Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 1 Hour
How to Make an All Seasons Lantern Swag
You can dress your favorite lantern up with a floral swag for each new season in just a few simple steps! Just use your favorite seasonal picks and embellishments construct an All Seasons Lantern Swag and swap it out every time you're in need of a fresh look!
Attach 2 picks
Using floral tape, attach 2 main floral picks together at the stems with flower heads facing in the opposite directions. Keep in mind, the adhesive on floral tape activites from the heat of your hands and for best results you should keep slight tension on the tape as you're wrapping it around your stems.
Attach additional picks
Use floral tape to attach any additional floral picks to the main pick.
Tie & attach bow
Create a simple bow with long tails and attach it to the center of the floral pick bundle or at the stem end of the floral picks. If desired, replace the bow with birch branches and use floral wire to attach them to the picks.
Wire the finished swag to the top of your lantern.