Ever bought home a bunch of fresh flowers and wondered what else you could do with them besides plunk them into a vase of water? You should be cutting them first, by the way, but you get my point.
At Fly Me ToThe Moon, I'm always looking for new ways to display flowers to give our customers new ideas and inspiration.
Flower Tutorials and Videos
So, I decided to scour the internet looking for creative projects you could do with fresh flowers. You'll find a list of 23 links to step-by-step flower tutorials and videos to inspire you to try something new.
Learn 10 ways to display flowers, how to make an autumn centerpiece and how to incorporate a live plant into your flower arrangement. You'll find projects for your home, to give as gifts and to decorate for a party.
There's something here for you no matter what your flower arranging skills might be. But if you're totally new to flowers, you can learn how to select fresh flowers here and how to make flowers last longer here.
23 Ways to Delight Yourself and Others with Flowers
1. How-To: Make Your Own Mini Vase in Under 30 Seconds - Inexpensive vases you can make for your next special event.
2. Arranging Flowers In Fabulous But Oddly Shaped Vases - How to fill a vase with flowers without breaking the bank.
3. DIY Project: Fresh Flower Pin - How to create a fresh flower you can wear.
4. How to Make Stem Glass Flower Arrangements - They're not just for wine anymore.
5. 5 - Minute Flower Arrangements - Simple flower arrangement ideas even you can make.
6. How To Make Single Flower Arrangements - Create unique floral statements using a single flower and a vessel.
7. Contemporary Flowers - Monochromatic Arrangement - Modern one color flower arrangements.
8. DIY Indoor Tulips - How to grow tulip bulbs indoors.
9. 35 DIY Flower Vases (Creative Tutorials) - Learn how to design 35 different types of vases.
10. DIY: Living Arrangement - How to mix plants and cut flowers to create a centerpiece
11. DIY Autumn Centerpiece - Make a flower arrangement in floral foam.
13. Easy French Braid Ribbon Technique for Vases - Learn how to make decorate a vase with ribbon.
14. Clean Out The Fridge DIY Flower Arrangement - Use little jars to create lovely little flower arrangements.
15. DIY Floral Napkin Rings - learn to make decorative napkin rings.
16. DIY Fresh Flower Gift Tags - Make flower-embellished gift tags.
19. How to Make A Hydrangea Wreath - Simple DIY wreath recipe.
20. Pretty and Special DIY Fresh Flower Pendant Light - How to make a chandelier of fresh flowers.
21. Display Cut Flowers 10 Easy Ways - Unique and simple flower decor.
22. Cone of Flowers - Make a hanging cone to display fresh flowers.
23. How to Make Flower Arrangements in Silver Teapots - Learn how to arrangement flowers in vintage vessels.
So that's my list of 23 projects you can use to delight yourself and others with fresh flowers. But, I'd love you to share your own ideas below in the comments.