How to Make a Hatbox Flower Arrangement
Surprise a loved one with a hatbox full of their favorite blooms.
Looking for a creative way to give flowers to someone special? With our easy step-by-step tutorial and free printable labels, you can create a gorgeous flower arrangement for any occasion. They say that presentation is everything, and these darling hat boxes are sure to delight.
The other good news is that this tutorial works for any budget. All types of flowers look beautiful in these simple containers. Simply choose your favorite blooms, from carnations to garden roses or peonies and follow the instructions to create a beautiful arrangement.
- white wrapping paper (if desired)
- fresh floral foam
- glass vase (fit inside hatbox)
- printable labels
Step 1: Gather all necessary supplies
Step 2: Download, print and cut box labels.
Step 3: Use a ruler to measure the height of the hatbox.
Step 4: Use the measurement to cut a strip of wrapping paper long enough to fit around the hatbox.
Step 5: Cut wrapping paper.
Step 6: Attach wrapping paper to hatbox using tape.
Step 7: Use tape to attach the printable label to the front of the wrapped hatbox.
Your hatbox is complete and ready for your arrangement.
To make the arrangement, first place glass vase and fresh floral foam into the hatbox.
Note: For longer flower life, soak floral foam in water for 10-15 minutes before inserting into a vase.
Add your choice of flowers and greenery, cutting each stem at an angle and at the same length, then inserting into the floral foam.