Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
It’s a trap!
- 27 February 2019
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Would you add One more flower?
Just one more spiky blade of grass?
Just one more sparkling crystal bead?
Just one more curly blade?
How about One more pretty woven row?
… when was that one there the just enough?
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Most leaves and foliage can be slightly manipulated to curve or curl.
For this tutorial I focus on a simple weave pattern that does not require you to soften or prepare the leaves to be more durable or flexible. This is the starting point in...
Once you figure out how to do the corners weaving a diagonal shape is actually not that hard to do.
A great all natural gift decorating alternative
Use the "over and under" weaving pattern to weave a round, upright hat with a flat top and no brim.
A light and airy (no floral foam but still long lasting) floral design for those days that you are really, really looking for signs of Spring.
An all out effective way of keeping a flower stem in the exact spot you want it to be in a clear water vase design.
Adding just a little something to a bud vase design to connect them... and make it special.
Weave a basket with dangling edges for a single orchid display