More "Drowning" Orchids…

Orchid Trial #2
*Sigh* OK. I promise this is THEE last submerged orchid trial I am going to do. Even I am getting sick of this. But I created this with my dying dendros fiance got me for Valentines day and thought I’d share because I think its pretty for those looking for a super cheap centerpiece. This took like 5 minutes to throw together.
I apologize for the kitchen appliances and liquor in the background in advance!

What it Took:
5 glass cubes from DollarTree- $5
1 glass cylinder from Michaels-$3
3 stems of dendrobium orchids-$6 (approximately)
Large floating candle: $2
1 pack of small floating candles from DollarTree-$1
Grand Total=$17.00


February 18, 2008. centerpiece, real photos.


  1. BriannaNichole replied:

    Love the way the trial turned out. The sunken orchid look is so pretty.

  2. Kelsey replied:

    I just wanted to thank you – while I am not planning a wedding, I am planning a uber swanky law school graduation party for myself with a SMALL budget. The sunken centerpieces are such a great idea and look amazing!! Thanks for all the links they were SO helpful! And congrats on the wedding!

  3. Roadtrip! « MY CLEVELAND WEDDING replied:

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