November 16, 2011

Quick and Easy Floral Balls

My days are a little hectic this week.  
I have a handful of small projects that need my attention so today's post is going to be a fast one.

Floral balls have been on my to-do list of a while - What better time to give it a whirl than Thanksgiving!

  I used a three inch Styrofoam ball and one bunch of fall colored mums for each of the two balls I made.  After simply cutting the stems down to about 1 1/2 inches long I stuck them into the Styrofoam ball
- - no gluing required.  I kept the bottom clear of flowers so they would sit nicely into small containers.

Quick and easy doesn't even begin to describe how fast they went together.   

I think they look amazing against the sliver don't you? 

9 comments:

  1. Well, that is quick and easy, isn't it? That turned out so nice, Robin :)

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  2. On my way to buy the supplies right now...

    ♥Linsey @ Farmhouse Porch

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  3. Very nice! Of course, I simply adore the silver cup that they are in!

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  4. Really pretty Robin ~ and I love quick and easy projects especially when they have a WOW factor like this one!

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  5. these are really pretty, i like that they are low so you can see over them! have a great day! susan

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  6. You make me think I could do this....sounds so simple!! Thanks for the inspiration! Have a great day

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  7. Yes, definitely love that punch of autumnal color against the silver. :) Where did you find such pretty faux mums?

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  8. Very cute. I saw some mums on clearance at Walmart today that would be perfect for that.

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