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Press flowers by gathering them, laying them between the parchment-lined pages of a book, closing the book, and placing a weight on the book. This takes up to 10 days for a flower to become pressed completely. You need f... More »

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To make a napkin into the shape of a flower, take a square napkin and fold the corners into the center several times. Then, turn the napkin over and pull the corners out, using a few fingers to press down on the center o... More »

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Flower drying techniques include pressing, air drying, microwaving or using silica gel. Alternatively, simply leave the flowers in a vase until they are completely dry. More »

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Unique floral arrangement ideas include finding creative containers for the flowers, using ivy and trailing vines to add interest and depth and placing colorful glass beads or stones in the base of the container. Mixing ... More »

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To create a floral centerpiece, hold the bouquet and turn it while adding the greenery and flowers to ensure all sides of the bouquet are equally beautiful. An option to make an inexpensive bouquet is to add a few large,... More »

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Make a corsage bracelet by attaching flowers to an elastic corsage bracelet. The time required for this project varies depending on how elaborate you want the bracelet to be. You need flowers and leaves, satin ribbon, an... More »

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To create a color chart for roses, learn the traditional connotations, meanings and implications of the use of various colors of roses, such as red, white and yellow, and present this information on a chart with their co... More »

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