How to Make a Garden-Inspired Napkin Ring

Bring the outdoors in with a garden-inspired miniature bouquet that you can tie around a napkin or wear around your wrist.
Flower Napkin Ring

Flower Napkin Ring

Surprise Mom this Mother's Day with a flower napkin ring that doubles as a corsage.

Materials and Tools:

fresh cut flowers from the garden or botanicals from a market
sheers
leather string

Instructions:

Step 1: Layer Flowers

Cut a variety of botanical branches, berries and blooms to fit the length of your wrist comfortably, approximately 4 inches. Layer stems with heavier branches and berries in the back and lighter blooms or leaves in the front.

Flower Napkin Ring

Flower Napkin Ring

Surprise Mom this Mother's Day with a flower napkin ring that doubles as a corsage.

Step 2: Secure Flowers

Wrap stems with a leather cord, leaving 2-3 inches extra on the front and end of your string to tie around your wrist and/or napkin. If prepping the night before use, place stems in a shallow cup of water to keep fresh.

Wrap Flowers in Leather Cord

Wrap Flowers in Leather Cord

Surprise Mom this Mother's Day with a flower napkin ring that doubles as a corsage.

Step 3: Display Corsage

Brighten up a spring tablescape by tying the corsage around a napkin, or tie it around your wrist as a corsage.

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