8 unique DIYs you can make with artificial flowers

You may already use them for wreaths, party decor, and garlands. But did you know there are multiple ways to use artificial flowers to create pretty and unique crafts?
These affordable and colorful supplies come in many varieties, sizes, and types, making them even more flexible to use in many ways. And you don't have to put together elaborate DIYs to achieve maximum effect. If you love the look of flowers and want to enjoy them for more than a few days at a time, these are the DIYs for you!
1. Lighted garland (h/t The Craft Patch)
Combine two beautiful things, soft lighting and silk flowers, to make one absolutely stunning DIY. These would work well for so many occasions and look simply beautiful.
2. Floral frame (h/t DIY Candy)
Make a cool and unusual frame with a wire hanger and artificial flowers. This piece really stands out, and will enhance whatever images you put inside!
3. Napkin rings (h/t Country Living)
Perfect for a springtime table, floral napkin rings liven up any meal. Use colorful flowers to break up the monotony of your place settings, or create them for a special occasion, such as a wedding.
4. Garland backdrop (h/t Joann)
Make a beautiful backdrop/wall hanging with artificial roses. This is cute as a photography background, or it's pretty hanging above your bed or anywhere in your home you want to draw attention.
5. Floral letters (h/t Design Dazzle)
A shabby chic version of the popular letters trend is here. This flowery letter display would be so cute in a child's room.
6. Flower box centerpiece (h/t Dwelling In Happiness)
Add silk flowers to a peg board to craft a really cool, attention-grabbing centerpiece for your dining room table or a special occasion decoration.
7. Magnets (h/t Kalysha Clark)
Probably the easiest DIY around but definitely one of the most fun, using oversized artificial flowers for magnets adds bright color and texture to your refrigerator.
8. Flower container (h/t The Magnolia Housewife)
Use plaster of Paris to make a really cool-looking container with an artificial flower on top. Use containers of several sizes to make an impact.
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