Long pine needles is perfect material for long-lasting Christmas decorations. The needles keep color and shape up to 4 weeks but do not forget to hydrate pine branches keeping them in warm water for a couple of hours before arranging.
Pine needle thistle is traditional Christmas decoration.
A thistle symbolizes hearts united together and has been used in different kinds of Christmas décor such us swags, Christmas tree ornaments, mantel décor.
First, wrap a bunch of needles with Cling glue. Then coumufliage the glue with burlap string. Finish with acorn cup. Using hot glue gun, attach a hanging loop to the acorn cup and then glue the cup over the thistle.
The acorn has been considered a symbol of good luck. An acorn painted gold symbolizes good luck for money.
Rustic long pine needles combined with velvety hyacinth flowers create natural looking elegant composition.
Airy needle décor is created on aluminum wire or wire armature. Simply hang needles threading them in and out through 2-3 wires. Leave the center of the armature for flowers. Place the mash over a tall vase and arrange flowers pocking through wire armature.
Spray needles with Leafshine to protect from getting dry.