In Full Bloom

How to make floral failure function:

So last night I was given roses by a friend, but to my dismay when I went to trim the stems I cut one of them entirely too short. Instead of allowing the flower go to waste, I decided to alter my floral vision in order accommodate my scissor mishap.

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I went to my pantry and dug out a short square glass canister that I usually use for coffee grounds. I rinsed it out, and put the shortest rose in the jar, only to find that it was still a bit too short! So to correct my flower failure…

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Flower hack: To add height to the flowers, I filled the base of the jar with the leaflets of the rose and it worked out beautifully! With a little imagination I was able to save the bouquet and still make it look great! Just something I wanted to share in case anyone gets scissor happy like I did while attempting to make a floral arrangement!

 

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