Wire Stems

Supplies:

24 gauge wrapped floral wire, needle nose pliers

1. Place the tip of the wire in the nose of the pliers. 2. Wrap the wire over the top of the pliers to the right.

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3. Wrap the wire under the pliers bringing it back to the left. 4. You will now have a loop in the tip of the wire. Adjust the size of the loop to fit the center of the flower, making it larger than the center hole, but small enough that it doesn’t alter the shape of the flower. 5. Place side the Bend the straight the wire loop innose of the pliers. remaining wire stem down.

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6. When bent, the stem will have a flat top with a straight base, similar to a nail.

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