DIY Basket Centrepiece as seen on Ireland AM

DIY Basket Centerpiece as seen on Ireland AM 

Its been a busy week and super busy morning here. I’m only back in the door from filming a short segment on TV3’s Ireland AM show for their wedding week.

On the show I demo’d a number of easy and cost effective ideas that you can DIY for your wedding. Because we whirled through the ideas on the show, I’ve filmed each idea for you separately so you can see if step by step. In the below video I share with you the DIY Basket Centerpiece.

Materials required 

Basket/ decorative  box or Base

Plastic lining (if the Base is not solid)

2-3 glass candle holders

2-3 candles








Basic  steps

  1. Cut your oasis to size to fit your base.
  2. Soak your oasis in the bucket of water.
  3. Line your basket/ Base with plastic liner if required.
  4. Put your oasis into the base.
  5. Place your candles inside your candle holders and place them in the centre of the base.
  6. Trim and cut your flowers to size.
  7. Arrange your flowers  into the Oasis.
  8. Finish the base with a decorative

Time to make 20 – 30 minutes {including flower prep}

Cost from €25 – €30 per centerpiece {depending on the flowers and bases you choose}


If you do have any questions leave them in the comments below or on our YouTube Channel and Ill get back to you as soon as I can 🙂

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