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Flowers are a perfect way to brighten your home for the summer

Nothing feels fresher and more welcoming than a home full of beautiful flowers, and Arcadia Floral & Home Décor. Kim To, the Owner and Creative Director at Arcadia showed us some of the trends for summer, and gave Lauren Kelly a tutorial on how to make a beautiful summer sunflower wreath.
Nothing feels fresher and more welcoming than a home full of beautiful flowers, and Arcadia Floral & Home Décor. Kim To, the Owner and Creative Director at Arcadia showed us some of the trends for summer, and gave Lauren Kelly a tutorial on how to make a beautiful summer sunflower wreath.

HOUSTON – The sun is finally out after a week full of rain, the temps are heating back up, and there’s no better way to brighten up your home than with some beautiful flowers!

Nothing feels more welcoming than a home full of beautiful flowers, and today we’re learning about the latest summer flower trends at Arcadia Floral & Home Décor.

Kim To, the Owner and Creative Director at Arcadia showed us some of the trends for summer like - sunflowers, silk florals, bumblebees, and nautical – which are all going to be big this year.

Watch Kim give Lauren Kelly a tutorial on how to make a beautiful summer sunflower wreath.

Materials:

-One 24″ round willow wreath

-10 pcs of 6″ long floral wire

-5 yds of chicken wire -4″ width ribbon

-4 ft long sunflower garland

-1 bird nest pick

-2 ladybugs picks

-2 bumblebees picks

-1.5 yards of ladybugs -2.5″ width ribbon

-1.5 yards of the bumblebee -2.5″ ribbons.

Instructions:

1. Tie the chicken wire ribbon around the outside of the willow wreath like a scallop pattern or half-circle-like design.

2.Bend the sunflower garland into a circle and tie it on the wreath.

3. Tie the bird nest at the center of the bottom wreath.

4. Tie the 2 ladybugs and bumblebee opposite from each other on 4 corners of the wreath.

5. Take the 2 strands of ribbon to make a bow and tie it on the top of the center wreath.


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