Layered look

Make a pretty centerpiece or mantel decoration by layering seasonal materials in clear glass cylinder vases. We started with corn kernels, then added burgundy cockscomb celosia, orange bittersweet, pale green dried hops and brown oak leaves. Top with a rust-color pillar candle. Change candles if the flame gets close to the dried material, or use a … Continue reading Layered look

Natural vase

  Natural vase A creatively cut pumpkin “basket” makes an imaginative centerpiece for a fall table. Cut out two top quarters of the pumpkin, leaving the stem and a narrow strip as the basket “handle.” Zigzag the bottom edges, and hollow out the base. Place a block of wet floral foam inside. Position two glass … Continue reading Natural vase

Natural display

Pumpkin creates a natural display  A pumpkin “basket” makes an imaginative centerpiece for a fall table. Hollow out the pumpkin, then place a block of wet floral foam inside. Position a pillar candle[use a flameless pillar candle to add a warm glow] in the foam and surround with fall blooms and berries to complete this … Continue reading Natural display