Silk Hydrangeas Stems

On June 8, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

There are many many sites selling silk hydrangeas on the web, many in the form of wreaths, and other artificial flower arrangements. Silk hydrangeas are very popular flowers, where do you go to buy them if you want to create your own floral arrangements or wreaths, or your own wedding bouquet or centerpieces? Where do […]

Silk Hydrangea Wedding Bouquets

On March 30, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Hydrangeas make fantastic wedding bouquets; their large showy heads mean you only need a couple of flowers, and of course they come in a wide range of colors. Perhaps best of all there are many hydrangeas with a very subtle coloration, cream or white with hints of blue, lilac, pink or green which help the […]

Arrangements and Projects

On March 29, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Hydrangeas – A site about Unusual Flower Arrangements which features silk hydrangeas. Silk hydrangeas and chicken waterer – Site showing the rustic approach – hydgrangeas in a metal pail. You can get metal paint cans etc. quite cheaply from a local DIY store such as home depot or Lowes. How to mix the various types […]

Centerpieces made from Silk Hydrangeas: Our Guide to the Best of the Web.

On February 25, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

A floral centerpiece made from your favorite silk hydrangeas (or even the real thing if you’re lucky enough to have them in your garden) is the finishing touch that can bring your room to life. By adding a centerpiece made from artificial hydrangeas to your dining table you’re bringing beauty to the whole room, but […]

Silk Hydrangeas: 21 Reasons to Use Them

On February 25, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Silk hydrangeas have come a long way. Not that long ago they were viewed as cheap and nasty, not something anyone of taste would have had in their home. But all that has changed. The new artificial flower is a far cry from the plastic blooms of yore; today’s silk hydrangeas are made of silk, […]

Hydrangeas for the 4th Anniversary. What about the Others?

On February 16, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Hydrangeas, silk or otherwise are the symbol of the 4th Wedding Anniversary. They are also traditional gifts on Mother’s Day in many parts of Europe. Meaning ~ Either Boastfulness and Vanity or Sincerely heartfelt. Hydrangea is derived from the Greek ‘hydor’ meaning water and ‘angos’ meaning water barrel. This refers to the plants’ need for […]

Learning to Work With Silk Flowers

On February 11, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Even experienced florists need to learn the best ways to handle silk flowers. Although you don’t need to prepare them as you do ‘real’ flowers, it is important to know how best to cut the stems, how to keep them clean, how to work with the various fixatives, ahat best to arrange them in, and […]

Silk Hydrangea Centerpieces For Dinner Parties

On February 11, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

When I lived in England, I had a couple of wonderful hydrangea bushes in my garden, so all through the summer it was really easy to create a centerpiece from real flowers. Now I live in Florida, my garden has possibilities – that is to say that so far there’s very little in it other […]

Decorating with Pink Hydrangeas

On February 10, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Why does decorating time always come round when I am not expecting it?  Am I the only one this happens to? All through the holidays our guest room has been taken over by 6’ 2” footballers and looked more like a locker room than a guest room by the time they had gone. Seriously though, […]

Silk Hydrangeas and How to Color Them

On February 8, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

Real hydrangeas can be colored by changing the acidity of the soil. My grandmother did this on a regular basis, and as she greew hers in pots, it meant we could have both pink and blue hydrangeas and in the same garden. Silk hydrangeas can also be colored using colored markers, chalk, spray paint, etc.  […]

Silk Hydrangeas Decorate a Pillow

On February 7, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

As a big fan of silk hydrangeas, hence the site, it is my duty to point out all opportunities to fill our homes with more and more Here’s an idea I found today on ehow. Why stick with hydrangeas in pots, or vases? The idea is to reuse a throw pillow, one that might be […]

How To Arrange Silk Hydrangeas

On February 7, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

With their large, showy blooms, hydrangeas make it easy to create large floral displays. A single bloom in a vase makes a statement, many blooms together can make a large tablecenter with relative ease. When it comes to silk flowers, these need to be used carefully as one wrong snip can be expensive. One book […]

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On February 6, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

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On February 6, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

If you have any questions regarding the content in this website, about the products that are mentioned, or just any questions at all don’t hesitate to contact me at the following address. I’d also love to hear any feedback on the site if you’ve found it helpful or have some ideas about how I can […]

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On February 6, 2011, in Hydrangeas, by lesley

silkhydrangeas.org  is dedicated to providing quality information on the subject of hydrangeas and in particular, on wholesale silk hydrangea stems and artificial hydrangea arrangements. Here you will find helpful reviews, informative information and tips and much more. This site is in the format of a ‘weblog’ so that each time I post new information, it […]