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Casa Quickie: Food Coloring for Your Flowers

If you add a few drops of food coloring to a vase of white flowers, their petals will change colors accordingly. It's a fun way to brighten up your Love Shack if you happen to have some pale blossoms around. Yes, I did first try this project as a kid, but the petals are certainly elegant enough for my very mature décor. Bad Fortune Cookie tried the experiment, and wound up with subtle yet successful results. To see her finished product,


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LadyAngel89 LadyAngel89 9 years
i remember dying carnations when i was little, you could even do two colors with them.
ElleJay ElleJay 9 years
wow, that's a good idea!
partysugar partysugar 9 years
Love this idea!
Arrr Arrr 9 years
I can't wait to try it... thanks :)
askmetostay askmetostay 9 years
we did this in elementary school!! and for valentine's day our obss brought white and hot pink daisies in....and there was a contentious debate about whether the pink ones were painted or dyed like this (they were obviously NOT grown pink) and no one believe me you could dye flowers like this!!!
DangitGirl DangitGirl 9 years
I bet that looks so stunning, a row of crisp white flowers in vibrant colored water.... gonna try it!
king's-queen king's-queen 9 years
Cool idea!
aimeeb aimeeb 9 years
We did this in the 4th grade. Ha.
enSue enSue 9 years
I've seen this done at my favorite local tea shop that, sadly, closed this past Summer. I've wanted to try this but never got around to doing it.
wickedcupofjoe wickedcupofjoe 9 years
Ooh - gonna try this with the kiddo! :)
emalove emalove 9 years
I'm going to try this! I love it!
FrannyA FrannyA 9 years
Oh man.. I love this!
smileyface smileyface 9 years
Cute idea!
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