DIY Projects — Home & Crafts

Melanie MacIntyre

How To DIY Flower Chandelier

Follow along with silk flower designer, Love Sparkle Pretty, and create a beautiful flower chandelier for any occasion! Materials: Silk FlowersGreeneryBark-Wrapped WireWire CuttersRibbonHot Glue & Glue GunPearl BeadsClear Fishing LineScissorsNeedle Step 1: To start, take the bark wire and create an intertwining circlet, about 24" around. When you have the correct size, use your wire cutters to cut the end of the wire and twist that end to the wire. Step 2: Lay out your flowers that you plan on using in your chandelier. Set aside the blooms that you plan to hang from the base (you will need at least 8 smaller flower heads for this).   Step 3:...

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Melanie MacIntyre

How To Make Flower Letters

Learn how to make flower letters with silk flowers, like ranunculus, succulents, and anemones in bright  beautiful colors.  Follow this simple How-to Video and then tag your floral monograms with #Afloral to share on social media! Designed by Emmy-Ray Design Studio | Photography by Jana Marie.

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Melanie MacIntyre

DIY Centerpieces with Faux Flowers

What You’ll Need: Create a lasting centerpiece with Liquid Illusion - Simulated Water Resin.  Choose your favorite silk flowers from Afloral.com or use the silk peonies and magnolias below.Step 1: Follow the instructions for the Liquid Illusion.Step 2: Arrange the silk flowers.  Be careful to create the look you love because the arrangement will be permanent once the resin sets. 

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Melanie MacIntyre

How to Make a Succulent Terrarium Video

You've seen succulents trending and now you can create your own amazing, no muss no fuss terrarium.  Follow this simple DIY video, featuring several types of succulents,  for a unique look that is perfect for your beach wedding or to compliment your home decor. So easy and so beautiful. Designed by Angela Marie Events. 

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