How did we make it?

The following flowers (botanical terms) and materials were used:
  • Eucalyptus nicholii
  • Freesia Cultivar
  • Gerbera jamesonii
  • Magnolia × soulangeana
  • Ranunculus asiaticus
  • Glass vessel
  • Packing paper
  • OASIS® BLACK IDEAL Maxlife Fresh Floral Foam Brick
  • Double Fix Clear (double-sided transparent adhesive tape)
The entire series can be found in the BLOOM’s Praxis Edition 97 January / February 2021
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Step 1

Cut a four centimeter thick piece from the Floral Foam Cylinder Stick. Pre-drill a hole on the side.

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Step 2

Attach leaves to the edge with pins.

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Step 3

Cut out a heart from packing paper. Print out message, for example “LOVE”, on paper, cut it out and glue it on the packing paper heart, attach both to the Floral Foam with pins. Push a rose through the pre-drilled hole and then place it in the vase.

Products used for this creation

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The black colour turns the Floral Foam into a decoration & design element