Tied Fabric Valentine Topiary

Materials

  • Dow STYROFOAM Brand Foam Cone, 12”
  • Crystal candlestick, 3” tall
  • Muslin fabric, 1/2 yd.
  • Assorted fabric, ribbon, lace, and organza scraps: pink, red, white

Tools

  • Straight pins
  • White craft glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler

Directions

STEP 1

  • Tear muslin into 1” strips. Wrap strips around foam cone until completely covered, pinning each end to secure.

STEP 2

  • Cut 2” muslin square; drape and pin over tip of cone.

STEP 3

  • Tear fabric scraps into 1-1/2” strips. Fold strips in half and tie around cone until completely covered. Strips can be wrapped several times around cone.

STEP 4

  • Wrap lace and ribbon around cone, tying or gluing in place.

STEP 5

  • Tear organza into 1-1/2” strips; tie around cone.

STEP 6

  • Place topiary on candlestick.
by Rebekah Meier for The Dow Chemical Co.
Tied Fabric Valentine Topiary
Tied Fabric Valentine Topiary