Dried Flower Designs to Make

Whether you’re new to crafting or have enjoyed being creative for years, there are some lovely designs you can make using dried flowers. Here, we share five things to make with dried flowers that you can try regardless of your experience.     Design a dried flower arrangement Designing an arrangement using dried flowers is…

How to Dry Fresh Hops

Whether you’re drying a decorative hop garland or drying hops to brew beer, there are tips to consider to ensure that your hops can be used for their chosen purpose once dried. Read on to find out how to dry fresh hops at home. Drying fresh hops for decoration If you’ve bought a fresh hop…

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How to Clean Dried Flowers

Like most home décor items, dried flowers can get dusty over time. Cleaning your dried blooms is an easy task and will help to maintain them. Here, we share tips on how to clean dried flowers so they continue looking great in your home. How often should I clean my dried flowers? As with other…

How to Display Dried Flowers

Dried flowers offer a charming way to decorate your home, and last a lot longer than their fresh counterparts when cared for correctly. Here, we provide tips on how to display dried flowers so that they stay looking great for as long as possible. Keep your dried flowers indoors Display your dried flowers and dried…

How to Store Dry Flowers

If you have dried flowers that you need to store, either before or after use, it’s important that these are stored correctly to ensure they stay looking their best. Here, we share how to store dried flowers in a way that protects and preserves them.   Why store dried flowers? Like fresh flowers, dried flowers…

A Guide to Growing Hops

Whether you’re a keen gardener or looking for a new hobby, growing hops is a rewarding activity that will result in gorgeous garlands which can be used for decoration, brewing beer, and much more! The thought of growing hops might be a little daunting, but this diverse plant has been grown for centuries by people…