Step-by-Step Guide for Making a Stunning Boutonniere
Boutonnieres are the little touches that can make a big difference in any formal event. They can be a finishing touch for grooms groomsmen prom-goers or even for everyday wear. Boutonnieres are easy to DIY can easily match your wedding or special event theme. In this article we will discuss a step-by-step guide for making a stunning boutonniere.
– Floral wire
– Floral tape
– Small flowers or greenery
– Ribbon or twine
Step 1: Choose Your Flowers Greenery
The first step is to select your flowers greenery. Consider the color scheme of your event when choosing. You could use the same flowers that are in your bouquet or centerpiece or choose a complementary color or texture. Aim to use small flowers greenery as you don’t want the boutonniere to be too large or heavy.
Step 2: Create the Base
Take the floral wire wrap it around the stem of the flower or greenery that you will use as the base. Twist the wire at the back to secure it in place. Repeat with other flowers or greenery that you want to include in the boutonniere.
Step 3: Arrange the Flowers
Arrange the flowers greenery around the base until you are happy with how it looks. Remember to keep it small simple as it needs to sit comfortably on a lapel or shirt pocket.
Step 4: Tape the Flowers Greenery
Once you are happy with the arrangement use the floral tape to secure the flowers greenery in place. Start at the base work your way up making sure the tape is tight secure.
Step 5: Add Ribbon or Twine
To finish the boutonniere add a small ribbon or twine around the base of the flowers greenery. This will help to hide the floral tape create a more polished look.
With these five simple steps you can create a stunning boutonniere that will compliment any formal event. Remember to choose your flowers greenery wisely keep it small simple finish it off with a ribbon or twine to create a polished look. You will be amazed at how easy it is to create a professional-looking boutonniere with just a few simple materials. Enjoy the process have fun creating a unique piece that represents your style personality.