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DIY Project… Created by Vintage Events

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Create your own flower ice bowl…

Karon from Vintage Events kindly sent over this stunning, colourful DIY Project… perfect for outdoor sunny events and gatherings…

What you need:

Assorted herbs and edible flowers

Ice cubes

Wooden skewer

Two freezer proof bowls that fit inside each other (with a least a 2 inch gap around the smaller one)

Plastic bag

Cooking beans/rice

This is great centre piece for all your events and now is the perfect time to grab all those gorgeous petals from the garden and get creative. I promise this is really easy!

First ensure all the edible herbs/flowers are washed and patted dry. Let the foliage air dry.

You can choose any petals, but I suggest:

Flowers:Β violas/ roses/ marigolds/ lavender/ geraniums/ nasturtiums/ pansies

Herbs: parsley/thyme/mint/ rosemary

Clashing colours are always great and will attract attention so just go for it and don’t be afraid to be whacky!

First take the smaller bowl and fill the plastic bag with your beans/rice and seal. Pop the bag into the smaller bag so it acts as a weight.

Put some ice cubes in the bottom of the larger bowl and arrange some herbs/flowers on top of them (steps 2/3), then sit the smaller weighted bowl on top.

Fill the sides between the bowls with the rest of your petals/herbs. Then pour ice cold water to