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Shirley Bovshow shows how easy it is to make and share scents of the Holiday season with potpourri.

MATERIALS:

  • 3 tablespoons Vermiculite
  • 15 drops Peppermint essential oil

FRAGRANCE MIX MATERIALS:

  • 3 tablespoons Vermiculite
  • 15 drops Peppermint essential oil

The special ingredient in our potpourri is “VERMICULITE! It makes a perfect FIXITIVE, or “fragrance holder” to scent your potpourri. It is a key ingredient in both our traditional and our ENVELOPE potpourri.

INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Mix a blend of dried white flowers
  • Add pine cones and nuts painted in gold and silver
  • Top off and detail with dried red rose petals
  • Use a total of 4 cups of dried material

TO CREATE FRAGRANCE MIX:

  • Mix oil into vermiculite and add to flower mix
  • Cover with plastic and set in a cupboard for a few days to allow fragrance to set for best results.

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