How To Make a Bouquet – 2016 Pantone Color of the Year

We were so lucky to team up with UK floral designer Pumpkin and Pye to bring you this gorgeous silk flower bouquet in this years Pantone colors, rose quartzserenity. Follow along and make your own hand-tied wedding bouquet!
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1Step 1: Select the flowers and foliage you’d like to use.
(You can find the products used in this DIY here.)

2Step 2: Use wire cutters to trim off all the excess leaves, leaving only leaves close to the flower head.

3Step 3: Select a few of your larger focal flower heads as a starting point to build your bouquet, try to spiral the stems as you add them.

Add other flowers around your focal flowers, making sure you keep a rounded even shape. Turning the bouquet in your hand makes adding flowers easier.

45Step 4: Using the floral twine tie the stem of the bouquet tightly near the top of the stems.

6Step 5: Using wire cutters cut the stems to the desired length.

7Step 6: Complete the look with your favorite ribbon.

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Make your own wedding bouquet with silk flowers!

Designed by Pumpkin and Pye | Photographed by Evolve Photography | Silk Flowers from Afloral.com

For more DIY designs follow the Afloral Youtube Channel and visit the DIY Design Ideas at Afloral.com.  Add #Afloral to all of your DIY  design photos to share your beautiful designs.

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