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Organza flowers are easy to make, and you can customize the design in many ways. For materials, you need synthetic organza fabric, small beads or buttons and coordinated sewing thread. For tools, you need a heat source, ... More »

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To press roses, carefully arrange the flowers between layers of tissue paper, newsprint and cardboard, then add bricks or heavy books on top. Let the roses stay pressed for two to four weeks before removing. More »

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Dried lavender flowers can be purchased from several different sources, including farmers' markets, online bulk food, herb, tea, spice and craft retailers, and some well-stocked grocery stores. Dried lavender flowers can... More »

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