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How to Make a Wedding Bouquet with Handmade Fabric Flowers and Feather Flowers Tutorial

Can't find your favorite colors and flowers for your dream wedding bouquet?  Why not make your own hand made flower bouquet?  That's one less worry from your bridal bucket list and you get to give a special touch on your wedding! 

This tutorial is about how to assemble a Rustic Wedding Bridal Bouquet using the Feather and Fabric Flowers from one of my instant download tutorials here at Jewel Box Ballerina.  This will help you add some personal touch to your bouquet.  This is also a fun activity to do with your bridal entourage on your shower.

 

Materials

2 Fluffy Focal Flowers, Berry Stem

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40 Filler Flowers (20 for each color)

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12 Bent Feather Stems

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Floral Tape, Hot Glue, Ribbon, and a Fabric Strip

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Step 1

Position your 2 focal flowers back to back each other, and then twist the stems together.

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Step 2

Attach the Berry Branch at the middle of the two focal flowers. Combine by twisting the stems together.

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Step 3

Wrap the combined flowers and berries with the floral tape.

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Step 4

Group together (at least 3-5 ) filler flowers of each color to form 8 bunches.

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Twist together the stems on each bunch.

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Step 5

Wrap each bunch with the floral tape.

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Step 6

Get the bunches of one color, and then divide it into two groups. Attach each group on top in the middle of the two focal flowers, and then twist the stems to combine.

 

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Step 7

Wrap the bouquet handle with a floral tape to secure the combined stems.

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Step 8

Get the bunches of the other color of the filler flowers, and then divide it into two groups.  Attach each group below the first layer of filler flowers, and then twist the stems to combine.

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Step 9

Wrap the bouquet handle with a floral tape to secure the combined stems.

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Step 10

Attach your bent feather stems around the base of the flowers, and then twist the stems to combine.

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Step 11

Wrap the bouquet handle with a floral tape to secure the combined stems.

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Step 12

Glue both sides of the tip of the bouquet handle, and then attach a ribbon to cover the tip.

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Step 13

Add some glue in the middle of the ribbon, and then attach another ribbon.

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Step 14

Start wrapping the bouquet handle with the ribbon.  While wrapping the bouquet handle with a ribbon, keep on adding glue around the bouquet handle.

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Step 15

Trim the ribbon when it reaches the base of the bouquet.  Get another ribbon, and then attach it with a hot glue at the base of the bouquet.

 

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Step 16

Tie a knot to secure

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Step 17

Get your strip of fabric, and then cut it into 6-8 strips.

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Step 18

Add some hot glue at the edge of each fabric strip, and then join both ends of the strip.

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Step 19

While the hot glue is still sticky, pinch the edge with your fingers to form a single bow loop.(Let the glue cool a little first or it might burn your fingers.).

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Step 20

Attach each end of the fabric strip bow  around the bouquet base with hot glue.

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Step 21

Appply some hot glue around the base of the fabric strip bows, and then wrap the ribbon around to cover the bow tips.

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Step 22

Knot the ribbon twice to secure.

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Step 23

You can form the berry branch to adjust its height.

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Now you have a pretty rustic feather flower bouquet!


Fabric and Feather Flowers used in this tutorial:

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How to Make a Feather Peony Tutorial | $9.00

Click here to get your tutorial

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How to Make Filler Flowers for Rustic Wedding Bouquets | $11.00

Click here to get your tutorial

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Feather Flower Peony and Filler Flowers Rustic Wedding Bouquet Tutorial Bundle | $20.00

Click here to get your tutorial



You can also try using other fabric flowers to make this rustic bouquet:

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How to Make a Hand Pressed Millinery Rose Fabric Flower  | $8.95

Click here to get your tutorial

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How to Make a Hand Pressed Ranunculus Fabric Flower $11.00

Click here to get your tutorial

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Mayumi Rose No Sew Fabric Flower Tutorial | $7.50

Click here to get your tutorial

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How to Make a Layered Cabbage Rose Fabric Flower Tutorial | $8.50

Click here to get your tutorial

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How to Make a Knotted Chrysanthemum Fabric Ribbon Flower Tutorial | $8.50

Click here to get your tutorial


 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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