Rit Products Used
You'll Also Need
14” Straw Wreath
Rit Liquid Dye – 1 bottle of each: Cherry Red/ Fuchsia/Petal Pink/Scarlet/Wine
White Paper Flowers (#529567) by Prima Marketing
Large Dark Red Bow
Measuring Cup & Measuring Spoons
Spoon for stirring dye
5 Small Plastic Containers (1-cup size)
1 Box Extra-Long Pearlized Pins
Plastic Table Cover
Step By Step
Prepare 5 separate containers of dye using Petal Pink, Fuchsia, Scarlet, Cherry Red and Wine. Wearing latex gloves, measure and mix 2 teaspoons dye with ½ cup very hot water (140º F); stir. Note: If water is not hot enough, heat water in the microwave or a tea kettle.
Layer 3 flower petals together and set aside
Pin flowers to straw wreath using pearlized pins. Overlap flowers and be sure to cover inside of wreath. Tip: Straw wreaths usually come covered in plastic wrap. Leave this plastic on the wreath. It makes the wreath less messy to handle.