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DIY Bohemian Floral Crown

Make this incredible silk flower crown, designed by Angela Marie Events,  for your boho wedding. ZxSijuhIdrJpMPkULdmD3SpL12xbP6WNkdF9uDQEVKM Follow these easy steps to create your own beautiful floral crown.

1) First gather the supplies. You will need at least 4 large flower heads, assorted greenery, berries, wire, floral tape, and wire cutters.  You can find the stems used in this floral crown hereIMWOxfxl3ngokkwEzkyD4aTpN7uvBAL_DOfedtvaH602) Measure the moss covered wire so that it will fit your head, leaving yourself several extra inches.

3) Seperate the leaves from the flowers and cut off the head, leaving several inces of stem. Cut sprays of greenery and berries from the stem.  _mRTk52MkIFLN7W45PNr3-OJm9ILHG6KvMZQFCrCyRc_mRTk52MkIFLN7W45PNr3-OJm9ILHG6KvMZQFCrCyRc copyXgh7gFy1pCNwu0X81cX7ggv56dh7rIFsFQQlymoNhOg4) Attach floral wire to the flower stems with floral tape. LXClT0stptgXXjvSmZb-8gVYA56HczTWVZt8MuQZjVE copy5) Arrange and tape the stems to the moss covered wire. 17BkCy66QbzjD2ktwedjbz1G_2L5icOBjE7IwDcFlgsWBsagpT_EvFqy-vfzhkZEkeuWliMezrvKTdm2KiGPBQmufujIy2yf3M_fGtcDHyxP4lsXBjSx8RNMtFnFB30gYjAxa8-W9O9soY9oCPWeIBqnnhXFI1G_lCkhlwTS0ixs6) To complete the crown, place the flowers on your head and wrap the ends of the moss wire together so that it fits. K1gHlrTnmWNiGKGmJrZ94PnJBm_ruXfmrcqjC-I2U80cY8xk5K-LhgCOj1cIZcezSXBSTYf_TrOS3nN_OScdusYou now have a stunning flower crown, fit for a bohemian bride. ykn-XU16xyG3pNEsjY2sdKXncarOzjdx5XJ1Iw_3ODk copy

 

Mix it up with your favorite silk flower stems and #Afloral with your finished design! For more DIY video tutorials follow the Afloral Youtube Channel.

Photography: Carolynn Seibert Photography | Designer & Coordinator: Angela Marie Events

 

Rustic Orange Wedding ~ Alisha’s Inspiration Board

Alisha writes: My fiance and I are having a fall wedding so our color theme will be burgundy (David’s Bridal Apple Red) orange, chocolate brown, and we will be using burlap and jute. Our flower budget is low.  I will be DIYing everything but since I have no prior experience, I would like simple round but beautiful bouquets.

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Since you are going for DIY wedding and want to keep it simple – we recommend starting with a pre-made bouquet and simply adding additional flowers to it! You can complete the look by wrapping the bouquet stems with burlap and jute.

Get the Goods:

Orange and Burgundy Calla Lilies

Orange and Burgundy Lilies

Pre-Made Purple Rose Bouquet

Burlap Ribbon

Jute Cord

Happy planning,
Afloral

Red & Plum Wedding Flowers ~ Erin’s Inspiration Board

Erin writes:  I’m having a beach wedding in November. I want bright colors that specifically have deep purple and red. I love little touches that make it look fresh and fun. I love calla lillies, peonies, berries, garden roses. I’ll be making flower holders out of mason jars.

Erin-RedBouquet Inspiration Photo:  Dana Grant Photography

To recreate and view the realistic floral stems used to in this red and plum inspiration bouquet, please click on items below:

  1. Red Garden Roses
  2. Plum Purple Calla Lilies
  3. Red Raspberry Sprays
  4. 1 Fern Greenery Pick
  5. 5 Pheasant Feathers
  6. 2 Red Berry Sprays
  7. Black Satin Ribbon to wrap your bouquet

 

Red & Orange Wedding Flowers ~ Brittany’s Inspiration Board

Brittany writes:  Hello, I need inspiration for bouquets. My wedding colors are red and orange. I would like my bridesmaids to have an all orange bouquet and I would like mine to be red and orange. My favorite flowers are roses and lilies.

Brittany-Red-OrangeBouquet Inspiration Photo:  Aaron Varga Photography

To recreate and view the realistic floral stems used to in this gorgeous Fall inspiration bouquet, please click HERE:

  1. 5 Red Garden Roses
  2. 7 Burnt Orange Calla Lilies
  3. 5 Orange Open Roses
  4. Red Berry Sprays
  5. 2 Cream Mini Rose Sprays
  6. Orange Rose Bouquet for your bridesmaids
  7. Wrap each bouquet with Ivory Satin Ribbon

Happy Planning, Mindy

 

 

 

 

Purple & Burgundy Wedding Flowers ~ Emily’s Inspiration Board

Emily writes:  We are getting married on August 20, 2015 ath the George Hotel in Chatham Kent.  Our color theme is dark purple and burgundy.

Emily-BurgundyBouquet Inspiration Photo: Joshua Aull Photography
via Wed Society

To recreate and view the realistic floral stems used to in this dark elegant inspiration bouquet, please click HERE:

  1. 3 Burgundy Red Peony Buds
  2. 5 Eggplant Purple Rose Buds
  3. 7 Burgundy Calla Lilies
  4. 2 Peach Tea Rose Sprays
  5. 5 Peach Pink Garden Rose Bud
  6. 3 Dusty Miller Greenery
  7. 3 Black Berry Sprays
  8. Ivory Satin Ribbon to wrap your bouquet

Happy Planning, Mindy