the short stem of your succulent with floral tape.   Note - The lower...

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Melanie MacIntyre
How To Make (The Best) Bouquet

How To Make (The Best) Bouquet

Dress up a simple pre-made bouquet for wedding flowers that are as unique as you are! Learn how to make a bridal bouquet with this simple DIY video and artificial, pre-made bouquets from Afloral.com.  Materials:Pre-Made Wedding BouquetsArtificial GreeneryStemwrapRibbon Bouquet 1: Finish a simple pre-made bouquet with a ribbon.  Wrap the bouquet stems like a pro! Bouquet 2: Create a more organic, wild bridal bouquet by adding artificial greenery throughout the bouquet.  Secure the stems together with floral tape and finish with a ribbon.  Bouquet 3: Combine two pre-made bouquets together to make a larger bundle for bride.  Attach them together...

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Kim Stannard

DIY Create and Repurpose Bouquet

Do you just love the foraged, wild flower look? Then this DIY is for you! Our friends on Ruffled Blog are giving you the full breakdown on how to make this exact bouquet using silk florals, and then will show you how you can reuse the same florals from the bouquet as an arrangement in your home! Materials: Wire CuttersRibbon Floral TapeFloral FoamVase for repurposed arrangement Bouquet Recipe: 1 Amaranthus Spray, 1 Bundle of Preserved Amaranth, 2 Leaf Sprays, 1 Eucalyptus Spray, 3 Roses, 1 Button Mum Spray, 1 Wild Spider Mum Spray, 2 Ranunculus Stems, 2 Peony Stems, 1 Cosmo Spray Step 1: Prep your...

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Melanie MacIntyre

DIY Destination Beach Bouquet

Get ready for your destination wedding with this DIY beach bouquet, featuring artificial blooms and sea shells.  Follow along with faux flower designer Pumpkin and Pye and make your own bridal bouquet.  Materials: Real Touch Calla Lily Bundle, Artificial Orchids, Silk Peonies, Silk Roses, Pre-made Shell Picks, Floral Wire, Floral Tape, Wire Cutters, Twine, Scissors Step 1: Begin by preparing the flowers.  If a flower does not have a long stem, for example orchids, create a longer stem using floral wire and tape.  Cut the flower head, with as much of the stem as you can, from the larger flower spray. ...

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