Peony and Hydrangea Bouquet
Designed by Kim Wakefield
- Hydrangea, green, 4
- Rannunculus, brick, 2
- Peony, pink, 4
- Ribbon, spring moss, 2 rolls
- Wire cutters
- Glue gun
- Glue sticks
- Floral wire, 22 gauge
Gather all peonies into a rounded cluster style and wire stems together.
Evenly space all hydrangeas around the bottom of peonies. Wire hydrangeas to peonies, keeping rounded shape.
Cut all ranunculus from stems and arrange randomly in bouquet, wiring or hot gluing in place.
Use several hydrangea leaves to finish underside of bouquet, hot gluing in place at top of stems.
Cut stems of bouquet evenly to about 11 inches in length.
Use 2 hydrangea leaves to wrap around the stems, removing plastic shaper from the leaf backings so that they are flexible. Wrap and hot glue in place.
Wrap one long piece of ribbon roughly 18 inches long around bouquet handle several times and tie a knot.
Make a 10-loop bow with streamers and hot glue in place at knot.