Creating Wire Flowers and Foliage

Precise work is required to wire flowers and foliage, but the results are always exquisite. This selection of wired boutonniere, circlet and vase arrangement shows how varied and useful the technique can be.
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Photo By: DK - Fresh Flower Arranging ©2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Fresh Flower Arranging © 2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Fresh Flower Arranging ©2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Fresh Flower Arranging ©2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Fresh Flower Arranging © 2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Photo By: DK - Fresh Flower Arranging © 2011 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Urban Chic Summer Wedding Boutonniere

 

Wallpaper Orchids

 

Autumn Wedding Boutonniere

 

Winter Wedding Boutonniere

 

Rosebud Circlet

 

Country Summer Wedding Boutonniere

 

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