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« on: August 15, 2013 04:19:03 PM »

I planted lots of french lavender last year, and today I got a chance to make this wreath:


This Youtube tutorial helped me a lot: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2MFFQVRtAg

I barely had enough lavender to make one, so I filled in some gaps with succulent cuttings. I attached those with florist wire.

I still smell of lavender-- a bit nauseating after working with it for over an hour, but the finished wreath made it all worth while.
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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2013 07:07:00 PM »

That is fabulous!
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« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2013 09:17:12 PM »

I love lavender. I don't know if I have enough to try this yet.  I bet it makes your house smell gorgeous.
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« Reply #3 on: August 16, 2013 02:57:01 AM »

beautiful
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« Reply #4 on: August 16, 2013 03:12:00 AM »

You did a beautiful job on it, Balatong!
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« Reply #5 on: August 16, 2013 09:32:45 AM »

This is beautiful.......I just may have to grow lavender next year! 
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« Reply #6 on: August 16, 2013 11:23:20 AM »

It is beautiful! And I love the scent of lavender, reminds me of the summer!  Smiley
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« Reply #7 on: August 16, 2013 05:31:48 PM »

Ooh fabulous job!
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« Reply #8 on: August 16, 2013 06:10:28 PM »

I love this. Thanks for posting.
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