Category Archives: Botanical Couture

Botanical Shoe Embellished with Orchids and Texture

Fallopia foliage covered the outside of this stiletto, while black begonia leaves were glued on the inside. A  few orchids as well as snippets of green blackberries, succulents, kangoroo paws, dill, sedum, penstemon seedpods and grass enhanced the rim of the shoe as well as the heel. You will learn to make your own fairy […]


These little blue or white bulb flowers – that multiply like mad in the garden – are such a delight during late winter and early spring. They perform well in a vase or foam and are a good choice for corsages, boutonniers or flower crowns. Joni Photo