Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Cabbage Centerpiece

Real Simple
By Madaline Sparks

What You’ll Need :

A paring knife
An assortment of purple and green cabbages
Floral foam (available at craft stores and florists)
Sharp scissors 1 dozen to 2 dozen sweet peas per cabbage
Also try with: Snapdragons, statice.

Step 1
Cut a square hole in the top of each cabbage.

Step 2
Fit a piece of floral foam inside the hole. Add water to the foam until it’s saturated.

Step 3
Strip the leaves from the sweet-pea stems. Cut the stems at a sharp angle and stick into the foam.

Step 4
Arrange stem by stem until you have a full arrangement.

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