Spring rose wreath

I took this idea from the Creative Cure Blog. It’s made with tulle and netting. Then my mom had some silk roses hanging around that she didn’t want so I put them on this wreath and some white silk hydrangeas.  Michele made one with daisies for her mom (my sister-in-law) – now that is mind boggling. :) Michele is my brother’s kid.
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It takes lot and lots of tulle, LOTS. Like 10 yards. We had coupons for Joann’s which helped a little and we used a white round styrofoam wreath as a base. We tied the tulle on and used hot glue to keep it there. Mom had some white netting which we threw on also to relieve the tulle look. Then I just glued on the peachy roses and white hydrangea flowers.
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Is this fluffy or what??
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I’m a little surprised it turned out this well. As I was working on the tulle, it wasn’t cooperating very well.  Well, it’s just like Hank (impressionist painter/teacher says) – “every part of a painting doesn’t have to be perfect. It’s the picture as a WHOLE  that counts”.
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Our door that needs painting badly…
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It looks better in person. The sun was bright from the left side so it whited out that side of the picture. Oh, well, you get the idea.
When I get a picture of Michele’s I’ll put it on here, too.
Best wishes.
Linda

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