How to Make a Boutonniere

Ever wanted to make your own boutonniere?  Here's how!

How to Make a Boutonniere

1. Collect the Materials

Your choice of flowers & greenery (or baby's breath)
Florist's tape
Thin wire
Ribbon for decoration

2. Remove any unwanted or malformed petals

3. Clip the stems to the required length

4. Wire the stem by poking the wire into the base of the flower

5. Add a tiny bit of water soaked cotton wool to the base of the flower - this will keep it watered.

6. Wrap the stem securely with florist's tape

7. Add greenery to dress it

8. Wrap the dressing onto the stem

9. Add a florists pin and you're done!


Contact Fabulous Flowers to find out what glorious seasonal flowers are available for your boutonniere.