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Need Ideas for crafts to do with dried lavender- I have a lavender bush outside

that has a lot of dried blooms that I don't want to throw away - I already made a dried wreath, what else could I do with them?

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merryheart

Asked by merryheart at 12:16 PM on Jul. 11, 2010 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • Make sachets.
    michiganmom116

    Answer by michiganmom116 at 12:18 PM on Jul. 11, 2010

  • To be honest, I cook with it, I have a great recipe for "lavender pear in port sauce" it's actually pretty good.
    heratyc

    Answer by heratyc at 12:28 PM on Jul. 11, 2010

  • How about soaps or lavendar infused oil?

    Heratyc- could you send me your recipe?
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 12:33 PM on Jul. 11, 2010

  • Potpourri. I can't grow any to save me for anything. Each time we try it dies or dies in the brutal winters we get here! I'd love some! I like it for the prevention treatment and smells to ease my Migraines. I've had for 31 years. I've heard you can make tea with it! Once I went to a Garden Show and they had some! It was okay. But I'm sorry I don't have a recipe. But I'd even hang it and dry and and let that beautiful smell refresh my house! Good Luck!
    Angellinda

    Answer by Angellinda at 3:02 PM on Jul. 11, 2010

  • I would make lavendar essential oil
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 5:42 PM on Jul. 11, 2010

  • I love to use it in soaps!
    DarkFaery131

    Answer by DarkFaery131 at 1:26 AM on Jul. 12, 2010

  • GentleMam

    Answer by GentleMam at 4:17 PM on Jul. 15, 2010

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