Friday, July 10, 2009

Surprising Fruit Centerpiece

Create a fun and festive arrangement by fitting daisies inside oranges.

Real simple
By Madaline Sparks
Photo: James Baigrie

What You’ll Need
A paring knife
8 oranges
Sharp scissors
8 drinking straws
8 daisies
A pencil
Also try with: Dahlias, zinnias.

Step 1
Trim the rind from the bottoms of the oranges so they won’t roll around.
Step 2
Cut the straws and daisies to about 5 inches long. Use a pencil to poke a hole in the top of each orange.

Step 3
Insert the straws and place the stems inside.

Step 4
Arrange on a cake stand for a fun party centerpiece.

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