Is anyone making Hydrangea wreaths?

hostalavista(z5/6Oh)October 8, 2004

I was wondering if anyone was making these or any other things with hydrangeas..

I think the wreaths are so beautiful.

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sylky00(z6 KY)

I've made wreaths with hydrangeas, and found it's easier to attach them to the base when they're fresh, and let them dry on the wreath.

    Bookmark   October 9, 2004 at 11:23AM
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hostalavista(z5/6Oh)

Thanks sylky00, I found that out too...
I was wondering if theres something you could spray on them so they won't fall apart so much??
I've tried hair spray, clear paint, and these just make them more brittle, I was wanting something to make them stay pliable so they won't shed so much... linda

    Bookmark   October 12, 2004 at 8:41AM
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sylky00(z6 KY)

I really don't think such a product exists. The only alternative is glycerin-preserving, but then they have to be artificially colored, which I try to avoid. Maybe a cooler room temp. would help.

    Bookmark   October 13, 2004 at 9:06AM
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