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Make Your Own DIY Wedding Centerpieces with Water Beads

Posted by on Apr 29, 2012 in Centerpieces, Portfolio, Tips and Info, Videos |

Make Your Own DIY Wedding Centerpieces with Water Beads

Elegant and interesting wedding centerpieces don’t have to cost you a fortune.  I’ve made several in the past couple weeks that have turned out great and cost less than $15 to make.  Watch my video below for some great DIY wedding...

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Princess Party Ideas using Water Beads

Posted by on Feb 20, 2012 in Uncategorized |

Princess Party Ideas using Water Beads

Looking for a great idea for your daughter’s princess party?  Check this simple to make princess vase and napkins. It’s a simple design using large, red water beads. Although they are advertised as red, the water beads normally turn out in a dark pinkish color. To make them a lighter pink color, you can combine the red water beads with white or clear water beads which will lighten up the color. Let me know if you have other princess party ideas!  ...

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Easy to Make Christmas Centerpiece using Water Beads

Posted by on Dec 20, 2011 in Centerpieces |

Easy to Make Christmas Centerpiece using Water Beads

Christmas is a great time to make your home look festive especially with Suzie the cat helping.  Water beads are a simple way to add color to your floral arrangements. Red, green and white are the colors I most frequently use for the Christmas holidays, but using a blue with silver or white flowers is very elegant. Water beads are used as a vase filler to hide or cover the stems of your flowers plus add color. Use them with fresh or artificial flowers. See my post on what are water beads to...

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Wedding Centerpiece Using Water Beads

Posted by on Dec 18, 2011 in Centerpieces |

Wedding Centerpiece Using Water Beads

What’s Impressing Suzie so Much? How about a new Wedding Centerpiece using Water Beads! Using a long vase can make a real difference as you can see in the wedding centerpiece using water beads.  The large wedding centerpiece uses a 24-inch vase with alot of white water beads.  Topped off with white artificial flowers and a few smaller vases or containers filled with water beads, you can create a simple design suitable for the most elegant wedding or engagement....

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Tropical Wedding Centerpiece on a Budget

Posted by on Sep 10, 2011 in Centerpieces |

Tropical Wedding Centerpiece on a Budget

Have a destination wedding at home or just a fun luau and keep it on a budget. This tropical centerpiece uses water beads (water gel crystals) for the vase filler in lovely brilliant colors that coordinate with the flowers. Fresh flowers are elegant and lovely, but artificial flowers will add lots of color to your festive event and saves money. Once you pick out your flowers, select the colors you want to use as your vase filler. The water beads need to be soaked in water. Soaking overnight is...

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Simple Elegance with a Floating Candle Centerpiece

Posted by on Sep 5, 2011 in Centerpieces, Portfolio |

Simple Elegance with a Floating Candle Centerpiece

Simple elegance using Flower Floating Candles and clear water beads will enhance your table. This floating candle centerpiece will add to a romantic dinner table or a wedding event. In this design, I used a lovely bowl that has been in the family, clear water beads and 3 floating flower candles. If you do not have your own vase simple shallow bowls can be ordered through Amazon.com. If you are decorating for a large event  vases are available at reasonable prices and in...

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Floating Daisies on Water Beads

Posted by on Aug 7, 2011 in Centerpieces, Portfolio |

Floating Daisies on Water Beads

Today, I’ve been working on another great design that look wonderful in my kitchen.  Using a small amount of water beads and a large bowl, simply place a 7-9 well-placed daisy flowers on top.  You can use fresh cut flowers from the garden or buy the artificial flowers from Michaels or other craft store....

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Decorations on a Budget using Water Beads Gel

Posted by on Jul 30, 2011 in Tips and Info |

Decorations on a Budget using Water Beads Gel

On a budget and want to create some great centerpieces and decorations using water beads gel? Here are some quick tips you can use to save time and money! Vases The prices start as low as one dollar at the Dollar Store. Check out other discount stores, thrift stores and craft stores. Keep an eye out for various sizes and shapes that can be combined in an attractive arrangement. Flowers Fresh or artificial?  Plan around your budget.  If you are using flowers with your water beads vase, then you...

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