If the flower decoration has a handicap, it is undoubtedly how fast they dry. But maybe after seeing these ideas to decorate and take advantage of dried flowers, that disadvantage becomes a mine of material to create decorative corners of the most stylized, like these that we are going to see, made with dried flowers.
If you have been given or bought a bouquet of roses, and they have dried or are beginning to dry, do not throw them away. Turn them upside down to finish drying them so that they last for weeks. But not anywhere, but on a wall. Like this one we see, where adding a garland of lights and roses upside down created a most stylized and visual corner.
Nowadays it is very popular to decorate with herbariums, botanical plates and other elements of a vegetable nature. Another idea to take advantage of the dried flowers in the vase is to create your own herbariums to decorate the walls, creating spaces as beautiful as the one we see above these lines.
There are several ways to dry flowers that we can use to easily create our own herbaria.
Dried flowers of all kinds. Reeds, eucalyptus, bridal cloud … All of them make up 5 different dry bouquets with which to decorate the mantelpiece, giving it a charming touch.
A basket or basket full of dried flower bouquets hung in the entrance hall, along with a couple more matching items. Do not tell me that it is not a great idea to decorate your front door, without resorting to large sums of money on expensive decorative objects.
Flower pendant lamps or chandeliers are widely used to decorate weddings and other events. This habit has also permeated interior decoration. The flowers are hung upside down in a hoop or frame, which in turn hangs from the ceiling. They can be enjoyed fresh, and when they start to dry, which will happen before, the flowers are still used, with a more bohemian aesthetic.
This other element is very simple to make and the decorative power it has is tremendous. Flowers are hung upside down on a straight support that in turn is installed on the wall, using some thread or string. It does not require much more explanation, the image speaks for itself.
Another element is also reused in this idea: glass bottles. You don’t need to buy any special vases or glasses to create a corner with a lot of charm, just recycled glass bottles and dried flower strands.
Not only do small flowers, such as roses, geraniums and others, also serve large ones, taking advantage of their long stem to put them in vases on the ground.
Another way to decorate the wall using flowers. For this idea a kind of pendant is made with glass jars tied to a rustic string, and the different flowers are put in them. Simple and effective.
And to finish this beautiful collection of ideas to decorate and take advantage of flowers, we can also hang them upside down so that they finish drying, on the door knobs. In some that we do not use much so as not to touch the bouquet very much every day, creating a small visual whim at the door.
If you no longer knew what to do with dried flowers or when they were drying, I imagine that these ideas will have helped you to know how to take advantage of them. What do you do with the dried flowers anyway? How do you take advantage of them?
And while these ideas are invaluable for taking advantage of flowers longer, we can also make them look fresher, with these 10 tricks to make fresh flowers last longer.