A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
News: Craftster Best of 2014 have been announced!  Check out the winning projects here!
Total Members: 301,070
Currently Running With Scissors:
496 Guests and 11 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 [2]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Bouquet stems -- How to wrap?  (Read 3037 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
sweets4ever
Administrator
Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 41912
Joined: 18-Jan-2005


View Profile
« Reply #10 on: April 21, 2008 03:42:28 PM »

They are just like mine except with different ribbons and the pearl pins.

Wrap the entire stem in one color ribbon or a piece of solid cloth to cover the stem surface fully.  Starting at the top of the stems with your second ribbon (centered in the back), bring both ends to the front and cross them.  Cross them FULLY so that each end goes back in the same direction it came from (this will give it the bulky look rather than lying flat).  Cross, cross, cross.  When you get to the bottom, you can tie a bow in the back like she did, tuck the ends or leave some dangles, which is what I did.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Raine_Dementia
« Reply #11 on: April 21, 2008 03:46:53 PM »

I'm sorry I don't have a picture - but I found some lovely stem wraps that seem similar to the hilt you linked on this website:

http://www.100bouquet.com/products/callas.html

I'll search for a tutorial - she calls this "over braid stem wrap"

I did just a simple wrap with pearl headed pins for my bouquets - but this is way prettier. Smiley

Ooh, yes! That's lovely.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

If you want rainbows, you must learn to live with the rain.
Seonaid
« Reply #12 on: June 25, 2009 07:07:19 PM »

I know this is probably too late to be useful, but i found this: http://piratecaptain.deviantart.com/art/Wrap-How-To-52444934 which has a link to the related youtube video. Just in case anyone else stumbles across this thread and is interested.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 [2]  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Get Bold Brows and Red Lips
5 Simple Ways to Clean Every Beauty Tool You Own
When to Throw Out Your Beauty Products
VF COLLECTIONS: Giorgio Armani - Fall 2015 - Milan Fashion Week - Runway & Interviews
FIRST LOOK: Nina Ricci - Fall 2015 - Paris Fashion Week
Latest Blog Articles
April 17, 2015 Featured Projects
@Home This Weekend: Upcycled Mini-Cabinet
Laundry Day!

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.