Roses are Red

Looking for something unique for Valentine’s Day?

How about a do it yourself arrangement in a recycled bottle wall vase.


Craft Supplies


ketchup bottle vase
artificial flowers
wire cutters

Wiring the bottle1. Find the middle of the wire. Wrap the wire around the mouth of the vase.

Wire loop2. Make a loop in the wire.

wire wrap3. Continue wrapping the wire to secure the loop.

wire wrap backWire cutting4. Trim the ends of the wire.bottle mouth

Cutting the Ribbon5. Cut two to three feet of ribbon.

white tie

white ribbon6. Tie a bow around the mouth of the vase, covering up the wire.

white bow

trim7. Trim the ends of the ribbon.

Bottle vase

Red roses8. Separate the artificial flowers and put them in the vase.

A single roseroses for two

9. Enjoy.

Red Roses

About miriamtroxler

Miriam Troxler resides in Beaver, Pa, where she runs a private music studio. After graduation from Chatham University, she toured in Europe with the Continental Singers Orchestra as principal cellist. A long time member of Greenville Symphony Orchestra, she is also the founder and musical director of CelloBrationS. Miriam enjoys composing and arranging with several published pieces to date.
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