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How to make a Modern Garden Centerpiece

We partnered with The Budget Savvy Bride to create this beautiful, but budget-friendly, Modern Garden Centerpiece! This gorgeous centerpiece can be recreated using Peach Ghobi Roses, White Carnations, Chablis Spray Roses and Seeded Eucalyptus!


How many flowers do I need to make this Modern Garden?

  1. 5 Stems of Ghobi Roses
  2. 12 Stems of white Carnations
  3. 4 Stems of Chablis Spray Roses
  4. 4 Stems of Seeded Eucalyptus

What floral supplies do I need to make this centerpiece?

  1. 1 Block of Oasis Floral Foam, cut to fit your vase or container
  2. Floral shears for trimming your flowers and greens

How do I make a Modern Garden Centerpiece?

  1. Prepare your floral foam and centerpiece.
  2. Soak your floral foam until it is completely saturated, then place firmly into your container.
  3. Clean and trim the flowers and greens.
  4. Remove all lower leaves from flower stems. Remove outer “guard petals” and thorns from roses. Trim stem lengths, varying in length.
  5. Place your focal flowers, like roses, firmly in the floral foam.
  6. Add carnation flowers, distributing throughout the foam to build the shape and add texture to your arrangement.
  7. Add the spray rose throughout the arrangement for visual interest.

Here are some other helpful hints for making your own DIY wedding flowers!

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