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Put it all together! Slide your bolts in and thread the nuts on tight. You wont need to go tighter than your hand can tighten by itself. Now you’re ready to go cut some flowers and press away!

These are easy and fun to make (I already own several) and the results speak for themselves. Now you can keep those beautiful blooms with you all year long!

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If you use wingnuts instead of the plain flat nuts, it will be easier to tighten & loosen your press.
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That's cool! Looks so easy and beautifully painted :)
Thank you! :D
I used to have a flower press as a kid, I loved it! It had different kinds of papers in it, I guess as blotters to take out the moisture of the flowers. Great tip to use pre-cut wood shapes!

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