Make a Floating Garden Centerpiece

Create a tranquil garden centerpiece with brilliant flowers and a candle.

make a floating centerpiece using candles and flowers

You'll need:
6 mums, or any fresh flowers
A glass chip-and-dip bowl
1 pillar candle
Pinecone florets (available at craft stores)
Dried star anise

1. Trim the stems off the flowers.

2. Fill the bowl with water until it's two-thirds full.

3. Place the candle in the center where the dip usually goes; surround it with flowers. Add pinecone florets and star anise at random throughout.