Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
Curl Allium stems while conditioning
Give each stem a fresh cut. Gather the stems in sets of 2 or 3 and twist or plait loosely. Set in deep water to condition thoroughly for at least two hours but preferably over night. Loosen the stem plait and design. Remember, just like tulips these stems will continue to curl and twirl depending on the light source in the room
Pleats are accordion like folds of equal width in alternating opposite directions in any kind of fabric. I absolutely love the tight buds of Allium and they represent the...