How to Create Festive Fall BouquetsOctober 10, 2016
Saying that we love flowers here at Alice's Table is an understatement. However, what we love more than flowers, is when people have fun and get creative with their bouquets. One of the best ways to do that is to add unexpected touches to your arrangements. If you're looking to spice up your decor or are spending the day home for the Columbus Day holiday, this is the perfect festive fall afternoon activity!
In New England we are lucky to be surrounded by fresh apples throughout the fall months. In addition to being a tasty snack, we love adding them to an arrangement to give it depth and a fun flair. Fill a tall clear vase with apples and place the flower stems in a smaller vase in the middle of the apples. For the apples
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If you're looking for an easy festive adornment, leaves are the perfect addition. Fall foliage adds a vibrant color and unique texture to an arrangement, small or large. Wrap wire around the stems of the leaves to stick them in with the stems or into Oasis foam. They're also a great table decoration to accompany a bouquet!
As we approach Thanksgiving, dried corn becomes staple dining room table centerpiece, so why not add it to your bouquet? Using clear floral tape, secure the corn to a cylindrical vase, and complete the look by tying a ribbon around the corn.