Alternative Bouquets: Fancy Feathers
Using feathers instead of flowers adds a unique twist to the traditional wedding bouquet.
Materials - 5 or more long feathers (colour or style of your preference) - Floral wire - Optional beaded artificial vine - Scissors -4” thick wired netting - 2” corsage pins
Instructions Step 1: Fan feathers out and place beaded artificial vine in the centre.
Step 2: Secure the feathers and vine by tightly wrapping the bottom in floral wire.
Step 3: Make a bow out of your 4” wired netting by cutting a strand 2 ft. long.
Step 4: Loop each side of the ribbon to create the ends of the bow. Pinch it together in the centre and secure it with floral wire.
Step 5: Wrap the bow around the bottom of the feathers using floral wire. At the back of the bouquet twist and than tuck any left over wire.
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