(Closed) DIY Pomander Centerpiece? Opinions?

posted 6 years ago in Flowers
Post # 3
390 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

I think it’s beautiful good job!

Post # 4
853 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

Sorry, I think the curlycues sticking out from the top are awful. I would recommend adding more crystals of varying lengths at the bottom – it looks a little naked.

Post # 5
20 posts

I like it. I’m planning to use pomander balls as my centerpieces too. If u don’t mind me asking, what size ball did u use? & how many flowers did the ball need?

Post # 6
1529 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2013

I think the look great, the only thing that i might change is to cut down the stems on the curly peices, so that they dont seem so”leggy”. you did a great job. 

Post # 7
6215 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2013 - The Liberty House

I agree with taking out the curlicues at the top and adding more crystals at the bottom- maybe mix some clear in with the purple?

Post # 9
3314 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I agree with cutting down the curly-cues but I like them!  I think it looks really pretty!

Post # 11
1747 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I love the look with more crystals and without the curly cues. 

Post # 12
902 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I think its a very cute piece…


I think the little curly things are abit too tall, maybe doing them a bit shorter?

Also, maybe add alittle to the bottom so its not so bare?


Post # 13
253 posts
Helper bee

My honest opinion, I think they need a lil something extra too dark lacking something I dont know.. def agree with the curly things on top coming off

Post # 14
2192 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I agree with PP that the curlies need to go.  Maybe try bumping the ball size up to an 8 inch to give the ball more drama.  The crystals would look nice if you added a different shape crystal, 3-4, leading down to the big crystal.  What are they hanging from?

And nice job!  I know that it is hard to put your own centerpiece together and get the exact look you want.  Trial and error.  Trial and error. 🙂

Post # 15
4803 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Personally I don’t really like the curly things sticking out the top.  I think your pomander and stand looks very classy and well done, but the curly sticks looks like a child’s art project a bit.  I would maybe remove those and add a few more of the hanging drops, maybe in a clear crystal or silver colour? 

ETA: Sorry I just read that you are not willing to get rid of the curly cues, in that case I would definitely make them much shorter.

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