Boutonniere is a beautiful flower arrangement for men at weddings. It is inexpensive and quick to make perfect for those who want don’t want to spend much. You don’t have to be a florist to create this project which means anyone can do this. If you are ready, then read on for instructions.
What you need:
- E-6000 super glue
- Pin backs
- Jewelry pieces
- Ribbon (about 2 yards)
- Glue gun and glue sticks
- Fake or real flowers
Using wire cutters or scissors, cut about 4 inches below the flower. Cut also a big leaf.
Apply hot glue on the leaf and place it on the flower vertically.
Apply hot glue at the back of the flower and place the other end of the ribbon. Apply more hot glue all the way down the stem and wrap the ribbon. Once you reached the end of the stem, work your way up. Put glue to keep your ribbon secure. Cut the excess ribbon and tie both ends creating a knot.
Make a bow using loops. Once finished, tie a ribbon on the middle and tie a knot. Cut off the excess ribbon. Adhere it on the base of the flower.
Choose the jewelry pieces you like to add on the boutonniere. Use E-6000 to secure them in place. Also, glue the pin back behind the boutonniere.
And you are done! Remarkable DIY men’s boutonniere for a just a few dollars.