New Series: A Few of My Favorite Things – Flower Arranging

IMG_0847The Beach Basket

Select a basket, put a plastic cup with oasis on the left. Put blocks of artificial flower oasis on the right to fill the space. Insert a spray painted branch in the oasis towards the back. Glue on a few artificial berries.

IMG_0849Cover the edges of the cup with greenery to hide the cup and oasis. Cover the artificial blocks on right with sand. Place three flowers in oasis and finish with a single dynamic flower with a short stem. Tuck in a few shells and  a dab of spanish moss here and there. IMG_0848

Your beach basket is done. So much fun! One of my favorite things….playing with flowers. You can have fun too.


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About Stepheny Forgue Houghtlin

Stepheny Forgue Houghtlin grew up in Evanston, IL. and is a graduate of the University of Kentucky. She is an author of two novels: The Greening of a Heart and Facing East. She lives, writes and gardens in NC. Visit her: Stephenyhoughtlin.com
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5 Responses to New Series: A Few of My Favorite Things – Flower Arranging

  1. pbmgarden says:

    Beautiful. I like your strong colors.

  2. Lovely! Can I hire you for my daughter’s wedding???

  3. My friend who is a horticulturist creates beautiful flower arrangements. She is often assigned to do flower arrangements whenever we go to certain classes and activities related to a group we belong to 🙂

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