Step-by-step: Cool Hellebore design

The Hellebore is a true winter favourite and a fresh beauty to work with. Pim van den Akker shares an idea to present the ‘Verboom Beauty’ in an exciting way. Step-by-step: how to create a cool Hellebore design:

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MATERIALS
A ‘Verboom Beauty’, a simple plastic container, bicycle inner tube, decorative pins and black raindrop ornaments

HOW TO MAKE
Keep tools like knives, scissors and a hot glue gun within reach.

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Step 1:
Cut the inner tube into strips and glue these with hot glue onto the container. Make sure the strips overlap slightly and stick out a bit.

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Step 2:
Place in the ‘Verboom Beauty’ and fold in the pieces of inner tube. Secure them with some decorative pins.

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Step 3:
Tie thinner strips of inner tube around the container. It provides extra security for the glued pieces and it’s another decorative element in the design.

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Step 4: Clamp in the black raindrop ornaments and you are done!

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A cool and sophisticated design that you can keep indoors or outdoors. Powered by Kwekerij Verboom.