Christine de Beer - effortless floral craftsman
How to position the tiniest Spring stems using the hole in the side of a beaker wall vase
- 20 April 2022
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Thread your heaviest stem through the hole in the side of the beaker wall vase
You want this stem to be balanced and anchored through the tiny hole. Slowly turn the stem to find its tipping point.
Fill the container with water.
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Add in a green flower bud that looks rather textured/vividly coloured to contrast the green leaf.
Oh yes… new growth is notoriously difficult to condition. But so pretty to bring inside on a Spring day!
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Drape over a few rosary vines over and around the leaf and bud.
Add in a few dew drop crystals to finish the design.
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