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Creations out of the meadow

Dandelion garland DIYI love spending time in nature! Last weekend Joni took me to a lovely meadow in Cranfield and I could not help myself, but make some flower garlands. From my childhood I have learned to make dandelion head garland wreaths, but I suppose you can apply the same technique to any other flowers.  Dandelion garland DIYThis is how you could make your dandelion garland: 1. place a dandelion on the garland end (start the garland by placing the dandelion on the other dandelion and following the same steps). 2-3. wrap the stalk of the dandelion backwards around the garland. 4. join the leftover dandelion stalk with the rest of the garland.

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Joni had another technique for flower garland making, which looked more like a chain.

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He made a hole in each daisy stalk and pulled another daisy stalk though it.

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Enjoy the outdoors ;-)

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