Woven olive branch basket

Summer floristry

The following flowers (botanical names) and materials were used:

  • Asclepias tuberosa
  • Campanula medium
  • Chysanthemum x grandiflorum
  • Lavandula stoechas
  • Matthiola incana
  • Nigella damascena
  • Olea europaea
  • Rosa Cultivar
  • Scabiosa columbaria
  • Thymus vulgaris
  • Wire basket
  • Paper winding wire (BUCO)
  • String (Vivant)
  • Gift tag
  • OASIS® BLACK Junior Complete
  • Time 15 min · Height 38 cm · Diameter 28 cm

You can find the whole series in here BLOOM’s Praxis 105 July/August 2022

This is how it is done

Step 1

First, weave olive branches into the top of the basket.

Step 2

If necessary, fix individual branches and the ends with paper winding wire.

Step 3

Insert the watered foam and plastic bowl into the basket and decorate with florals. Finally, by means of string insert the gift tag.

Products used in this creation

OASIS® BLACK Junior Complet

Small stick foam pad for floral small things with great effect