Whether you’re walking down the aisle or catching a show at Coachella, a flower crown has become the ultimate DIY accessory. Introducing Flower Crowns, the first book of its kind detailing the steps to create gorgeous crowns of your own. With easy-to-follow instructions, full-color photos, and tips for choosing flowers by season and color, this book will help you give any outfit that extra je ne sais quoi.
The Midsummer Fresh Flower Crown is perfect for any outdoor dinner party. The La Dolce Vita Faux Flower Clip is a stunning accessory for date night. And the Garden Rose Romantic Fresh Flower Crown will make any bride feel like a million bucks.
In this book, author and flower-crown-connoisseur Christy Meisner Doramus shares all her secrets and tips to make these stunning creations. “Nothing compares to the feeling of wearing flowers in my hair,” she says. “Whether it be an intricate flower crown or a simple wildflower tucked behind my ear, it imparts a feeling of instant joy. In this book, I have shared some of my favorite floral hair accessory projects with you, using both fresh and faux flowers. From whimsical fresh flower crowns to easy faux flower hair clips, these DIY projects are fun to enjoy yourself or share with friends!”
About the Author Christy Meisner Doramus is a New York–based flower hair accessory designer with Southern roots. While growing up in Louisiana, she and her mother designed dresses and accessories together, an interest that has been a major part of her life. Christy attended the Art Institute of California in San Francisco. There, she studied fashion marketing and management and went on to become a beauty publicist in Manhattan. Christy’s love for design, creativity, and fresh flowers led her to begin CrownsbyChristy.com, her own custom flower crown company. She currently lives in Manhattan with her husband, Luke, who receives most of the photography credits for this book. Her floral headpieces have become a huge hit with celebs and socialites, including Amanda Seyfried, Drew Barrymore, Olivia Palermo, Nicky Hilton, and more.
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33 thoughts on “DIY Coachella Flower Crown + Giveaway”
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Obsessed with flower crowns, always wanted to make my own. Great post!
I’d give a flower crown to our granddaughter to wear as she plays.
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my 3rd Daughter will get married someday; I will wear it then
I’d love to make one for my daughter for her first birthday!
I would love to have one of these for the Spring!
My grandson First Comunion
Reminds me of when I used to work in my mother’s flower shop
My daughter is getting married in November may make some for the bridal party!!
I would wear one to a tea party with my daughter!
To my friend’s wedding.
To a local festival!!
Beautiful and perfect for my daughter’s wedding!
As soon as I saw this I thought here’s a solution to this spring & summer’s proms, graduations, parties, weddings etc…hair styling! I can just picture my daughter’s hair with a crown of flowers like this for her sweet 16 party!
I love natural crowns. Nice giveaway
Crown me ***
How beautiful these are. I’d love the book.
This is so Adorable
Super cute 🙂
Would be great for a wedding.
Reminds me of Hawaii….
To the beach
to the beach, shopping, anywhere. I love florals
Out to the park!
I’m going to let my granddaughter wear it to prom.
I’d give it to my daughter. She loves crowns.
I would give this to my daughter to wear to a party.
I would totally rock it out if I were to wear it but I think my grand daughter would absolutely love it way more so I would give it to her.
Various community events around the city!