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By Sophie Uliano

It's authentic: In those tricky occasions, clueless is out--and artful is in. For either monetary and environmental purposes, lifestyles is all approximately doing good with what you have got. yet that doesn't suggest you can't nonetheless be great. Do It Gorgeously exhibits you the way to make approximately every thing you will in a different way buy: From the kitchen to the nursery, out of your drugs cupboard in your make-up drawer, you'll be astounded by way of how effortless and cheap it truly is to make secure and green items on your relations. You need to have it all--and you can now do it your self!

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55 8: Bring the two ends of the florist wire together. 9: Repeat steps 5–8, moving the wire through the petals on the opposite side of the flower for increased security, and twist all the wires together behind the bloom to complete the wire stem. 10: Add your statement flower to the flower chain. Place the base of the bloom next to the smaller, neutral flowers and secure it to the bundle by wrapping it to the chain with its wire stem as you continue to move from left to right. 56 11: On the opposite side of the statement bloom, repeat the pattern with the smaller, neutral flowers, securing them to the chain with florist wire.

16: Twist the moss-covered wire ends together to complete the flower crown. 58 PROJECT 8 FOURTH OF JULY FRESH FLOWER CROWN Show off your patriotic spirit at the beach or barbecue with this fresh red, white, and blue flower crown. To create this crown, you will use blue hydrangeas, red ranunculus, and white wax flowers. 59 What you will need assorted red, white, and blue flowers 6–8 feet of florist wire scissors or garden shears 2 yards of ribbon 1: Clip small sections of the blue hydrangeas and white wax flowers approximately 3 inches from the base of the blooms.

49 6: Completely wrap the wavy side of the bobby pin, including the end, with the tacky florist tape, which will stick to itself. This step will prevent the wire from pulling or scratching when placed in the hair. 7: Cut off the excess florist tape. 8: Pin the finished product into your hair as you would a regular bobby pin. 50 SUMMER Complete your midsummer outfit with these fresh and faux floral hair accessories that can be worn anywhere from the beach to a barbecue. With so many amazing fresh blooms available during this season, your options are limitless.

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