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DIY Floral Arrangement – Things You Should Know

Flowers are an integral part of humanity with many uses and benefits. Occasions such as weddings and funerals are not complete without flowers. Knowing how to arrange flowers is a skill that will go a long way. It also helps one cut on costs when they want flowers for their events. Additionally, one can earn an extra coin offering flower arrangement services in their locality. Flower delivery Sydney companies and others in this business do a great job of ensuring the flowers get to the owners while in mint condition.

Before venturing into the business, one should know the types of flowers available in the market. Also, one must understand the meaning of the different colors and flowers before using them for any event. Trying out DIY floral arrangements means going against the basic rules of arranging flowers. One must know the basic rules of flower arrangement and use this knowledge to do better DIY projects. Some of the things to keep in mind regarding floral arrangements are;

  1. Water is important
    When making floral arrangements that require a lot of flowers, do not hold back from ordering many at a go. Once the flowers are home, buckets full of tepid water and preservatives will help you keep them fresh for an extended period. The chemicals may not be necessary if the flowers are to be used soon. Always use clean water to guarantee the freshness of the flowers from the day of delivery to the time they go into the arrangement. Water also helps tight buds open up within a few days. If you have flowers that are not fully open, placing them in water is the best way to get the bloom.
  2. Cut the stems 
    After delivery, it is advisable to cut an inch of the stems before placing the flowers in water. Cutting the stems helps the flowers absorb water necessary for keeping the flowers fresh for a longer time. When adding the flowers into the arrangement, one should also trim the stems to form a seamless pattern. Stripping off leaves below the water line is another factor that one cannot assume.
  3. Colors 
    Color is a factor that most people are keen about when it comes to floral arrangements. When handling a project without any expert help, it is wise to go a mile ahead and learn how the various colors work. Blending colors is a necessary skill as well. The purpose of the flowers and the occasion are among the top aspects that should guide one on matters color.
  4. Equipment 
    Designing floral arrangement s requires a creative mind and the appropriate gear. One ought to have the necessary tools to use for the various processes. Using the right equipment helps prevent damage to the flowers.

Factors such as cost and availability influence the choice of flowers that one uses for their arrangement. Some types are cheap, while others are expensive. Lay down a budget before any purchases are made. Additionally, one should pay attention to the meaning of the different flowers and use them accordingly.


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