DIY: Wedding Head Piece Garlands
Flower girls' head garland
Make this beautiful head garland for your flower girl.
Use a smaller version of the head garland to fit around a bun or a ponytail.
Materials and Tools: (for
garland in photo above)
Basic garland making instructions
using fresh flowers :
1. Allow the flowers to stand in a preservative solution in a cool place for
Measure a piece of
coiled floral wire to fit the size of the persons’ head. Coiled wire is
it takes a circular shape. Allow a
little extra at each end. Make a
hook and eye at the ends of the wire. Bind the wire with stem tape.
Wire and tape the individual flowers and
Tape the individual flowers and leaves to the
Add ribbon streamers down the back.
Wedding Flower Girls Head Garland
|| Cut delphinium
blossom stems at the bottom -where the last flower is. (You are removing the
stem completely) |
|| Wire these blossoms
together to form a 23" circle (or a circle to fit the size of the head.) |
|| Hot glue the open
rose over a place where the flower stems meet. Hot glue pieces of the baby's
breath and a few hydrangea flowers (not the whole stem) around the rose. |
|| Randomly glue
hydrangea florets onto the blossom garland you have just made. |
|| Make a seven inch
wide, 2 loop (loopy) bow with one 24" tail and one 12" tail with
the white ribbon and another one just like it with the green ribbon. Set
* See how to make loopy bows
See more floral design instruction.
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|| Wire the pink bow to
the green bow; and the green bow to the white one. Wire the white one( and
the layer of bows) to the garland very close to the open rose. |