Pussy-willow Basket

Garden Crafts, Home Accessories

Elegant Easter Decoration that sooths, not shouts. Beautiful, and easy to make. Learn how.

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Quick 1, 2, 3 Instructions

1.  For the vase:

  • The center of this basket is a glass or ceramic flower pot.
  • Cover the outside of the pot with moss and secure with florist wire.
  • Working in the round, line up the pussy willow branches with the sides of the pot.
  • Tuck in extra moss to cover gaps.
  • Clip off pussy willow branches along the top and bottom of the pot.

Place on saucer with water.

2. How to Make the arch

  • Twist a few branches together
  • Secure on the inside of your vase.

3.  Place your flowers in vase.

I love the combination of the  orange-red flowers with the browns in the willow basket Off-white table setting is a perfect match!  Use as Easter brunch centerpiece or let it be beautiful any day.

Photo credit: Marthastewart.com

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