DIY Make a Florentine Holiday Garland
to make a Florentine
Holiday Evergreen Garland
burgundy or red roses
poinsettia bushes (need 10 blooms)
4 stems of golden
(or iridescent ) poinsettia
Green florist wire
glue gun and glue sticks
|1. Take your pine
garland and hot glue on your pine cones and berries at one foot intervals. Cut
the rose stems to 3" and hot glue evenly in between pinecones.
|2. Cut red poinsettia bush into 3" stems and hot glue on either side of roses.
Place iridescent and golden poinsettia every 2 feet on the garland
|3. Cut ivy
garland into 2" pieces and hot glue on each side of poinsettias
|4. Cut apart baby's breath sprays and hot
glue around flowers, filling in empty spaces.
Note: The garland is
flexible enough to accommodate any shape. To hang, place on nails
positioned in the desired shape. You can also connect the ends with a
floral wire -to make a impressive wall wreath.