Sick and tired of those fake blooms sitting around your house? Hoping to make a floral centrepiece for your next party without breaking the bank? You’re in luck: we found 20 fresh ideas that give faux flowers new life, just in time for spring.
By Rebecca Burstein
Flower Napkin Rings
All you need are silk flowers, shower curtain rings, ribbon and a hot glue gun to create these fun flower napkin rings for your next soirée.
Greet guests with a spring-ready wreath filled with bright (fake) tulips, or the florals of your choice.
Floral Ice Cubes
Your ice bucket will never look the same thanks to these ice cubes that show off beautiful fake florals.
Floral Wall Art
Wondering what to do with those old fake blooms? Spray paint them and encase them in a shadow box frame.
Floral Garland for the Nursery
You don’t need a thousand flowers to make a gorgeous floral garland, as this nursery’s wall decor quickly proves.
Flower Balloon Bouquet
Birthday party in your backyard? Attach faux flowers to the edge of balloons-we bet no one will know they’re fake.
DIY Floral Monogram
Whether you craft your initials or just an inspiring word, a blooming faux flower letter will be a hit in any room of your home.
DIY Flower Chandelier
All eyes will be on this chandelier if you make it for your next celebration.
Lamp Shade Revamped
Faux flowers are the perfect way to revamp your little gal’s bedside table lamp.
There’s wall art, and then there’s wall art. And we think a map (or any shape, for that matter) decked out in faux flowers looks impossibly chic.
Bring the beauty of spring into your home no matter the weather by creating a gorgeous cloche centrepiece.
Add a touch of whimsy to your vanity. Just spray paint fake flowers whatever shade your heart (and your room’s colour scheme) desires!
Bring the romance back into your bedroom with a fun, floral design draped over your headboard.
Flower Tea Poms
This super simple add-on is sure to give your tea a playful pop of fun. File this away for Mother’s Day!
DIY Floral Anterls
Organic-looking faux petals and greenery is a great way to ensure your deer decor looks different from anyone else’s.
Combine two great party hits (photo booths and floral backdrops) and whip up a fake floral frame before your next bash. Guests will be snapping pics in front of it in no time.
Floral-Filled Perfume Bottle
Empty perfume bottle on your vanity? Don’t get rid of it; fill it up with fake flowers and keep it on display.
Submerged Floral Centrepiece
A quick and easy way to make fake flowers look far from boring.
Jar of Flowers
If you hate the look of fake flowers collecting dust in a corner vase, give them new life by putting them in a pretty jar instead.
Whether for a little girl’s birthday party or a bridal shower, flower crowns are so much fun to make. Unfortunately, they don’t last long! Using faux blooms changes that.