A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Monday, May 23 News:  Please take a moment to congratulate and thank our newest Craftster Moderators, lindyv321, pottermouth, PerfectlyBohemian, Mistress Jennie and LovelyMiss!
Total Members: 305,663
Currently Running With Scissors:
405 Guests and 5 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: DIY Succulent and Sand Centerpieces  (Read 1577 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« on: October 21, 2013 11:28:22 AM »

I wanted to share the DIY centerpieces that I created for my July 2013 wedding.

For the succulent centerpieces, I purchased various glass dessert dishes from Goodwill and Salvation Army and used faux succulents and small polished river rocks. Some of the tables had larger dessert dishes than others since they all were different. In the larger containers, I used a small piece of Styrofoam in the bottom and then hot glued the stem of the succulents into that, so that the succulents stayed upright and so I wouldn't need to use so many rocks!

For the smaller containers, I purchased juice glasses from IKEA and filled them with playground sand. My florist brought the roses and sunk the stems into the sand using water picks, so that the flowers didn't wilt. (For the table numbers/menus, I used double-sided photo frames from IKEA.)  I used the same play sand in three candle holders of varying heights near my card box too.

Since I used faux succulents, I was able to create these centerpieces ahead of time and didn't have to worry about making them the week of my wedding.  And they make for great home decor as well!


Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

How-To Videos
Baby Blankets Ideas
Pre-Walker Baby Shoes
3 Ideas of Tops For Girls
Understanding Baby Clothing Sizes
Top Three Sun Hats for Babies
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Reusable Dryer Sheets
Tute Tuesday: Painted Background
Easy Summer Salads

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

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 ©2003-2016, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.