Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Creatives Tuesdays: DIY feather & fabric Bridal Bouquet


Hello sweeties! Its good to be back and the Creatives department seems to have more interesting DIY projects to share with you this time!

Today's tutorial we want to bring back to a new era into the current bridal bouquet style! We know how bridal bouquets have been improvised & modified these days to suit the current bride's trend & taste, nonetheless a lil touch of retro glam is never the exception! So brides, how about to assemble your very own wedding bouquet using the Feather and Fabric Flowers from one of the Ebooks of Jewel Box Ballerina.

With this easy steps, we hope can help to add some personal touch with your bouquet. Also this can be a fun activity with your bridesmaids too having your bridal entourage holding mini feather bouquets!

Are you ready ladies?

Materials you need

2 Fluffy Focal Flowers, Berry Stem

40 Filler Flowers (20 for each color)

12 Bent Feather Stems

Floral Tape, Hot Glue, Ribbon, and a Fabric Strip

Now.. lets get those tool ready....

Step 1

Position your 2 focal flowers back to back towards each other, and then twist the stems together.



Step 2

Attach the Berry Branch at the middle of the two focal flowers, and then combine them together by twisting the stems together.




Step 3

Wrap the combined flowers and berries with the floral tape. Preferred tape color to match the flowers/berries of choice.




Step 4

When a few is ready & tape wrapped, group together (at least 3-5 ) filler flowers of each color to form 8 bunches. Then, twist together the stems on each bunch.



Step 5

Wrap each bunch with the floral stem.


Step 6

Get the bunches of one color, and then divide it into two groups. Attach each group on top in the middle of the two focal flowers, and then twist the stems to combine them together.






Step 7

Wrap the bouquet handle with a floral tape to secure the combined stems.


Step 8

Get the bunches of the other color of the filler flowers, and then divide it into two groups. Attach each group below the first layer of filler flowers, and then twist the stems to combine.






Step 9

Wrap the bouquet handle with a floral tape to secure the combined stems.



Step 10

Attach your bent feather stems around the base of the flowers, and then twist the stems to combine.




Step 11

Wrap the bouquet handle with a floral tape to secure the combined stems.



Step 12

Glue both sides of the tip of the bouquet handle, and then attach a ribbon to cover the tip.




Step 13

Add some glue in the middle of the ribbon, and then attach another ribbon.



Step 14

Start wrapping the bouquet handle with the ribbon. While wrapping the bouquet handle with a ribbon, keep on adding glue around the bouquet handle.




Step 15

Trim the ribbon when it reaches the base of the bouquet. Get another ribbon, and then attach it with a hot glue at the base of the bouquet.



Step 16

Tie a knot to secure the handle.



Step 17

Get your strip of fabric, and then cut it into 6-8 strips.


Step 18

Add some hot glue at the edge of each fabric strip, and then join both ends of the strip.



Step 19

While the hot glue is still sticky, pinch the edge with your fingers to form a single bow loop.(Let the glue cool a little first or it might burn your fingers.).



Step 20

Attach each end of the fabric strip bow around the bouquet base with hot glue.




Step 21

Apply some hot glue around the base of the fabric strip bows, and then wrap the ribbon around to cover the bow tips.




Step 22

Knot the ribbon twice to secure.


Step 23

You can form the berry branch to adjust its height.

Now you have a pretty bouquet! Tadaaa!! 

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